FACTOID # 10: The total number of state executions in 2005 was 60: 19 in Texas and 41 elsewhere. The racial split was 19 Black and 41 White.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > 1937 NFL Draft

The 1937 NFL Draft The National Football League (NFL) is the largest professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from American cities and regions. ... The NFL Draft (officially the NFL Annual Player Selection Meeting) is an annual sports draft in which National Football League (NFL) teams take turns selecting amateur college American football players and other first-time eligible players. ...

Contents

Round 1

Pick # NFL Team Player Position College
1 Philadelphia Eagles Sam Francis Back Nebraska
2 Brooklyn Dodgers Ed Goddard Back Washington State
3 Chicago Cardinals Ray "Buzz" Buivid Back Marquette
4 New York Giants Ed Widseth Back Minnesota
5 Pittsburgh Pirates Mike Basrak Back Duquesne
6 Boston Redskins Sammy Baugh Tackle Texas Christian
7 Detroit Lions Lloyd Cardwell Guard Nebraska
8 Chicago Bears Les McDonald Guard Nebraska
9 Green Bay Packers Eddie Jankowski Tackle Wisconsin
10 Cleveland Rams Johnny Drake Tackle Purdue

City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Team colors Midnight Green, Black, White, and Silver Head Coach Andy Reid Owner Jeffrey Lurie General manager Tom Heckert Fight song Fly, Eagles Fly Mascot Swoop League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1933–present) Eastern Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern Conference (1953-1969) Capitol... Seal of the University of Nebraska The University of Nebraska is one of two public university systems in the state of Nebraska, USA. The system has four universities and a technical college: University of Nebraska-Lincoln University of Nebraska at Omaha University of Nebraska at Kearney University of Nebraska Medical... The Brooklyn Dodgers was an American football team that played in the National Football League from 1930 to 1943, and in 1944 as the Brooklyn Tigers. ... Edwin Vinson Goddard (October 28, 1914 - July 20, 1992) was an American football player. ... Washington State University (WSU) is a major public research university in Pullman, Washington. ... City Glendale, Arizona Other nicknames The Cards, Big Red Team colors Cardinal Red, Black, and White Head Coach Dennis Green Owner Bidwill Family General manager Rod Graves Mascot Big Red League/Conference affiliations Independent (1898-1919) National Football League (1920–present) Western Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern... Marquette University is a private, coeducational, Jesuit, Roman Catholic university in the United States. ... City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Big Blue Wrecking Crew, Big Blue, G-Men, the Giants, The New York Football Giants Team colors Royal Blue, Red, Gray, and White Head Coach Tom Coughlin Owner The Mara and Tisch Families General manager Ernie Accorsi League/Conference affiliations National Football League... Washington Avenue Bridge at night The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, almost always abbreviated U of M, and sometimes referred to as The U by locals, is the oldest and largest part of the University of Minnesota system. ... City Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Team colors Black and Gold Head Coach Bill Cowher Owner Dan Rooney General manager Kevin Colbert League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1933–present) Eastern Division (1933-1943; 1945-1949) Western Division (1944) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern Conference (1953-1969) Century Division (1967-1969) American Football... Michael J. Basrak (November 23, 1912 - December, 1973) was an American football player. ... Duquesne University of the Holy Spirit is a private Catholic university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... City Landover, Maryland Other nicknames The Skins Team colors Burgundy and Gold Head Coach Joe Gibbs Owner Daniel Snyder General manager Vinny Cerrato Fight song Hail to the Redskins League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1932–present) Eastern Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern Conference (1953-1969) Capitol... Samuel Adrian Baugh (born March 17, 1914) is an American football player born in Temple, Texas. ... Texas Christian University (TCU) is a private, coeducational university located in Fort Worth, Texas. ... City Detroit, Michigan Team colors Honolulu Blue, Silver, and Black Head Coach Rod Marinelli Owner William Clay Ford, Sr. ... Seal of the University of Nebraska The University of Nebraska is one of two public university systems in the state of Nebraska, USA. The system has four universities and a technical college: University of Nebraska-Lincoln University of Nebraska at Omaha University of Nebraska at Kearney University of Nebraska Medical... City Chicago, Illinois Other nicknames Da Bears, The Monsters of the Midway Team colors Navy Blue, Orange and White Head Coach Lovie Smith Owner Virginia McCaskey Chairman Michael McCaskey General manager Jerry Angelo Fight song Bear Down, Chicago Bears Mascot Staley Da Bear League/Conference affiliations Independent (1919) National Football... Seal of the University of Nebraska The University of Nebraska is one of two public university systems in the state of Nebraska, USA. The system has four universities and a technical college: University of Nebraska-Lincoln University of Nebraska at Omaha University of Nebraska at Kearney University of Nebraska Medical... City Green Bay, Wisconsin Team colors Dark Green, Gold, and White Head Coach Mike McCarthy Owner 111,967 stockholders Chairman Bob Harlan General manager Ted Thompson Fight song Go! You Packers! Go! League/Conference affiliations Independent (1919-1920) National Football League (1921–present) Western Division (1933-1949) National Conference (1950... The University of Wisconsin–Madison is a public university located in Madison, Wisconsin. ... The St. ... Purdue University is a public land-grant university whose primary campus is located in West Lafayette, Indiana on the bluffs above the Wabash River. ...

Round 2

Pick # NFL Team Player Position College
11 Philadelphia Eagles Franny Murray Back Pennsylvania
12 Chicago Cardinals Gaynell Tinsley End Louisiana State
13 Brooklyn Dodgers Clarence "Ace" Parker Back Duke
14 New York Giants Arthur "Tarzan" White Back Alabama
15 Pittsburgh Pirates Bob Finley Guard Southern Methodist
16 Boston Redskins Nello Falaschi Center Santa Clara
17 Detroit Lions Charley Hamrick Tackle Ohio State
18 Chicago Bears Marv Stewart Back Louisiana State
19 Green Bay Packers Ave Daniell Running Back Pittsburgh
20 Cleveland Rams Jules Alfonse Tackle Michigan

The University of Pennsylvania (or Penn[3][4]) is a private, nonsectarian research university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... Gaynell Gus Tinsley (February 1, 1915 - July 24, 2002) was an American football player and coach. ... Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, generally known as Lousiana State University or LSU, is a public, coeducational university located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and the main campus of the Louisiana State University System. ... Clarence Ace McKay Parker, (May 17, 1912 in Portsmouth, Virginia) is a Hall of Fame quarterback who played for the Brooklyn Dodgers (1937-1941), Boston Yanks (1945), and the New York Yankees. ... Duke University is a private coeducational research university located in Durham, North Carolina, US. The school, which officially became Duke University in 1924, traces its institutional roots to 1838. ... The University of Alabama (also known as Alabama, UA or colloquially as Bama) is a public coeducational university located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. ... Dallas Hall at Dedman College at SMU The Laura Lee Blanton Hall during a rare snow Southern Methodist University (also known as SMU) is a private, coeducational university in University Park, Texas, (an enclave of Dallas). ... The Ohio State University (OSU) is a coeducational public research university in the U.S. state of Ohio. ... Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, generally known as Lousiana State University or LSU, is a public, coeducational university located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and the main campus of the Louisiana State University System. ... High school running back A running back, halfback or tailback is the position of a player on an American and Canadian football team who lines up in the offensive backfield. ... The University of Pittsburgh is a state-related, doctoral/research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... UM also has campuses in Dearborn and Flint. ...

Round 3

Pick # NFL Team Player Position College
21 Philadelphia Eagles Drew Ellis Center Texas Christian
22 Brooklyn Dodgers Max Starcevich Back Washington
23 Chicago Cardinals Art Guepe Back Marquette
24 New York Giants Gerry Dennerlein Center St. Mary's (CA)
25 Pittsburgh Pirates Bill Breeden End Oklahoma
26 Boston Redskins Maurice Eldar Back Kansas State
27 Detroit Lions Vern Huffman End Indiana
28 Chicago Bears Dick Plasman Back Vanderbilt
29 Green Bay Packers Charles (Bud) Wilkinson End Minnesota
30 Cleveland Rams Bobby Larue Tackle Pittsburgh

Saint Marys College of California is a private, coeducational college located in Moraga, California. ...

Round 4

Pick # NFL Team Player Position College
31 Philadelphia Eagles Walt Gilbert Back Auburn
32 Chicago Cardinals H.K. (Bucky) Bryan Guard Tulane
33 Brooklyn Dodgers Bill Kurlish Tackle Pennsylvania
34 New York Giants Ward Cuff End Marquette
35 Pittsburgh Pirates Elmo (Bo) Hewes End Oklahoma
36 Boston Redskins Dick Bassi End Santa Clara
37 Detroit Lions Bill Glassford Back Pittsburgh
38 Chicago Bears Henry Hammond Back Southwestern (KS)
39 Green Bay Packers Earl Svendsen End Minnesota
40 Cleveland Rams John Wiatrak Tackle Washington

Henry Hammond (August 18, 1605 - April 25, 1660), was an English churchman. ...

Round 5

Pick # NFL Team Player Position College
41 Philadelphia Eagles Alex Drobnitch Back Denver
42 Brooklyn Dodgers Bert Johnson Tackle Kentucky
43 Chicago Cardinals Harn Harmon Back Tulsa
44 New York Giants Mickey Kobrosky Back Trinity (CT)
45 Pittsburgh Pirates Jack Frye End Missouri
46 Boston Redskins Chuck Bond Tackle Washington
47 Detroit Lions Maury Patt Center Carnegie-Mellon
48 Chicago Bears Bill (Red) Conkright Center Oklahoma
49 Green Bay Packers Dewitt Gibson Guard Northwestern
50 Cleveland Rams Inwood Smith Tackle Ohio State

Bert Johnson (born March 13, 1939 in Moorefield, Ontario) is a politician in Ontario, Canada. ... This page meets Wikipedias criteria for speedy deletion. ...

Round 6

Pick # NFL Team Player Position College
51 Philadelphia Eagles Bill Guckeyson Back Maryland
52 Chicago Cardinals Phil Dickens Tackle Tennessee
53 Brooklyn Dodgers John Golemgeske Tackle Wisconsin
54 New York Giants Jim Farley Back Virginia Military Inst
55 Pittsburgh Pirates Walt Roach Back Texas Christian
56 Boston Redskins Jimmie Cain End Washington
57 Detroit Lions George Bell Tackle Purdue
58 Chicago Bears Del Bjork Back Oregon
59 Green Bay Packers Merle Wendt Tackle Ohio State
60 Cleveland Rams Chris Del Sasso Tackle Indiana

Phil Dickens served as the head football coach of Indiana University from 1958 to 1964. ... George Antonio Bell Mathey (born October 21, 1959, San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic) was a Major League Baseball player. ...

Round 7

Pick # NFL Team Player Position College
61 Philadelphia Eagles Herb Barna Guard West Virginia
62 Brooklyn Dodgers Fred Funk Back UCLA
63 Chicago Cardinals Herm Dickerson End Virginia Tech
64 New York Giants Jim Poole Back Mississippi
65 Pittsburgh Pirates Byron Haines Back Washington
66 Boston Redskins Rotta Holland Tackle Kansas State
67 Detroit Lions John Sprague Back Southern Methodist
68 Chicago Bears J.W. (Buck) Friedman Tackle Rice
69 Green Bay Packers Marv Baldwin Tackle Texas Christian
70 Cleveland Rams Norm Schoen Tackle Baldwin-Wallace

Fred Funk (b. ...

Round 8

Pick # NFL Team Player Position College
71 Philadelphia Eagles Nestor Hennon Back Carnegie-Mellon
72 Chicago Cardinals John Reynolds End Baylor
73 Brooklyn Dodgers Steve Reid Tackle Northwestern
74 New York Giants Gene Meyers Back Kentucky
75 Pittsburgh Pirates Marty Kordick End St. Mary's (CA)
76 Boston Redskins Joel Eaves Guard Auburn
77 Detroit Lions Elvin Sayre Back Illinois
78 Chicago Bears Steve Toth Center Northwestern
79 Green Bay Packers Les Chapman Back Tulsa
80 Cleveland Rams Herm Schmarr Tackle Catholic University

There are several men named John Reynolds: John Douglas Reynolds, a Conservative Member of Parliament for West Vancouver--Sunshine Coast in the Canadian House of Commons. ... Steve Reid is an American jazz drummer who has played with a wide range of notable artists including Miles Davis, Ornette Coleman, James Brown, Fela Kuti and Sun Ra, and as a session drummer for Motown. ...

Round 9

Pick # NFL Team Player Position College
81 Philadelphia Eagles Paul Fanning Back Kansas State
82 Brooklyn Dodgers Ed Nowogrowski Back Washington
83 Chicago Cardinals Dwight Hafeli Back Washington (St. Louis)
84 New York Giants Dwight Scheyer End Washington State
85 Pittsburgh Pirates Matt Patanelli Tackle Michigan
86 Boston Redskins Bill Docherty Guard Temple
87 Detroit Lions Larry Kelley Guard Yale
88 Chicago Bears Al Guepe End Marquette
89 Green Bay Packers Gordon Dahlgren Guard Michigan State
90 Cleveland Rams Ray Johnson Tackle Denver

Lawrence M. (Larry) Kelley (30 May 1915 – 27 June 2000) was an American football player born in Conneaut, Ohio. ... Raymond Edward Johnson (1927 - 1995) was an important post-Surrealism, pre-Pop collage artist. ...

Round 10

Pick # NFL Team Player Position College
91 Philadelphia Eagles Ray Antil Back Minnesota
92 Chicago Cardinals Middleton Fitzsimmons Guard Georgia Tech
93 Brooklyn Dodgers Gil Kuhn Back USC
94 New York Giants Chck Gelatka End Mississippi State
95 Pittsburgh Pirates Stan Nevers Tackle Kentucky
96 Boston Redskins Dom Mac Cara Guard North Carolina State
97 Detroit Lions Kay Bell Guard Washington State
98 Chicago Bears Ed (Red) Wade End Utah State
99 Green Bay Packers Dave Gavin Guard Holy Cross
100 Cleveland Rams Solon Holt Tackle Texas Christian

Trivia

Preceded by:
1936 NFL Draft
NFL Draft
1937
Succeeded by:
1938 NFL Draft

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m