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Cowboys To Convert AT&T Stadium For '18 NFL Draft; First Time Event Held At NFL Stadium

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 19 / 17

The Cowboys will host the '18 NFL Draft at AT&T Stadium , marking the "first time in league history that the draft will be staged at an NFL stadium," according to a front-page piece by David Moore of the DALLAS MORNING NEWS. The Cowboys "intend to convert AT&T Stadium into an indoor/outdo...

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