1983 NFL Draft - Round 8

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.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
8
207
Buffalo Bills
James Durham, DB
Houston
8
208
Detroit Lions
William Stapleton, DB
Washington
8
209
Cleveland Browns
Mike McClearn, OT
Temple
8
212
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
John Samuelson, LB
Azusa Pacific
8
216
Green Bay Packers
Carlton Briscoe, DB
McNeese State
8
222
Los Angeles Raiders
Mike Dotterer, RB
Stanford
8
224
Washington Redskins
Todd Hallstrom, OT
Minnesota

1983 NFL Draft Results by Team

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