1972 NFL Draft - Round 5

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
5
109
Atlanta Falcons
Billy Taylor, RB
Michigan
5
114
New York Jets
Dick Harris, DB
South Carolina
5
116
San Diego Chargers
Jim Bishop, TE
Tennessee Tech
5
120
Los Angeles Rams
Bob Childs, OG
Kansas
5
121
New York Giants
Larry Edwards, LB
Texas A&M-Kingsville
5
123
San Francisco 49ers
Mike Greene, LB
Georgia
5
126
New Orleans Saints
Bo Davies, DB
South Carolina
5
127
Kansas City Chiefs
Milt Davis, DE
Texas-Arlington
5
128
Cleveland Browns
Greg Kucera, RB
Northern Colorado
5
130
San Diego Chargers
Harry Gooden, DE
Alcorn State

1972 NFL Draft Results by Team

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