It’s a big day for football fans who are gearing up for the 2013 NFL draft. The first round picks start tonight, Thursday, April 25, at 8:00 pm ET, followed by the second and third round on Friday and Saturday, respectively. Use one or all of these iOS apps below to bone up on the draft picks as well as follow the NFL draft live for the next few days.
Draftpedia [iPhone; Free]
Draftpedia offers comprehensive draft information for the NFL and NBA that extends back to 1970 for the NFL and 1969 for the NBA. It’s a wealth of sports draft information right at your fingertips.
2013 Draft HQ – Pro Football [iOS Universal; US$2.99]
2013 Draft HQ – Pro Football is your one-stop shop for information about the draft. Follow news on the top players and read their stats from when they were in college. There’s also mock drafts and forums so you can participate in the draft instead of just read about it.
CBS Sports App [iPhone; Free]
The CBS Sports app will offer streaming coverage of CBSSports.com’s Draft Show Live on the iPhone. The CBS app will also feature mock drafts, player profiles and a live draft picker with round-by-round picks.
NFL Mobile [iOS Universal; Free]
The NFL Mobile app will provide live video coverage of the NFL draft as well as other draft features like draft alerts and draft trackers, which allow you to follow your favorite prospects and teams. *Some features may require a subscription and may be limited to Verizon or Verizon Wireless customers.
NFL 2013 [iOS Universal; Free]
The NFL 2013 app also offers live coverage of the draft and includes Draft Xtra, a second-screen experience that you can monitor while you watch the draft on TV or over the internet at NFL.com/LIVE. There’s also news, analysis and mock drafts. *Some features may require a COX, Cablevision or FiOS NFL Network subscription.
Five apps that’ll help you follow the 2013 NFL Draft originally appeared on TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog on Thu, 25 Apr 2013 11:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.