1978 NFL Draft - Round 12

The 1978 NFL Draft was held on May 2-3, 1978. A total of 334 players were chosen over 12 rounds. The Houston Oilers chose Running Back Earl Campbell from Texas as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Earl Campbell, James Lofton and Ozzie Newsome were selected in this draft.

The NFL also held the 1978 NFL Supplemental Draft prior to the start of the 1978 NFL season.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
12
308
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Kevin McLee, LB
West Virginia
12
309
Buffalo Bills
Richard Crump, RB
Northeastern Oklahoma
12
311
New York Jets
Alan Williams, P
Florida
12
313
New York Giants
Greg Lawson, RB
Western Illinois
12
314
San Francisco 49ers
Dan Irons, OT
Texas Tech
12
316
Seattle Seahawks
Jeff Bergeron, RB
Lamar
12
318
Detroit Lions
Mark Patterson, DB
Washington State
12
319
St. Louis Cardinals
Anthony Clay, LB
South Carolina State
12
320
Atlanta Falcons
Daria Butler, LB
Oklahoma State
12
323
Cincinnati Bengals
Kim Featsent, WR
Kent State
12
324
Washington Redskins
Steve McCabe, OG
Bowdoin
12
325
Chicago Bears
Lew Sibley, LB
Louisiana State
12
326
Minnesota Vikings
Jeff Morrow, OT
Minnesota
12
327
Pittsburgh Steelers
Brad Carr, LB
Maryland
12
328
New England Patriots
John Gibney, C
Colgate
12
329
Baltimore Colts
Bruce Allen, P
Richmond
12
331
Miami Dolphins
Mike Moore, RB
Middle Tennessee State
12
332
Oakland Raiders
Joe Conron, WR
Pacific
12
334
Dallas Cowboys
Lee Washburn, OL
Montana State

1978 NFL Draft Results by Team

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