1970 NFL Draft - Round 12

The 1970 NFL Draft was held on January 27-28, 1970. A total of 442 players were chosen over 17 rounds. The Pittsburgh Steelers chose Quarterback Terry Bradshaw from Louisiana Tech as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Terry Bradshaw and Mel Blount were selected in this draft.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
12
290
Buffalo Bills
Dave Simpson, OT
Drake
12
291
Boston Patriots
Greg Roero, DT
New Mexico Highlands
12
292
St. Louis Cardinals
Charles Collins, WR
Kansas State
12
293
Philadelphia Eagles
Robert Jones, DT
Grambling
12
294
Cincinnati Bengals
Tom Truesdell, DE
Ohio Wesleyan
12
295
San Francisco 49ers
Bill Tant, OT
Dayton
12
296
New Orleans Saints
Willie Davenport, DB
Southern
12
297
New York Giants
Larry Nels, LB
Wyoming
12
298
Atlanta Falcons
Lonnie Holton, RB
Northern Michigan
12
299
Houston Oilers
Richard Dawkins, TE
Johnson C. Smith
12
300
Green Bay Packers
Frank Foreman, WR
Michigan State
12
301
Denver Broncos
Greg Jones, RB
Wisconsin-Whitewater
12
302
San Diego Chargers
Howard Gravelle, TE
California-Davis
12
303
Washington Redskins
Jim Kates, LB
Penn State
12
304
Baltimore Colts
Don Burrell, WR
Angelo State
12
305
Detroit Lions
Emanuel Murrell, DB
Cal Poly-S.L.O.
12
306
New York Jets
Bill Pierson, C
San Diego State
12
307
Cleveland Browns
Jerry Sanders, K
Texas Tech
12
308
Los Angeles Rams
Larry Arnold, QB
Hawaii
12
310
Oakland Raiders
Gary Deloach, OG
California-Davis
12
311
Minnesota Vikings
James Holland, DB
Jackson State
12
312
Kansas City Chiefs
Rodney Fedorchak, OG
Pittsburgh

1970 NFL Draft Results by Team

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