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NFL draft Day 1: Strip comes alive with football fanatics — PHOTOS

Updated April 29, 2022 - 9:12 am

Fans of all 32 NFL clubs gathered together Thursday on the Strip to celebrate the first day of the NFL draft.

They were scattered throughout the area, ranging from the draft’s red carpet stage set up over the Fountains of Bellagio to the draft theater and fan experience located behind the Linq.

The draft continues Friday and ends Saturday.

More photos: Future NFL stars light up the Strip with custom suits, jewelry

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