Alice In Chains Take On Guns N’ Roses & Pantera Members


Jerry Cantrell & Mike Inez

Earlier this week Alice in Chains held their yearly fantasy football draft at Jerry Cantrell’s house to choose their picks live on Sirius Radio for this year’s NFL season.  Major rock stars were on hand to indulge in their football fantasies.

Along with Jerry Cantrell and Mike Inez of AIC, Duff McKagan of Guns N’ Roses, Vinnie Paul of Pantera and Hell Yeah, Scott Ian of Anthrax, and Benny Horowitz of Gaslight Anthem were all live on Sirius Radio creating their fantasy teams. The NFL season kicks off Thursday night, Sept. 8th, with the Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos hosting the Carolina Panthers.  Scroll down to check which NFL player each rocker picked first for this year’s Alice In Chains Fantasy Football League.

All pics from the AIC draft at Jerry Cantrell’s house:

Duff McKagan/Jerry Cantrell/Mike Inez

Duff McKagan/Michael Fabiano

Michael Rappaport/Duff McKagan/Benny Horowitz

The draft table

Soundcloud audio of Jerry Cantrell and Benny Horowitz choosing their picks (2nd and 3rd picks of draft).

Let’s check out which football players were the first choices for each of these hard rockers:

1st Overall Pick: DUFF MCKAGAN chooses Antonio Brown first.

2nd: BENNY HOROWITZ: Odell Beckham Jr.

3rd: JERRY CANTRELL: Julio Jones

4th: Michael Rappaport (Ya Never Know): Todd Gurley

5th: Michael Fabiano (NFL Network): David Johnson

6th: MIKE INEZ: Adrian Peterson

7th: VINNIE PAUL: Ezekiel Elliot

8th: SCOTT IAN: Devonta Freedman

9th: Rich Eisen (NFL Network): DeAndre Hopkins

10th: Maurice Jones-Drew (former NFL RB): Rob Gronkowski


Find out all of their picks here: