1938 NFL Draft Pick Transactions

December 12, 1937

yellow = data that is incomplete or uncertain

Second and fourth round picks were limited to the five teams that finished lowest in the 1937 standings.

Overall # Round # Team Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Corbett Davis
2 1-2
Jim McDonald
3 1-3
Boyd Brumbaugh
4 1-4
Pirates
Byron "Whizzer" White
5 1-5
Cardinals
Jack Robbins
6 1-6
Alex Wojciechowicz
7 1-7
Cecil Isbell
8 1-8
George Karamatic
9 1-9
Andy Farkas
10 1-10
Joe Gray
Round 2
11 2-1
Jim Benton
12 2-2
Dick Riffle
13 2-3
Joe Kilgrow
14 2-4
Pirates
Frank Filchock
15 2-5
Cardinals
Milt Popovich
Round 3

Pirates > Giants

 

choice to New York per Steelers media guide

16 3-1
Joe Routt
17 3-2
Joe Bukant
18 3-3
Frank Kinard
19 3-4
Pirates
Hugh Wolfe
20 3-5
Cardinals
Frank Patrick
21 3-6
Pete Smith
22 3-7
Marty Schreyer
23 3-8
Fred Vanzo
24 3-9
Sam Chapman
25 3-10
Gary Famiglietti
Round 4

Pirates > Lions

 

choice to Detroit per Steelers media guide

26 4-1
Vic Markov
27 4-2
John Meek
28 4-3
Gene Moore
29 4-4
Pirates
Tony Matisi
30 4-5
Cardinals
Bob Herwig
Round 5
31 5-1
Ed Franco
32 5-2
Fred Shirey
33 5-3
Ed Merlin
34 5-4
Pirates
Lou Midler
35 5-5
Cardinals
Al Babartsky
36 5-6
Andy Bershak
37 5-7
Chuck Sweeney
38 5-8
Marion "Dutch" Konemann
39 5-9
Dave Price
40 5-10
Gust Zarnas
Round 6
41 6-1
Ray Hamilton
42 6-2
Herschel Ramsey
43 6-3
Perry Schwartz
44 6-4
Pirates
George Platukis
45 6-5
Cardinals
Joe Brunansky
46 6-6
Karl Schleckman
47 6-7
Andy Uram
48 6-8
Frank Souchak
49 6-9
Elmer Dohmann
50 6-10
Bob Masterson
Round 7
51 7-1
Marcel "Red" Chesbro
52 7-2
Bob Lannon
53 7-3
Leroy Monsy
54 7-4
Pirates
Ray King
55 7-5
Cardinals
Ed Cherry
56 7-6
Paul Szakash
57 7-7
Johnny Kovatch
58 7-8
Kelly Moan
59 7-9
Roy Young
60 7-10
Frank Ramsey
Round 8
61 8-1
Walt Mayberry
62 8-2
Clem Woltman
63 8-3
Len Noyes
64 8-4
Pirates
Tom Burnette
65 8-5
Cardinals
Leon Lavington
66 8-6
Dick Nardi
67 8-7
Phil Ragazzo
68 8-8
Ted Doyle
69 8-9
Bill Hartman
70 8-10
Fletcher Sims
Round 9
71 9-1
Chuck Ream
72 9-2
Elber Kolberg
73 9-3
John Stringham
74 9-4
Pirates
Paul McDonough
75 9-5
Cardinals
Phil Dougherty
76 9-6
Jim Sirtosky
77 9-7
Johnny Howell
78 9-8
John Mellus
79 9-9
Ed Parks
80 9-10
Alex Schwartz
Round 10
81 10-1
Joe Maras
82 10-2
Emmett Kriel
83 10-3
Jim Sivell
84 10-4
Pirates
Pat McCarty
85 10-5
Cardinals
Dwight Sloan
86 10-6
Ralph Wolf
87 10-7
Frank Barnhart
88 10-8
Bob Grimstead
89 10-9
Jack Abbott
90 10-10
John Wager
Round 11

Pirates > Rams

 

choice to Cleveland per Steelers media guide

91 11-1
Al Hoptowit
92 11-2
Carl Hinkle
93 11-3
Johnny Druze
94 11-4
Pirates
Bill Krause
95 11-5
Cardinals
Bob Kenderdine
96 11-6
Clarence Douglass
97 11-7
Pete Tinsley
98 11-8
Doug Oldershaw
99 11-9
Dick Johnston
100 11-10
Ray Mickovsky
Round 12

Pirates > Cardinals

 

choice to Chicago Cardinals per Steelers media guide

101 12-1
Vic Spadaccini
102 12-2
Johnny Michelosen
103 12-3
Lou Mark
104 12-4
Pirates
Joe Kuharich
105 12-5
Cardinals
Bob Mautner
106 12-6
Clint Frank
107 12-7
Tony Falkenstein
108 12-8
Elmore Hackney
109 12-9
Henry Bartos
110 12-10
Ferd Dreher