1961 NFL Draft - Round 18

The 1961 NFL Draft was held on December 27-28, 1960. A total of 280 players were chosen over 20 rounds. The Minnesota Vikings chose Running Back Tommy Mason from Tulane as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Mike Ditka, Jimmy Johnson, Herb Adderley, Bob Lilly, Fran Tarkenton, Billy Shaw and Deacon Jones were selected in this draft.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
18
240
Dallas Cowboys
Randy Williams, RB
Indiana
18
241
Washington Redskins
George Tolford, OT
Ohio State
18
242
Los Angeles Rams
Bill Williamson, OT
Bakersfield JC (CA)
18
243
Pittsburgh Steelers
John Simko, E
Augustana (SD)
18
244
Chicago Bears
John Finn, OT
Louisville
18
245
Baltimore Colts
Wilson Allison, OT
Baylor
18
246
St. Louis Cardinals
Art Browning, OG
Duke
18
247
Detroit Lions
John Gregor, OT
Montana
18
249
New York Giants
Ken DesMarais, C
Holy Cross
18
250
Green Bay Packers
Arthur Sims, B
Texas A&M
18
251
Cleveland Browns
Ed Morris, OT
Indiana
18
252
Philadelphia Eagles
Nick Maravich, OT
North Carolina State

1961 NFL Draft Results by Team

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