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How to Watch and Listen to the NFL Draft as a Buccaneers Fan

There are more ways than ever to immerse yourself in all the action of the NFL’s biggest offseason event. The 2020 NFL Draft starts Thursday night!


The 2020 NFL Draft starts Thursday night and it's all virtual this year! That means there are more ways than ever to watch, listen and interact with the biggest event of the offseason.

Not only will you be able to watch multiple streams on multiple networks, you can tune in early at 7 p.m. for the Buccaneers Virtual Draft Party presented by Miller Lite. There will be celebrity and player guests dropping in, exclusive content and interactions with fellow Bucs fans and it's all going down on Facebook.

Take a look below to see how to join in on the fun and where you can watch and listen to the primetime event.

Buccaneers Virtual Draft Party: Presented by Miller Lite, the virtual draft festivities will take place within the Official Tampa Bay Buccaneers Fans Group on Facebook. If you aren't already a member, what are you waiting for? You need to be a member of the group in order to take part.

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How to Watch: ESPN and NFL Network will combine to offer a singular presentation across both networks, while ABC will present its own distinctive, prime-time telecasts for rounds 1-3, in addition to simulcasting the ESPN and NFL Network telecast of rounds 4-7, according to a release from the league.

How to Listen: The Bucs Draft Show will start at 7 p.m. on 95.3 WDAE with hosts TJ Rives and Pat Donovan. They'll be following each pick once the draft starts and go live to Bucs press conferences once Tampa Bay's selection is made.

Predict the Pick: Put yourself in Jason Licht's shoes and be the GM. Answer draft-related questions through the app and make your own pick for the Buccaneers.

Download the Bucs Official App to play.

NFL Fan Experiences: The league announced partnerships with Snapchat, Spotify and TikTok to help fans from all over get in on the action. Snapchat will have custom filters that let fans capture themselves getting drafted while also helping with COVID-19 relief fundraising efforts. There will also be exclusive shows and lenses. Spotify will release official playlists from the league as well as some top draft prospects and TikTok will be promoting the #GoingPro, encouraging fans to create their own videos.

Draft-A-Thon: The NFL is hosting a massive fundraising effort for coronavirus relief efforts that will be livestreamed on all NFL social and digital platforms. It will be hosted by Rich Eisen and Primetime Deion Sanders. Donations can be made at any time at NFL.com/relief. A portion of what we raise together during the 2020 Draft will support our local Feeding Tampa Bay #draftathon

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