1962 AFL Draft Pick Transactions

[F] = future selection

yellow = data that is incomplete or uncertain

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Raiders
  Roman Gabriel
2 1-2
Broncos
  Merlin Olsen
3 1-3
Chargers
  Ronnie Bull
4 1-4
Bills
  Ernie Davis
5 1-5
Jets
  Sandy Stephens
6 1-6
Patriots
  Gary Collins
7 1-7
Seahawks
  Ray Jacobs
8 1-8
Chargers
  Bob Ferguson
Round 2
9 2-1
Raiders
  Lance Alworth
10 2-2
Broncos
  Jerry Hillebrand
11 2-3
Chargers
  Bill Miller
12 2-4
Bills
  Glenn Glass
13 2-5
Jets
  Alex Kroll
14 2-6
Patriots
  Leroy Jackson
15 2-7
Seahawks
  Earl Gros
16 2-8
Chargers
  Dick Hudson
Round 3
17 3-1
Raiders
  Ed Pine
18 3-2
Broncos
  Charles Holmes
19 3-3
Chargers
  Eddie Wilson
20 3-4
Bills
  Jack Elwell
21 3-5
Jets
  Fate Echols
22 3-6
Patriots
  Sherwyn Thorson
23 3-7
Seahawks
  Pete Case
24 3-8
Chargers
  John Hadl
Round 4
25 4-1
Raiders
  John Meyers
26 4-2
Broncos
  John Furman
27 4-3
Chargers
  Chuck Hinton
28 4-4
Bills
Chargers

 

Unknown.

 

Texans fourth round pick Irv Goode "from Buffalo" per remembertheafl.com

 

Texans "obtained Buffalo's fourth round pick" per Chiefs media guide

 

fourth round "Choice to Dallas Texans" per Bills media guide

Irv Goode
29 4-5
Jets
  Ed Blaine
30 4-6
Patriots
Seahawks

 

Unknown.

 

pick #30 acquired from Boston per Titans media guide

 

Oilers fourth round pick "from Boston" per remembertheafl.com

Gary Cutsinger
31 4-7
Seahawks
Chargers

 

Unknown.

 

pick #31 traded to San Diego per Titans media guide

 

fourth round pick #31 Bob Hill "acquired from Houston" per Chargers media guide

 

Chargers fourth round pick Bob Hill "from Houston" per remembertheafl.com

Bob Hill
32 4-8
Chargers
  Mack Burton
Round 5
33 5-1
Raiders
  Joe Hernandez
34 5-2
Broncos
Chargers

 

Unknown.

 

fifth round pick #34 Bob Mitinger "acquired from Denver" per Chargers media guide

 

Chargers fifth round pick Bob Mitinger "from Denver" per remembertheafl.com

Bob Mitinger
35 5-3
Chargers
  Bobby Plummer
36 5-4
Bills
  Tom Dellinger
37 5-5
Jets
Chargers

 

Unknown.

 

Texans fifth round pick Bobby Ply "from New York" per remembertheafl.com

 

Texans "obtained QB Bobby Ply (fifth round pick - N.Y. Titans) in a post-draft trade" per Chiefs media guide, indicating that Titans exercised this pick.

Bobby Ply
38 5-6
Patriots
Chargers

 

Unknown.

 

Texans fifth round pick Bill Hull "from Boston" per remembertheafl.com

 

Texans "obtained E Bill Hull (fifth round pick - Boston) in a post-draft trade" per Chiefs media guide, indicating that Patriots exercised this pick.

Bill Hull
39 5-7
Seahawks
  Bill Rice
40 5-8
Chargers
  John Cornett
Round 6
41 6-1
Raiders
  Dan Birdwell
42 6-2
Broncos
Chargers

 

Unknown.

 

sixth round pick #42 Roy Winston "acquired from Denver" per Chargers media guide

 

Chargers sixth round pick Roy Winston "from Denver" per remembertheafl.com

Roy Winston
43 6-3
Chargers
  Al Hinton
44 6-4
Bills
  Dave Viti
45 6-5
Jets
  Mel Melin / Mel Mellin
46 6-6
Patriots
  Billy Neighbors
47 6-7
Seahawks
  Ray Pinion
48 6-8
Chargers
  Frank Buncom
Round 7
49 7-1
Raiders
  Jim Norris
50 7-2
Broncos
  John McGeever
51 7-3
Chargers
Chargers

 

Unknown.

 

seventh round pick #51 Wendell Harris "acquired from Dallas" per Chargers media guide

 

Texans seventh round pick "to San Diego" per Chiefs media guide

 

Chargers seventh round pick Wendell Harris from Dallas" per remembertheafl.com

Wendell Harris
52 7-4
Bills
  Jim LeCompte
53 7-5
Jets
  George Mans
54 7-6
Patriots
  John Schopf
55 7-7
Seahawks
  Gus Gonzales
56 7-8
Chargers
  Bobby Jackson
Round 8
57 8-1
Raiders
  Ferrell Yarborough
58 8-2
Broncos
  Elbert Harris
59 8-3
Chargers
  Larry Bowie
60 8-4
Bills
  Paul White
61 8-5
Jets
  John Lomakoski
62 8-6
Patriots
  Bennie McRae
63 8-7
Seahawks
  Clyde Brock
64 8-8
Chargers
  Jerry Robinson
Round 9
65 9-1
Raiders
  Jim Dillard
66 9-2
Broncos
  Larry Jepson
67 9-3
Chargers
  Marshall Shirk
68 9-4
Bills
  Bill Saul
69 9-5
Jets
  Gary Barnes
70 9-6
Patriots
  Bill Triplett
71 9-7
Seahawks
  Larry Onesti
72 9-8
Chargers
  Tom Minter
Round 10
73 10-1
Raiders
  Hank Rivera
74 10-2
Broncos
  Gale Weidner
75 10-3
Chargers
  Jimmy Saxton
76 10-4
Bills
  Amos Bullocks
77 10-5
Jets
  Ted Stute
78 10-6
Patriots
  John Knight
79 10-7
Seahawks
  Bob Moses
80 10-8
Chargers
  Dan Sullivan
Round 11
81 11-1
Raiders
Chargers

 

Traded John Caldwell to Raiders for 1962 draft pick (possibly #81-Bobby Hunt) on 1961-08-29

 

Texans eleventh round pick Bobby Hunt "from Oakland" per remembertheafl.com

 

Texans "obtained Oakland's 11th round pick (Hunt)" per Chiefs media guide

Bobby Hunt
82 11-2
Broncos
  Mike Kline / Mike Cline
83 11-3
Chargers
  Guy Reese
84 11-4
Bills
  Jerry Croft
85 11-5
Jets
  Curtis Miranda
86 11-6
Patriots
Bills

 

Traded Ed Buckingham to Patriots for 1962 draft pick (possibly #86-Tom Pennington) on 1961-08-04

 

Bills eleventh round pick Tom Pennington "from Boston" per remembertheafl.com

Tom Pennington
87 11-7
Seahawks
  John Thomas
88 11-8
Chargers
  Irv "Sonny" Bishop
Round 12
89 12-1
Raiders
  Jim Skaggs
90 12-2
Broncos
Jets

 

Unknown.

 

Titans twelfth round pick Bill Winter "from Denver" per remembertheafl.com

Bill Winter
91 12-3
Chargers
  Bobby Lee Thompson
92 12-4
Bills
Raiders

 

Unknown.

 

Raiders twelfth round pick Gary Schwertfeger "from Buffalo" per remembertheafl.com

 

twelfth round "choice to Oakland" per Bills media guide

Gary Schwertfeger
93 12-5
Jets
Chargers

 

Unknown.

 

twelfth round pick #93 Ralph Smith "acquired from New York Titans" per Chargers media guide

 

Chargers round pick Ralph Smith "New York" per remembertheafl.com

Ralph Smith
94 12-6
Patriots
Raiders

 

Unknown.

Oscar Donahue
95 12-7
Seahawks
  Jack Collins
96 12-8
Chargers
  George Andrie
Round 13
97 13-1
Raiders
  George Pierovich
98 13-2
Broncos
  Bob Cegelski
99 13-3
Chargers
Bills

 

Unknown.

 

Bills 13th round pick Ron Gassert "from Dallas" per remembertheafl.com

 

Texans 13th round pick "to Buffalo" per Chiefs media guide

Ron Gassert
100 13-4
Bills
  Mike Stratton
101 13-5
Jets
  Wilburn Hollis
102 13-6
Patriots
  Nick Buoniconti
103 13-7
Seahawks
  Royce Cassell
104 13-8
Chargers
  Chuck Bryant
Round 14
105 14-1
Raiders
Chargers

 

Unknown.

 

pick #105 Bert Coan "acquired from Oakland" per Chargers media guide (pick is identified as 13th round pick, believed to be in error)

 

Chargers 14th round pick Bert Coan "from Oakland" per remembertheafl.com

Bert Coan [F]
106 14-2
Broncos
  Sonny Gibbs
107 14-3
Chargers
  Bookie Bolin
108 14-4
Bills
  Ron Skufca / Ron Scufca
109 14-5
Jets
  Bert Wilder
110 14-6
Patriots
  Chuck Sieminski
111 14-7
Seahawks
  Glynn Griffing
112 14-8
Chargers
  Jim Bates [F]
Round 15
113 15-1
Raiders
  Floyd Dean
114 15-2
Broncos
  Bill Louden
115 15-3
Chargers
  Dave Graham
116 15-4
Bills
  Roger Kochman
117 15-5
Jets
  Sam Mudie / Sam Madie
118 15-6
Patriots
  Gerry Goerlitz
119 15-7
Seahawks
  Ken Shaffer
120 15-8
Chargers
  Fred Moore [F]
Round 16
121 16-1
Raiders
  Pat Russ
122 16-2
Broncos
  Gary Ballman
123 16-3
Chargers
  Pettis Norman
124 16-4
Bills
  Frank Imperiale
125 16-5
Jets
  Jim Smith
126 16-6
Patriots
  Ken Byers
127 16-7
Seahawks
  Billy Ray Adams
128 16-8
Chargers
  George Gross [F]
Round 17
129 17-1
Raiders
  Larry Ferguson
130 17-2
Broncos
  Jerry Tarr
131 17-3
Chargers
  Tommy Brooker
132 17-4
Bills
  Tom Sestak
133 17-5
Jets
  Al Miller
134 17-6
Patriots
  Scott Maentz
135 17-7
Seahawks
  Bill C. Miller
136 17-8
Chargers
  Frank Gardner
Round 18
137 18-1
Raiders
  Jim Vollenweider
138 18-2
Broncos
  Pete Schenck
139 18-3
Chargers
  Joe Carollo
140 18-4
Bills
  Joe Kehoe
141 18-5
Jets
  Buddy Iles
142 18-6
Patriots
  Tom Chandler
143 18-7
Seahawks
  Art Perkins
144 18-8
Chargers
  Dennis Biodrowski [F]
Round 19
145 19-1
Raiders
  Dennis Spurlock
146 19-2
Broncos
Raiders

 

Unknown.

 

Raiders 19th round pick Kent Horne "from Denver" per remembertheafl.com

Kent Horne
147 19-3
Chargers
  Lee Welch
148 19-4
Bills
  Bill Johnson
149 19-5
Jets
  Reed Bohovich
150 19-6
Patriots
  Ron Meyers
151 19-7
Seahawks
  Bobby Jancik
152 19-8
Chargers
  Mike Lind [F]
Round 20
153 20-1
Raiders
  John Sutro
154 20-2
Broncos
  Mike Martin
155 20-3
Chargers
  Mike Semcheski
156 20-4
Bills
  Sam Tidmore
157 20-5
Jets
  Judge Dickson
158 20-6
Patriots
  Tommy Neck
159 20-7
Seahawks
  Joe Bob Isbell
160 20-8
Chargers
  Ron Herman / Ron Hermann
Round 21
161 21-1
Raiders
  Bill Tunnicliff
162 21-2
Broncos
  Jim Perkins
163 21-3
Chargers
  Kent Martin
164 21-4
Bills
  Carey Henley
165 21-5
Jets
  Ron Hatcher
166 21-6
Patriots
  John Traynham
167 21-7
Seahawks
  Roland Jackson
168 21-8
Chargers
  Jesse Williams [F]
Round 22
169 22-1
Raiders
  Jim Cadile
170 22-2
Broncos
  Don Kasso
171 22-3
Chargers
  Jim Bernhardt
172 22-4
Bills
  Tom Hall
173 22-5
Jets
  Tom Nolan
174 22-6
Patriots
  Bob Asack
175 22-7
Seahawks
  Kenny Bolin
176 22-8
Chargers
  Jim Thibert [F]
Round 23
177 23-1
Raiders
  Elvin Basham
178 23-2
Broncos
  Ken Tureaud
179 23-3
Chargers
  Russ Foret
180 23-4
Bills
  Ray Abruzzese
181 23-5
Jets
  John Kuprok
182 23-6
Patriots
  Walt Crate
183 23-7
Seahawks
  Bill Van Buren
184 23-8
Chargers
  Dick Farris [F]
Round 24
185 24-1
Raiders
  Mickey Bruce / Mickey Brunce
186 24-2
Broncos
  Neil Thomas
187 24-3
Chargers
  Pat Trammell
188 24-4
Bills
  Stan Sczurek
189 24-5
Jets
  Johnny Counts
190 24-6
Patriots
  Don Christman
191 24-7
Seahawks
  Boyd Melvin
192 24-8
Chargers
  Homer Jones (pick voided)
Round 25
193 25-1
Raiders
  Tom Cagaanan
194 25-2
Broncos
  Dave Edwards
195 25-3
Chargers
  John Burrell
196 25-4
Bills
  Dave Gash
197 25-5
Jets
  Russ Warren
198 25-6
Patriots
  Bob Stem / Bob Stern
199 25-7
Seahawks
  Bob Johnston / Bob Johnson
200 25-8
Chargers
  Sam Gruneisen
Round 26
201 26-1
Raiders
  Fred Miller
202 26-2
Broncos
  Jim Roberts
203 26-3
Chargers
  Walt Rappold
204 26-4
Bills
  Ed Reynolds
205 26-5
Jets
  Chuck Morris
206 26-6
Patriots
  Jimmy Field
207 26-7
Seahawks
  Harold Hays
208 26-8
Chargers
  Mike Woulfe / Mike Woufle [F]
Round 27
209 27-1
Raiders
  Keith Luhnow
210 27-2
Broncos
  Andy Von Sonn
211 27-3
Chargers
  Scott Tyler
212 27-4
Bills
  Claude Crabb
213 27-5
Jets
  Jerry Archer
214 27-6
Patriots
  Albert Gursky
215 27-7
Seahawks
  Roger McFarland
216 27-8
Chargers
  Mel Rideout [F]
Round 28
217 28-1
Raiders
  Marv Marinovich
218 28-2
Broncos
  Paul Holmes
219 28-3
Chargers
  Jim Thrush
220 28-4
Bills
  Roy Walker
221 28-5
Jets
  Walter Nikirk
222 28-6
Patriots
  Charlie Dickerson
223 28-7
Seahawks
  Gary Henson
224 28-8
Chargers
  Ben Wilson [F]
Round 29
225 29-1
Raiders
  Leon Donohue / Leon Donahue
226 29-2
Broncos
  Lynn Hoyem
227 29-3
Chargers
  Ed Ryan
228 29-4
Bills
  Jim Beaver
229 29-5
Jets
  Frank Parker
230 29-6
Patriots
  Julius Fincke
231 29-7
Seahawks
  Ron Osborne
232 29-8
Chargers
  Paul Dudley
Round 30
233 30-1
Raiders
  Pete Nicklas
234 30-2
Broncos
  Walt Mince
235 30-3
Chargers
  Don Goodman
236 30-4
Bills
  Cody Binkley
237 30-5
Jets
  Mike McClellan
238 30-6
Patriots
  John Finn
239 30-7
Seahawks
  Bob Clemens
240 30-8
Chargers
  John Denvir
Round 31
241 31-1
Raiders
  Bob Elliott
242 31-2
Broncos
  Bill Williamson
243 31-3
Chargers
  Everisto Nino
244 31-4
Bills
  Jim Collier
245 31-5
Jets
  L.E. Hicks
246 31-6
Patriots
  Mike Ingram
247 31-7
Seahawks
  Al Kimbrough
248 31-8
Chargers
  Doug Elmore
Round 32
249 32-1
Raiders
  Bobby Richards
250 32-2
Broncos
  Vester Flanagan
251 32-3
Chargers
  Joel Arrington
252 32-4
Bills
  Ken Ericson
253 32-5
Jets
  Don Jonas
254 32-6
Patriots
  Charley Taylor
255 32-7
Seahawks
  Bernard Wyatt
256 32-8
Chargers
  Wayne Frazier
Round 33
257 33-1
Raiders
  Gene White
258 33-2
Broncos
  Duane Allen
259 33-3
Chargers
  Jack Wilson
260 33-4
Bills
  Tony Parrilli
261 33-5
Jets
  Nick Maravich
262 33-6
Patriots
  Steve Jastrzembski
263 33-7
Seahawks
  Al Lederle
264 33-8
Chargers
  Jacque MacKinnon
Round 34
265 34-1
Raiders
  Bill Worrell
266 34-2
Broncos
  Steve Stonebreaker
267 34-3
Chargers
  Roger Shoals
268 34-4
Bills
  Ben Charles
269 34-5
Jets
  Dick Wilson
270 34-6
Patriots
  Ray Lardani
271 34-7
Seahawks
  Don Talbert
272 34-8
Chargers
  Phil Lohman