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Draft History-1980-1989
1980
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
11Sims, BillyRBOklahoma
2Choice to Minnesota through San Francisco
3a.
57Turnure, TomCWashington
3b.
62Friede, MikeWRIndiana
485Hipple, EricQBUtah State
5a.
111Streeter, MarkDBArizona
5b.
120Ginn, TomGArkansas
6140Dieterich, ChrisTNorth Carolina State
7166Murray, EddieKTulane
8Choice to Baltimore
9a.
222Jett, DewayneWRHawaii
9b.
223Tuinei, TomDTHawaii
10251Henderson, HenryDBUtah State
11278Smith, WayneDBPurdue
12307Williams, RayKRWashington State
 
1981
Round
Overall
PlayerPos.College
116Nichols, MarkWRSan Jose State
246Green, CurtisDEAlabama State
372Greco, DonGWestern Illinois
499Porter, TracyWRLouisiana State
5129Lee, LarryGUCLA
6155Johnson, SamDBMaryland
7182Spivey, LeeG-TSouthern Methodist
8211Niziolek, BobTEColorado
9a.
238Jernigan, HughDBArkansas
9b.
240Martin, DavidDBVillanova
10264Cannavino, AnoyLBMichigan
11294Jackson, WillieDBMississippi
12Choice to Denver
 
1982
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
115Williams, JimmyLBNebraska
296Watkins, BobbyCBSouthwest Texas State
369Doug, SteveLBNew Hampshire
496McNorton, BruceCBGeorgetown (Ky.)
5127Graham, WilliamDBTexas
6154Machurek, MikeQBIdaho State
7a.
175Bates, PhilFBNebraska
7b.
Choice to Los Angeles Rams
7c.
187Simmons, VictorWROregon State
8208Moss, MartinDTUCLA
9a.
231Wagoner, DanCBKansas
9b.
Choice to Miami
10266Barnes, RooseveltLBPurdue
11292Lee, EdwardWRSouth Carolina State
12a.
319Porter, RickyRBSlippery Rock
12b.
326Rubick, RobTEGrand Valley State
 
1983
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
113Jones, JamesFBFlorida
240Strenger, RichTMichigan
367Cofer, MichaelDETennessee
494Curley, AugustLBSouthern California
5a.
115Johnson, DemetriousDBMissouri
5b.
121Mott, SteveCAlabama
6154Brown, ToddWRNebraska
7181Black, MikePArizona State
8208Stapleton, WilliamDBWashington
9Choice used in ‘82 Supplemental draft
(Kevin RobinsonDBNorth Carolina A&T
10261Laube, DaveG/TPenn State
11287Tate, BenFBNorth Carolina
12321Lane, JimCIdaho State
 
1984
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
120Lewis, DavidTECalifornia
247Mandley, PeteWRNorthern Arizona
3a.
62Williams, EricDTWashington State
3b.
74Anderson, ErnestRBOklahoma
3c.
75Baack, SteveDEOregon
4106D’Addio, DaveRBMaryland
5Choice to Los Angeles Rams
6160Witkowski, JohnQBColumbia
7a.
178Carter, JimmieLBNew Mexico (From Ind)
7b.
187Atkins, RenwickTKansas
8214Jones, DavidCTexas
9246Hollins, RichWRWest Virginia
10a.
259Frizzell, WilliamDBNorth Carolina Central
10b.
273Thaxton, JamesDBLouisiana Tech
11300Saxon, MikePSan Diego State
12327Streno, GlennCTennessee
 
1985
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
16Brown, LomasTFlorida
234Glover, KevinC-GMaryland
362Johnson, JamesLBSan Diego State
490Hancock, KevinLBBaylor
5118McIntosh, JoeRBNorth Carolina State
6146Short, StanGPenn State
7174Staten, TonyCBAngelo State
8202Caldwell, ScottyRBTexas Arlington
9230James, JuneLBTexas
10258Beauford, ClaytonWRAuburn
11286Harris, KevinSGeorgia
12314Weaver, MikeGGeorgia
 
1986
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
112Long, ChuckQBIowa
2a.
29James, GarryRBLouisiana State
2b.
Choice to San Fransiscio
3b.
69Milinichik, JoeTNorth Carolina State
3b.
Choice to Los Angeles Rams
492Mitchell, DevonSIowa
5119Smith, OscarRBNichols State
6Choice to Dallas
7Choice to Buffalo
8205Griffin, AllynWRWyoming
9231Pickens, LyleCBColorado
10258Johnson, TracyLBMorningside
11290Melvin, LelandWRRichmond
12317Durden, AllanSArizona
 
1987
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
17Rogers, ReggieDEWashington
2Choice to Houston
363Ball, JerryNTSouthern Methodist
492Rivers, GarlandSMichigan
5Choice to Seattle
6148Lockett, DannyLBArizona
7175Saleaumua, DanNTArizona State
7b.
203Gibson, DennisLBIowa State
9230Calhoun, RickRBCal State-Fullerton
10259Brown, RayWRSouth California
11286Siverling, BrianTEPenn State
12315Lee, GarryWRGeorgia Tech
 
1988
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
13Blades, BennieSMiami
2a.
29Spielman, ChrisLBOhio State
2b.
32Carter, PatTEFlorida State
358Roundtree, RayWRPenn State
485White, WilliamCBOhio State
5111Andolsek, EricGLouisiana State
6142Painter, CarlRBHampton Institute
7169James, JeffWRStanford
8196Hadd, GaryDT/NGMinnesota
9a.
223Corrington, KipFSTexas A&M
9b.
234Irvin, ToddTMississippi
10254Craig, PacoWRUCLA
11281McCoin, DannyQBCincinnati
12Choice to Indianapolis
 
1989
RoundOverallPlayerPos.College
13Sanders, BarryRBOklahoma State
230Ford, JohnWRVirginia
359Utley, MikeG/TWashington State
486Crockett, RayDBBaylor
5115Pete, LawrenceDTNebraska
6141Pete, RodneyQBSouthern California
7170Woods, JerryDBNorthern Michigan
8197Parker, ChrisDTWest Virginia
9226MacCready, DerekDEOhio State
10253Phillips, JasonWRHouston
11282Karpinski, KeithLBPenn State
12309Cribbs, JamesDEMemphis State