Fans of all 32 NFL clubs were found all over the Strip on Thursday, from the Fountains of Bellagio to the fan experience located behind the Linq.
As expected, the Raiders spent a quiet first night of the draft. But as they look ahead to Day Two, they do so confident they can reel in players of interest.
The beatdown began early when Georgia defensive end Travon Walker was taken No. 1 by the Jacksonville Jaguars. Sportsbooks lost for the sixth straight year on the NFL draft.
Six wide receivers were selected in the NFL draft and two others traded on Thursday as the position continued to gain more prominence.
In trading for wide receiver Davante Adams from the Packers, the Raiders secured a far more polished player than any available in the first round of the NFL draft.
From terminals to trams, NFL fans traveled from across the country and around the Las Vegas area in large numbers.
Check out the top performances from Thursday’s high school baseball and softball action.
The fashion is second only to the football when it comes to the NFL draft, and this year’s prospects did not disappoint.
Because he marred his last outing Sept. 10 against Robson Conceicao with a subpar performance — and a preceding positive test for a banned substance — Oscar Valdez seeks redemption.
It’s a red-carpet scene like no other. Striding along stage built on Lake Bellagio and feeling that Las Vegas breeze are CB Ahmad “Sauce” Gardner, then DE Jermaine Johnson, then designated showman Donny Osmond.