The National Football League announced Friday the names of the players who have been granted special eligibility for the 2018 NFL Draft and the players who have fulfilled their degree requirements with college football eligibility remaining and are also eligible for selection in the 2018 in AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas on April 26-28.
There were a record 106 players granted special early eligibility in 2018. The previous record for early entrants was 98 in the 2014 draft.
Each of the players granted special eligibility has met the league’s three-year eligibility rule and each has submitted a written application in which he renounced his remaining college football eligibility. The deadline for receiving applications was Jan. 16. Original release Here
The players granted special eligibility for the 2018 NFL Draft: Sorted by Team.
The following 13 players have in timely fashion under NFL rules officially notified the league office that they have fulfilled their degree requirements. Consequently, they are eligible for selection: Sorted by Team.
The following players inquired about their draft status and are eligible for selection without the need for special eligibility: Sorted by Team.