Dallas Cowboys Draft History

Below you find a table of draft picks by the Dallas Cowboys:

Dallas Cowboys - 2016 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
14Ezekial ElliottRBOhio State
234Jaylon SmithOLBNotre Dame
367Maliek CollinsDTNebraska
4101Charles TapperDEOklahoma
4135Dak PrescottQBMississippi State
6189Anthony BrownCBPurdue
6212Kavon FrazierSSCentral Michigan
6216Darius JacksonRBEastern Michigan
6217Rico GathersTEBaylor


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Dallas Cowboys - 2015 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
127Byron JonesCBConnecticut
260Randy GregoryDENebraska
391Chaz GreenOTFlorida
4127Damien WilsonILBMinnesota
5163Ryan RussellDEPurdue
7236Mark NzeochaOLBWyoming
7243Laurence GibsonOTVirginia Tech


Dallas Cowboys - 2014 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
116Zack MartinOTNotre Dame
234Demarcus LawrenceDEBoise State
4119Anthony HitchensOLBIowa
5146Devin StreetWRPittsburgh
7231Ben GardnerDEStanford
7238Will SmithOLBTexas Tech
7248Ahmad DixonSSBaylor
7251Ken BishopDTNorthern Illinois
7254Terrance MitchellCBOregon

Dallas Cowboys - 2013 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
131Travis FrederickCWisconsin
247Gavin EscobarTESan Diego State
374Terrance WilliamsWRBaylor
380J.J. WilcoxSGeorgia Southern
4114B.W. WebbCBWilliam & Mary
5151Joseph RandleRBOklahoma State
6185DeVonte HollomanOLBSouth Carolina



Dallas Cowboys - 2012 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
16Morris ClaiborneCBLSU
381Tyrone CrawfordDEBoise State
4113Kyle WilburOLBWake Forest
4135Matt JohnsonSEastern Washington
5152Danny CoaleWRVirginia Tech
6186James HannaTEOklahoma
7222Caleb McSurdyILBMontana

Dallas Cowboys - 2011 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
19Tyron SmithOTUSC
240Bruce CarterLBNorth Carolina
371DeMarco MurrayRBOklahoma
4110David ArkinGMissouri State
5143Joshua ThomasCBBuffalo
6176Dwayne HarrisWREast Carolina
7220Shaun ChapasFBGeorgia
7252Bill NagyCWisconsin

Dallas Cowboys - 2010 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
124Dez BryantWROklahoma State
255Sean LeeLBPenn State
4126Akwasi Owusu-AnsahCBIndiana (PA)
6179Sam YoungOTNotre Dame
6196Jamar WallCBTexas Tech
7234Sean LissemoreDTWilliam & Mary

Dallas Cowboys - 2009 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
369Jason WilliamsOLBWestern Illinois
375Robert BrewsterOTBall State
4101Stephen McGeeQBTexas A&M
4110Victor ButlerOLBOregon State
4120Brandon WilliamsDETexas Tech
5143DeAngelo SmithCBCincinnati
5166Michael HamlinSClemson
5172David BuehlerKUSC
6197Stephen HodgeOLBTCU
6208Jason PhillipsTEVirginia
7227Mike MickensCBCincinnati
7229Manuel JohnsonWROklahoma

Dallas Cowboys - 2008 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
122Felix JonesRBArkansas
125Mike JenkingsCBSouth Florida
261Martellus BennettTETexas A&M
4122Tashard ChoiceRBGeorgia Tech
5143Orlando ScandrickCBBoise State
6187Erik WaldenLBMiddle Tennessee State

Dallas Cowboys - 2007 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
126Anthony SpencerOLBPurdue
367James MartenOTBoston College
4103Isaiah StanbackWRWashington
4122Doug FreeOTNorthern Illinois
6178Nicholas FolkKArizona
6195Deon AndersonFBConnecticut
7212Courtney BrownCBCal Poly-S.L.O.
7237Alan BallCBIllinois

Dallas Cowboys - 2006 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPostionSchool
118Bobby CarpenterLBOhio State
253Anthony FasanoTENotre Dame
392Jason HatcherDEGrambling State
4125Skyler GreenWRLSU
5138Pat WatkinsFSFlorida State
6182Montavious StanleyDTLouisville
7211Pat McQuistanTWeber State
7224E.J. WhitleyCTexas Tech

Dallas Cowboys - 2005 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
111DeMarcus WareOLBTroy State
120Marcus SpearsDELSU
242Kevin BurnettLBTennessee
4109Marion BarberRBMinnesota
4132Chris CantyDEVirginia
6208Justin BeriaultDBBall State
6209Rob PetittiTPittsburgh
7224Jay RatliffDEAuburn

Dallas Cowboys - 2004 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
243Julius JonesRBNotre Dame
252Jacob RogersTUSC
383Stephen PetermanGLSU
4121Bruce ThorntonCBGeorgia
5144Sean RyanTEBoston College
7205Nate JonesCBRutgers
7216Patrick CraytonWRNorthwestern Oklahoma State
7223Jacques ReevesCBPurdue

Dallas Cowboys - 2003 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
15Terence NewmanCBKansas State
238Al JohnsonCWisconsin
369Jason WittenTETennessee
4103Bradie JamesLBLSU
6178B.J. TuckerCBWisconsin
6186Zuriel SmithWRHampton
7219Justin Bates--Colorado

Dallas Cowboys - 2002 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
18Roy WilliamsFSOklahoma
237Andre GurodeGColorado
263Antonio BryantWRPittsburgh
375Derek RossCBOhio State
4129Jamar MartinFBOhio State
5168Pete HunterCBVirginia Union
6179Tyson WalterCOhio State
6208Deveren Johnson--Sacred Heart University
6211Bob SlowikowskiTEVirginia Tech

Dallas Cowboys - 2001 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
253Quincy CarterQBGeorgia
256Tony DixonDBAlabama
393Willie BladeDTMississippi State
4122Markus SteeleOLBUSC
5137Matt LehrCVirginia Tech
6171Daleroy StewartDTSouthern Mississippi
7207Colston WeatheringtonDECentral Missouri State
7240John NixDTSouthern Mississippi
7242Char-ron DorseyTFlorida State

Dallas Cowboys - 2000 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
249Dwayne GoodrichDBTennessee
4109Kareem LarrimoreCBWest Texas A&M
5144Michael WileyRBOhio State
6180Mario EdwardsCBFlorida State
7219Orantes GrantLBGeorgia

Dallas Cowboys 1999 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
120Ebenezer EkubanDENorth Carolina
255Solomon PageGWest Virginia
385Dat NguyenLBTexas A&M
4118Wane McGarityWRTexas
4132Peppi ZellnerDEFort Valley State
6193Mar Tay JenkinsWRNebraska-Omaha
7229Mike LuckyTEArizona
7243Kelvin GarmonGBaylor

Dallas Cowboys - 1998 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
18Greg EllisDENorth Carolina
238Flozell AdamsGMichigan State
4100Michael MyersDTAlabama
5130Darren HambrickLBSouth Carolina
5138Oliver RossTIowa State
6188Izell ReeseDBAlabama-Birmingham
7223Tarik SmithRBCalifornia
7227Antonio Fleming--Georgia
7237Rod MonroeTECincinnati

Dallas Cowboys - 1997 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
122David LaFleurTELSU
365Dexter CoakleyOLBAppalachian State
383Steve ScifresGWyoming
394Kenny WheatonDBOregon
4101Antonio AndersonDTSyracuse
4127Macey BrooksWRJames Madison
4129Nicky SualuaRBOhio State
6187Lee VaughnDBWyoming
7224Omar StoutmireDBFresno State

Dallas Cowboys - 1996 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
237Kavika PittmanDEMcNeese State
249Randall GodfreyOLBGeorgia
367Clay ShiverCFlorida State
394Stepfret WilliamsWRLouisiana-Monroe
395Mike UlufaleDEBYU
5157Kenneth McDaniel--Norfolk State
6207Wendell DavisDBOklahoma
7243Ryan Wood--Arizona State

Dallas Cowboys - 1995 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
246Sherman WilliamsRBAlabama
259Kendell WatkinsTEMississippi State
263Shane HannahGMichigan State
392Charlie WilliamsSAFBowling Green
4110Eric BjornsonTEWashington
4129Alundis BriceCBMississippi
4130Linc Harden--Oklahoma State
5166Edward HerveyWRUSC
5168Dana HowardLBIllinois
7236Oscar SturgisDENorth Carolina
Darren BensonDTTrinity Valley CC TX

Dallas Cowboys - 1994 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
123Shante CarverDEArizona State
246Larry AllenTSonoma State
3102George HegaminTNC State
4109Willie JacksonWRFlorida
4131DeWayne DotsonLBMississippi
6191Darren StudstillDBWest Virginia
7216Toddrick McIntoshDTFlorida State
John DavisTEEmporia State

Dallas Cowboys - 1993 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
246Kevin R. WilliamsWRMiami (FL)
254Darrin SmithOLBMiami (FL)
384Mike Middletown--Indiana
494Derrick LassicRBAlabama
496Ron StoneTBoston College
6168Barry MinterLBTulsa
7196Brock MarionDBNevada-Reno
8203Dave ThomasCBTennessee
8213Reggie GivensLBPenn State

Dallas Cowboys - 1992 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
117Kevin SmithCBTexas A&M
124Robert JonesMLBEast Carolina
236Jimmy SmithWRJackson State
237Darren WoodsonDBArizona State
358Clayton HolmesDBCarson-Newman
382James BrownTVirginia State
4109Tom MyslinskiGTennessee
5120Gregg BriggsDBTexas Southern
5121Rod MilsteadGDelaware State
6149Fallon Wacasey--Tulsa
9248Nate Kirtman--Pomona
9250Chris HallDBEast Carolina
10275John Terry--Livingstone
11302Tim DanielWRFlorida A&M
12317Don Harris--Texas Tech

Dallas Cowboys - 1991 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
11Russell MarylandDTMiami (FL)
112Alvin HarperWRTennessee
120Kelvin PritchettDTMississippi
237Dixon EdwardsLBMichigan State
362Godfrey MylesLBFlorida
364James Richards--California
370Erik WilliamsTCentral State (OH)
497Curvin RichardsRBPittsburgh
4106Bill MusgraveQBOregon
4108Tony HillDETennessee-Chattanooga
4110Kevin HarrisDETexas Southern
5132Darrick BrownlowLBIllinois
6153Mike SullivanGMiami (FL)
7173Leon LettDEEmporia State
9235Damon MaysWRMissouri
10264Sean LoveGPenn State
11291Tony BolesRBMichigan
12320Larry BrownCBTCU

Dallas Cowboys - 1990 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
117Emmitt SmithRBFlorida
226Alexander WrightWRAuburn
364Jimmie JonesDTMiami (FL)
9221Kenneth GantDBAlbany State (GA)
11277Dave HarperLBHumboldt State

Dallas Cowboys - 1989 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
11Troy AikmanQBUCLA
229Steve WisniewskiGPenn State
239Darryl JohnstonRBSyracuse
357Mark StepnoskiCPittsburgh
368Rhondy WestonDEFlorida
485Tony TolbertDEUTEP
5113Keith JenningsTEClemson
5119Willis CrockettLBGeorgia Tech
5125Jeff Roth--Florida
7168Kevin Peterson--Northwestern
8196Charvez Foger--Nevada-Reno
9224Tim JacksonDBNebraska
10252Rob Carter--Miami (FL)
11280Randy ShannonLBMiami (FL)
12308Scott AnkromWRTCU
Mike Lowman--Coffeyville CC KS
Steve WalshQBMiami (FL)

Dallas Cowboys - 1988 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
111Michael IrvinWRMiami (FL)
241Ken NortonLBUCLA
367Mark Hutson--Oklahoma
494Dave WidellTBoston College
6151Scott SeculesQBVirginia
7178Owen Hooven--Oregon State
8205Mark HiggsRBKentucky
9232Brian Bedford--California
10263Billy OwensDBPittsburgh
11290Chad HenningsDEAir Force
12317Ben Hummel--UCLA

Dallas Cowboys - 1987 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
112Danny NoonanDTNebraska
239Ron FrancisDBBaylor
368Jeff ZimmermanGFlorida
495Kelvin MartinWRBoston College
5124Everett GayWRTexas
6151Joe Onosai--Hawaii
7180Kevin SweeneyQBFresno State
8206Kevin GoganOGWashington
9235Alvin BlountRBMaryland
10262Dale JonesLBTennessee
11291Jeff Ward--Texas
12318Scott Armstrong--Florida

Dallas Cowboys - 1986 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
118Mike SherrardWRUCLA
233Daryl ClackRBArizona State
374Mark WalenDTUCLA
4100Max ZendejasKArizona
6140Thornton ChandlerTEAlabama
6150Stan GelbaughQBMaryland
6158Lloyd Yancey--Temple
7185Johnny HollowayDBKansas
8212Topper ClemonsRBWake Forest
9242John Ionata--Florida State
10269Bryan Chester--Texas
11296Garth JaxLBFlorida State
12307Chris DulibanLBTexas
12322Tony Flack--Georgia

Dallas Cowboys - 1985 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
117Kevin BrooksDEMichigan
244Jesse PennLBVirginia Tech
376Crawford KerGFlorida
4103Robert LavetteRBGeorgia Tech
5114Herschel WalkerRBGeorgia
5119Matt Darwin--Texas A&M
6144Kurt PloegerDEGustavus Adolphus
7178Karl PoweWRAlabama State
7184Jim Herrman--BYU
8216Leon GonzalezWRBethune-Cookman
9243Scott Strasburger--Nebraska
10270Joe JonesTEVirginia Tech
11297Neal Dellocono--UCLA
12324Karl Jordan--Vanderbilt

Dallas Cowboys - 1984 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
125Billy CannonLBTexas A&M
240Victor ScottDBColorado
381Fred CornwellTEUSC
4110Steve DeOssieLBBoston College
5113Steve PelluerQBWashington
5137Norm GrangerRBIowa
6152Eugene LockhartLBHouston
6166Joe Levelis--Iowa
7193Ed Martin--Indiana State
8222Mike Revell--Bethune-Cookman
9232John HuntTFlorida
9249Neil Maune--Notre Dame
10278Brian SalonenLBMontana
11305Dowe AughtmanDTAuburn
12334Carl Lewis--Houston
Jeff SpekTESan Diego State
Todd FowlerRBStephen F. Austin St.
Malcolm MooreWRUSC

Dallas Cowboys - 1983 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
123Jim JeffcoatDEArizona State
250Michael WalterLBOregon
377Bryan CaldwellDEArizona State
4108Chris FaulknerTEFlorida
5135Chuck McSwainRBClemson
6162Reggie CollierQBSouthern Mississippi
7189Chris SchultzTArizona
8220Lawrence RicksRBMichigan
9246Al GrossDBArizona
10273Eric MoranTWashington
11300Dan Taylor--Idaho State
12331Lorenzo Bouier--Maine

Dallas Cowboys - 1982 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
125Rod HillDBKentucky State
253Jeff RohrerLBYale
381Jim EliopulosLBWyoming
4101Brian CarpenterDBMichigan
5109Monty HunterDBSalem (WV)
5137Phil PozderacTNotre Dame
6143Ken Hammond--Vanderbilt
6165Charles Daum--Cal Poly-S.L.O.
7193Bill Purifoy--Tulsa
8216George PeoplesRBAuburn
8221Dwight Sullivan--NC State
9249Joe Gary--UCLA
10277Todd Eckerson--NC State
11295George Thompson--Albany State (GA)
11304Mike Whiting--Florida State
12332Rich Burtness--Montana

Dallas Cowboys - 1981 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
126Howard RichardsTMissouri
253Doug DonleyWROhio State
381Glen TitensorGBYU
491Scott PelluerLBWashington State
4108Derrie NelsonLBNebraska
5137Danny SpradlinLBTennessee
6163Vince Skillings--Ohio State
7173Ron FellowsDBMissouri
7191Ken Miller--Eastern Michigan
8218Paul Piurowski--Florida State
9246Mike WilsonWRWashington State
10273Pat Graham--California
11302Tim Morrison--Georgia
12329Nate Lundy--Indiana

Dallas Cowboys - 1980 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
378Bill RoeLBColorado
380James JonesRBMississippi State
4105Kurt PetersenGMissouri
5133Gary HogeboomQBCentral Michigan
6162Timmy NewsomeRBWinston-Salem State
7189Lester Brown--Clemson
8216Larry Savage--Michigan State
9246Jackie Flowers--Florida State
10273Matthew TeagueDEPrairie View A&M
11300Gary PadjenLBArizona State
12330Norm WellsDTNorthwestern

Dallas Cowboys - 1979 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
127Robert ShawCTennessee
255Aaron MitchellDBUNLV
376Doug CosbieTESanta Clara
4109Ralph DeLoachDECalifornia
5121Bob Hukill--North Carolina
5128Curtis AndersonDECentral State (OH)
5136Ron SpringsRBOhio State
6155Tim Lavender--USC
6160Mike Salzano--North Carolina
6164Chris DeFranceWRArizona State
7191Greg Fitzpatrick--Youngstown State
8219Bruce ThorntonDEIllinois
9247Garry CobbLBUSC
10274Mike CalhounDTNotre Dame
12329Quentin LowryLBYoungstown State

Dallas Cowboys - 1978 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
128Larry BetheaDTMichigan State
256Todd ChristensenTEBYU
384Dave Hudgens--Oklahoma
4110Alois BlackwellRBHouston
5138Rich Rosen--Syracuse
6166Harold Randolph--East Carolina
7194Tom RandallGIowa State
8222Homer Butler--UCLA
9250Russ Williams--Tennessee
10278Barry Tomasetti--Iowa
11306Dennis ThurmanDBUSC
12334Lee Washburn--Montana State

Dallas Cowboys - 1977 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
12Tony DorsettRBPittsburgh
254Glenn CaranoQBUNLV
362Tony HillWRStanford
381Val Belcher--Houston
4108Guy BrownLBHouston
5137Andy FrederickTNew Mexico
6164Jim CooperTTemple
7191Dave StallsDENorthern Colorado
8208Al Cleveland--U of Pacific
8221Fred Williams--Arizona State
9248Mark Cantrell--North Carolina
10275Steve DeBergQBSan Jose State
11305Don Wardlow--Washington
12332Greg Peters--California

Dallas Cowboys - 1976 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
127Aaron KyleDBWyoming
240Jim JensenRBIowa
255Jim EidsonGMississippi State
373Duke FergersonWRSan Diego State
375John Smith--Boise State
387Butch JohnsonWRCalifornia-Riverside
4119Tom RaffertyCPenn State
5151Wally PesuitGKentucky
6181Greg McGuire--Indiana
7186Greg SchaumDEMichigan State
7208Dave WilliamsRBColorado
8236Henry Laws--South Carolina
9264Beasley ReeceDBNorth Texas
10290Leroy Cook--Alabama
11318Cornelius Greene--Ohio State
12346Charles McShaneLBCalifornia Lutheran
13374Mark Driscoll--Colorado State
14402Larry Mushinskie--Nebraska
15430Dale Curry--UCLA
16458Rich Costanzo--Nebraska
17486Stan Woodfill--Oregon

Dallas Cowboys - 1975 Draft Results

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
12Randy WhiteDTMaryland
118Tom HendersonLBLangston
244Burton LawlessGFlorida
370Bob BreunigLBArizona State
490Pat DonovanTStanford
496Randy HughesDBOklahoma
5113Kyle DavisCOklahoma
6148Roland WoolseyDBBoise State
7173Mike HegmanLBTennessee State
8200Mitch HoopesPArizona
9226Ed JonesDBRutgers
10252Dennis Booker--Millersville
11278Greg Krpalek--Oregon State
12304Chuck Bland--Cincinnati
13330Herbert ScottGVirginia Union
14356Scott LaidlawRBStanford
15382Willie Hamilton--Arizona
16407Pete Clark--Colorado State
17434Jim Testerman--Dayton