1969 NFL Draft - Round 17

The 1969 NFL Draft was held on January 28-29, 1969. A total of 442 players were chosen over 17 rounds. The Buffalo Bills chose Running Back O.J. Simpson from Southern California as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers O.J. Simpson, Joe Greene, Roger Wehrli, Ted Hendricks and Charlie Joiner were selected in this draft.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
17
417
Buffalo Bills
Wayne Lineberry, LB
East Carolina
17
418
Atlanta Falcons
Paul Williams, WR
California
17
419
Philadelphia Eagles
Bob Haack, OT
Linfield
17
420
Pittsburgh Steelers
Bill Eppright, K
Kent State
17
421
Cincinnati Bengals
Terry Story, OT
Georgia Tech
17
422
Boston Patriots
George Muse, LB
Grambling
17
423
New Orleans Saints
Chico Kurzawski, DB
Northwestern
17
424
Detroit Lions
Gary Steele, TE
Army
17
425
Denver Broncos
Buster O'Brien, QB
Richmond
17
426
Washington Redskins
Rich Dobbert, DE
Springfield
17
427
Miami Dolphins
Tom Krallman, DE
Xavier
17
428
Green Bay Packers
Johnny Mack, LB
Central Missouri State
17
429
New York Giants
Ken Riley, LB
Texas-Arlington
17
431
Chicago Bears
Bob Long, WR
Texas A&M
17
432
San Francisco 49ers
Joe Rushing, LB
Memphis
17
433
Minnesota Vikings
Wendell Housely, RB
Texas A&M
17
435
St. Louis Cardinals
George Hummer, C
Arizona State
17
437
Los Angeles Rams
Jim Thorpe, DB
Hofstra
17
438
Kansas City Chiefs
Ralph Jenkins, DB
Tuskegee
17
439
Dallas Cowboys
Bill Bailey, DT
Lewis & Clark
17
440
Oakland Raiders
Billy Austin, OG
Arkansas-Pine Bluff
17
441
Baltimore Colts
Joe Cowan, WR
Johns Hopkins
17
442
New York Jets
Fred Zirkle, DT
Duke

1969 NFL Draft Results by Team

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