The NFL itself, some of the league’s teams and several media outlets turned to the social network’s live-video-streaming feature to bring fans closer to the action.
Facebook shared several examples of Facebook Live in use before and during this year’s NFL draft (embedded below), from the NFL, as well as:
- NFL teams: Buffalo Bills, Miami Dolphins, Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans, Carolina Panthers, San Diego Chargers, Indianapolis Colts, New York Jets.
- Media: Fox Sports, Bleacher Report, ESPN, 120 Sports, Campus Insiders, SB Nation, CSN Mid-Atlantic, Yahoo Sports.
Readers: Did you follow the NFL Draft on Facebook?