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NFL Draft Results - #1 Overall Picks

Below you will find a historical listing of all No. 1 overall picks in the NFL Draft.



YearPlayerPos.SchoolNFL Team
2019See who's first in our 2019 NFL Mock Draft
2018Baker MayfieldQBOklahomaCleveland Browns
2017Myles GarrettDETexas A&MCleveland Browns
2016Jared GoffQBCaliforniaLos Angeles Rams
2015Jameis WinstonQBFlorida StateTampa Bay Buccaneers
2014Jadeveon ClowneyDESouth CarolinaHouston Texans
2013Eric FisherOTCentral MichiganKansas City Chiefs
2012Andrew LuckQBStanfordIndianapolis Colts
2011Cam NewtonQBAuburnCarolina Panthers
2010Sam BradfordQBOklahomaSt. Louis Rams
2009Matthew StaffordQBGeorgiaDetroit Lions
2008Jake LongOTMichiganMiami Dolphins
2007JaMarcus RussellQBLSUOakland Raiders
2006Mario WilliamsDENorth Carolina StateHouston Texans
2005Alex SmithQBUtahSan Francisco 49ers
2004Eli ManningQBMississippiSan Diego Chargers
2003Carson PalmerQBUSCCincinnati Bengals
2002David CarrQBFresno StateHouston Texans
2001Michael VickQBVirginia TechAtlanta Falcons
2000Courtney BrownDEPenn StateCleveland Browns
1999Tim CouchQBKentuckyCleveland Browns
1998Peyton ManningQBTennesseeIndianapolis Colts
1997Orlando PaceOTOhio StateSt. Louis Rams
1996Keyshawn JohnsonWRUSCNew York Jets
1995Ki-Jina CarterRBPenn StateCincinnati Bengals
1994Dan WilkinsonDTOhio StateCincinnati Bengals
1993Drew BledsoeQBWashington StateNew England Patriots
1992Steve EmtmanDTWashingtonIndianapolis Colts
1991Russell MarylandDTMiami (FL)Dallas Cowboys
1990Jeff GeorgeQBIllinoisIndianapolis Colts
1989Troy AikmanQBUCLADallas Cowboys
1988Aundray BruceLBAuburnAtlanta Falcons
1987Vinny TestaverdeQBMiami (FL)Tampa Bay Buccaneers
1986Bo JacksonRBAuburnTampa Bay Buccaneers
1985Bruce SmithDEVirginia TechBuffalo Bills
1984Irving FryarWRNebraskaNew England Patriots
1983John ElwayQBStanfordBaltimore Colts
1982Kenneth SimsDTTexasNew England Patriots
1981George RogersRBSouth CarolinaNew Orleans Saints
1980Bill SimsRBOklahomaDetroit Lions
1979Tom CousineauLBOhio StateBuffalo Bills
1978Earl CampbellRBTexasHouston Oilers
1977Ricky BellRBUSCTampa Bay Buccaneers
1976Lee Roy SelmonDEOklahomaTampa Bay Buccaneers
1975Steve BartkowskiQBCaliforniaAtlanta Falcons
1974Ed "Too Tall" JonesDETennessee StateDallas Cowboys
1973John MatuszakDETampaHouston Oilers
1972Walt PatulskiDTNotre DameBuffalo Bills
1971Jim PlunkettQBStanfordNew England Patriots
1970Terry BradshawQBLouisiana TechPittsburgh Steelers
1969O.J. SimpsonRBUSCBuffalo Bills
1968Ron YaryOTUSCMinnesota Vikings
1967Bubba SmithDEMichigan StateBaltimore Colts
1966Tommy NobisLBTexasAtlanta Falcons (NFL)
1966Jim GrabowskiRBIllinoisMiami Dolphins (AFL)
1965Lawrence ElkinsWRBaylorHouston Oilers (AFL)
1965T. FredericksonRBAuburnNew York Giants (NFL)
1964Jack ConcannonQBBoston CollegeBoston Patriots (AFL)
1964Dave ParksWRTexas TechSan Francisco 49ers (NFL)
1963Buck BuchananDTGramblingKansas City Chiefs (AFL)
1963Terry BakerQBOregon StateLos Angeles Rams (NFL)
1962Roman GabrielQBNorth Carolina StateOakland Raiders (AFL)
1962Ernie DavisRBSyracuseWashington Redskins (NFL)
1961Ken RiceGAuburnBuffalo Bills (AFL)
1961Tommy MasonRBTulaneMinnesota Vikings (NFL)
1960Billy CannonRBLSULos Angeles Rams
1959Randy DuncanQBIowaGreen Bay Packers
1958King HillQBRiceChicago Cardinals
1957Paul HornungHBNotre DameGreen Bay Packers
1956Gary GlickDBColorado A&MPittsburgh Steelers
1955George ShawQBOregonBaltimore Colts
1954Bobby GarrettQBStanfordCleveland Browns
1953Harry BabcockEGeorgiaSan Francisco 49ers
1952Bill WadeQBVanderbiltLos Angeles Rams
1951Kyle RoteHBSMUNew York Giants
1950Leon HartENotre DameDetroit Lions
1949Chuck BednarikC/LBPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia Eagles
1948Harry GilmerQBAlabamaWashington Redskins
1947Bob FenimoreHBOklahoma StateChicago Bears
1946Frank DancewiczQBNotre DameBoston Yanks
1945Charley TrippiHBGeorgiaChicago Cardinals
1944Angelo BertelliQBNotre DameBoston Yanks
1943Frank SinkwichHBGeorgiaDetroit Lions
1942Bill DudleyHBVirginiaPittsburgh Steelers
1941Tom HarmonHBMichiganChicago Bears
1940George CafegoHBTennesseeChicago Cardinals
1939Ki AldrichCTCUChicago Cardinals
1938Corbett DavisFBIndianaCleveland Rams
1937Sam FrancisFBNebraskaPhiladelphia Eagles
1936Jay BerwangerHBChicagoPhiladelphia Eagles


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