1961 AFL Draft - Round 21

The 1961 AFL Draft was held on November 23-December 5, 1960. A total of 240 players were chosen over 30 rounds. Future Hall of Famers Mike Ditka, Billy Shaw, Bob Lilly, Herb Adderley, Jimmy Johnson and Fran Tarkenton were selected in this draft.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
21
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Dallas Texans
Dick Thornton, DB
Northwestern
21
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Denver Broncos
Jim Morgan, RB
Iowa State
21
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Oakland Raiders
Mike Jones, QB
San Jose State
21
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San Diego Chargers
Gene Gaines, RB
UCLA

1961 AFL Draft Results by Team

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