The 1937 NFL Draft

Held December 12, 1936

Sam Francis, FB, Nebraska

 Chicago Bears, 1937-38
 Pittsburgh Pirates, 1939
 Brooklyn Dodgers, 1939-40
 Rushed for 873 yards during his 4-year career

The 1937 NFL Draft PIcks

View 1937 Draft by Team
Draft# Team Player, Position, College
1 Philadelphia Eagles Sam Francis B, Nebraska
2 Brooklyn Dodgers Ed Goddard B, Washington State
3 Houston Oilers Ray Childress DE, Texas A&M
4 Minnesota Vikings Chris Doleman LB, Pittsburgh
5 Indianapolis Colts Duane Bickett LB, USC
6 Detroit Lions Lomas Brown T, Florida
7 Green Bay Pakcers Ken Ruettgers T, USC
8 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Ron Holmes DE, Washington
9 Philadelphia Eagles Kevin Allen T, Indiana
10 New York Jets Al Toon WR, Wisconsin
  • * From the Pittsburgh Pirates