1957 NFL Draft Pick Transactions

November 26, 1956 (rounds 1-4)
January 31, 1957 (rounds 5-30)

yellow = data that is incomplete or uncertain

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Bonus Pick
1 B-1
Packers
  Paul Hornung
Round 1
2 1-1
Rams
  Jon Arnett
3 1-2
49ers
  John Brodie
4 1-3
Packers
  Ron Kramer
5 1-4
Steelers
  Len Dawson
6 1-5
Dolphins
  Jim Brown
7 1-6
Eagles
  Clarence Peaks
8 1-7
Colts
  Jim Parker
9 1-8
Redskins
  Don Bosseler
10 1-9
Cardinals
  Jerry Tubbs
11 1-10
Giants
Rams

 

Traded • Andy Robustelli to Giants for • 1957 first round pick (#11-Del Shofner) on 1956-07-29

  Del Shofner
12 1-11
Lions
  Bill Glass
13 1-12
Bears
  Earl Leggett
Round 2
14 2-1
Rams
  Jack Pardee
15 2-2
49ers
  Abe Woodson
16 2-3
Steelers
  Bill Michael
17 2-4
Dolphins
  Milt Plum
18 2-5
Packers
  Joel Wells
19 2-6
Eagles
  Billy Ray Barnes
20 2-7
Colts
  Don Schinnick
21 2-8
Redskins
  Joe Walton
22 2-9
Cardinals
  Tom Maentz
23 2-10
Giants
  Sam DeLuca
24 2-11
Lions
  John Gordy
25 2-12
Bears
  Jim Swink
Round 3
26 3-1
Rams
  Billy Ray Smith
27 3-2
49ers
Rams

 

Traded • Bobby Cross to 49ers for • 1957 third round pick (#27-George Strugar) on 1956-09-09

  George Strugar
28 3-3
Dolphins
  George Walker
29 3-4
Packers
  Dalton Truax
30 3-5
Steelers
  Don Owens
31 3-6
Eagles
  Tommy McDonald
32 3-7
Colts
  Luke Owens
33 3-8
Redskins
  Eddie Sutton
34 3-9
Cardinals
  Bill Hudson
35 3-10
Giants
  Dennis Mendyk
36 3-11
Lions
  Terry Barr
37 3-12
Bears
  Ronnie Knox
Round 4
38 4-1
Rams
  Bobby Cox
39 4-2
49ers
  Jim Ridlon
40 4-3
Steelers
Redskins

 

Traded • Jack Scarbath to Steelers for • 1957 fourth round pick (#40-Jim Podoley), cash on 1956-07-20

  Jim Podoley
41 4-4
Packers
  Carl Vereen
42 4-5
Dolphins
  Paul Camera
43 4-6
Eagles
  Sonny Jurgensen
44 4-7
Colts
  Jackie Simpson
45 4-8
Redskins
  Vince Scorsone
46 4-9
Cardinals
49ers

 

Traded • Doug Hogland to Cardinals for • 1957 draft pick (probably #46-Mike Sandusky) on 1956-05-18

 

Cardinals fourth round "choice to San Francisco" per Cardinals media guide

 

fourth round Mike Sandusky "Choice from Chicago Cardinals" per 49ers web site / media guide

  Mike Sandusky
47 4-10
Giants
Rams

 

Unknown.

 

Giants fourth round pick "choice to Los Angeles" per Giants media guide

 

fourth round #46 Lamar Lundy "from New York Giants" per Rams web site

  Lamar Lundy
48 4-11
Lions
  Steve Junker
49 4-12
Bears
  Jack Johnson
Round 5
50 5-1
Eagles
  Jimmy Harris
51 5-2
Rams
  Dean Derby
52 5-3
Packers
Dolphins

 

Unconfirmed.

 

Traded • Don King • Gene Donaldson to Packers for • 1957 fifth round pick (#52-Henry Jordan) on 1956-04-28 [packershistory.net]

 

Traded • John Sandusky • Chet Lyssy to Packers for • 1957 fifth round pick (possibly #52-Henry Jordan) • 1957 sixth round pick (possibly #63-Joe Amstutz) on 1956-08-12 (Lyssy was later returned to Browns which may have negated one of the draft picks received by Packers?)

 

To Browns "for Don King" per packers.com

 

"Cleveland exercised Green Bay's fifth round pick" per AP

  Henry Jordan
53 5-4
Dolphins
  Milt Campbell
54 5-5
Colts
  Ronnie Underwood
55 5-6
Steelers
  Perry Richards
56 5-7
49ers
  Karl Rubke
57 5-8
Redskins
Rams

 

Unknown.

 

fifth round "Choice to Los Angeles" per Redskins media guide

 

fifth round #56 Dick Enright "from Washington" per Rams web site

 

fifth round pick Dick Enright "choice acquired from Washington" per AP

  Dick Enright
58 5-9
Cardinals
  Wayne Bock
59 5-10
Lions
  John Barrow
60 5-11
Bears
  Vic Zucco
61 5-12
Giants
  Larry Wesley
Round 6
62 6-1
Eagles
49ers

 

Unknown.

 

sixth round pick "traded to San Francisco" per Eagles media guide

 

"Choice from Philadelphia" per 49ers web site

  Bill Rhodes
63 6-2
Packers
Dolphins

 

Unconfirmed.

 

Traded • George Cummins to Packers for • 1957 sixth round pick (possibly #63-Joe Amstutz) on ????-??-??

 

Traded • John Sandusky • Chet Lyssy to Packers for • 1957 fifth round pick (possibly #52-Henry Jordan) • 1957 sixth round pick (possibly #63-Joe Amstutz) on 1956-08-12 (Lyssy was later returned to Browns which may have negated one of the draft picks received by Packers?)

 

To Browns "for John Sandusky" per packers.com

  Joe Amstutz
64 6-3
Rams
  Roy Wilkins
65 6-4
Colts
  Billy Priccer
66 6-5
Steelers
  George Volkert
67 6-6
Dolphins
  Harley Martin
68 6-7
49ers
  Jim Hunter
69 6-8
Redskins
  J.T. Frankenberger
70 6-9
Cardinals
Packers

 

Traded • Tom Dahms to Cardinals for • 1957 sixth round pick (#70-Jack Nisby) on 1956-09-19

  John Nisby
71 6-10
Lions
  Ken Russell
72 6-11
Bears
  Bo Dickinson
73 6-12
Giants
  Bob Hobert
Round 7
74 7-1
Eagles
  Tom Saidock
75 7-2
Rams
  Ed Gray
76 7-3
Packers
  Frank Gilliam
77 7-4
Steelers
  Curley Johnson
78 7-5
Dolphins
  Gene Hickerson
79 7-6
Colts
  Reuben Saage
80 7-7
49ers
  Fred Dugan
81 7-8
Redskins
  Wally Merz
82 7-9
Cardinals
Giants

 

Unknown.

Dolphins

 

Traded • Gene Filipski to Giants for • 1957 seventh round pick (#82-Mike Rotunno) on 1956-09-22

Mike Rotunno
83 7-10
Lions
  Gerry Leahy
84 7-11
Bears
  Gerry DeLuca
85 7-12
Giants
  Chuck Curtis
Round 8
86 8-1
Eagles
  Hal McElhaney
87 8-2
Packers
  George Belotti
88 8-3
Rams
  Roy Hord
89 8-4
Dolphins
  Don Gillis
90 8-5
Colts
  Jack Harmon
91 8-6
Steelers
Bears

 

Traded • Ed Meadows to Steelers for • draft pick (possibly 1957 #91-Al Ward) on 1955-09-21

 

choice to Chicago Bears per Steelers media guide

  Al Ward
92 8-7
49ers
  Ernie Pitts
93 8-8
Redskins
  Paul Lopata
94 8-9
Cardinals
Rams

 

Unknown.

 

eighth round #93 Charlie Bradshaw "from Chicago Cardinals" per Rams web site

  Charlie Bradshaw
95 8-10
Lions
  Dave Liddick
96 8-11
Bears
  Bob Kilcullen
97 8-12
Giants
  John Bookman
Round 9
98 9-1
Eagles
  Hal Davis
99 9-2
Rams
  John Mitchell
100 9-3
Packers
  Ken Wineberg
101 9-4
Colts
  Bob White
102 9-5
Steelers
  Charley Hutchings
103 9-6
Dolphins
  Don Comstock
104 9-7
49ers
  Charlie Brueckman
105 9-8
Redskins
  Galen Laack
106 9-9
Cardinals
  Don McCumby
107 9-10
Lions
  John Nikkel
108 9-11
Bears
  Bill Brown
109 9-12
Giants
  Don Maynard
Round 10
110 10-1
Eagles
  Don Bruhns
111 10-2
Packers
  Gary Gustafson
112 10-3
Rams
  Warren Spragg
113 10-4
Steelers
  Ralph Jelic
114 10-5
Dolphins
  Bob Reinhart
115 10-6
Colts
  Joe Grisham
116 10-7
49ers
  Jerry Hurst
117 10-8
Redskins
  Don Dobrino
118 10-9
Cardinals
  Don Carouthers
119 10-10
Lions
  Tom Rychlec
120 10-11
Bears
  Bill Murphy
121 10-12
Giants
  Gordon Massa
Round 11
122 11-1
Eagles
  Gil Shoaf
123 11-2
Rams
  Don Smith
124 11-3
Packers
  Jim Roseboro
125 11-4
Dolphins
  Bill Cummings
126 11-5
Colts
  Andy Nelson
127 11-6
Steelers
  Dick Hughes
128 11-7
49ers
  Tommy Davis
129 11-8
Redskins
  Dick Foster
130 11-9
Cardinals
  Bob Kraus
131 11-10
Lions
  Carl Osterich
132 11-11
Bears
  Roger Hampton
133 11-12
Giants
  Pat Burke
Round 12
134 12-1
Eagles
  Buddy Dike
135 12-2
Packers
  Ed Sullivan
136 12-3
Rams
  Don Klochak
137 12-4
Colts
  Don Simonic
138 12-5
Steelers
  Vern Ellison
139 12-6
Dolphins
  Rudy Spitzenberger
140 12-7
49ers
  Fred Sington
141 12-8
Redskins
  Wade Mitchell
142 12-9
Cardinals
  Bob Derrick
143 12-10
Lions
  Charlie O'Brien
144 12-11
Bears
  Larry Sorenson
145 12-12
Giants
Packers

 

Traded • Jack Spinks to Giants for • 1957 twelfth round pick (#145-Glenn Bestor) on ????-??-??

  Glenn Bestor
Round 13
146 13-1
Eagles
  Hubert Bobo
147 13-2
Rams
  Bob Wolfenden
148 13-3
Packers
  Jim Morse
149 13-4
Steelers
  Dwaine Underwood
150 13-5
Dolphins
  Jerry Sansom
151 13-6
Colts
  Jack Call
152 13-7
49ers
  Charley Mackey
153 13-8
Redskins
  Claude Austin
154 13-9
Cardinals
  Ed Ritt
155 13-10
Lions
  Bill West
156 13-11
Bears
  Don Williams
157 13-12
Giants
  Ron Bennett
Round 14
158 14-1
Eagles
  Jerry Cashman
159 14-2
Packers
  Rudy Schoendorf
160 14-3
Rams
  Joe Lazzarino
161 14-4
Dolphins
  Don Feller
162 14-5
Colts
  Joe Guido
163 14-6
Steelers
  Jim Crawford
164 14-7
49ers
  Ron Warzeka
165 14-8
Redskins
  George Rice
166 14-9
Cardinals
  Bob Fee
167 14-10
Lions
  Phil Smith
168 14-11
Bears
  Bob Schmidt
169 14-12
Giants
  Dean Hesse
Round 15
170 15-1
Eagles
  Mort Moriarity
171 15-2
Rams
  Ed Hinman
172 15-3
Packers
  Pat Hinton
173 15-4
Colts
  Hall Whitley
174 15-5
Steelers
  Herman Canil
175 15-6
Dolphins
  Dave Kaiser
176 15-7
49ers
  Earl Kaiser
177 15-8
Redskins
  Brad Bomba
178 15-9
Cardinals
  Bill Livingston
179 15-10
Lions
  Gene Alderton
180 15-11
Bears
  Tony Hosek
181 15-12
Giants
  Julius Derrick
Round 16
182 16-1
Eagles
  John Nocera
183 16-2
Packers
  Ed Buckingham
184 16-3
Rams
  John Luck
185 16-4
Steelers
Colts

 

Traded • Charles Shepard to Steelers for • 1957 16th round pick (#185-Joe Cannavino) on 1956-08-29

  Joe Cannavino
186 16-5
Dolphins
  John Bayuk
187 16-6
Colts
  Ed Prelock
188 16-7
49ers
  Vic Kristopalitis
189 16-8
Redskins
  Joe Brodsky
190 16-9
Cardinals
  Terry Hurley
191 16-10
Lions
  Hillmer Olson
192 16-11
Bears
  Ed Heuring
193 16-12
Giants
  Lou Deutschmann
Round 17
194 17-1
Eagles
  Dan Radakovich
195 17-2
Rams
  Dave Trippett
196 17-3
Packers
  Don Boudreaux
197 17-4
Dolphins
  Frank Tamburello
198 17-5
Colts
  Dan Wisniewski
199 17-6
Steelers
  Corny Salvaterra
200 17-7
49ers
  Dave Kuhn
201 17-8
Redskins
  Fred Brock
202 17-9
Cardinals
  Buddy Terry
203 17-10
Lions
  Jack Kemp
204 17-11
Bears
  Don Heine
205 17-12
Giants
  Jerry Stone
Round 18
206 18-1
Eagles
  Billy Kelley
207 18-2
Packers
  Credell Green
208 18-3
Rams
  Clarence Cook
209 18-4
Colts
  Jim Villa
210 18-5
Steelers
  Len Bigbee
211 18-6
Dolphins
  Laverne Torczon
212 18-7
49ers
  Dick Guy
213 18-8
Redskins
  Ed Sakach
214 18-9
Cardinals
  Hal Smith
215 18-10
Lions
  Jay Weering
216 18-11
Bears
  Al Wharton
217 18-12
Giants
  Jim Eaton
Round 19
218 19-1
Eagles
  Paul Harasimowicz
219 19-2
Rams
  Bill Zuhowski
220 19-3
Packers
  Ernie Danjean
221 19-4
Steelers
  Phil Bennett
222 19-5
Dolphins
  Kenny Ploen
223 19-6
Colts
  Charlie Froehle
224 19-7
49ers
  Gene Babb
225 19-8
Redskins
  John Bauer
226 19-9
Cardinals
  Paul Barrington
227 19-10
Lions
  Bob Gunderman
228 19-11
Bears
  Lee Hermsen
229 19-12
Giants
  Ronnie Morris
Round 20
230 20-1
Eagles
  Leroy Thompson
231 20-2
Packers
  Percy Oliver
232 20-3
Rams
  Byron Beams
233 20-4
Dolphins
  Jack Stillwell
234 20-5
Colts
  Walt Livingston
235 20-6
Steelers
  John Szuehan
236 20-7
49ers
  Sid DeLoatch
237 20-8
Redskins
  Buddy Frick
238 20-9
Cardinals
  Tom Homer
239 20-10
Lions
  Alex Lazzerino
240 20-11
Bears
  Al Frazier
241 20-12
Giants
  Laneair Roberts
Round 21
242 21-1
Eagles
  Charley Brooks
243 21-2
Rams
  Pat Pinkston
244 21-3
Packers
  Chuck Mehrer
245 21-4
Colts
  Owen Mulholland
246 21-5
Steelers
  Gene Cichowski
247 21-6
Dolphins
  Curry Juneau
248 21-7
49ers
  Fred Wilcox
249 21-8
Redskins
  Sam Owen
250 21-9
Cardinals
  Joe Kopinsky
251 21-10
Lions
  Dudley Meredith
252 21-11
Bears
  Jerry Janes
253 21-12
Giants
  Joe Smaltz
Round 22
254 22-1
Eagles
  John Simerson
255 22-2
Packers
  Ronnie Quillian
256 22-3
Rams
  Paige Cothren
257 22-4
Steelers
  Aurelius Thomas
258 22-5
Dolphins
  Bob Winters
259 22-6
Colts
  Chet Van Atta
260 22-7
49ers
  Paul Tripp
261 22-8
Redskins
  Ed Voytek
262 22-9
Cardinals
  Don Sizemore
263 22-10
Lions
  Tom Schulte
264 22-11
Bears
  Tom Dalzell
265 22-12
Giants
  Jim Niemann
Round 23
266 23-1
Eagles
  Lou Lovely
267 23-2
Rams
  Dalva Allen
268 23-3
Packers
  John Symank
269 23-4
Dolphins
  Jim Frazer
270 23-5
Colts
  Connie Baird
271 23-6
Steelers
  Bob Pollock
272 23-7
49ers
  John Thomas
273 23-8
Redskins
  Al Viola
274 23-9
Cardinals
  Milt Konicek
275 23-10
Lions
  George Gillar
276 23-11
Bears
  Don Peroyea
277 23-12
Giants
  Jack Healy
Round 24
278 24-1
Eagles
  Dennis McGill
279 24-2
Packers
  Charlie Leyendecker
280 24-3
Rams
  Darryl Rogers
281 24-4
Colts
  Harwood Hoeft
282 24-5
Steelers
  Gary Francis
283 24-6
Dolphins
  Allen Napolean
284 24-7
49ers
  John Ladner
285 24-8
Redskins
  Bob Jennings
286 24-9
Cardinals
  Ron Klim
287 24-10
Lions
  Joe Scales
288 24-11
Bears
  Ken Lutterback
289 24-12
Giants
  Don Hicks
Round 25
290 25-1
Eagles
  Bob Ratliff
291 25-2
Rams
  Jimmy Orr
292 25-3
Packers
  Jerry Johnson
293 25-4
Steelers
  Jim Hinesley
294 25-5
Dolphins
  Tom Dimitroff
295 25-6
Colts
  Harlan Geach
296 25-7
49ers
  Ray Meyer
297 25-8
Redskins
  Dick Sassels
298 25-9
Cardinals
  Ray Volz
299 25-10
Lions
  Carl Johnson
300 25-11
Bears
  Joe Ryan
301 25-12
Giants
  Jerry Goebel
Round 26
302 26-1
Eagles
  Alvin Richardson
303 26-2
Packers
  Buddy Bass
304 26-3
Rams
  Dick Blakely
305 26-4
Dolphins
  Allen Bliss
306 26-5
Colts
  Joe Unitas
307 26-6
Steelers
  Bob Swann
308 26-7
49ers
  Tom Topping
309 26-8
Redskins
  Paul Rotenberry
310 26-9
Cardinals
  Ted Rohde
311 26-10
Lions
  Ed Muelhaupt
312 26-11
Bears
  Gehrig Harris
313 26-12
Giants
  Emmett Zalenka
Round 27
314 27-1
Eagles
  Frank Hall
315 27-2
Rams
  Clancy Osborn
316 27-3
Packers
  Marty Booher
317 27-4
Colts
  Len DeMalon
318 27-5
Steelers
  Bob Konkoly
319 27-6
Dolphins
  Andy Okulovich
320 27-7
49ers
  Don Vicic
321 27-8
Redskins
  Ormand Anderson
322 27-9
Cardinals
  Bob Butorovich
323 27-10
Lions
  Dick Trafas
324 27-11
Bears
  Nick Brown
325 27-12
Giants
  Carl Brawley
Round 28
326 28-1
Eagles
  Clem Corona
327 28-2
Packers
  Dave Herbold
328 28-3
Rams
  Bob Gudath
329 28-4
Steelers
  Frank Kilinsky
330 28-5
Dolphins
  Gene Cockrell
331 28-6
Colts
  Walt Schnieter
332 28-7
49ers
  Bill Curtis
333 28-8
Redskins
  Guy Martin
334 28-9
Cardinals
  Hugh Husser
335 28-10
Lions
  Joe Smith
336 28-11
Bears
  Tom Emerson
337 28-12
Giants
  Corky Gaines
Round 29
338 29-1
Eagles
  John Niznik
339 29-2
Rams
  Dean Maas
340 29-3
Packers
  Howie Dare
341 29-4
Dolphins
  Bill Trozzo
342 29-5
Colts
  Bob Rasmussen
343 29-6
Steelers
  Tom Ramage
344 29-7
49ers
  Vern Hallbeck
345 29-8
Redskins
  George Benedict
346 29-9
Cardinals
  Lee Corso
347 29-10
Lions
  Hugh Martin
348 29-11
Bears
  Donnie Caraway
349 29-12
Giants
  Mike Bowman
Round 30
350 30-1
Eagles
  Larry Hubbard
351 30-2
Rams
  Lee Williams
352 30-3
Colts
  Bob Bailey
353 30-4
Steelers
  Don Serier
354 30-5
Dolphins
  Bob McKiever
355 30-6
49ers
  George Parks
356 30-7
Redskins
  Art Luppino
357 30-8
Cardinals
  Frank Gibson
358 30-9
Lions
  Mike Shill
359 30-10
Bears
  Sam Wesley
360 30-11
Giants
  Don Gest