1973 NFL Draft - Round 16
The 1973 NFL Draft
was held on January 30-31, 1973.
A total of 442 players were chosen over 17 rounds.
The Houston Oilers chose Defensive End John Matuszak from Tampa as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers John Hannah, Ray Guy, Joe DeLamielleure and Dan Fouts were selected in this draft.
The NFL also held the 1973 NFL Supplemental Draft
prior to the start of the 1973 NFL season.
1973 NFL Draft Results by Team