1961 Detroit Lions Draft

Listed below are the Detroit Lions selections in the 1961 NFL Draft.

Rnd
Pick
Player
23
Dan LaRose, DE
Missouri
34
Dick Mills, OG
Pittsburgh
38
Houston Antwine, DT
Southern Illinois
51
Ron Hartline, RB
Oklahoma
66
Earl Faison, DE
Indiana
70
Ron Puckett, OT
Cal State-Los Angeles
107
Larry Muff, E
Benedictine (KS)
122
Bob Brooks, RB
Ohio
135
Errol Linden, OT
Houston
150
Larry Vargo, DB
Detroit Mercy
163
Tom Rodgers, B
Kentucky
178
Paul Hodge, LB
Pittsburgh
191
Charley Bowers, RB
Northern Arizona
206
Mike Lauber, E
Wisconsin-River Falls
219
Gus Krantz, OT
Northern Michigan
234
Tom Goode, LB
Mississippi State
247
John Gregor, OT
Montana
262
Gene Valesano, B
Northern Michigan
275
Tom Lewis, B
Lake Forest

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