Canton, Ohio is the place where football was invented and of course is the home for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Now it’s one of the finalists for the NFL Draft in 2019 or 2020.
Cleveland/Canton has been named one of five finalists to host the 2019 or 2020 NFL Draft.
— Cleveland Browns (@Browns) February 15, 2018
“Being selected as one of five finalists to host either the 2019 or 2020 NFL Draft in Cleveland and Canton is a great testament to our fans and the immense passion for football in Northeast Ohio,” Browns executive vice president/chief financial officer Dave Jenkins said in a statement.
The NFL also announced that Tennessee, Kansas City, Denver and Las Vegas are on the list, it’s now known when the league will make the announcement as to if the event will come to the home of the Hall of Fame.
This year’s NFL Draft will be held at the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.