The 2017 NFL Draft will be held from April 27-29 along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Players’ Tribune will document the draft with a unique glimpse into the lives and mindsets of some of this year’s top prospects, as they prepare for their NFL dreams to become reality.

The Myles I Know

What makes Myles special isn’t that he plays football. Not even close. It's that he could never play another down and he would still be a fine man.

NFL Draft Cover Letter

I don’t want you to think that a big arm is the only thing that got me here. I’m a football player. And I’m ready to do the job as your quarterback.

Scouting the Three Best Wide Receiver Prospects in the 2017 Draft

I love these three guys — I can tell that they all love football. But they’re going to need to work on a few things to get to their ceiling as pros.

Letter to My Younger Self

Dear 21-year-old Ryan: I have a joke for you. Stop me if you've heard it before ... What’s the difference between Ryan Leaf and God?

NFL Cover Letter: Derek Barnett

Right now, you might know me as the kid who broke Reggie White’s sack record at Tennessee, but that’s not the only thing I’m going to be remembered for by the time I leave this game.

A Letter to NFL GMs

I’m writing you today to let you know that I am more than the guy who beat cancer. I’m writing to tell you some things that you don’t know about me.

NFL Draft Cover Letter

Dear NFL Coaches and General Managers: I know what you’re looking for in a football player. Really … I do.

Don’t Count Me Out

Since my surgery, I’ve realized something: Nothing’s gonna stop me now. And you know what? I’mma come back as a monster.

Goodbye, Tennessee

We were surrounded by 90,000 Georgia fans, but the only sound in the stadium was of Vols fans singing “Rocky Top.”

Goodbye, Aggieland

What makes being an Aggie so meaningful isn't something that can be seen or touched. It’s deeper than that.

No Matter What Happens

No matter what happens next, I know I’ll never experience something as special as being a Tar Heel.

A Letter to the Gator Nation

The University of Florida has changed my life. And I don’t mean that in the cliché way. I mean every single syllable of it.