1971 NFL Draft - Round 10

The 1971 NFL Draft was held on January 28-29, 1971. A total of 442 players were chosen over 17 rounds. The New England Patriots chose Quarterback Jim Plunkett from Stanford as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers John Riggins, Jack Youngblood, Jack Ham and Dan Dierdorf were selected in this draft.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
10
235
New England Patriots
Layne McDowell, OT
Iowa
10
236
San Francisco 49ers
Ron Cardo, RB
Wisconsin-Oshkosh
10
237
Houston Oilers
Russell Price, DE
North Carolina Central
10
239
New Orleans Saints
Rocky Pamplin, RB
Hawaii
10
240
New York Jets
Jim Betts, DB
Michigan
10
242
Pittsburgh Steelers
Jim O'Shea, TE
Boston College
10
243
Denver Broncos
Carlis Harris, WR
Idaho State
10
248
Cleveland Browns
Steve Casteel, LB
Oklahoma
10
249
Cincinnati Bengals
Jack Stambaugh, OG
Oregon
10
251
St. Louis Cardinals
Ron Miller, OT
McNeese State
10
253
Oakland Raiders
Tim Oesterling, DT
UCLA
10
254
Los Angeles Rams
Don Popplewell, C
Colorado
10
255
Miami Dolphins
Ron Maree, DT
Purdue
10
257
San Francisco 49ers
Ernie Jennings, WR
Air Force

1971 NFL Draft Results by Team

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