1962 NFL Draft - Round 3

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.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
3
32
Chicago Bears
Jim Bates, E
Southern California
3
33
Los Angeles Rams
John Cornett, OT
Rice
3
36
San Francisco 49ers
Billy Ray Adams, RB
Mississippi
3
39
Dallas Cowboys
Bobby Plummer, OG
Texas Christian

1962 NFL Draft Results by Team

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