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Brandt thinks Chicago will host draft

According to NFL.com's Bryan Fischer, NFL media senior analyst Gil Brandt thinks that Chicago is the favorite to host the 2015 NFL Draft.

"If I were an oddsmaker, I would say Chicago is where it'll be next year," Brandt told SiriusXM. "... The draft is going be a grand event, as we know it. It's going be, not only the players being selected, but we're going to have events outside of the draft area in which they will have a 40-yard dash race for people that want to run the 40 like players do. It'll be just like the event they have at the Super Bowl, the NFL Experience."

According to Fischer, the McCormick Place convention center has been mentioned as a likely site and would provide a flexible and large space to hold the draft and adjoining fan festival.

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