Thursday, April 26, 2018
Frisky Frogs, 1530 Demonbreun Street
Hey Nashville Penn Staters!!
Please join us on Thursday, April 26 to watch the 2018 NFL Draft!
The Draft starts at 7pm - plan to show up a little early so you will be sure not to miss Saquon Barkley!
We will have door prizes and an auction for a special Sports Illustrated commemorative issue: "Penn State - 25 years in the Big Ten" - signed by Coach Franklin.
Fun Facts about the Draft
This is the fist time the draft is being held in an NFL stadium - Cowboys AT&T Stadium, Arlington, TX
Saquon Barkley was the 1st draft-eligible player this year to be invited to attend the draft in-person.
Saquon Barkley is considered the "best overall player" in the draft this year and is expected to be drafted early.
Ki-Jana Carter was the first Penn State player, and last running back, to be drafted #1 overall, in 1995.
Saquon Barkley was originally committed to Rutger's before Coach James Franklin flipped him.
Saquon Barkley has signed with agent Jay-Z's Roc Nation and was the 1st draft eligible player this year to ink an endorsement deal - with Nike. Saquon has also signed an exclusive deal with Panini - the world's largest sports and entertainment collectible company.
Penn State has several other notable players in this years draft. Come to the draft watch party to learn more about our guys!