1981 NFL Draft - Round 11

The 1981 NFL Draft was held on April 28-29, 1981. A total of 332 players were chosen over 12 rounds. The New Orleans Saints chose Running Back George Rogers from South Carolina as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Lawrence Taylor, Kenny Easley, Ronnie Lott, Mike Singletary, Howie Long, Rickey Jackson and Russ Grimm were selected in this draft.

The NFL also held the 1981 NFL Supplemental Draft prior to the start of the 1981 NFL season.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
11
277
New Orleans Saints
Lester Mickens, WR
Kansas
11
278
New York Jets
Ed Gall, DT
Maryland
11
279
Seattle Seahawks
Lance Olander, RB
Colorado
11
280
San Diego Chargers
Matt Petrzelka, OT
Iowa
11
281
St. Louis Cardinals
Mike Sherrod, TE
Illinois
11
282
Green Bay Packers
Forrest Valora, LB
Oklahoma
11
284
Washington Redskins
Jerry Hill, WR
North Alabama
11
286
San Francisco 49ers
Ron DeBose, TE
UCLA
11
287
Chicago Bears
Lonnie Johnson, RB
Indiana
11
290
Denver Broncos
Pat Walker, WR
Miami
11
293
Minnesota Vikings
Bill Stephanos, OT
Boston College
11
294
Detroit Lions
Willie Jackson, DB
Mississippi State
11
295
New England Patriots
Brian Buckley, QB
Harvard
11
297
Houston Oilers
Claude Matthews, OG
Auburn
11
301
Atlanta Falcons
Keith Chappelle, WR
Iowa
11
302
Dallas Cowboys
Tim Morrison, OG
Georgia
11
303
Philadelphia Eagles
Gail Davis, DT
Virginia Union

1981 NFL Draft Results by Team

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