Heavy traffic near Draft Town in Grant Park. (Nicole Sedivy/MEDILL)

DRAFT TOWN DAY 3: MOTHER NATURE ISN’T A FOOTBALL FAN 📹

By Nicole Sedivy

Rain or shine, the draft must go on.

Day three of the NFL Draft took place outdoors at Selection Square in Draft Town. But the weather didn’t cooperate. The National Weather Service reported an afternoon temperature of 47 degrees and rain. That didn’t stop every fan from attending. Some die hard football fanatics braved the weather to see their team pick the next future stars.

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