Sporting News Multi-Platform Content Series, SN50: NFL Draft Presented by Wrangler®, Counts Down the Top 10 Draft Prospects Starting Today

Sporting News and Optimum Scouting ranked the top overall 50 NFL Draft prospects regardless of position and are presenting the top 10 with a plaque recognizing their honor

Sporting News’ content partner, Optimum Scouting, has established itself as an authority on the NFL Draft with detailed scouting reports and draft guides dating back a decade, by advising professional clients and pro teams, and aiding underclassmen in their own draft declaration decisions.

For Sporting News and Perform Media, this is the latest installment of their SN50 franchise which has included previous years’ NFL Drafts, the top talents in MLB, Goal 50’s top worldwide soccer players, and NXGN – soccer’s 50 most promising talents. Sporting News’ focus on enhancing the multi-platform experience for consumers, leagues and advertisers comes as sports fans are increasingly shifting their sports content consumption to mobile devices and social platforms. Visual-laden graphics and analysis combined with snack-able, mobile-friendly written and produced content across owned-and-operated and social sites make for a comprehensive, multi-media experience.

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Perform Media connects brands with sports fans across a global network of digital destinations.

Our global and local media properties are designed to engage a mass audience of sports fans, wherever they are and on whatever platforms they choose. Our strategy is to continue to launch and grow major digital media assets, which deliver our content to fans via market-leading consumer products, creating a global audience for advertisers.

About Wrangler®

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Benson Taylor

Editorial Director, Sporting News