Pro Football Draft History: 1957
The 1957 NFL Draft - Held November 27, 1956
Paul Hornung First Pick: Paul Hornung, QB, Notre Dame
1957-62, 1964-66 Green Bay Packers (nine playing seasons)
Rushing: 3,711 yards, 50 TDs,
Receiving: 1,480 yards, 130 receptions, 12 TDs
Total Scoring: 63 TDs, 760 points
All-Pro: 2 years
All-Conference: 2 years
Pro Bowls: 2
Elected to the Hall of Fame in 1986
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  Draft# Team Player Pos College
Bust 1 Green Bay Packers1 Paul Hornung QB Notre Dame
  2 Los Angeles Rams Jon Arnett B USC
  3 San Francisco 49ers John Brodie QB Stanford
  4 Green Bay Packers Ron Kramer E Michigan
Bust 5 Pittsburgh Steelers Len Dawson QB Purdue
Bust 6 Cleveland Browns Jim Brown B Syracuse
  7 Philadelphia Eagles Clarence Peaks B Michigan State
Bust 8 Baltimore Colts Jim Parker G Ohio State
  9 Washington Redskins Don Bosseler B Miami
  10 Chicago Cardinals Jerry Tubbs C Oklahoma
  11 Los Angeles Rams2 Del Shofner B Baylor
  12 Detroit Lions Bill Glass G Baylor
  13 Chicago Bears Earl Leggett T LSU
Jim Brown

Jim Brown

Bust

Hall of Famers Taken in 1957 NFL Draft
Paul Hornung, QB, Green Bay Packers - 1st round (1st overall)
Len Dawson, QB, Pittsburgh Steelers - 1st round (5th overall)
Jim Brown, B, Cleveland Browns - 1st round (6th overall)
Jim Parker, G, Baltimore Colts - 1st round (8th overall)
Tommy McDonald
, WR, Philadelphia Eagles - 3rd round (31st overall)
Sonny Jurgensen, QB, Philadelphia Eagles - 4th round (43rd overall)
Henry Jordan, DT, Cleveland Browns - 5th round (52nd overall)
Gene Hickerson, G, Cleveland Browns - 7th round (78th player overall as a future choice)
Don Maynard, WR/HB, New York Giants - 9th round (109th overall)


1 - Lottery Bonus Pick
2 - Pick acquired from the New York Giants

 

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