1962 AFL Draft
The 1962 AFL Draft
was held on December 2-16, 1961.
A total of 272 players were chosen over 34 rounds.
The Oakland Raiders chose Quarterback Roman Gabriel from North Carolina State as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Merlin Olsen, Lance Alworth and Nick Buoniconti were selected in this draft.
1962 AFL Draft Results by Team