1979 New York Jets Draft

Listed below are the New York Jets selections in the 1979 NFL Draft.

Rnd
Pick
Player
14
Marty Lyons, DT
Alabama
41
Mark Gastineau, DE
East Central (OK)
68
Donald Dykes, DB
Southeastern Louisiana
96
Eric Cunningham, OG
Penn State
98
Johnny Lynn, DB
UCLA
123
Kelly Kirchbaum, LB
Kentucky
125
Stan Blinka, LB
Sam Houston State
149
Bill Dufek, OG
Michigan
179
Emmett King, RB
Houston
187
Keith Brown, DB
Minnesota
198
Marshall Harris, DE
Texas Christian
205
Willie Beamon, LB
Boise State
232
Gordy Sprattler, RB
North Dakota State
262
Steve Sybeldon, OT
North Dakota
263
Ed McGlasson, C
Youngstown State
288
Danny Sanders, QB
Carson-Newman
314
Paul Darby, WR
Texas State

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