81st NFL DRAFT -- THE ESSENTIALS
When: Round 1, 7 p.m. Thursday. Rounds 2-3, 6 p.m. Friday. Rounds 4-7, 11 a.m. Saturday.
Where: Auditorium Theatre, Chicago.
TV: ESPN, ESPN2 and NFL Network.
Selections: 253, including 32 compensatory choices.
Vikings choices (eight): First round, 23rd overall; second, 54th; third, 86th; fourth, 121st; fifth, 160th; sixth, 180th (from 49ers); seventh, 240th (from Buffalo) and 244th.
Time frame: There are 10 minutes between picks in the first round, seven in the second, five in rounds 3-6 and four in the seventh.
1. Los Angeles (from Tennessee)
2. Philadelphia (from Cleveland)
3. San Diego
7. San Francisco
8. Cleveland (from Phil. and Miami)
9. Tampa Bay
10. New York Giants
12. New Orleans
13. Miami (from Philadelphia)
15. Tennessee (from Los Angeles)
20. New York Jets
27. Green Bay
28. Kansas City
(Note: New England lost its first-round pick in Deflategate)
Jared Goff, QB, California
Carson Wentz, QB, NDSU
DeForest Buckner, DE, Oregon
Ezekiel Elliott, RB, Ohio State
Laremy Tunsil, OT, Mississippi
Jalen Ramsey, CB, Florida State
Joey Bosa, DE, Ohio State
Myles Jack, LB, UCLA
Ronnie Stanley, OT, Notre Dame
Laquon Treadwell, WR, Miss.
Shaq Lawson, DE, Clemson
Vernon Hargreaves, CB, Florida