1976 NFL Draft - Round 8

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
8
210
Seattle Seahawks
Larry Shipp, WR
Louisiana State
8
211
New York Jets
Joe Davis, OG
Southern California
8
212
San Diego Chargers
Tony DiRienzo, K
Oklahoma
8
215
Buffalo Bills
Scott Gardner, QB
Virginia
8
216
Philadelphia Eagles
Richard LaFargue, C
Arkansas
8
217
Detroit Lions
Rich Sorenson, K
Cal State-Chico
8
221
New York Giants
John Jordan, DT
Indiana
8
225
Detroit Lions
Charles Braswell, DB
West Virginia
8
226
Buffalo Bills
Bobby Joe Easter, RB
Middle Tennessee State
8
227
Buffalo Bills
Art Meadowcroft, OG
Minnesota
8
229
Houston Oilers
Bobby Simon, OT
Grambling
8
235
New England Patriots
Stu Betts, RB
Northern Michigan
8
236
Dallas Cowboys
Henry Laws, DB
South Carolina

1976 NFL Draft Results by Team

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