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1972

RoundPickPlayerNameTeamPositionCollege
111Walt PatulskiBillsDENotre Dame
 22Sherman WhiteBengalsDECalifornia
 33Lionel AntoineBears TSouthern Illinois
 44Ahmad Rashad (Bobby Moore)CardinalsWROregon
 55Riley OdomsBroncosTEHouston
 66Gregory SampsonOilersDEStanford
 77Willie BuchanonPackersDBSan Diego State
 88Royce SmithSaints GGeorgia
 99Jerome BarkumJetsWRJackson State
 1010Jeff SiemonVikingsLBStanford
 1111Jerry TaggePackersQBNebraska
 1212Craig ClemonsBearsDBIowa
 1313Franco HarrisSteelersRBPenn State
 1414John ReavesEaglesQBFlorida
 1515Clarence EllisFalconsDBNotre Dame
 1616Herb OrvisLionsDEColorado
 1717Eldridge SmallGiantsDBTexas A&I
 1818Thomas DardenBrownsDBMichigan
 1919Terry Beasley49ersWRAuburn
 2020Mike TaylorJetsLBMichigan
 2121Mike SianiRaidersWRVillanova
 2222Tom DrougasColts TOregon
 2323Jeff KinneyChiefsRBNebraska
 2424Larry JacobsonGiantsDENebraska
 2525Mike KadishDolphinsDTNotre Dame
 2626Bill ThomasCowboysRBBoston College
2127Reggie McKenzieBills GMichigan
 228Ralph McGill49ersDBTulsa
 329Tom CasonovaBengalsDBLouisiana State
 430Jim BertelsenRamsRBTexas
 531Willie HallSaintsLBUSC
 632Mark ArnesonCardinalsLBArizona
 733Kelvin KorverRaiders TNorthwestern (Iowa)
 834Chester MarcolPackers KHillsdale
 935Robert NewhouseCowboysRBHouston
 1036Pete LazetichChargersDEStanford
 1137Dan YochumEagles TSyracuse
 1238Gordon GravelleSteelers TBrigham Young
 1339John BabineczCowboysLBVillanova
 1440Pat SullivanFalconsQBAuburn
 1541Steve OkoniewskiFalcons TMontana
 1642Roosevelt ManningFalconsDTNortheastern State (OK)
 1743John VellaRaiders TUSC
 1844Jean Barrett49ers TTulsa
 1945Clifford BrooksBrownsDBTennessee State
 2046Jack MildrenColtsDBOklahoma
 2147Glenn DoughtyColtsWRMichigan
 2248Lydell MitchellColtsRBPenn State
 2349Tom ReynoldsPatriotsWRSan Diego State
 2450Ed MarinaroVikingsRBCornell
 2551Lester SimsBrownsDEAlabama State
 2652Charles McKeeCowboysWRArizona
3153Fred SwendsonBillsDENotre Dame
 254Jim LeClairBengalsLBNorth Dakota
 355John MendenhallGiantsDTGrambling State
 456Lewis JolleyOilersRBNorth Carolina
 557Tom BeckmanCardinalsDEMichigan
 658Bill PhillipsBroncosLBArkansas State
 759Bart BuetowVikings TMinnesota
 860Robert KuzielSaints CPittsburgh
 961Bill McClardChargers KArkansas
 1062Johnny MussoBearsRBAlabama
 1163John McMakinSteelersTEClemson
 1264Mike KellerCowboysLBMichigan
 1365Ken SandeersLionsDEHoward Payne
 1466Gary HammondJetsWRSouthern Methodist
 1567Les GoodmanFalconsRBYankton
 1668Tom LukenEagles GPurdue
 1769Tom MozisekGiantsRBHouston
 1870Lawrence McCutcheonRamsRBColorado State
 1971Allen Dunbar49ersWRSouthern
 2072Mel LunsfordRaidersDTCentral State (OH)
 2173Jim WhitePatriotsDEColorado State
 2274Tom MyersSaintsDBSyracuse
 2375Solomon FreelonOilers GGrambling State
 2476Bobby MajorsEaglesDBTennessee
 2577Gary KosinsDolphinsRBDayton
 2678Marv BatemanCowboys PUtah
4179Randy JacksonBillsRBWichita State
 280Lorenzo BrinkleySteelersDBMissouri
 381Bernard JacksonBengalsDBWashington State
 482Jeff (Pat) LymanCardinalsLBBrigham Young
 583Tim KearneyCowboysLBNorthern Michigan
 684Martin ImhofCardinalsDTSan Diego State
 785Mike CrangleSaintsDETennessee-Martin
 886Eric pattonPackersLBNotre Dame
 987John SaundersRamsDBToledo
 1088Ed BradleySteelersLBWake Forest
 1189Ed GaligherJetsDEUCLA
 1290Robert WestCowboysWRSan Diego State
 1391Larry BallDolphinsDELouisville
 1492Ron JamesEaglesRBNew Mexico State
 1593Charles ZapielCowboysLBPenn State
 1694Andrew HowardFalconsDTGrambling State
 1795Eddie PhillipsRamsDBTexas
 1896Windlan Hall49ersDBArizona State
 1997Andy HamiltonChiefsWRLouisiana State
 2098Cliff BranchRaidersWRColorado
 2199Joe FederspielSaintsLBKentucky
 22100Dave DalbyRaiders CUCLA
 23101Mike ColemanSaintsDEKnoxville College
 24102Tom GrahamBroncosLBOregon
 25103Al BentonDolphins TOhio
 26104Eric AllenColtsWRMichigan State
51105Leon GarrorBillsDBAlcorn State
 2106Tom DeLeoneBengals COhio State
 3107Tom GatewoodGiantsWRNotre Dame
 4108Robert penchionBills GAlcorn State
 5109William TaylorFalconsRBMichigan
 6110Conrad DoblerCardinals GWyoming
 7111Bill ButlerSaintsRBKansas State
 8112Carl JohnsonSaints TNebraska
 9113Steve FurnessSteelersDERhode Island
 10114Dickie HarrisJetsDBSouth Carolina
 11115Don CroftColtsDTTexas-El Paso
 12116Jim BishopChargersTETennessee Tech
 13117Bob ParsonsBearsTEPenn State
 14118Jim KriegBroncosWRWashington
 15119Ralph CindrichFalconsLBPittsburgh
 16120Bob ChildsRams GKansas
 17121Larry EdwardsGiantsLBTexas A&I
 18122George HuntBrowns KTennessee
 19123Mike Greene49ersLBGeorgia
 20124Ron BoltonPatriotsDBNorfolk State
 21125Bob ChristiansenRamsTEUCLA
 22126Bob DaviesSaintsDBSouth Carolina
 23127Milt DavisChiefsDETexas-Arlington
 24128Greg KuceraBrownsRBNorthern Colorado
 25129Charles BabbDolphinsDBMemphis State
 26130Harry GoodenChargersDEAlcorn State
61131Dan MedlinRaidersDTNorth Carolina
 2132John HillGiants CLehigh
 3133Bob PifferiniBearsLBUCLA
 4134Joe BullardOilersDBTulane
 5135Don HeaterCardinalsRBMontana Tech
 6136Elmer AllenOilersLBMississippi
 7137Wayne DortonSaints GArkansas State
 8138Nathaniel RossPackersDBBethune-Cookman
 9139Joe JacksonJetsDENew Mexico State
 10140Mike PerfettiFalconsDBMinnesota
 11141Bruce WardChargers GSan Diego State
 12142Dave PureiforyPackersLBEastern Michigan
 13143Dennis MeyerSteelersDBArkansas State
 14144Vern WinfieldEagles GMinnesota
 15145Charles PottsLionsDBPurdue
 16146Fred RileyFalconsWRIdaho
 17147Robert HudsonRaidersRBNortheastern State (OK)
 18148Jackie Walker49ersDBTennessee
 19149Leonard ForeyBrowns GTexas A&M
 20150Curt WatsonSaintsRBTennessee
 21151Edward HebertRamsDTTexas Southern
 22152Bruce LairdColtsDBAmerican International
 23153John KahlerChiefsDELong Beach State
 24154Anthony (Amos) MartinVikingsLBLouisville
 25155Ray NettlesDolphinsLBTennessee
 26156Charles BoldenCowboysDBIowa
71157Ralph StepaniakBillsDBNotre Dame
 2158Steve ConleyBengalsRBKansas
 3159Joe ColquittSteelersDEKansas State
 4160Council RudolphCardinalsDEKentucky State
 5161Bill AdamsDolphins GHoly Cross
 6162Eric HutchinsonOilersDBNorthwestern
 7163Bill BushongPackersDTKentucky
 8164Ernie JacksonSaintsDBDuke
 9165Clark HossPatriotsTEOregon State
 10166John TarverPatriotsRBColorado
 11167Jim FasselBearsQBLong Beach State
 12168Robert KellySteelersDBJackson State
 13169John SykesColtsRBMorgan State
 14170Will FosterEaglesLBEastern Michigan
 15171Lance MoonFalconsRBWisconsin
 16172Charles StoudmireLionsWRPortland State
 17173Ray JamiesonRaidersRBMemphis State
 18174Don WesleyBrowns TMaryland State
 19175Edgar Hardy49ers GJackson State
 20176Alonzo (Skip) ThomasRaidersDBUSC
 21177Mike ZikasGiantsDTNotre Dame
 22178Dnnis PeteRaidersDBSan Francisco State
 23179Dean CarlsonChiefsQBIowa State
 24180Calvin HarrellDolphinsRBArkansas State
 25181Bill SlaterVikingsDEWestern Michigan
 26182James OsborneBearsDTSouthern
81183Paul GibsonBillsWRTexas-El Paso
 2184Tom MabryGiants TArkansas
 3185Dan KratzerBengalsWRMissouri Valley
 4186Ronnie EstayBroncosDTLouisiana State
 5187Guy RobertsOilersLBMaryland
 6188Bob WicksCardinalsWRUtah State
 7189Ron VinsonSaintsWRAbilene Christian
 8190Leland GlassPackersWROregon
 9191Al QuallsColtsLBOklahoma
 10192Ralph WirtzBearsWRNorth Dakota State
 11193Stahle VincentSteelersRBRice
 12194Marion LattimoreJets GKansas State
 13195Steve BeyrlePatriots GKansas State
 14196Larry RatcliffEaglesRBEastern Michigan
 15197Henry StuckeyLionsDBMissouri
 16198Henry BrandonFalconsRBSouthern
 17199Tom GrahamRamsWRBaldwin-Wallace
 18200Tom Wittum49ers PNorthern Illinois
 19201Hugh McKinnisBrownsRBArizona State
 20202Jackie BrownRaidersRBStanford
 21203Moses DensonRedskinsRBMaryland State
 22204Van BrownsonColtsQBNebraska
 23205Scott MahoneyChiefs GColorado
 24206Calvin DemeryVikingsWRArizona State
 25207Craig CurryDolphinsQBMinnesota
 26208Ralph ColemanCowboysLBNorth Carolina A&T
91209Steve VogelBillsLBBoise State
 2210Stan WalthersBengals TSyracuse
 3211Ed RichardsonGiantsRBSouthern
 4212Willie PostlerOilers TMontana
 5213Gene MackenCardinals CSouth Dakota
 6214Floyd PriesterBroncosDBBoston University
 7215Gary HamvellColtsDTDayton
 8216Kent BranstetterSaintsDTHouston
 9217Don KelleySteelersDBClemson
 10218Jeff FordJetsDBGeorgia Tech
 11219Larry HortonBearsDEIowa
 12220Mike KelsonPatriots TArkansas
 13221Fran SchmitzChargersDTSt. Norbert
 14222Pat GibbsEaglesDBLamar University
 15223Bill (Ray) EasterlingFalconsDBRichmond
 16224Bill McClintockLionsDBDrake
 17225Harry HowardRamsDBOhio State
 18226Larry McKeeBrowns GArizona
 19227Jerry Brown49ersDBNorthwestern
 20228Dave BiglerRaidersRBMorningside
 21229Steve BoekholderRedskinsDEDrake
 22230Billy LeFearBrownsWRHenderson State
 23231Dave TaylorChiefsDTWeber State
 24232Charles GoodrumVikings GFlorida A&M
 25233Greg JohnsonDolphinsDBWisconsin
 26234Roy BellCowboysRBOklahoma
101235Maurice TylerBillsDBMorgan State
 2236John OdomGiantsDBTexas Tech
 3237Brian FosterBengalsDBColorado
 4238Eric WashingtonCardinalsDBTexas-El Paso
 5239Richard WilkinsBroncosDEMaryland State
 6240Rhett DawsonOilersWRFlorida State
 7241Andy KuppSaints GIdaho
 8242Keith WortmanPackers GNebraska
 9243Bob BrownSteelersDTTampa
 10244Harley TurnerJetsDBTennessee-Chattanooga
 11245Mel CarawayPatriotsDBNortheastern State (OK)
 12246Lon KolstadChargersLBWhitewater (Wis)
 13247Jack TurnbullBears COregon State
 14248John BuntingEaglesLBNorth Carolina
 15249Jim TealLionsLBPurdue
 16250Mike FranksCardinalsQBEastern New Mexico
 17251Jim MasseyRamsDBLinfield (OR)
 18252Steve Williams49ersDTWestern Carolina
 19253Hershal MosierBrownsDTNorthwestern Oklahoma
 20254Phillip PriceRaidersDBIdaho State
 21255Mike OldhamRedskinsWRMichigan
 22256Dave ShillingColtsRBOregon State
 23257Rich RuppertChiefs THawaii
 24258Willie AldridgeVikingsRBSouth Carolina State
 25259Jimmy ButlerOilersTETulsa
 26260Richard AmmanCowboysDTFlorida State
111261Kent PedersonBengalsTECalifornia-Santa Barbara
 2262John RobertsonGiantsDBKansas State
 3263Larry BrunsonBroncosWRColorado
 4264Ron EvansOilers TBaylor
 5265Ron JonesCardinalsLBArkansas
 6266David BaileyPackersWRAlabama
 7267Paul DongieuxSaintsLBMississippi
 8268Robert StevensonJetsLBTennessee State
 9269Rodney CasonPatriots TAngelo State
 10270John TurnerChargersTELong Beach State
 11271Bill LightBillsLBMinnesota
 12272Ed WimberlyBearsDBJackson State
 13273Joe GilliamSteelersQBTennessee State
 14274Dennis SweeneyEaglesDEWestern Michigan
 15275Jack PhillipsFalconsWRGrambling State
 16276Bob WaldronLionsDTTulane
 17277Joe CarrollRaidersLBPittsburgh
 18278Mel LongBrownsLBToledo
 19279Tom Laputica49ersDESouthern Illinois
 20280Albert SchmidtRamsRBPittsburgh State (KS)
 21281Jeff WelchRedskinsDBArkansas Tech
 22282Fred DeBernardiColtsDETexas-El Paso
 23283Elbert WalkerChiefs TWisconsin
 24284Willie McKeltonVikingsDBSouthern
 25285Ed JenkinsDolphinsWRHoly Cross
 26286Lonnie LeonardCowboysDENorth Carolina A&T
121287Jeff BakerBillsWRU.S. International
 2288Jay AndersonGiantsDTMayville
 3289Frederick WegisBengalsDBCal Poly-San Luis Obispo
 4290Willie RodgersOilersRBKentucky State
 5291Tommy GayCardinalsDTArkansas-Pine Bluff
 6292Randy McDougallBroncosDBWeber State
 7293Steve LockhartSaintsTEArkansas State
 8294Mike RichPackersRBFlorida
 9295Sam KeyChargersLBElon
 10296Steve BoorasPatriotsDEMesa Jr. College
 11297Doug NeillBearsRBTexas A&M
 12298Ron CurlSteelers TMichigan State
 13299John BjorklundJetsRBPrinceton
 14300Don ZimmermanEaglesWRN.E. Louisiana
 15301Paul BradleyLionsWRSouthern Methodist
 16302Larry MialikFalconsTEWisconsin
 17303David HootRamsDBTexas A&M
 18304Steve Setzier49ersDESt. John's
 19305Bernard ChapmanBrownsDBTexas-El Paso
 20306Kent GaydosRaidersTEFlorida State
 21307Don BunceRedskinsQBStanford
 22308Gary TheilerColtsTETennessee
 23309Mike WilliamsChiefsDTOregon
 24310Bob BanaughVikingsDBMontana State
 25311Ashley BellDolphinsTEPurdue
 26312Jimmy HarrisCowboysWROhio State
131313Ed MossBillsRBSoutheast Missouri State
 2314James HamiltonBengalsQBArizona State
 3315Chuck HeardGiantsDEGeorgia
 4316Tom CampanaCardinalsDBOhio State
 5317Bob WarnerBroncosRBBloomsburg (PA)
 6318Willie RobertsOilersDBHouston
 7319Jesse LakesPackersRBCentral Michigan
 8320Cephus WeatherspoonSaintsWRFort Lewis
 9321Andy SelfridgeChargersLBVirginia
 10322Jay RoodBears TSouthern (S.D.)
 11323Ernie MesmerSteelers TVillanova
 12324Steve SullivanJets TNorth Texas State
 13325Sam ElmorePatriotsDBEastern Michigan
 14326Preston CarpenterEaglesDEMississippi
 15327Henry SovioFalconsTEHawaii
 16328John KirschnerLionsTEMemphis State
 17329Jaime NunezRams KWeber State
 18330Brian SipeBrownsQBSan Diego State
 19331Leon Pettigrew49ers TSan Fernando Valley
 20332Frank GrantRedskinsWRSouthern Colorado
 21333Ted CovingtonRaidersWRSan Fernando Valley
 22334Herb WashingtonColtsWRMichigan State
 23335Tyler HellamsChiefsDBSouth Carolina
 24336Franklin RobertsVikingsRBAlcorn State
 25337Archie RobinsonDolphinsDBHillsdale
 26338Jean FugettCowboysTEAmherst
141339James EvansGiantsLBSouth Carolina State
 2340Karl SalbBillsDTKansas
 3341Steve PorterBengalsWRIndiana
 4342Jerome KundichBroncos GTexas-El Paso
 5343Gary CrockettOilers CLamar
 6344Pat McTeerCardinals KNew Mexico State
 7345Steve BarriosSaintsWRTulane
 8346Larry HefnerPackersLBClemson
 9347Bob BrownBearsWRRice
 10348Tom DurranceSteelersRBFlorida
 11349Louis AgeJets GSouthwestern Louisiana
 12350Ed RideoutPatriotsWRBoston College
 13351John Van ReenenChargersDEWashington State
 14352Bill OvermeyerEaglesLBAshland
 15353Eric KelleyLions TWhitworth
 16354Tom ChandlerFalconsLBMinnesota
 17355Larry BrooksRamsDEVirginia State
 18356Eric Guthrie49ersQBBoise State
 19357Ed StewartBrowns GEast Central Oklahoma
 20358Dennis CambalRaidersRBWilliam & Mary
 21359John MorrisColts CMissouri Valley
 22360David ChaneyChiefsLBSan Jose State
 23361Marv OwensVikingsRBSan Diego State
 24362Willie JonesDolphinsLBTampa
 25363Alan ThompsonCowboysRBWisconsin
 26364Mike O'QuinnRedskins GMcNeese State
151365Charles HesterRaidersRBCentral State (OH)
 2366Hosea MinnieweatherBengalsDTJackson State
 3367Ken Kavanaugh Jr.GiantsTELouisiana State
 4368John HuleckiSteelers GMassachusetts
 5369Mark HermanCardinalsTEYankton
 6370Harold ParmenterBroncosDTMassachusetts
 7371Rick ThonePackersWRArkansas Tech
 8372Rusty LachausseeSaintsQBTulane
 9373Charles HarringtonSteelers GWichita State
 10374Phil SullivanJetsDBGeorgia
 11375Joel KlimePatriotsTEPittsburgh
 12376Charles NeugentChargersDBTuskegee
 13377Roger LawsonBearsRBWestern Michigan
 14378Tom SullivanEaglesRBMiami (FL)
 15379Oscar JenkinsFalconsDBVirginia Union
 16380Steve RoachLionsLBKansas
 17381Kenny PageRamsLBKansas
 18382Jewel McCullarBrownsLBChico State
 19383Bob Maddox49ersDEFrostburg State (MD)
 20384Dave SnesrudRaidersLBHamline
 21385Carl TaibiRedskinsDEColorado
 22386Robin ParkhouseColtsLBAlabama
 23387Larry MarshallChiefsRBMaryland
 24388Mike SivertVikings GEast Tennessee State
 25389Bill DavisDolphinsDTWilliam & Mary
 26390Carlos AlvarezCowboysWRFlorida
161391Brian LinstromBillsQBArizona
 2392Neovia GreyerGiantsDBWisconsin
 3393John WiegmanBengalsWRCal Poly-Pomona
 4394Henry AlfordCardinalsDEPittsburgh
 5395Tom BougusBroncosRBBoston College
 6396Guy MurdockOilers CMichigan
 7397Joe BalthropSaints GTennessee
 8398Charles BurrellPackersDTArkansas-Pine Bluff
 9399Gary KipfmillerJets CNebraska-Omaha
 10400Eric DahlPatriotsDBSan Jose State
 11401James ShawChargersDBTulsa
 12402Bill McKinneyBearsLBWest Texas State
 13403Nate HawkinsSteelersWRNevada-Las Vegas
 14404Steve BielenbergEaglesLBOregon State
 15405Leon JenkinsLionsDBWest Virginia
 16406Larry ButlerFalconsLBStanford
 17407Jim KirbyRamsWRLong Beach State
 18408Ron Davis49ers GVirginia State
 19409Richard WakefieldBrownsWROhio State
 20410Willie WrightRaidersTENorth Carolina A&T
 21411Steve HigginbottomRedskinsDBAlabama
 22412Gary WichardColtsQBC.W. Post
 23413Bob JohnsonChiefsDEHanover (Ind)
 24414Neil GraffVikingsQBWisconsin
 25415Al HannahDolphinsWRWisconsin
 26416Gordon LongmireCowboysQBUtah
171417John ShellyBillsDBOklahoma
 2418David GreenBengals POhio
 3419John SeyferthGiantsRBMichigan
 4420Lou HarrisBroncosRBUSC
 5421Kelly CochraneOilersQBMiami (FL)
 6422Kent CarterCardinalsLBUSC
 7423Oscar DragonChargersRBArizona State
 8424Dick GrahamPatriotsWROklahoma State
 9425Junior Ah YouPatriotsLBArizona State
 10426Bob TackettChargers TTexas-El Paso
 11427LaVerne DickinsonBearsDBSouthern
 12428Ron LinehanSteelersLBIdaho
 13429Ken GambleJets KFayetteville
 14430Tom NashEagles TGeorgia
 15431Bill HollandCardinalsRBUSC
 16432Mike TylerLionsDBRice
 17433Luther PalmerRamsTEVirginia Union
 18434William PortzBrownsRBSterling (KS)
 19435Ted Alexander49ersRBLangston
 20436John McKeanRams COregon
 21437Kevin ClementeRedskinsLBBoston College
 22438Stan WhiteColtsLBOhio State
 23439Ted WashingtonChiefsLBMississippi Valley State
 24440Dick SchmalzVikingsWRAuburn
 25441Vern BrownDolphinsDBWestern Michigan
 26442Alphonso CainCowboysDTBethune-Cookman

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