1985 NFL Draft - Round 8

The 1985 NFL Draft was held on April 30-May 1, 1985. A total of 336 players were chosen over 12 rounds. The Buffalo Bills chose Defensive End Bruce Smith from Virginia Tech as the first pick in the draft. Future Hall of Famers Bruce Smith, Chris Doleman, Jerry Rice, Andre Reed and Kevin Greene were selected in this draft.

The NFL also held the 1985 NFL Supplemental Draft prior to the start of the 1985 NFL season.

Rnd
Pick
Team / Player
8
198
Minnesota Vikings
Nikita Blair, LB
Texas-El Paso
8
201
Atlanta Falcons
Ashley Lee, DB
Virginia Tech
8
211
Cincinnati Bengals
Dave Strobel, LB
Iowa
8
217
Chicago Bears
Steve Buxton, OT
Indiana State
8
218
Los Angeles Rams
Marlon McIntyre, RB
Pittsburgh
8
221
Seattle Seahawks
Judious Lewis, WR
Arkansas State
8
222
Denver Broncos
Eric Riley, DB
Florida State

1985 NFL Draft Results by Team

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