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Loads every draft pick since 1980 courtesy of PFR.

Usage

load_draft_picks(seasons = TRUE)

Arguments

seasons

a numeric vector of seasons to return, default TRUE returns all available data

Value

A tibble of NFL draft picks provided by Pro Football Reference.

See also

https://nflreadr.nflverse.com/articles/dictionary_draft_picks.html for the web data dictionary

dictionary_draft_picks for the data dictionary as bundled within the package

Issues with this data should be filed here: https://github.com/nflverse/nflverse-data

Examples

# \donttest{
try({ # prevents cran errors
  load_draft_picks()
})
#> ── nflverse Draft Picks, via Pro Football Reference ────────────────────────────
#>  Data updated: 2022-05-08 09:58:54 UTC
#> # A tibble: 11,897 × 36
#>    season round  pick team  gsis_id pfr_player_id cfb_player_id  pfr_player_name
#>     <int> <int> <int> <chr> <chr>   <chr>         <chr>          <chr>          
#>  1   1980     1     1 DET   NA      SimsBi00      billy-sims-1   Billy Sims     
#>  2   1980     1     2 NYJ   NA      JoneLa00      lam-jones-1    Lam Jones      
#>  3   1980     1     3 CIN   NA      MunoAn00      NA             Anthony Munoz  
#>  4   1980     1     4 GNB   NA      ClarBr23      bruce-clark-1  Bruce Clark    
#>  5   1980     1     5 BAL   NA      DickCu00      curtis-dickey… Curtis Dickey  
#>  6   1980     1     6 STL   NA      GreeCu21      curtis-greer-1 Curtis Greer   
#>  7   1980     1     7 ATL   NA      MillJu00      junior-miller… Junior Miller  
#>  8   1980     1     8 NYG   NA      HaynMa00      mark-haynes-1  Mark Haynes    
#>  9   1980     1     9 MIN   NA      MartDo21      NA             Doug Martin    
#> 10   1980     1    10 SEA   NA      GreeJa01      jacob-green-2  Jacob Green    
#> # … with 11,887 more rows, and 28 more variables: hof <lgl>, position <chr>,
#> #   category <chr>, side <chr>, college <chr>, age <dbl>, to <int>,
#> #   allpro <dbl>, probowls <dbl>, seasons_started <dbl>, w_av <dbl>,
#> #   car_av <dbl>, dr_av <dbl>, games <dbl>, pass_completions <dbl>,
#> #   pass_attempts <dbl>, pass_yards <dbl>, pass_tds <dbl>, pass_ints <dbl>,
#> #   rush_atts <dbl>, rush_yards <dbl>, rush_tds <dbl>, receptions <dbl>,
#> #   rec_yards <dbl>, rec_tds <dbl>, def_solo_tackles <dbl>, def_ints <dbl>, …
# }