How to Watch the 2018 NFL Draft on Roku, Apple TV, Fire TV, & More





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The NFL Draft is here again! The best part is you can stream the 2018 NFL draft on Roku, Apple TV, Fire TV, Android TV, and more even if you don’t have a cable TV subscription. For the first time in a long time, the NFL Draft will also be available free over the air on FOX and ABC.

Here is the break down of the 2018 NFL Draft schedule and what networks will have coverage on what days:

Round 1: Thursday, April 26 at 8:00 PM ET on the NFL Network, FOX, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN Deportes; NFL, FOX Sports and ESPN digital properties

Rounds 2-3: Friday, April 27 at 7:00 PM ET on the NFL Network, FOX, ESPN/ESPN2; NFL, FOX Sports and ESPN digital properties

Rounds 4-7: Saturday, April 28 at Noon ET on the NFL Network, ABC, ESPN; NFL and ESPN digital properties

So how can you stream the games on your favorite streaming player? Well with one of the following services: 


Sling TV

Sling TV offers ESPN and the NFL Network nationwide. They also have FOX and ABC in select markets. You can find ESPN for just $20 a month and you can add the NFL Network as an add-on..


fuboTV has recently added many FOX affiliates and recently they added the NFL Network for $19.99 a month for the first month—a great deal to test out their live TV streaming service.


Hulu has the most locals of any service and offers ESPN, ABC, and FOX, among others. If you already have Hulu, you can add their live TV service for just $32 a month.

PlayStation Vue

PlayStation Vue starts at $39.99 and includes ESPN, ABC and FOX Plus the NFL Network.

PlayStation Vue also offers a 5-day free trial allowing you to test the service before you pay for it.

YouTube TV

If you live in a market with YouTube TV typically they will offer most if not all of your locals streaming online. Starting at $39.99 YouTube TV is a great option for many cord cutters.


If you are an AT&T Unlimited customer, you can get DIRECTV NOW for as little as $20 a month. (Typically $35 a month.) Now locals will change depending on where you live but DIRECTV NOW has FOX and ABC in many markets. They also carry the

DIRECTV NOW offers a 7-day free trial allowing you to test the service out before you pay for it


Most locals are free in most parts of the United States. All you need is an antenna, and you can enjoy all the locals available in your area.

To see if you can get locals for free over the air, visit There you can find out which locals are available over the air in your area.

Audio Coverage:

TuneIn Radio App:

If you are in your car or just want audio coverage of breaking news checkout the TuneIn app. They have a live stream of the NFL Draft audio feed perfect for your car or just as you work around the house.

Tunein also has many apps for smart TVs and boxes like Roku. You can find the right app for your devices here or stream it live in your browser here:


If you have SiriusXM Radio they will live stream the NFL Draft on the NFL 24/7 channel.

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