1971 New England Patriots Draft

Listed below are the New England Patriots selections in the 1971 NFL Draft.

Rnd
Pick
Player
1
Jim Plunkett, QB
Stanford
27
Julius Adams, DE
Texas Southern
105
Tim Kelly, LB
Notre Dame
131
David Hardt, TE
Kentucky
209
Josh Ashton, RB
Tulsa
235
Layne McDowell, OT
Iowa
261
Dan Schneiss, TE
Nebraska
287
John Rodman, OT
Northwestern
313
Lewis Swain, DB
Alabama A&M
339
Al Sykes, WR
Florida A&M
365
Nick McGarry, TE
Massachusetts
391
Jim Zikmund, DB
Nebraska-Kearney
417
Ronald Leigh, DE
Elizabeth City State

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