1976 NFL Draft - Round 6

The 1976 NFL Draft was held on April 8-9, 1976. A total of 487 players were chosen over 17 rounds. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers chose Defensive End Lee Roy Selmon from Oklahoma as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Lee Roy Selmon, Mike Haynes, Jackie Slater, Harry Carson and Steve Largent were selected in this draft.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
6
164
Buffalo Bills
Leslie Benson, DE
Baylor
6
165
Philadelphia Eagles
Kirk Johnson, OT
Howard Payne
6
167
Kansas City Chiefs
Bob Gregolunas, LB
Northern Illinois
6
169
Atlanta Falcons
Stan Varner, DT
Brigham Young
6
172
Kansas City Chiefs
Calvin Harper, OT
Illinois State
6
173
Houston Oilers
Todd Simonsen, OT
South Dakota State
6
176
Cincinnati Bengals
Orlando Nelson, TE
Utah State
6
178
San Diego Chargers
Calvin Lane, DB
Fresno State
6
180
Minnesota Vikings
Terry Egerdahl, WR
Minnesota-Duluth
6
181
Dallas Cowboys
Greg McGuire, OT
Indiana

1976 NFL Draft Results by Team

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