Roger Goodell releases statement regarding Detroit hosting 2024 NFL Draft

The city of Detroit has been selected to host the 2024 NFL Draft and as you can imagine, Detroit Lions fans are very excited.

Here is what NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell had to say about the 2024 draft coming to the Motor City.

From Detroit Lions:

“The Draft has become a prominent offseason event across the country, and we are excited to work with the Lions and their partners to bring the 2024 NFL Draft to the Motor City,” said NFL Commissioner ROGER GOODELL. “With the help of Visit Detroit, the Detroit Sports Commission, and the City of Detroit the Lions passionate fan base and all visitors will be treated to an incredible three-day experience.”

“Today is a historic day for Detroit with the announcement that the 2024 NFL Draft is coming to the Motor City,” said CLAUDE MOLINARI, Visit Detroit President and CEO. “Visit Detroit is looking forward to working with our partners in the hospitality community to welcome enthusiastic football fans from across the country who will make our city a pigskin pilgrimage stop. Hosting the draft is another exciting win for Detroit, and it will deliver a powerful economic impact and highlight the vibrancy of our region.”

“As we learn that Detroit has been selected to host the 2024 NFL Draft, today is momentous for our city and the Detroit Sports Commission,” said DAVE BEACHNAU, Detroit Sports Commission Executive Director. “Hosting the NFL Draft in Detroit promises to be a celebration of our community's spirit. It will deliver high value for our residents, businesses, and the great fans who make Detroit the best sports city in America. Our partnerships with the Detroit Lions and other valued community organizations helped make this bid a reality. Now, the real work begins with our focus on our collective commitment, contributions, and collaboration. We are steadfast to host a tremendous event in 2024.”

Nation, will you be attending the 2024 NFL Draft in Downtown Detroit?