University of Washington cornerback Desmond Trufant is one of 23 players who have accepted invitations from the league to attend this year’s NFL draft at Radio City Musical Hall in New York City.
Players projected to be drafted in the first round are generally invited to attend the draft. Trufant’s oldest brother Marcus was selected No. 11 overall by the Seattle Seahawks in the 2003 draft.
The 78th annual NFL draft is scheduled to take place April 25-27. Round 1 is on Thursday, rounds 2 and 3 on Friday, and rounds 4 through 7 on Sunday.
Here’s the full list of players scheduled to attend Thursday’s festivities.
Ezekial Ansah, DE, Brigham Young
Tavon Austin, WR, West Virginia
Jonathan Cooper, G, North Carolina
Eric Fisher, OT, Central Michigan
Sharrif Floyd, DT, Florida
D.J. Fluker, OT, Alabama
Luke Joeckel, OT, Texas A&M
Lane Johnson, OT, Oklahoma
Dion Jordan, DE, Oregon
Eddie Lacy, RB, Alabama
E.J. Manuel, QB, Florida State
Dee Milliner, CB, Alabama
Barkevious Mingo, DE, LSU
Cordarrelle Patterson, WR, Tennessee
Eric Reid, S, LSU
Xavier Rhodes, CB, Florida State
Sheldon Richardson, DT, Missouri
Geno Smith, QB, West Virginia
Desmond Trufant, CB, Washington
Kenny Vaccaro, S, Texas
Chance Warmack, G, Alabama
Menelik Watson, OT, Florida State
Bjoern Werner, DE, Florida State.