Integration GuidesReference Docs
Coverage MatrixDocumentationRelease LogLog InContact Us

Top Prospects

NFL Top Prospects provides a list of the top prospects for a given year.


Update Frequency

TTL / Cache: 2 seconds

Data Updates: Prospects are added after the NCAA football season is complete and after declaration (mid-January)

Data Points

Draft Info:
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
end_datedraftDateEnd date of a draft
ex. 2022-04-30
iddraftGUIDUnique ID of a draft
ex. 01c63362-299c-48a0-b725-63fa18fca261
start_datedraftDateStart date of a draft
ex. 2022-04-30
statusdraftStringStatus of a draft
ex. closed
aliasprospect - teamStringProspect's team alias
ex. IOW (Iowa)
idprospect - teamGUIDUnique ID of a prospect's team
ex. a2ee495d-37c7-45ac-ac3d-d3a492a219c1
marketprospect - teamStringProspect's team market name
ex. Iowa
nameprospect - teamStringProspect's team name
ex. Hawkeyes
yeardraftIntegerYear of a draft
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
channelbroadcastStringName of the game's broadcast channel
internetbroadcastStringName of the game's internet stream
networkbroadcastStringName of the game's broadcast network
ex. Amazon Prime Video
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
aliasleagueStringAlias of a league
ex. NFL
idleagueGUIDUnique ID of a league
ex. 3c6d318a-6164-4290-9bbc-bf9bb21cc4b8
nameleagueStringName of a league
ex. National Football League
aliasprospect - conferenceStringAlias of a prospect's conference
ex. SEC
idprospect - conferenceGUIDUnique ID of a prospect's conference
ex. c7a491c8-d0f2-4ca1-9403-f82db4452dd1
nameprospect - conferenceStringName of a prospect's conference
ex. SEC
aliasdivisionStringAlias of a prospect's division
ex. FBS
iddivisionGUIDUnique ID of a prospect's division
ex. 43d3cede-6b8f-4158-bc7f-c3c7365e5b32
namedivisionStringName of a prospect's division
ex. I-A
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
birth_placeprospectStringBirthplace of a prospect
ex. Tyler, TX, USA
experienceprospectStringExperience of a college prospect
ex. JR or SR
first_nameprospectStringFirst name of a prospect
ex. Patrick
heightprospectIntegerHeight in inches
idprospectGUIDUnique prospect/draft ID of a player
ex. 11cad59d-90dd-449c-a839-dddaba4fe16c
last_nameprospectStringLast name of a prospect
ex. Mahomes
league_idprospectGUIDThe NFL API ID of a player.

This will appear once the player has been drafted and exported to the NFL API. Typically, it happens the day after they are drafted.
ex. 5250f409-d4d7-48ac-adf4-35c3561ffad1
nameprospectStringFull name of a prospect
ex. Patrick Mahomes
positionprospectStringPosition of a prospect
See our FAQ for a list of valid positions
source_idprospectGUIDUnique player ID from a prospect's source (for example, the NCAA Football API)
ex. 9fe7c9f9-5830-4e22-953d-054a44342323
team_nameprospectStringName of college or team
ex. Texas Tech
top_prospectprospectBooleanSignifies a top prospect
weightprospectDecimalWeight in lbs
AttributeParent ElementTypeDescription
addressvenueStringAddress of a draft venue
ex. 100 Alfred Lerner Way
cityvenueStringCity of a draft venue
ex. Cleveland
countryvenueStringCountry of a draft venue
ex. USA
namevenueStringName of a draft venue
ex. FirstEnergy Stadium
roof_typevenueStringRoof type of a venue
statevenueStringState of a draft venue
ex. OH
Click Try It! to start a request and see the response here!