1977 NFL Draft - Round 6

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
6
143
New York Giants
Bob Jordan, OT
Memphis
6
145
Philadelphia Eagles
Kevin Russell, DB
Tennessee State
6
150
Kansas City Chiefs
Rick Burleson, DE
Texas
6
157
Buffalo Bills
Ron Pruitt, DT
Nebraska
6
161
Atlanta Falcons
Keith Jenkins, DB
Cincinnati
6
162
New Orleans Saints
Tom Schick, OG
Maryland
6
167
Kansas City Chiefs
Andre Herrera, RB
Southern Illinois

1977 NFL Draft Results by Team

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