NFL to begin bid process for cities to host annual scouting combine beginning in 2023, source says

The NFL has educated its teams that it will acknowledge bids from metropolitan areas other than Indianapolis to host its once-a-year scouting merge commencing in 2023, a resource confirmed to ESPN on Wednesday.

According to the resource, all NFL teams will have the option to enable the league know whether or not they have curiosity in internet hosting the merge as very well as forthcoming NFL drafts and Tremendous Bowls.

The merge has been held in Indianapolis since 1987, nevertheless only the professional medical part was held this 12 months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the 2022 merge is scheduled to be held there as very well. Indianapolis is predicted to make a bid to continue on internet hosting the occasion, but starting up in 2023, it will have competition.

The Indianapolis Small business Journal was the initially to report the improvement, which is the outcome of the NFL’s ongoing thrust to evolve its marquee situations. The good results the league has experienced in rotating the site of the draft in latest decades is element of the enthusiasm for making an attempt the identical point with the merge.