1980 NFL Draft - Round 5

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
5
111
Detroit Lions
Mark Streeter, DB
Arizona
5
115
Kansas City Chiefs
Dan Pensick, DE
Nebraska
5
117
Atlanta Falcons
Brad Vassar, LB
Pacific
5
119
Buffalo Bills
Jeff Pyburn, DB
Georgia
5
122
Minnesota Vikings
Paul Jones, RB
California
5
123
New York Jets
Jim Zidd, LB
Kansas
5
126
Oakland Raiders
John Adams, LB
Louisiana State
5
127
Seattle Seahawks
Joe Steele, RB
Washington
5
128
Oakland Raiders
William Bowens, LB
North Alabama
5
132
Seattle Seahawks
Daniel Jacobs, DE
Winston-Salem State

1980 NFL Draft Results by Team

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