1973 NFL Draft - Round 3

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.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
3
58
Detroit Lions
John Brady, TE
Washington
3
62
Baltimore Colts
Jamie Rotella, LB
Tennessee
3
72
Kansas City Chiefs
Paul Krause, OT
Central Michigan
3
73
New England Patriots
Charles Davis, RB
Alcorn State

1973 NFL Draft Results by Team

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