The latest free gizmo from Sports Illustrated provides fans a tool to not only follow along the upcoming draft, but look at players capsules and rankings before the selections are made. The 2012 NFL Draft Tracker offers a variety of excellent supplemental functions for the event, including:
- Live pick tracking: Follow along as teams make their selections, or browse ahead or back through the picks to see previous selections or upcoming slots.
- Live draft analysis: Follow the live analysis from the NFL draft experts at ColdHardFootballFacts.com as they break down each team's selections and strategies.
- Best available rankings: Keep track of the players left on the board with SI's best available rankings. In addition to listing the undrafted players, the rankings also offer individualized analysis with numerical grades.
- Sortable lists: Follow specific players, teams, conferences or schools with SI's View By sorter.
The 2012 NFL Draft kicks off Thursday, April 26, at 6:00 p.m. MT.