Draft Season: SI's NFL draft miniseries

Latest Episodes

Gabe Marks, the quote machine | S2, Episode 6

April 20, 2017
Gabe Marks has spent his entire football career hearing how he’s too small and too slow, but no one could ever accuse him of having too...

West Georgia's NFL long shots | S2, Episode 5

April 18, 2017
To get to the University of West Georgia in tiny Carrollton, Alex Armah had to drive 88 miles from his parents’ house in Dacula, Ga....

Zach Banner, big man on a mission | S2, Episode 4

April 13, 2017
At USC, 6' 8" offensive lineman Zach Banner nearly topped 400 pounds. Now he's trying to prove to the NFL that he can trim his weight...

About The Show

Think about the toughest job interview you’ve ever had. Now imagine that interview was monitored by more than 30 million people worldwide, and involved, somehow, being measured and judged in your underwear. For hundreds of 20- to 22-year-olds every spring, this is an unblinkingly natural part of vying for a roster spot in the NFL. Every week SI’s Draft Season will take you behind the scenes of this crazy and fascinating world of the NFL draft.

More Episodes

Gabe Marks, the quote machine | S2, Episode 6

April 20, 2017
Gabe Marks has spent his entire football career hearing how he’s too small and too slow, but no one could ever accuse him of having too...

West Georgia's NFL long shots | S2, Episode 5

April 18, 2017
To get to the University of West Georgia in tiny Carrollton, Alex Armah had to drive 88 miles from his parents’ house in Dacula, Ga....

Zach Banner, big man on a mission | S2, Episode 4

April 13, 2017
At USC, 6' 8" offensive lineman Zach Banner nearly topped 400 pounds. Now he's trying to prove to the NFL that he can trim his weight...

Jermaine Eluemunor, foreign import | S2, Episode 3

April 11, 2017
The MMQB’s Emily Kaplan tells the story of offensive lineman Jermaine Eluemunor’s cross-continental evolution from a football-fascinated...

Jamal Adams, the top-10 pick | S2, Episode 2

April 6, 2017
If anyone in this year's NFL draft is prepared for the pressure and expectations that come with being a top-10 pick, it's Jamal Adams....

Austin Carr, walk-on warrior | S2, Episode 1

April 4, 2017
Draft Season returns for a second season as Sports Illustrated takes you behind the scenes of the crazy world of the NFL draft through...