1980 NFL Draft - Round 12

The 1980 NFL Draft was held on April 29-30, 1980. A total of 333 players were chosen over 12 rounds. The Detroit Lions chose Running Back Billy Sims from Oklahoma as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Anthony Munoz, Art Monk and Dwight Stephenson were selected in this draft.

The NFL also held the 1980 NFL Supplemental Draft prior to the start of the 1980 NFL season.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
12
306
Pittsburgh Steelers
Charles Vaclavik, DB
Texas
12
308
Cincinnati Bengals
Mike Wright, QB
Vanderbilt
12
309
St. Louis Cardinals
Tyrone Gray, WR
Washington State
12
310
Green Bay Packers
James Stewart, DB
Memphis
12
311
Baltimore Colts
Randy Bielski, K
Towson
12
313
Atlanta Falcons
Quinn Jones, RB
Tulsa
12
314
Kansas City Chiefs
Mike Brewington, LB
East Carolina
12
315
Minnesota Vikings
Thomas Lane, DB
Florida A&M
12
316
Buffalo Bills
Roger Lapham, TE
Maine
12
317
New York Jets
David Dumars, DB
Louisiana-Monroe
12
318
New Orleans Saints
Kiser Lewis, LB
Florida A&M
12
319
Seattle Seahawks
Presnell Gilbert, DB
American International
12
320
New England Patriots
Jimmy Jordan, QB
Florida State
12
325
Miami Dolphins
Chuck Stone, OG
North Carolina State
12
326
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Gene Coleman, DB
Miami
12
327
Washington Redskins
Marcene Emmett, DE
North Alabama
12
328
Houston Oilers
Wiley Pitts, WR
Temple
12
329
Philadelphia Eagles
Howard Fields, DB
Baylor
12
331
San Diego Chargers
Harry Price, WR
McNeese State
12
332
Los Angeles Rams
Kevin Scanlon, QB
Arkansas

1980 NFL Draft Results by Team

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