LOOK: The NFL Draft Has A Boat Ready In Case A Player Decides To Jump In The Bellagio Fountain

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Two years after the NFL Draft was supposed to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, it is finally happening. When the Jacksonville Jaguars are officially announced to be on the clock, it will mark the start of a three-day party for players, fans and franchises alike.

Vegas is ready.

Originally, the plan was for the draft to be held in the middle of the Bellagio fountain. When a player in attendance heard his name called, he was going to get onto a boat and be ferried out to the stage.

The boat ended up being nixed, but the Bellagio background ended up coming true.

Here is a look at the NFL Draft stage set-up in Las Vegas:

The incredible backdrop could not be more perfect.

And the red carpet is ready.

On the night before the draft, the city gave a taste of what is to come. The Bellagio fountains took a break from their normal routine and gave it an NFL twist.

On draft day, fans started to line up on Las Vegas Boulevard more than six hours ahead of the first pick.

With everything ready to go for the big night, there was always one looming question—

Will one of the first round NFL Draft picks go full-send after having his name called and jump into the Bellagio fountain? And if they do, what happens?

Well, the NFL has a plan. Should one of the first rounders jump into the fountain (or if someone somehow slipped and fell in), there will be a rescue crew at the ready.

Assuming that there is not a fountain-jump in mind, the “pick up” team presumably will have a light workload. However, if there is a prospect with plans to belly flop, it would be one of the greatest moments in NFL Draft history. Fingers crossed.