1968 NFL Draft - Round 12

The 1968 NFL Draft was held on January 30-31, 1968. A total of 462 players were chosen over 17 rounds. The Minnesota Vikings chose Offensive Tackle Ron Yary from Southern California as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Ron Yary, Claude Humphrey, Larry Csonka, Curley Culp, Ken Stabler, Charlie Sanders, Elvin Bethea and Art Shell were selected in this draft.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
12
302
Atlanta Falcons
A.J. Vaughn, RB
Wayne State (MI)
12
303
New Orleans Saints
John Beck, DB
San Diego State
12
304
Denver Broncos
Bobby Hendrix, OT
Mississippi
12
306
Buffalo Bills
Greg Pipes, LB
Baylor
12
307
Miami Dolphins
Paul Paxton, OT
Akron
12
308
Minnesota Vikings
Howie Small, C
Rhode Island
12
309
Pittsburgh Steelers
Sam Wheeler, LB
Wisconsin
12
310
Detroit Lions
Ed Caruthers, DB
Arizona
12
311
Washington Redskins
Dave Weedman, DT
Western Washington
12
312
Philadelphia Eagles
Thurston Taylor, TE
Florida State
12
315
San Francisco 49ers
Henry Johnson, QB
Fisk
12
320
Kansas City Chiefs
Bobby Johns, DB
Alabama
12
321
Dallas Cowboys
Wilson Whitty, LB
Boston University
12
322
Houston Oilers
Barry Lischner, RB
Missouri
12
324
Baltimore Colts
James Jackson, DT
Jackson State
12
325
Green Bay Packers
Dennis Porter, DT
Northern Michigan
12
326
Oakland Raiders
Larry Plantz, WR
Colorado
12
327
Cincinnati Bengals
Harold Jones, OT
Grambling

1968 NFL Draft Results by Team

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