Note:so cowboys cant anymore have a player on the phone on tv before the pick? Does this mean if you do that then John Mara & Goodell can fine you some more salary cap or draft picks or money? Your thoughts are?:rolleyes: NFL reminds teams not to leak picks before podium announcement http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.co...to-announce-picks-before-podium-announcement/ Posted by Josh Alper on April 24, 2012, 2:13 PM EDT Getty Images The NFL really wants to keep the suspense alive during the draft this season. On the heels of the announcement that there will no longer be camera shots of players on the phone with teams in the green room just before they are picked and hints that analysts on the networks covering the event will not report picks before they are announced comes word that the league is reminding teams to keep the wraps on things. Darren Rovell of CNBC reports that the league recently reminded teams to withhold announcements of their picks via any medium before they are officially made on the stage at Radio City Music Hall.