Press Release

Raiders to Announce Rounds 4 to 6 Draft Picks from Nellis Air Force Base

Release Number: 010418

 

 

 

 

MEDIA ADVISORY

 

                                    UNITED STATES AIR FORCE                               

 

Nellis Air Force Base
99th ABW Public Affairs
5870 Devlin Dr.
Bldg. 595, Ste 132
Nellis AFB, NV 89191
Phone: (702) 652-2750  

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Advisory No. 20180425
          Date: April 25, 2017
   

Raiders to Announce Rounds 4 to 6 Draft Picks from Nellis Air Force Base

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. – The Oakland Raiders have announced their Day Three selections for the 2018 NFL Draft will be made from Nellis Air Force Base in the Thunderbirds hangar on April 28.  

Raiders Alumni Napoleon McCallum, a former Navy Lieutenant, and Greg Townsend will be joined by Nellis Air Force Base Airmen in making the selections. Raiders Alumni and Airmen will be available for interviews from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  
                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Raiders presently have seven selections in rounds four to six—one in the fourth (No. 110), two in the fifth (Nos. 159, 173) and four in the sixth (Nos. 185, 212, 216, 217).  

For the second straight year, round six will be youth football-themed and the Raiders have invited 15 children of local service members to participate in the selections.   Media are invited to attend on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.   Media interested in covering this event should contact the Public Affairs Office at 702- 652-2750, option 5.    

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