1947 NFL Draft
General information
Date(s)December 16, 1946
LocationCommodore Hotel
in New York City, NY
300 total selections in 32 rounds
First selectionBob Fenimore, HB
Chicago Bears
Mr. IrrelevantDon Clayton, B
New York Giants
Most selections (32)Chicago Bears
Fewest selections (29)Chicago Cardinals
Philadelphia Eagles
Hall of Famers
← 1946
1948 →

The 1947 National Football League Draft was held on December 16, 1946, at the Commodore Hotel in New York City, New York.[1][2]

The National Football League in this draft made the first overall pick, a bonus pick determined by lottery. The Chicago Bears won the first lottery, and used the pick to select halfback Bob Fenimore. This lottery process ended in 1958.[3]

Player selections

=Pro Bowler [N 1]
=Hall of Famer [N 2]
Positions key
B Back BB Blocking back C Center
E End FB Fullback G Guard
OT Offensive tackle TB Tailback WB Wingback
Rnd. Pick No. NFL team Player Pos. College Conf. Notes
1 1 Chicago Bears Bob Fenimore  HB Oklahoma A&M MVC
Bonus lottery pick
1 2 Detroit Lions Glenn Davis  HB Army Ind.
1 3 Boston Yanks Fritz Barzilauskas  OG Yale Ind.
1 4 Washington Redskins Cal Rossi  B UCLA PCC
Was also picked in the first round of the 1946 Draft by the Redskins as a junior and not eligible; drafted twice he never played professionally.
1 5 Pittsburgh Steelers Hub Bechtol  E Texas SWC
1 6 Green Bay Packers Ernie Case  QB UCLA PCC
1 7 Chicago Cardinals DeWitt Coulter  T Army Ind.
Member of the Giants
1 8 Philadelphia Eagles Neill Armstrong  E Oklahoma A&M MVC
1 9 Los Angeles Rams Herman Wedemeyer  B St. Mary's (CA) Ind.
1 10 New York Giants Vic Schwall  HB Northwestern Big Ten
1 11 Chicago Bears Don Kindt  DB Wisconsin Big Ten
2 12 Detroit Lions Russ Thomas  T Ohio State Big Ten
2 13 Boston Yanks Walter Heap  B Texas SWC
3 14 Detroit Lions Jim Kekeris  T Missouri Big Six
3 15 Boston Yanks John Rapacz  C Oklahoma Big Six
3 16 Pittsburgh Steelers John Mastrangelo  T Notre Dame Ind.
3 17 Washington Redskins Knight, GeneGene Knight  B LSU SEC
3 18 Chicago Cardinals Ermal Allen  QB Kentucky SEC
3 19 Philadelphia Eagles Bill Mackrides  QB Nevada Ind.
3 20 Green Bay Packers Burr Baldwin  E UCLA PCC
3 21 Los Angeles Rams Don Paul  LB UCLA PCC
3 22 New York Giants John Cannady  LB Indiana Big Ten
3 23 Chicago Bears Frank Minini  HB San Jose State CCAA
4 24 Detroit Lions Hoover, CharleyCharley Hoover  C Vanderbilt SEC
4 25 Boston Yanks Al Baldwin  E Arkansas SWC
5 26 Detroit Lions Bob Chappuis  TB Michigan Big Ten
5 27 Boston Yanks Carroll Vogelaar  T San Francisco Ind.
5 28 Washington Redskins Hank Foldberg  E Army Ind.
5 29 Pittsburgh Steelers Frank Wydo  T Cornell Ind.
5 30 Philadelphia Eagles George Savitsky  T Penn Ind.
5 31 Green Bay Packers Paul "Buddy" Burris  OG Oklahoma Big Six
5 32 Chicago Bears Lloyd Merriman  B Stanford PCC
5 33 Los Angeles Rams Gray, GordonGordon Gray  B USC PCC
5 34 New York Giants Greene, NelsonNelson Greene  T Tulsa MVC
5 35 Chicago Bears Canady, JimJim Canady  B Arkansas A&M N/A
6 36 Detroit Lions Gallagher, BernieBernie Gallagher  OG Penn Ind.
6 37 Boston Yanks George Sullivan  E Notre Dame Ind.
6 38 Pittsburgh Steelers Frank Aschenbrenner  RB Northwestern Big Ten
6 39 Washington Redskins Mike Garzoni  OG USC PCC
6 40 Green Bay Packers Gene Wilson  E SMU SWC
6 41 Chicago Cardinals Ben Raimondi  TB Indiana Big Ten
6 42 Chicago Bears Stephens, RogerRoger Stephens  B Cincinnati Ind.
6 43 Los Angeles Rams Evanson, PaulPaul Evanson  T Oregon State PCC
6 44 New York Giants Bob Davis  T Georgia Tech SEC
6 45 Chicago Bears Harlan Wetz  T Texas SWC
7 46 Detroit Lions Ed Grain  OG Penn Ind.
7 47 Boston Yanks Joe Watt  HB Syracuse Ind.
7 48 Washington Redskins Bill Gray  OG Oregon State PCC
7 49 Pittsburgh Steelers Bryant Meeks  C South Carolina SoCon
7 50 Chicago Cardinals Howard Turner  B NC State SoCon
7 51 Philadelphia Eagles Yovicsin, TonyTony Yovicsin  E Miami (FL) Ind.
7 52 Green Bay Packers Connors, DickDick Connors  B Northwestern Big Ten
7 53 Los Angeles Rams Smyth, BillBill Smyth  DE Penn State Ind.
7 54 New York Giants Duke Iversen  B Oregon PCC
7 55 Chicago Bears Reid Moseley  E Georgia SEC
8 56 Detroit Lions James, HarveyHarvey James  C Miami (FL) Ind.
8 57 Boston Yanks Bill Chipley  E Washington & Lee SoCon
8 58 Pittsburgh Steelers Jerry Shipkey  LB UCLA PCC
8 59 Washington Redskins Hank Harris  OG Texas SWC
8 60 Chicago Cardinals Maddock, GeorgeGeorge Maddock  T Northwestern Big Ten
8 61 Philadelphia Eagles Al Satterfield  T Vanderbilt SEC
8 62 Green Bay Packers Moncrief, MonteMonte Moncrief  T Texas A&M SWC
8 63 Los Angeles Rams McGovern, BillBill McGovern  C Washington PCC
8 64 New York Giants Frank Muehlheuser  FB Colgate Ind.
8 65 Chicago Bears Smith, AllenAllen Smith  E Ole Miss SEC
9 66 Detroit Lions Alexander, KaleKale Alexander  T South Carolina SoCon
9 67 Boston Yanks Gene Malinowski  B Detroit Ind.
9 68 Washington Redskins Roy Kurrasch  E UCLA PCC
9 69 Pittsburgh Steelers Vander Clute, BertBert Vander Clute  OG Wesleyan
9 70 Chicago Cardinals Art Dufelmeier  B Illinois Big Ten
9 71 Philadelphia Eagles Bob Leonetti  OG Wake Forest SoCon
9 72 Green Bay Packers Bob McDougal  FB Miami (FL) Ind.
9 73 Los Angeles Rams Partin, MaxMax Partin  B Tennessee SEC
9 74 New York Giants Novitsky, JohnJohn Novitsky  T Oklahoma City Ind.
9 75 Chicago Bears Dwight Eddleman  B Illinois Big Ten
10 76 Detroit Lions Bump Elliott  B Michigan Big Ten
10 77 Boston Yanks Hazelhurst, BobBob Hazelhurst  HB Denver MSC
10 78 Pittsburgh Steelers Gibson, PaulPaul Gibson  E NC State SoCon
10 79 Washington Redskins Ernie Williamson  T North Carolina SoCon
10 80 Philadelphia Eagles Cornogg, UlyssesUlysses Cornogg  T Wake Forest SoCon
10 81 Green Bay Packers Bob Kelly  HB Navy Ind.
10 82 Chicago Cardinals Ray Ramsey  B Bradley Ind.
10 83 Los Angeles Rams Samuelson, CarlCarl Samuelson  DT Nebraska Big Six
10 84 New York Giants Mullis, FredFred Mullis  B Chattanooga Ind. (Coll.)
10 85 Chicago Bears Arnold Tucker  B Army Ind.
11 86 Detroit Lions Sullivan, PetePete Sullivan  T Detroit Ind.
11 87 Boston Yanks Sidorik, AlexAlex Sidorik  T Mississippi State SEC
11 88 Washington Redskins L. G. Carmody  B Central Washington Evergreen
11 89 Pittsburgh Steelers Medd, JackJack Medd  C Wesleyan
11 90 Chicago Cardinals Wallace, DaveDave Wallace  B Oklahoma Big Six
11 91 Philadelphia Eagles Alex Sarkisian  C Northwestern Big Ten
11 92 Green Bay Packers Moulton, TomTom Moulton  C Oklahoma A&M MVC
11 93 Los Angeles Rams Steger, RussRuss Steger  B Illinois Big Ten
11 94 New York Giants Robert Hoernschemeyer  B Navy Ind.
11 95 Chicago Bears Hatch, LarryLarry Hatch  B Washington PCC
12 96 Detroit Lions Camarata, LaVerneLaVerne Camarata  B Iowa State Big Six
12 97 Boston Yanks Roberts, WallyWally Roberts  E Holy Cross Ind.
12 98 Pittsburgh Steelers Fitch, JackJack Fitch  B North Carolina SoCon
12 99 Washington Redskins Savage, U.S.U.S. Savage  E Richmond SoCon
12 100 Green Bay Packers Hills, GeorgeGeorge Hills  OG Georgia Tech SEC
12 101 Chicago Cardinals Charley Sarratt  QB Oklahoma Big Six
12 102 Philadelphia Eagles D'Arcy, JerryJerry D'Arcy  C Tulsa MVC
12 103 Los Angeles Rams Dante Lavelli E Ohio State Big Ten
12 104 New York Giants Hardy Brown  LB Tulsa MVC
12 105 Chicago Bears Tony Adamle  LB Ohio State Big Ten
13 106 Detroit Lions Walt Vezmar  OG Michigan State Ind.
13 107 Boston Yanks Bob Sullivan  HB Iowa Big Ten
13 108 Washington Redskins Steckroth, BobBob Steckroth  E William & Mary SoCon
13 109 Pittsburgh Steelers Ara Parseghian  HB Miami (OH) Ind.
13 110 Philadelphia Eagles Hamberger, JohnJohn Hamberger  T SMU SWC
13 111 Green Bay Packers Bob Skoglund  DE Notre Dame Ind.
13 112 Chicago Cardinals Harden Cooper  T Tulsa MVC
13 113 Los Angeles Rams Dimitro, MikeMike Dimitro  OG UCLA PCC
13 114 New York Giants Bill Hachten  OG Stanford PCC
13 115 Chicago Bears Emile Fritz  OG Maryland SoCon
14 116 Detroit Lions Hagen, DickDick Hagen  E Washington PCC
14 117 Boston Yanks Long, LeoLeo Long  B Duke SoCon
14 118 Pittsburgh Steelers Red Moore  OG Penn Ind.
14 119 Washington Redskins Weldon Edwards  T TCU SWC
14 120 Chicago Cardinals Russ, CarlCarl Russ  B Rice SWC
14 121 Philadelphia Eagles Al Johnson  QB Hardin–Simmons Border
14 122 Green Bay Packers Jack Mitchell  B Oklahoma Big Six
14 123 Los Angeles Rams John Kissell  DT Boston College Ind.
14 124 New York Giants Fuson, Herschel "Ug"Herschel "Ug" Fuson  B Army Ind.
14 125 Chicago Bears Turner, JimJim Turner  T California PCC
15 126 Detroit Lions Meeks, J.W.J.W. Meeks  B East Texas State LSC
15 127 Boston Yanks Parker, FrankFrank Parker  T Holy Cross Ind.
15 128 Washington Redskins Wheeler, EarlEarl Wheeler  C Arkansas SWC
15 129 Pittsburgh Steelers Bruno, LarryLarry Bruno  B Geneva N/A
15 130 Green Bay Packers Denny Crawford  OG Tennessee SEC
15 131 Chicago Cardinals Mulligan, BuddyBuddy Mulligan  B Duke SoCon
15 132 Philadelphia Eagles Cook, JoeJoe Cook  B Hardin–Simmons Border
15 133 Los Angeles Rams Fuchs, GeorgeGeorge Fuchs  B Wisconsin Big Ten
15 134 New York Giants Fallon, JohnJohn Fallon  T Notre Dame Ind.
15 135 Chicago Bears Goodall, WayneWayne Goodall  E Oklahoma City Ind.
16 136 Detroit Lions Nilsen, ReedReed Nilsen  C BYU MSC
16 137 Boston Yanks Marcolini, HugoHugo Marcolini  B St. Bonaventure Little Three
16 138 Pittsburgh Steelers Jenkins, RalphRalph Jenkins  C Clemson SoCon
16 139 Washington Redskins Gold, BillBill Gold  B Tennessee SEC
16 140 Philadelphia Eagles Jeff Durkota  FB Penn State Ind.
16 141 Green Bay Packers Callanan, JimJim Callanan  E USC PCC
16 142 Chicago Cardinals Charles Smith  HB Georgia SEC
16 143 Los Angeles Rams Ralph Chubb  B Michigan Big Ten
16 144 New York Giants Orlando, BobBob Orlando  OG Colgate Ind.
16 145 Chicago Bears Verne Gagne  E Minnesota Big Ten
17 146 Detroit Lions Tommy James  DB Ohio State Big Ten
17 147 Boston Yanks Marion Shirley  T Oklahoma City Ind.
17 148 Washington Redskins Hart, JackJack Hart  T Detroit Ind.
17 149 Pittsburgh Steelers Elbie Nickel  E Cincinnati Ind.
17 150 Chicago Cardinals Bob Ravensberg  E Indiana Big Ten
17 151 Green Bay Packers Ted Scalissi  HB Ripon MCAC
17 152 Philadelphia Eagles Hubert Shurtz  T LSU SEC
17 153 Los Angeles Rams Hardy, DonDon Hardy  E USC PCC
17 154 New York Giants Pulattie, FrankFrank Pulattie  B SMU SWC
17 155 Chicago Bears Wally Dreyer  DB Michigan Big Ten
18 156 Detroit Lions Maugham, RalphRalph Maugham  E Utah State MSC
18 157 Boston Yanks Nabors, RolandRoland Nabors  LB Texas Tech Border
18 158 Pittsburgh Steelers Bill Cregar  OG Holy Cross Ind.
18 159 Washington Redskins Nichols, TomTom Nichols  B Richmond SoCon
18 160 Green Bay Packers Goodman, JimJim Goodman  T Indiana Big Ten
18 161 Philadelphia Eagles Bell, HalHal Bell  B Muhlenberg Ind.
18 162 Chicago Cardinals Barnett, BarneyBarney Barnett  E Northeastern State Oklahoma
18 163 Los Angeles Rams Ed Champagne  T LSU SEC
18 164 New York Giants Brinkley, DickDick Brinkley  B Wake Forest SoCon
18 165 Chicago Bears Pupa, WaltWalt Pupa  B North Carolina SoCon
19 166 Detroit Lions Baty, BurylBuryl Baty  B Texas A&M SWC
19 167 Boston Yanks Pat Kenelly  E Southeastern Louisiana Louisiana
19 168 Washington Redskins Harry Dowda  DB Wake Forest SoCon
19 169 Pittsburgh Steelers Jerry Mulready  E North Dakota State NCC
19 170 Philadelphia Eagles T. J. Campion  T Southeastern Louisiana Louisiana
19 171 Chicago Cardinals Deeds, ScottyScotty Deeds  B BYU MSC
19 172 Green Bay Packers Miller, DickDick Miller  OG Lawrence MCAC
19 173 Los Angeles Rams Jim Dewar  B Indiana Big Ten
19 174 New York Giants Guess, FrankFrank Guess  B Texas SWC
19 175 Chicago Bears McLellan, JohnJohn McLellan  T Montana State RMAC
20 176 Detroit Lions Elmer Madar  E Michigan Big Ten
20 177 Boston Yanks Waller, DarrellDarrell Waller  B Washington State PCC
20 178 Pittsburgh Steelers Smith, WarrenWarren Smith  T Kansas Wesleyan KCAC
20 179 Washington Redskins Webb, CharlieCharlie Webb  E LSU SEC
20 180 Chicago Cardinals Clarence Esser  E Wisconsin Big Ten
20 181 Green Bay Packers Brad Ecklund  C Oregon PCC
20 182 Philadelphia Eagles Hall, FredFred Hall  OG LSU SEC
20 183 Los Angeles Rams Ben Reiges  B UCLA PCC
20 184 New York Giants Tom Landry DB Texas SWC
20 185 Chicago Bears Cromer, BillBill Cromer  B Texas SWC
21 186 Detroit Lions J. T. White  E Michigan Big Ten
21 187 Boston Yanks Paul Hart  B Delaware Mason-Dixon
21 188 Washington Redskins Bond, ElmoElmo Bond  T Washington State PCC
21 189 Pittsburgh Steelers Hamilton, FredFred Hamilton  T Vanderbilt SEC
21 190 Green Bay Packers West, BobBob West  B Colorado MSC
21 191 Philadelphia Eagles Clayton, JimJim Clayton  T Wyoming MSC
21 192 Chicago Cardinals Ballard, SheltonShelton Ballard  C LSU SEC
21 193 Los Angeles Rams Leon McLaughlin  C UCLA PCC
21 194 New York Giants Joe Ponsetto  B Michigan Big Ten
21 195 Chicago Bears Russ Reader  DB Michigan State Ind.
22 196 Detroit Lions Carl Schuette  LB Marquette Ind.
22 197 Boston Yanks Lamoure, GeneGene Lamoure  OG Fresno State CCAA
22 198 Pittsburgh Steelers Fred Taylor  E TCU SWC
22 199 Washington Redskins Hefti, JimJim Hefti  B St. Lawrence
22 200 Philadelphia Eagles Blomquist, GeorgeGeorge Blomquist  E NC State SoCon
22 201 Chicago Cardinals Wade Walker  T Oklahoma Big Six
22 202 Green Bay Packers Reilly, Maurice "Tex"Maurice "Tex" Reilly  B Colorado MSC
22 203 Los Angeles Rams Charlie Elliott  T Oregon PCC
22 204 New York Giants Art Donovan DT Boston College Ind.
22 205 Chicago Bears Batchelor, JimJim Batchelor  B East Texas State LSC
23 206 Detroit Lions Cipot, SteveSteve Cipot  T St. Bonaventure Little Three
23 207 Boston Yanks Kolaskinski, HankHank Kolaskinski  B Wyoming MSC
23 208 Washington Redskins Dudley, TomTom Dudley  E Virginia Ind.
23 209 Pittsburgh Steelers Bushmiaer, BinksBinks Bushmiaer  B Vanderbilt SEC
23 210 Chicago Cardinals Carroll, TomTom Carroll  T Minnesota Big Ten
23 211 Green Bay Packers Sockolov, RonRon Sockolov  T California PCC
23 212 Philadelphia Eagles Haynes, JoeJoe Haynes  C Tulsa MVC
23 213 Los Angeles Rams Levanti, LouLou Levanti  C Illinois Big Ten
23 214 New York Giants Shoener, HalHal Shoener  E Iowa Big Ten
23 215 Chicago Bears Lawler, AlAl Lawler  HB Texas SWC
24 216 Detroit Lions Cadenhead, BillBill Cadenhead  B Alabama SEC
24 217 Boston Yanks Heap, EdEd Heap  T Texas SWC
24 218 Pittsburgh Steelers Paul Davis  FB Otterbein OAC
24 219 Washington Redskins Bob Smith  DB Iowa Big Ten
24 220 Green Bay Packers Herbert St. John  OG Georgia SEC
24 221 Philadelphia Eagles Hense, StantonStanton Hense  E Xavier N/A
24 222 Chicago Cardinals Dorsey, TomTom Dorsey  B Brown Ind.
24 223 Los Angeles Rams Cheek, J. D.J. D. Cheek  T Oklahoma A&M MVC
24 224 New York Giants Moll, BillBill Moll  B Connecticut NEC
24 225 Chicago Bears Berlin, GordonGordon Berlin  C Washington PCC
25 226 Detroit Lions Cody, JimJim Cody  T East Texas State LSC
25 227 Boston Yanks Polzin, JohnJohn Polzin  OG TCU SWC
25 228 Washington Redskins Mullins, HalHal Mullins  T Duke SoCon
25 229 Pittsburgh Steelers Tommy Kalmanir  HB Nevada Ind.
25 230 Philadelphia Eagles Kelly, JohnnyJohnny Kelly  B Rice SWC
25 231 Chicago Cardinals Otto Schnellbacher  DB Kansas Big Six
25 232 Green Bay Packers Redeker, FredFred Redeker  B Cincinnati Ind.
25 233 Los Angeles Rams Dal Porto, BobBob Dal Porto  B California PCC
25 234 New York Giants Thomas, DickDick Thomas  OG Mississippi Southern Ind.
25 235 Chicago Bears Cunningham, JohnJohn Cunningham  E California PCC
26 236 Detroit Lions Earl Maves  WB Wisconsin Big Ten
26 237 Boston Yanks Bloxom, DaveDave Bloxom  B TCU SWC
26 238 Pittsburgh Steelers Mohr, DonDon Mohr  E Baldwin Wallace OAC
26 239 Washington Redskins Bocoka, FrancisFrancis Bocoka  E Washington State PCC
26 240 Chicago Cardinals Joe, LarryLarry Joe  B Penn State Ind.
26 241 Green Bay Packers Lubker, HermHerm Lubker  E Arkansas SWC
26 242 Philadelphia Eagles Roberts, H. J.H. J. Roberts  OG Rice SWC
26 243 Los Angeles Rams Standefer, GeneGene Standefer  B Texas Tech Border
26 244 New York Giants Ralph Stewart  C Missouri Big Six
26 245 Chicago Bears Max Morris  E Northwestern Big Ten
27 246 Detroit Lions Hillman, BillBill Hillman  B Tennessee SEC
27 247 Boston Yanks Odell Stautzenberger  OG Texas A&M SWC
27 248 Washington Redskins Sacrinty, OtisOtis Sacrinty  B Wake Forest SoCon
27 249 Pittsburgh Steelers Young, ArtArt Young  OG Dartmouth Ind.
27 250 Green Bay Packers Palladino, BobBob Palladino  B Notre Dame Ind.
27 251 Philadelphia Eagles Phil Cutchin  B Kentucky SEC
27 252 Chicago Cardinals Abrams, DickDick Abrams  B Washington State PCC
27 253 Los Angeles Rams David, BobBob David  OG Villanova Ind.
27 254 New York Giants Bibighaus, GeorgeGeorge Bibighaus  E Muhlenberg Ind.
27 255 Chicago Bears Morris, BillBill Morris  E Oklahoma Big Six
28 256 Detroit Lions Kelly, ArchArch Kelly  E Detroit Ind.
28 257 Boston Yanks Chatterton, DickDick Chatterton  B BYU MSC
28 258 Pittsburgh Steelers Ralph Sazio  T William & Mary SoCon
28 259 Washington Redskins Dropo, MiltMilt Dropo  C Connecticut NEC
28 260 Chicago Cardinals Smith, JoeJoe Smith  E Texas Tech Border
28 261 Philadelphia Eagles Wakefield, CharleyCharley Wakefield  T Stanford PCC
28 262 Green Bay Packers Baxter, JerrellJerrell Baxter  T North Carolina SoCon
28 263 Los Angeles Rams Hunnicutt, JimJim Hunnicutt  OG South Carolina SoCon
28 264 New York Giants Carrington, JimJim Carrington  OG Navy Ind.
28 265 Chicago Bears Baumgardner, Joe BillyJoe Billy Baumgardner  HB Texas SWC
29 266 Detroit Lions Tulis, BobBob Tulis  T Texas A&M SWC
29 267 Boston Yanks Rodgers, TomTom Rodgers  T Bucknell Ind.
29 268 Washington Redskins Brownson, LynnLynn Brownson  B Stanford PCC
29 269 Pittsburgh Steelers Pitzer, DickDick Pitzer  E Army Ind.
29 270 Chicago Cardinals Rutunno, TonyTony Rutunno  B St. Ambrose N/A
29 271 Green Bay Packers Sellers, RayRay Sellers  E Georgia SEC
29 272 Philadelphia Eagles Langenbeck, DickDick Langenbeck  T Cincinnati Ind.
29 273 Los Angeles Rams Comer, JohnJohn Comer  B Holy Cross Ind.
29 274 New York Giants Harrison, ClaudeClaude Harrison  B South Carolina SoCon
29 275 Chicago Bears Jerry McCarthy  E Penn Ind.
30 276 Detroit Lions McAfee, HowardHoward McAfee  T Tulane SEC
30 277 Boston Yanks John Prchlik  DT Yale Ind.
30 278 Pittsburgh Steelers Stalloni, TonyTony Stalloni  T Delaware Mason-Dixon
30 279 Washington Redskins Joe Colone  B Penn State Ind.
30 280 Green Bay Packers Jerry Carle  B Northwestern Big Ten
30 281 Philadelphia Eagles Bernie Winkler  T Texas Tech Border
30 282 Chicago Cardinals Lindsley, ClydeClyde Lindsley  E LSU SEC
30 283 Los Angeles Rams Hal Dean  OG Ohio State Big Ten
30 284 New York Giants Wright, JohnJohn Wright  B Georgia SEC
30 285 Chicago Bears Pierce, JackJack Pierce  B Illinois Big Ten
31 286 Washington Redskins Herb Shoener  E Iowa Big Ten
31 287 Pittsburgh Steelers Vince DiFrancesca  OG Northwestern Big Ten
31 288 Philadelphia Eagles Stephens, BillBill Stephens  T Baylor SWC
31 289 Chicago Cardinals Bob Callahan  C Michigan Big Ten
31 290 Green Bay Packers Hogan, BillBill Hogan  B Kansas Big Six
31 291 Los Angeles Rams Atwell, JamesJames Atwell  B South Carolina SoCon
31 292 New York Giants Schuler, BillBill Schuler  T Yale Ind.
31 293 Chicago Bears Bulbs Ehlers  B Purdue Big Ten
32 294 Pittsburgh Steelers Warren Lahr  DB Case Western Reserve MAC
32 295 Washington Redskins Pievo, BoBo Pievo  T Purdue Big Ten
32 296 Chicago Cardinals Karamigios, JohnnyJohnny Karamigios  B Denver MSC
32 297 Green Bay Packers Ralph Olsen  DE Utah MSC
32 298 Philadelphia Eagles Kalosh, MikeMike Kalosh  E La Crosse State WSTCC
32 299 Los Angeles Rams Prymuski, BobBob Prymuski  OG Illinois Big Ten
32 300 New York Giants Clayton, DonDon Clayton  B North Carolina SoCon

Hall of Famers

Inducted: Professional Football Hall of Fame class of 1975.[4]
Inducted: For his Coaching achievements Professional Football Hall of Fame Class of 1990
Inducted: Professional Football Hall of Fame class of 1968.

Notable undrafted players

= Pro Bowler[N 1]
Original NFL team Player Pos. College Conf. Notes
Chicago Bears Enrique Ecker  OT John Carroll OAC
Chicago Bears George Gulyanics  HB/P Alabama SEC
Detroit Lions George Hekkers  OT Wisconsin Big Ten
Washington Redskins Hugh Taylor  WR Oklahoma City Ind.


Schools with multiple draft selections

Selections Schools
10 Texas
8 Michigan, Northwestern
7 LSU, Oklahoma
6 Army, Illinois
5 Georgia, Indiana, North Carolina, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Penn, South Carolina, Tulsa, Wake Forest
4 California, Cincinnati, Detroit, Holy Cross, Iowa, Oklahoma A&M, Penn State, Stanford, TCU, Tennessee, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, USC, Vanderbilt, Washington, Washington State, Wisconsin
3 Arkansas, BYU, Duke, East Texas State, Miami (FL), Navy, NC State, Oklahoma City, Oregon, Rice, SMU, Yale
2 Boston College, Colgate, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Denver, Georgia Tech, Hardin–Simmons, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan State, Minnesota, Missouri, Muhlenberg, Nevada, Oregon State, Purdue, Richmond, Southeastern Louisiana, St. Bonaventure, Wesleyan, William & Mary, Wyoming


  1. ^ a b Players are identified as Pro Bowlers if they were selected for the Pro Bowl at any time in their career.
  2. ^ Players are identified as a Hall of Famer if they have been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.


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  3. ^ "Draft History: 1940's". Pro Football Hall of Fame. Archived from the original on October 1, 2013.
  4. ^ List of 1970s Hall of Fame Inductee's at profootballhof.com "Pro Football Hall of Fame". Archived from the original on October 7, 2008. Retrieved October 6, 2008.