1980 NFL Draft - Round 8
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.
1980 NFL Draft Results by Team