1980 NFL Draft

The 1980 NFL Draft was held on April 29-30, 1980. A total of 333 players were chosen over 12 rounds. The Detroit Lions chose Running Back Billy Sims from Oklahoma as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Anthony Munoz, Art Monk and Dwight Stephenson were selected in this draft.

The NFL also held the 1980 NFL Supplemental Draft prior to the start of the 1980 NFL season.

Rnd Pick Team Player Position College
1 1 DET Billy Sims RB Oklahoma
1 2 NYJ Lam Jones WR Texas
1 3 CIN Anthony Munoz OT Southern California
1 4 GB Bruce Clark DT Penn State
1 5 BAL Curtis Dickey RB Texas A&M
1 6 STL Curtis Greer DE Michigan
1 7 ATL Junior Miller TE Nebraska
1 8 NYG Mark Haynes DB Colorado
1 9 MIN Doug Martin DE Washington
1 10 SEA Jacob Green DE Texas A&M
1 11 KC Brad Budde OG Southern California
1 12 NO Stan Brock OT Colorado
1 13 SF Earl Cooper RB Rice
1 14 NE Roland James DB Tennessee
1 15 OAK Marc Wilson QB Brigham Young
1 16 BUF Jim Ritcher OG North Carolina State
1 17 LA Johnnie Johnson Jr. DB Texas
1 18 WAS Art Monk WR Syracuse
1 19 CHI Otis Wilson LB Louisville
1 20 SF Jim Stuckey DE Clemson
1 21 MIA Don McNeal DB Alabama
1 22 TB Ray Snell OG Wisconsin
1 23 PHI Roynell Young DB Alcorn State
1 24 BAL Derrick Hatchett DB Texas
1 25 NE Vagas Ferguson RB Notre Dame
1 26 GB George Cumby LB Oklahoma
1 27 CLE Charles White RB Southern California
1 28 PIT Mark Malone QB Arizona State

1980 NFL Draft Results by Team

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