1961 NFL Draft - Round 20

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
20
267
Minnesota Vikings
Mike McFarland, QB
Western Illinois
20
268
Dallas Cowboys
Jerry Morgan, B
Iowa State
20
269
Washington Redskins
Mike Ingram, OG
Ohio State
20
270
Los Angeles Rams
Al Lederle, E
Georgia Tech
20
271
Pittsburgh Steelers
Mike Jones, QB
San Jose State
20
272
Chicago Bears
Gordon Mason, B
Tennessee Tech
20
273
Baltimore Colts
Albert Kimbrough, B
Northwestern
20
275
Detroit Lions
Tom Lewis, B
Lake Forest
20
276
San Francisco 49ers
Jerry Perry, OG
Central Oklahoma
20
277
New York Giants
Don McKeta, B
Washington
20
279
Cleveland Browns
Charlie Baker, OT
Tennessee

1961 NFL Draft Results by Team

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