1977 NFL Draft - Round 12

The 1977 NFL Draft was held on May 3-4, 1977. A total of 335 players were chosen over 12 rounds. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers chose Running Back Ricky Bell from Southern California as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famer Tony Dorsett was selected in this draft.

The NFL also held the 1977 NFL Supplemental Draft prior to the start of the 1977 NFL season.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
12
308
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Chip Sheffield, WR
Lenoir-Rhyne
12
310
Pittsburgh Steelers
Jimmy Stephens, TE
Florida
12
311
New York Giants
Elmo Simmons, RB
Texas-Arlington
12
312
New York Jets
Phil Gargis, RB
Auburn
12
313
New York Jets
Dave Conrad, OT
Maryland
12
319
San Diego Chargers
Jim Stansik, TE
Eastern Michigan
12
320
Detroit Lions
Dave Greenwood, OG
Iowa State
12
322
Chicago Bears
Terry Irvin, DB
Jackson State
12
323
San Francisco 49ers
Scott Martin, OT
North Dakota
12
324
Denver Broncos
Scott Levenhagen, TE
Western Illinois
12
326
Cincinnati Bengals
Alex Percival, WR
Morehouse
12
327
Washington Redskins
Curtis Kirkland, DE
Missouri
12
328
St. Louis Cardinals
Rick Fenlaw, LB
Texas
12
329
Seattle Seahawks
I.V. Wilson, DT
Tulsa
12
330
Los Angeles Rams
Barry Caudill, C
Southern Mississippi
12
331
Baltimore Colts
Bill Deutsch, RB
North Dakota
12
332
Dallas Cowboys
Greg Peters, OL
California
12
335
Minnesota Vikings
Jim Kelleher, RB
Colorado

1977 NFL Draft Results by Team

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