Raiders 2023 Draft Preview: How to watch, draft order and more

The 2023 NFL Draft is here. Read through for everything you need to know before the Raiders are on the clock.

When and where is the draft?

The 2023 NFL Draft kicks off on Thursday, April 27 at 5 p.m. PT in Kansas City, Missouri. It wraps up Saturday, April 29.

  • Round 1: 5 p.m. PT on Thursday, April 27
  • Rounds 2-3: 4 p.m. PT on Friday, April 28
  • Rounds 4-7: 9 a.m. PT on Saturday, April 29

How do I watch the draft?

Each day, the draft will air on NFL Network, ABC, ESPN and ESPN Deportes, and will be livestreamed on NFL+.

National radio coverage will be provided by SiriusXM NFL Radio, Westwood One and ESPN Radio. Raider Nation Radio 920AM will feature pre-draft coverage Thursday from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Friday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Fans 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 livestream alerts for various announcements.

What is the full draft order for the first round?

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

For the full seven-round draft order, click here.

What picks do the Raiders have?

The Silver and Black currently have 12 draft picks (subject to change). Their first selection comes at No. 7 overall.

The Raiders' 12 selections are tied with the Houston Texans for most in the 2023 Draft. The 12 picks made would also be the most for the Raiders in a single draft since the NFL Draft went to seven rounds in 1997 and the most overall since 1988, according to Raiders PR. Previously, the most selections the Raiders have ever made is 11 (2007 Draft).

Table inside Article
RoundDraft Pick
Round 1No. 7
Round 2No. 38
Round 3No. 70
No. 100 (via New York Giants)
Round 4No. 109
Round 5No. 141
No. 144 (via Atlanta Falcons)
No. 174 (compensatory)
Round 6No. 204 (via Dallas Cowboys)
No. 214 (compensatory)
Round 7No. 220 (via Arizona Cardinals)
No. 231 (via New England Patriots)

Follow along on our draft tracker and social channels for all the latest news and content from the 2023 Draft:

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Twitter: @Raiders

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As the Raiders get set to pick No. 7 in the 2023 NFL Draft, take a look back at photos of past players the Raiders took in that spot.

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