The 2021 NFL Draft will again be an in-person event after the pandemic forced the draft to go virtual a year ago. The NFL has invited 13 potential first round picks to be in attendance as the draft gets underway in Cleveland, which means football’s brightest young stars get to hug a newly vaccinated Roger Goodell (boooooo) and more importantly show off their draft day outfits.
Fashion and draft day have gone hand-in-hand for decades. There have been so many memorable outfits at the NBA Draft over the years — Samaki Walker’s cream top hat and Jalen Rose’s red pinstripe suit are personal favorites — and the NFL Draft is no different. The class of 2021 is already bringing it to the draft day runway.
Here are a few of our favorite outfits from those in attendance at the 2021 NFL Draft.
The 2021 draft class features several sons of former NFL players, and Alabama cornerback Patrick Surtain II might be the best of the bunch.