1983 NFL Draft - Round 9

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
9
227
Los Angeles Rams
Jack Belcher, C
Boston College
9
228
Denver Broncos
Brian Hawkins, DB
San Jose State
9
232
Philadelphia Eagles
Rich Pelzer, OT
Rhode Island
9
234
Buffalo Bills
George Parker, RB
Norfolk State
9
235
Chicago Bears
Mark Zavagnin, LB
Notre Dame
9
239
Minnesota Vikings
Rod Achter, WR
Toledo
9
241
Baltimore Colts
Chris Rose, OT
Stanford
9
242
St. Louis Cardinals
Otis Brown, RB
Jackson State
9
243
Green Bay Packers
Robin Ham, C
West Texas A&M
9
249
Los Angeles Raiders
Kent Jordan, TE
St. Mary's (CA)
9
251
Washington Redskins
Marcus Gilbert, RB
Texas Christian

1983 NFL Draft Results by Team