1962 NFL Draft
The 1962 NFL Draft
was held on December 4, 1961.
A total of 280 players were chosen over 20 rounds.
The Washington Redskins chose Running Back Ernie Davis from Syracuse as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Merlin Olsen, Lance Alworth and Buck Buchanan were selected in this draft.
1962 NFL Draft Results by Team