1983 NFL Draft
The 1983 NFL Draft
was held on April 26-27, 1983.
A total of 335 players were chosen over 12 rounds.
The Baltimore Colts chose Quarterback John Elway from Stanford as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers John Elway, Eric Dickerson, Bruce Matthews, Jim Kelly, Dan Marino, Darrell Green and Richard Dent were selected in this draft.
1983 NFL Draft Results by Team