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Draft History-1970-1979
1970
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
119Owens, SteveRBOklahoma
245Parson, RayGMinnesota
371Mitchell, JimDEVirginia State
4Choice to New York.Giants
5123Parker, BobGMemphis State
6149Terry, TonyDTSouthern California
7175Geddes, KenLBNebraska
8Choice to St. Louis
9227Weaver, HermanPTennessee
10253Maxwell, BruceRBArkansas
11279Laird, RogerDBKentucky State
12305Murrell, EmanuelDBCal-Poly SLO
13331Haverdick, DaveDTMorehead State
14357Brown, ChariieWRNorthern Arizona
15383Haney, BobTIdaho
16409Todd, JerryDBMemphis State
17434Marshall, JesseDTCentenary
 
1971
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
121Bell, BobDTCincinnati
2a.30Thompson, DaveCClemson
2b.48Weaver, CharlieLBSouthern California
372Clark, AlDBEastern Michigan
4100Woods, LarryDTTennessee State
5125Newell, PeteGMichigan
6a.150Harris, FrankQBBoston College
6b.152Franklin, HermanWRSouthern California
7177Wheless, BrownieTRice
8204Lee, KenLBWashington
9229Zofko, MickeyRBAuburn
10Choice to Philadelphia
11281Webb, PhilDBColorado State
12308Pilconis, BillWRPittsburgh
13332Abercrombie, DavidRBTulane
14360Lorenz, TomTEIowa State
15385Coates, EdWRCentral Missouri
16411Kutchinski, TomDBMichigan State
17436Jolly, GordonTUtah
 
1972
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
116Orvis, HerbDEColorado
2Choice to Atlanta
3a.65Sanders, KenDEHoward Payne
3b.Choice to Philadelphia
4Choice to Dallas
5Choice to Los Angeles
6145Potts, CharlesDBPurdue
7172Stoudamire, CharlesWRPortland State
8197Stucky, HenryDBMissouri
9224McClintock, BillDBDrake
10249Teal, JimLBPurdue
11276Waldron, BobDTTulane
12301Bradley, PaulWRSouthern Methodist
13328Kirschner, JohnTEMemphis State
14353Kelly, EricTWhitworth
15380Roach, SteveLBKansas
16405Jenkins, LeonDBWest Virginia
17432Tyler, MikeDBRice
 
1973
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
117Price, ErnestDETexas A&M
244Crosswhite, LeonRBOklahoma
3a.58Brady, JohnTEWashington
3b.71Laslavic, JimLBPenn State
3c.75Johnson, LeviDBTexas A&I
4a.81Hennigan, MikeLBTennessee Tech
4b.91Jauron, DickRBYale (From Atl)
4c.96Hooks, JimRBCentral State (Okla.)
5Choice to San Diego Through Washington
6Choice to St.Louis
7175Andrews, JohnDTMorgan State
8a.200McCary, PrenticeDBArizona State
8b.203Bledsoe, JohnRBOhio State
9227Dean, IraDBBaylor
10252Bonner, RayDBMiddle Tennessee
11279Freeman, ScotWRWyoming
12304Scott, TomWRWashington
13331Moss, JohnLBPittsburgh
14356Corey, JayTSanta Clara
15383Hansen, DanDBBrigham Young
16408Nickles, LarryWRDayton
17435Belgrave, EarlTOhio State
 
1974
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
1a.8O’Neil, EdLBPenn State
1b.Choice to New Orleans
239Howard, BillyDTAlcorn A&M
365Bussey, DexterRBTexas-Arlington
4Choice to St.Louis
5117Capria, CarlDBPurdue
6a.139Burden, WillieRBNorth Carolina State
6b.143Davis, JimGAlcorn A&M
7169Herrera, EfrenKUCLA
8195Denimarck, MikeLBEmporia State (Kan.)
9Choice to Los Angeles
10247Wooley, DavidRBCentral State (Okla.)
11273Blair, T.C.TETulsa
12299Wakefield, MarkWRTampa
13325Rothwell, FredCKansas State
14351Jones, DavidDBHoward Payne
15377Wells, JohnGKansas State
16403Wilson, MyronDBBowling Green
17429Temple, CollisDELouisiana State
 
1975
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
113Boden, LynnGSouth Dakota State
238English, DougDTTexas
3Choice to New Orleans through Minnesota
494Hertwig, CraigTGeorgia
5Choice to Cleveland
6a.138Cooper, FredDBPurdue
6b.141King, HoraceRBGeorgia
6c.144Franklin, DennisQB-WRMichigan
7169Murphy, MikeWRDrake
8194Thompson, LeonardRBOklahoma State
9219Strinko, SteveLBMichigan
10250Boyd, BradTELouisiana State
11275Myers, SteveGOhio State
12300Roundtree, AndreLBIowa State
13325Smith, JimRBNorth Carolina Central
14350McMillan, JimQBBoise State
15375Green, RudyRBYale
16406Chaves, LesDBKansas State
17431Lancaster, MarkGTulsa
 
1976
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
1a.10Hunter, JamesDBGrambling
1b.16Gaines, LawrenceRBWyoming
2a.44Long, KenGPurdue
2b.46Hill, DavidTETexas A&M
3a.68Bolinger, RussTLong Beach State
3b.76Woodcock, JohnDTHawaii
4Choice to Chicago Through Miami
5a.Choice to San Francisco
5b.145Scavella, SteadmanLBMiami
6Choice to New England
7198Ten Napel, GarthLBTexas A&M
8a.217Sorenson, RichKChicago State
8b.225Braswell, CharlesDBWest Virginia
9253Jones, LeanellTELong Beach State
10279Bowerman, BillDBNew Mexico State
11307Shugrue, GaryDE LBVillanova
12335McCabe, MikeCSouth Carolina
13363Jacobs, MelWr KRSan Diego State
14391Elston, LeonardWRKentucky State
15419Smock, TrentWRIndiana
16447McCurdy, CraigLBWilliam & Mary
17475Meeks, JimDBBoise State
 
1977
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
1Choice to Buffalo
242Williams, WaltDBNew Mexico State
369Kane, RickRBSan Jose State
496Blue, LutherWRIowa State
5a.114Crosby, RonLBPenn State
5b.Choice to Pittsburgh
6a.Choice to San Diego
6b.166Reggie, PinkneyDBEast Crolina
7179Black, TimLBBaylor
8209Griffin, MarkTNorth Carolina
9236Mathieson, SteveQBFlorida State
10263Anderson, GaryGStanford
11293Daykin, TonyLBGeorgia Tech
12320Greenwood, DaveG/CIowa State
 
1978
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
111Bradley, LutherDBNotre Dame
240Baker, AlDEColorado State
3Choice to Cleveland
4a.94Fifer, WilliamTWest Texas State
4b.107Elias, HomerGTennessee State
5a.109Tearry, LarryCWake Forest
5b.121Fowler, AmosGSouthern Mississippi
5c.123Gray, DanDERutgers
6a.150Hicks, DwightDBMichigan
6b.153Ardizzone, TonyGNorthwestern
6c.165Thompson, JesseWRCalifornia
7177Gibson, BruceRBPacific
8206Breech, JimKCalifornia
9Choice to San Francisco
10262Arrington, FredLBPurdue
11289Murray, RichardDTOklahoma
12318Patterson, MarkDBWashington State
 
1979
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
110Dorney, KeithTPenn State
237Fantetti, KenLBWyoming
367Robinson, BoRBWest Virginia
4a.88Norris, UlyssesTEGeorgia
4b.92Brooks, JonathanLBClemson
5a.Choice to San Francisco
5b.131Brown, WaltCPittsburgh
6Choice to Denver
7Choice to Oakland Through Cleveland
8a.Choice to New York Giants
8b.213Mohring, JohnLBC.W. Post (From Sea)
9231Komlo, JeffQBDelaware
10Choice to Miami
11a.Choice to New York Giants
11b.302Cole, EddieLBMississippi
12a.313Forster, BobC GBrown
12b.326Sweeney, BryanWRTexas A&I