League Announces Draft Selection Order

by NGL Personnel


JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA- The National Gridiron League is proud to announce the 2018 NGL Free Agent Draft selection order. The NGL Free Agent Draft will take place on Monday, October 1st, 2018 live via the NGL Network on YouTube. 

The draft will consist of three rounds in a snake format, meaning the team with the last pick in the first round will have the first pick in the second, with the third round taking an inside-out arrangement. Teams will not be permitted to trade first-round selections ensuring an inaugural choice for each NGL franchise. 

"This draft emphasizes our league-wide focus to grow brand awareness for the National Gridiron League throughout the nation while offering our players a first-class experience. We are looking forward to a new class of talent to join our family and elevate our league both on and off the turf,” said National Gridiron League President Joe McClendon, III.

The 2018 NGL Free Agent Draft will begin at 6:30 pm ET and is available for fans to view via the NGL Network on YouTube. Fans will have the opportunity to witness the draft first hand, welcoming their team’s first ever draft selection. The Free Agent Draft will feature inaugural draft classes for all twelve NGL franchises who will kickoff play March of 2019. 

First-round of the 2018 NGL Free Agent Draft selection order is as follows:

  1. Kapitals
  2. Pioneers
  3. Twisters
  4. Bighorns
  5. Stampede
  6. Blue Bombers
  7. Red Sticks
  8. Iron Horses
  9. Mudcats
  10. Destroyers
  11. Wildcats
  12. Firebirds

Second-round of the 2018 NGL Free Agent Draft selection order (subject to change pending trades) is as follows:

  1. Firebirds
  2. Wildcats
  3. Destroyers
  4. Mudcats
  5. Iron Horses
  6. Red Sticks
  7. Blue Bombers
  8. Stampede
  9. Bighorns
  10. Twisters
  11. Pioneers
  12. Kapitals

Third-round of the 2018 NGL Free Agent Draft selection order (subject to change pending trades) is as follows:

  1. Blue Bombers
  2. Red Sticks
  3. Stampede
  4. Iron Horses
  5. Bighorns
  6. Mudcats
  7. Twisters
  8. Destroyers
  9. Pioneers
  10. Wildcats
  11. Kapitals
  12. Firebirds

For more information continue to visit twistersfootball.com.