1977 NFL Draft - Round 9

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
9
224
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Byron Hemingway, LB
Boston College
9
225
Seattle Seahawks
George Adzick, DB
Minnesota
9
226
Kansas City Chiefs
Derrick Glanton, DE
Bishop
9
228
New York Giants
Ken Mullins, DE
Florida A&M
9
229
Philadelphia Eagles
T.J. Humphreys, OG
Arkansas State
9
230
Atlanta Falcons
John Maxwell, OT
Boston College
9
231
New Orleans Saints
Dave Knowles, OT
Indiana
9
233
Green Bay Packers
Joel Mullins, OT
Arkansas State
9
235
Kansas City Chiefs
Dave Green, OT
New Mexico
9
236
Detroit Lions
Steve Mathieson, QB
Florida State
9
238
Chicago Bears
Nick Buonamici, DT
Ohio State
9
240
Cleveland Browns
Daryl Brown, KR
Tufts
9
242
Atlanta Falcons
Robert Speer, DE
Arkansas State
9
244
Pittsburgh Steelers
Roosevelt Kelly, TE
Eastern Kentucky
9
245
Cincinnati Bengals
Willie Zachary, WR
Central State
9
246
Washington Redskins
Mike Northington, RB
Purdue
9
247
Baltimore Colts
Glenn Capriola, RB
Boston College
9
248
Dallas Cowboys
Mark Cantrell, C
North Carolina
9
249
New England Patriots
Jerry Vogele, LB
Michigan

1977 NFL Draft Results by Team

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