NFL Film's 'Hey Rookie, Welcome to the NFL' to Feature Saquon Barkley

By Craig Fritz on April 10, 2018 at 10:19 am
Draft hopefuls Marcus Allen and Saquon Barkley

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Fans can get a look inside Saquon Barkley's draft prep in a new season of NFL Film's "Hey Rookie, Welcome to the NFL," airing Tuesday, April 10 at 8:30 p.m. EDT on ESPN2. The four-part series features adventures from Barkley and fellow projected first-round pick defensive end Bradley Chubb from North Carolina State. "Hey Rookie" is part of more than 40 hours of ESPN programming dedicated to the 2018 NFL Draft, which will be held in Arlington, Texas, April 26-28.

Hey Rookie, Welcome to the NFL (April 10: 8:30 p.m., ESPN2): Projected first-round draft picks Saquon Barkley and Bradley Chubb headline this NFL Films-produced four-part series that follows the soon-to-be NFL rookies through their final days in college football, to their hometowns, the NFL Scouting Combine, their Pro Days and the 2018 NFL Draft. - ESPN

For some reason, Barkley's draft prep includes a trip to Florida's gator country with teammate and fellow draft-prepper Marcus Allen. Check out the clip below for what is sure to be just a taste of the fun Barkley is having as he nears draft day.