1957 NFL Draft

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The 1957 National Football League draft had its first four rounds held on November 26, 1956, at the Warwick Hotel in Philadelphia and its final twenty-six rounds on January 31, 1957 at the Bellevue-Stratford Hotel also in Philadelphia.wikipedia
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John Brodie

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Brodie was the third overall selection of the 1957 NFL draft and saw limited action as a rookie with the 49ers in 1957.

Ron Kramer

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Kramer was selected by the Green Bay Packers as the fourth pick in the 1957 NFL Draft and played for the Packers for seven seasons (1957, 1959–1964).

Paul Hornung

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After graduating from Notre Dame with a degree in business, Hornung was the first selection overall in the 1957 NFL Draft.

Len Dawson

Dawson was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first round of the 1957 NFL Draft, but he was unable to make an impact with the team.

1957 NFL season

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The 1957 National Football League draft had its first four rounds held on November 26, 1956, at the Warwick Hotel in Philadelphia and its final twenty-six rounds on January 31, 1957 at the Bellevue-Stratford Hotel also in Philadelphia.
The 1957 NFL Draft was held on November 26, 1956 and January 31, 1957 at Philadelphia's Warwick Hotel and The Bellevue-Stratford Hotel.

Don Bosseler

He played college football at the University of Miami and was drafted in the first round (ninth overall) of the 1957 NFL Draft.

Jim Parker (American football)

Jim Parker
Parker was selected by the Baltimore Colts in the first round of the 1957 NFL Draft as the eighth player selected overall.

Joe Walton

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Walton was selected in the second round (14th overall pick, there were 12 teams in the NFL at that time.) of the 1957 NFL Draft by the Redskins and played there from 1957 to 1960.

Billy Ray Barnes

Barnes was drafted in the second round of the 1957 NFL Draft by the Philadelphia Eagles.

Jerry Tubbs

He was drafted by the Chicago Cardinals in the first round of the 1957 NFL Draft — 10th overall.

National Football League Draft

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The 1957 National Football League draft had its first four rounds held on November 26, 1956, at the Warwick Hotel in Philadelphia and its final twenty-six rounds on January 31, 1957 at the Bellevue-Stratford Hotel also in Philadelphia.

Tommy McDonald (American football)

Tommy McDonald
McDonald was selected by the Philadelphia Eagles in the third round of the 1957 NFL Draft.

Sonny Jurgensen

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Jurgensen was drafted in the fourth round of the 1957 NFL Draft by the Philadelphia Eagles.

Dick Enright

After his college days at USC, he was a fifth round pick in the 1957 NFL Draft (57th overall) and was briefly with the Los Angeles Rams, until an automobile accident ended his playing days.

Clarence Peaks

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He played college football at Michigan State University and was drafted in the first round (seventh overall) of the 1957 NFL Draft.

Henry Jordan

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Jordan was selected in the fifth round of the 1957 NFL draft by the Cleveland Browns, who traded him two years later to the Green Bay Packers in Vince Lombardi's first season for a fourth round draft choice.

Carl Vereen

He was drafted in the fourth round of the 1957 NFL Draft by the Green Bay Packers and played that season with the team.

Jim Ridlon

James Ridlon
Ridlon was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth round (39th overall) of the 1957 NFL Draft.

Jim Podoley

Born in Mount Morris, Michigan, he played college football at Central Michigan University and was drafted in the fourth round of the 1957 NFL Draft.

John Gordy

Ed Sutton

He played college football at the University of North Carolina and was drafted in the third round of the 1957 NFL Draft.

Sam DeLuca

DeLuca was selected in the second round (23rd overall) by the New York Giants in the 1957 National Football League (NFL) Draft.

Gene Hickerson

Gene was drafted in the seventh round of the 1957 NFL Draft by the Browns.