1962 AFL Draft - Round 3

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.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
3
18
Denver Broncos
Charles Holmes, RB
Maryland Eastern Shore
3
22
Boston Patriots
Sherwyn Thorson, OG
Iowa

1962 AFL Draft Results by Team

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