1970 NFL Draft - Round 7

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
7
157
Pittsburgh Steelers
Danny Griffin, RB
Texas-Arlington
7
158
Philadelphia Eagles
Terry Brennan, OT
Notre Dame
7
166
New Orleans Saints
Lon Woodard, DE
San Diego State
7
169
Atlanta Falcons
Gary Orcutt, WR
Southern California
7
170
Houston Oilers
Charles Olson, DB
Concordia-Moorhead
7
171
San Diego Chargers
Jim Fabish, DB
Texas-El Paso
7
173
Washington Redskins
Roland Merritt, WR
Maryland
7
174
Baltimore Colts
Gordon Slade, QB
Davidson
7
176
New York Jets
Jim Williams, DB
Virginia State
7
179
Dallas Cowboys
Don Abbey, LB
Penn State
7
180
Oakland Raiders
Steve Svitak, LB
Boise State

1970 NFL Draft Results by Team

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