1972 NFL Draft - Round 3

The 1972 NFL Draft was held on February 1-2, 1972. A total of 442 players were chosen over 17 rounds. The Buffalo Bills chose Defensive End Walt Patulski from Notre Dame as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famer Franco Harris was selected in this draft.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
3
53
Buffalo Bills
Fred Swendsen, DE
Notre Dame
3
58
Denver Broncos
Bill Phillips, LB
Arkansas State
3
69
New York Giants
Tom Mozisek, RB
Houston

1972 NFL Draft Results by Team