NFL Draft Averages 4 Million Viewers

ESPN, ESPN2, NFL Network's Combined Audience Up 8% from 2012; Score Second-Best Mark behind 2010 Event

The 2013 NFL Draft drafted some big Nielsens, averaging 4 million viewers  on ESPN, ESPN2 and NFL Network over the course of its three days.

That delivery stands as the second best behind the 2010 selection show and was 8% above last year’s average, according to NFL officials.

Over the three days, ESPN and ESPN2 averaged 3.04 million viewers, up 4% from 2.92 million in 2012, while NFL Network jumped 23% to a 931,000 average, according to Nielsen data.