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You might say no other city loved watching the 2015 NFL draft more than New Orleans.

According to a Sports Illustrated report, New Orleans scored a 5.3 television rating, the highest mark in the country.

Cleveland ranked No. 2 (4.7). Columbus ranked No. 3 (3.7). Jacksonville, Birmingham and Philadelphia tied for fourth (3.3).

The New Orleans Saints drafted nine players during the three-day event. Six of the nine players taken play on defense. The other three, including the 13th overall pick offensive lineman Andrus Peat, play on offense.

Click here to read the full SI report.