I don’t know if it’s the pageantry, the intrigue, the suspense or the sheer unapologetic hype, but the NFL draft continues to deliver the kind of entertainment you can’t get anywhere else except at the Academy Awards, the Golden Globes, the Emmys, the Grammys, the ESPYs and any episode of “Keeping Up with the Kardashians”.
Did I leave out the Players Choice Awards?
The only difference is that the draft is an actual news event, as well as a celebration of the curious antitrust immunity enjoyed by professional sports leagues.
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