1940 NFL Draft Pick Transactions

December 9, 1939

Second and fourth round picks were limited to the five teams that finished lowest in the 1939 standings.

Overall # Round # Team Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Cardinals
George Cafego
2 1-2
George McAfee
3 1-3
Kay Eakin
4 1-4
Banks McFadden
5 1-5
Olie Cordill
6 1-6
Doyle Nave
7 1-7
Bears
Clyde "Bulldog" Turner
8 1-8
Ed Boell
9 1-9
Hal Van Every
10 1-10
Grenny Lansdell
Round 2
11 2-1
Cardinals
George "Snuffy" Stirnweiss
12 2-2
Ralph Wenzel
13 2-3
Johnny Schiechl
14 2-4
Nile Kinnick
15 2-5
Merl Condit
Round 3
16 3-1
Cardinals
Lloyd Madden
17 3-2
Dick Favor
18 3-3
George Kiick
19 3-4
Rhoten Shetley
20 3-5
Johnny Haman
21 3-6
Bill Fisk
22 3-7
Bears
Ken Kavanaugh
23 3-8
Burt "Buddy" Banker
24 3-9
Lou Brock
25 3-10
John McLaughry
Round 4
26 4-1
Cardinals
Cecil "Jack" Shirk
27 4-2
Frank "Pop" Ivy
28 4-3
Eberle Schultz
29 4-4
Edgar "Bill" Bailey
30 4-5
Bob Wood
Round 5
31 5-1
Cardinals
Marty Christiansen
32 5-2
Frank Emmons
33 5-3
Clark Goff
34 5-4
Walt Merrill
35 5-5
Park Myers
36 5-6
Harry Smith
37 5-7
Bears
Ed Kolman
38 5-8
Bill Kirchem
39 5-9
Esco Sarkkinen
40 5-10
Carl Tomaselli
Round 6
41 6-1
Cardinals
Vic Reginato
42 6-2
Frank Bykowski
43 6-3
Saul Singer
44 6-4
Jack Murray
45 6-5
Ken Heineman
46 6-6
Jim Rike
47 6-7
Bears
John Woudenberg
48 6-8
Joe Boyd
49 6-9
Dick Cassiano
50 6-10
Lou Smith
Round 7
51 7-1
Cardinals
Andy Chisick
52 7-2
Hal "Mike" Pegg
53 7-3
Pete Cignetti
54 7-4
Ed "Ty" Coon
55 7-5
Bob Nowaskey
56 7-6
Bob Winslow
57 7-7
Bears
Leonard Akin
58 7-8
Roy Zimmerman
59 7-9
Millard White
60 7-10
Rex Williams
Round 8
61 8-1
Cardinals
Ben Kish
62 8-2
Carl Nery
63 8-3
Don Looney
64 8-4
Frank Zadworney
65 8-5
Bill Anahu
66 8-6
Bill Tranavitch
67 8-7
Bears
Jim Fordham
68 8-8
Roland "Bud" Orf
69 8-9
George Seeman
70 8-10
Win Pederson
Round 9
71 9-1
Cardinals
Luke Pappas
72 9-2
Don Jones
73 9-3
Dick Boisseau
74 9-4
Art Jocher
75 9-5
Wilfrid Thorpe
76 9-6
Bob Haas
77 9-7
Bears
Hampton Pool
78 9-8
Bob Hoffman
79 9-9
J.R. Manley
80 9-10
Dom Principe
Round 10
81 10-1
Cardinals
Jack Roche
82 10-2
Paul Shu
83 10-3
Frank Maher
84 10-4
Jim Turner
85 10-5
Herb Smith
86 10-6
Leon DeWitte
87 10-7
Bears
Tom Pace
88 10-8
Bob Seymour
89 10-9
Jack Brown
90 10-10
Earl Clark
Round 11
91 11-1
Cardinals
Bill Davis
92 11-2
Elmer Hackney
93 11-3
Cary Cox
94 11-4
Nick Cutlich
95 11-5
Boyd Clay
96 11-6
Erwin Prasse
97 11-7
Bears
Lee Artoe
98 11-8
Howard Stoecker
99 11-9
Don Guritz
100 11-10
John McKibben
Round 12
101 12-1
Cardinals
Stan Anderson
102 12-2
Rocco Pirro
103 12-3
Durward Hoerner
104 12-4
George Dougherty
105 12-5
Jim Goolsby
106 12-6
Ken Binder
107 12-7
Bears
Bill McCubbin
108 12-8
Allen Johnson
109 12-9
Phil Gaspar
110 12-10
Ed McGee
Round 13
111 13-1
Cardinals
Alton Coppage
112 13-2
Ted Hennis
113 13-3
John Noppenberg
114 13-4
Mike Gussie
115 13-5
Jack Gregory
116 13-6
Justin Bowers
117 13-7
Bears
Harry Clark
118 13-8
Sam Bartholomew
119 13-9
Ambrose Schindler
120 13-10
Joe Payne
Round 14
121 14-1
Cardinals
Judson Hudson
122 14-2
Nick Stublar
123 14-3
Bill Bunsen
124 14-4
Len Coffman
125 14-5
Pete Bogden
126 14-6
Jack Morlock
127 14-7
Bears
Frank Crisci
128 14-8
Ernie Lain
129 14-9
Bill Kerr
130 14-10
Bob Smith
Round 15
131 15-1
Cardinals
Joe Ziembra
132 15-2
Don Crumbaker
133 15-3
Ray McCarthy
134 15-4
Jim Conlin
135 15-5
Owen Goodnight
136 15-6
Stillman Rouse
137 15-7
Bears
Sherm Barnes
138 15-8
Hayward Sanford
139 15-9
Mel Brewer
140 15-10
Otherl Turner
Round 16
141 16-1
Cardinals
Beryl Clark
142 16-2
Leon Gajecki
143 16-3
J.R. Green
144 16-4
Dennis Donovan
145 16-5
Morris Kohler
146 16-6
Jack Padley
147 16-7
Bears
Al Christianson
148 16-8
Willard "Bolo" Perdue
149 16-9
Ray Andrus
150 16-10
Ned Swan
Round 17
151 17-1
Cardinals
Ralph Foster
152 17-2
Jim Molnar
153 17-3
Mike Sullivan
154 17-4
Frank Funair
155 17-5
Jack Nix
156 17-6
John Hackenbruck
157 17-7
Bears
Wilbur White
158 17-8
Steve Andrako
159 17-9
Archie Kodros
160 17-10
John Rogalia
Round 18
161 18-1
Cardinals
Lowell Bryant
162 18-2
Seaton Daly
163 18-3
Ernie Schwartzer
164 18-4
Walt Strosser
165 18-5
Ralph Stevenson
166 18-6
Frank Ribar
167 18-7
Bears
Ralph Schlosser
168 18-8
Jay Graybeal
169 18-9
Jim Gillettee
170 18-10
Bennett "Monk" Edwards
Round 19
171 19-1
Cardinals
Russ Buckley
172 19-2
Bill Schneller
173 19-3
Thad Harvey
174 19-4
Steve Hydock
175 19-5
Dante Magnani
176 19-6
Herb McCarthy
177 19-7
Bears
John Popov
178 19-8
Charley Slagle
179 19-9
Al Matuza
180 19-10
Cecil Walden
Round 20
181 20-1
Cardinals
Rupert Pate
182 20-2
Marvin Katzenstein
183 20-3
Bill Debord
184 20-4
Milt Howell
185 20-5
Luke Lindon
186 20-6
Dub Parten
187 20-7
Bears
Young Bussey
188 20-8
F.W. "Buck" Murphy
189 20-9
Jim Reeder
190 20-10
John Sullivan
Round 21
191 21-1
Malvern Morgan
192 21-2
Bears
Ray McLean
193 21-3
Mel Wetzel
194 21-4
Vince Eichler
195 21-5
Weenie Bynum
Round 22
196 22-1
Bob Orf
197 22-2
Bears
Walt Kichefski
198 22-3
Steve Sitko
199 22-4
Henry Luebcke
200 22-5
Myron Claxton