Tag Archives: NFL Draft

Auction of DeMarcus Ware Autographed NFL Draft Helmets Benefits AISD Art Programming

Want to bring home a unique piece of NFL Draft history? Bidding is still open for 10 football helmets, decorated by Arlington ISD junior high art students, that were displayed in the Dallas Cowboys’ war room during last month’s NFL Draft. The students who participated in the helmet decorating competition were the…

NFL Draft in Arlington Was Highest-Rated, Most-Watched Draft Ever

Everything is bigger and better in Texas! The NFL Draft, held last week at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, was the highest-rated and most-watched draft ever, according to the NFL. The NFL expanded this year’s draft coverage to broadcast television for the first time. The complete, three-day NFL Draft averaged a combined 3.6…

Dream Come True: AISD High Schools Take the Stage at the 2018 NFL Draft

Football captains from six Arlington ISD schools took the stage alongside NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to represent the Dallas Cowboys during the team’s 1st round pick at the 2018 NFL Draft in The American Dream City. Below is the list of AISD high schools whose football players were represented on Thursday,…

Dream Builders: Lamar High School’s NFL Draft Service Project at Sherrod Elementary

Dream Builders is a show on MyArlingtonTV that highlights the ways our community is helping kids dream big, nurture their creativity, polish their skills and develop the tools they need to achieve their American Dream as young adults. The latest Dream Builders episode focuses on the NFL Draft Community Ambassadors service project conducted by Lamar…

NFL Legacy Project: Arlington ISD to Receive $1.8 Million Football Field Renovation

The City of Arlington, Dallas Cowboys, Gene and Jerry Jones Family Arlington Youth Foundation, NFL Foundation and Hellas Construction teamed up Wednesday to ensure that the legacy of the NFL Draft extends far beyond the week’s festivities in a groundbreaking ceremony at Workman Junior High School. At the ceremony, the Gene…

Students Celebrate Health and Wellness at Fuel Up to Play 60 Event at AT&T Stadium

Nearly 500 students from Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area elementary schools visited AT&T Stadium on Tuesday for a youth health and wellness celebration hosted by the Dallas Cowboys, Dairy MAX, NFL and Fuel Up to Play 60. The celebration honored schools and students that have achieved Touchdown status with Fuel Up to Play…

Catch a Ride on Milo, Arlington’s Autonomous Shuttle, During NFL Draft

Heading out to AT&T Stadium for the NFL Draft Experience this weekend? Here’s your chance to also experience a ride on the transportation technology of the future. The City of Arlington is offering free rides on the Milo autonomous shuttle on a first-come, first-serve basis during the NFL Draft event, set…

NFL Draft Leaves a Lasting Legacy at Arlington’s Brantley Hinshaw Park

Long after the football fans are gone, this weekend’s NFL Draft event will leave a permanent green footprint behind in Arlington. Local school children, volunteers from Verizon and Arlington Parks and Recreation employees joined together Monday to plant 35 trees at Brantley Hinshaw Park. The event, part of a project coordinated…

Arlington Excited to Host Largest NFL Draft Experience This Week

The NFL Draft is heading to Arlington this week! Dallas Cowboys Executive Vice President and Chief Brand Officer Charlotte Jones Anderson and NFL Senior Vice President of Events Peter O’Reilly hosted a press conference Monday morning to preview the free and family-friendly activities occurring throughout the week. Starting on Thursday, April 26, the…