1977 NFL Draft - Round 5

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
5
115
Buffalo Bills
Fred Besana, QB
California
5
119
Philadelphia Eagles
Skip Sharp, DB
Kansas
5
129
New York Jets
Gary Gregory, OT
Baylor
5
131
St. Louis Cardinals
Ernest Lee, DT
Texas

1977 NFL Draft Results by Team