1973 NFL Draft - Round 5

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
5
105
Houston Oilers
Edesel Garrison, WR
Southern California
5
112
San Francisco 49ers
Mike Fulk, LB
Indiana
5
113
Denver Broncos
Charles McTorry, DB
Tennessee State
5
117
Washington Redskins
Charles Cantrell, OG
Lamar
5
120
Kansas City Chiefs
Fred Grambau, DE
Michigan
5
125
San Diego Chargers
Jon Knoble, LB
Weber State
5
128
Pittsburgh Steelers
Larry Clark, LB
Northern Illinois

1973 NFL Draft Results by Team

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