1973 NFL Draft - Round 9

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
9
209
Houston Oilers
Mark Williams, K
Rice
9
211
Philadelphia Eagles
John Nokes, LB
Northern Illinois
9
212
New England Patriots
David Callaway, OT
Texas A&M
9
213
St. Louis Cardinals
Ken King, LB
Kentucky
9
214
San Diego Chargers
Tab Bennett, LB
Illinois
9
216
Chicago Bears
Mike Deutsch, RB
North Dakota
9
218
Washington Redskins
Rich Galbos, RB
Ohio State
9
220
Atlanta Falcons
Russell Ingram, C
Texas Tech
9
221
Minnesota Vikings
Larry Dibbles, DE
New Mexico
9
224
Cincinnati Bengals
John Dampeer, OG
Notre Dame
9
225
New York Giants
Ty Paine, QB
Washington State
9
226
San Francisco 49ers
Roger Praetorius, RB
Syracuse
9
227
Detroit Lions
Ira Dean, DB
Baylor
9
228
Cleveland Browns
Curtis Wester, OG
East Texas Baptist
9
229
Dallas Cowboys
Mike White, DB
Minnesota
9
230
Green Bay Packers
Rick Brown, LB
South Carolina
9
232
Pittsburgh Steelers
Bracey Bonham, OG
North Carolina Central
9
233
Washington Redskins
Eddie Sheats, LB
Kansas

1973 NFL Draft Results by Team

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