1971 NFL Draft - Round 15

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
15
365
New England Patriots
Nick McGarry, TE
Massachusetts
15
366
New Orleans Saints
Bart Graves, DE
Tulane
15
367
Philadelphia Eagles
Ed Fisher, OT
Prairie View A&M
15
369
Buffalo Bills
Charles Cole, RB
Toledo
15
370
New York Jets
Dan Dyches, C
South Carolina
15
371
Atlanta Falcons
Wallace Clark, RB
Auburn
15
372
Pittsburgh Steelers
Ray Makin, OG
Kentucky
15
373
Denver Broncos
Lawrence James, RB
Norfolk State
15
375
Washington Redskins
Anthony Christnovich, OG
Wisconsin-LaCrosse
15
376
Chicago Bears
Ron Maciejowski, QB
Ohio State
15
377
San Diego Chargers
Eric Humston, LB
Muskingum
15
378
Cleveland Browns
William Green, DB
Western Kentucky
15
380
Kansas City Chiefs
Mike Montgomery, DB
Texas State
15
381
St. Louis Cardinals
Ted Heiskell, RB
Houston
15
382
New York Giants
Jim Wright, LB
Notre Dame
15
383
Oakland Raiders
Andy Giles, LB
William & Mary
15
384
Los Angeles Rams
Gary Kos, OG
Notre Dame
15
385
Detroit Lions
Ed Coates, WR
Central Missouri State
15
386
Miami Dolphins
Bob Richards, OG
California
15
387
San Francisco 49ers
John Lennon, DE
Colgate
15
389
Dallas Cowboys
Bob Young, TE
Delaware
15
390
Baltimore Colts
Mike Hogan, LB
Michigan State

1971 NFL Draft Results by Team

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