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Raiders 2022 Draft Primer: How to watch, draft order, when the Raiders pick and more

We're just two days away from one of the biggest league events of the year: the NFL Draft. Read through for everything you need to know with all eyes on Las Vegas.

When is the draft?

The 2022 NFL Draft kicks off on Thursday, April 28 and will conclude on Saturday, April 30.

  • Day 1 (Round 1): 5 p.m. PT on Thursday, April 28
  • Day 2 (Rounds 2-3): 4 p.m. PT on Friday, April 29
  • Day 3 (Rounds 4-7): 9 a.m. PT on Saturday, April 30

Where is the draft?

Taking place in the Raiders' backyard, fans will get to experience the first ever draft in Las Vegas. The Draft Experience and Draft Theater are located behind the High Roller and The LINQ, adjacent Caesars Forum. The Red Carpet Stage, which will feature interviews with draft picks as well as performances from iconic Vegas entertainers, will be on the Bellagio Fountains.

Visit to register for free entry to the NFL Draft.

How do I watch the draft?

The draft will air each day on NFL Network, ABC, ESPN and ESPN Deportes.

Nationwide radio coverage will be provided by ESPN Radio, SiriusXM NFL Radio and Westwood One Sports.

You can also follow along with updates and news from, including our live draft tracker. Download the Raiders + Allegiant Stadium app to be the first to know the latest about the Silver and Black with push notifications and live stream alerts for various announcements.

What is the full draft order for the first round?

Table inside Article
Pick Team
1 Jacksonville Jaguars
2 Detroit Lions
3 Houston Texans
4 New York Jets
5 New York Giants
6 Carolina Panthers
7 New York Giants (via Chicago Bears)
8 Atlanta Falcons
9 Seattle Seahawks (via Denver Broncos)
10 New York Jets (via Seattle Seahawks)
11 Washington Commanders
12 Minnesota Vikings
13 Houston Texans (via Cleveland Browns)
14 Baltimore Ravens
15 Philadelphia Eagles (via Miami Dolphins)
16 New Orleans Saints (via Indianapolis Colts through Philadelphia Eagles)
17 Los Angeles Chargers
18 Philadelphia Eagles (via New Orleans Saints)
19 New Orleans Saints (via Philadelphia Eagles)
20 Pittsburgh Steelers
21 New England Patriots
22 Green Bay Packers (via Las Vegas Raiders)
23 Arizona Cardinals
24 Dallas Cowboys
25 Buffalo Bills
26 Tennessee Titans
27 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
28 Green Bay Packers
29 Kansas City Chiefs (via San Francisco 49ers through Miami Dolphins)
30 Kansas City Chiefs
31 Cincinnati Bengals
32 Detroit Lions (via Los Angeles Rams)

What picks do the Raiders have?

As of now, the Silver and Black have five draft picks, with their first selection coming in Round 3 at No. 86.

Table inside Article
Round Draft Selection
Round 3 No. 86
Round 4 No. 126
Round 5 No. 164 (via New England Patriots)
Round 5 No. 165
Round 7 No. 227 (via Carolina Panthers)

Follow along on our draft tracker and our social channels below for all the latest news and content from the 2022 Draft:

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