NFL Draft Countdown


Nathan Cheatham

Draft Countdown started in 1997 as one of the earliest NFL Draft websites on the internet by Scott Wright. With over two decades of reliable NFL Draft content, Draft Countdown has been the go to site for Mock Drafts, Rankings, and more. 

In 2021, Scott Wright stepped aside and Managing Partners Shane P. Hallam and Brian Bosarge relaunched Draft Countdown into the modern era. Both bring a passion and over 30 years of combined experience covering the NFL Draft. 
Shane P. Hallam is a long time journalist for including years of podcasting with Scott about the NFL Draft. In addition to Draft Countdown, Shane has been a writer at sites such as 247Sports,, and He has been featured on radio and podcasts such as ESPN Radio, SiriusXM Fantasy, 4for4, and Rotoviz. He also is co-host of the Devy Marketplace Podcast with Kane Fossell analyzing future draft classes for fantasy football. Shane has been a 2-time winner of The Huddle Report’s Top 100 Contest.
Brian is the founder of and has been covering the NFL Draft there since 2012. He is a proud member of the Football Writers Association of America and a Biletnikoff Award voter. Brian has been heard across the nation, talking NFL Draft on numerous radio stations. He is also the color analyst for the radio broadcast of the Senior Bowl game.
E-mail all Media and Business inquiries to:

Shane P. Hallam