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NFL draft coming to AT&T Stadium

ARLINGTON, TX (KXXV) -

The National Football League announced that the 2018 NFL Draft will take place at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX.

Officials say this is the first time in the draft's 83 year history that a franchise's stadium will host the event. League leaders say after last year's success in Philadelphia, they launched a search committee to find the most suitable arena to hold the event. It just so happens the home of the Dallas Cowboys was the place the NFL was looking for.

The draft is scheduled to take place from Apr 26 to the 28.

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