1988 NFL Draft Pick Transactions

yellow = data that is incomplete or uncertain

Overall # Round # Team Transactions Player Drafted
Round 1
1 1-1
Falcons
  Aundray Bruce
2 1-2
Lions
Chiefs

 

Traded 1988 first round pick (#3-Bennie Blades), 1988 second round pick (#29-Chris Spielman) to Lions for 1988 first round pick (#2-Neil Smith) on 1988-04-20

  Neil Smith
3 1-3
Chiefs
Lions

 

Traded 1988 first round pick (#2-Neil Smith) to Chiefs for 1988 first round pick (#3-Bennie Blades), 1988 second round pick (#29-Chris Spielman) on 1988-04-20

  Bennie Blades
4 1-4
Buccaneers
  Paul Gruber
5 1-5
Bengals
  Rickey Dixon
6 1-6
Raiders
  Tim Brown
7 1-7
Packers
  Sterling Sharpe
8 1-8
Jets
  Dave Cadigan
9 1-9
Rams
Seahawks

 

Traded rights to Jim Everett to Rams for Kent Hill, William Fuller, 1987 first round pick (#20-Haywood Jeffires), 1987 fifth round pick (#133-Spencer Tillman), 1988 first round pick (#9-Terry McDaniel) on 1986-09-18

Raiders

 

Traded Sean Jones, 1988 second round pick (#48-Quintin Jones), 1988 third round pick (#60-Quinn Early) to Oilers for 1988 first round pick (#9-Terry McDaniel), 1988 third round pick (#74-James Hasty), 1988 fourth round pick (#102-Barry Helton) on 1988-04-21

  Terry McDaniel
10 1-10
Giants
  Eric Moore
11 1-11
Cowboys
  Michael Irvin
12 1-12
Cardinals
  Ken Harvey
13 1-13
Eagles
  Keith Jackson
14 1-14
Bills
Rams

 

Traded Eric Dickerson in 3-team trade with Colts, Rams for Greg Bell, Owen Gill, 1988 first round pick (#14-Gaston Green), 1988 first round pick (#20-Aaron Cox), 1988 second round pick (#47-Fred Stickland), 1989 first round pick (#26-Cleveland Gary), 1989 second round pick (#45-Frank Stams), 1989 second round pick (#53-Darryl Henley) on 1987-10-31

  Gaston Green
15 1-15
Chargers
  Anthony Miller
16 1-16
Dolphins
  Eric Kumerow
17 1-17
Patriots
  John Stephens
18 1-18
Steelers
  Aaron Jones
19 1-19
Vikings
  Randall McDaniel
 
Seahawks
pick exercised in 1987 supplemental draft to select Brian Bosworth  
20 1-20
Colts
Rams

 

Traded Eric Dickerson in 3-team trade with Colts, Rams for Greg Bell, Owen Gill, 1988 first round pick (#14-Gaston Green), 1988 first rounmd pick (#20-Aaron Cox), 1988 second round pick (#47-Fred Stickland), 1989 first round pick (#26-Cleveland Gary), 1989 second round pick (#45-Frank Stams), 1989 second round pick (#53-Darryl Henley) on 1987-10-31

  Aaron Cox
21 1-21
Browns
  Clifford Charlton
22 1-22
Seahawks
  Lorenzo White
23 1-23
Bears
  Brad Muster
24 1-24
Saints
  Craig Heyward
25 1-25
Broncos
Broncos originally had pick #26, but moved up to #25 when Raiders did not exercise pick at #25   Ted Gregory
26 1-26
49ers
Raiders

 

Traded Dokie Williams, 1988 second round pick (#33-Daniel Stubbs), 1988 fourth round pick (#102-Barry Helton) to 49ers for 1988 first round pick (#26-Scott Davis) on 1988-04-24

 

49ers original draft position was #25, but the Raiders did not exercise the pick until #26 while waiting for details of this trade to be finalized

  Scott Davis
27 1-27
Redskins
Bears

 

Received 1988 pick (#27-Wendell Davis), 1989 first round pick (#12-Trace Armstrong) from Redskins on 1988-03-18 as compensation for free agent Wilber Marshall

  Wendell Davis
Round 2
28 2-1
Falcons
  Marcus Cotton
29 2-2
Chiefs
Lions

 

Traded 1988 first round pick (#2-Neil Smith) to Chiefs for 1988 first round pick (#3-Bennie Blades), 1988 second round pick (#29-Chris Spielman) on 1988-04-20

  Chris Spielman
30 2-3
Buccaneers
Eagles

 

Traded 1988 second round pick (#39-Pierce Holt), 1988 fourth round pick (#83-Robert "Pig" Goff) to Buccaneers for 1988 second round pick (#30-Eric Allen) on 1988-04-24

  Eric Allen
31 2-4
Bengals
  Elbert "Ickey" Woods
32 2-5
Lions
  Pat Carter
33 2-6
Raiders
49ers

 

Traded 1988 first round pick (#26-Scott Davis) to Raiders for Dokie Williams, 1988 second round pick (#33-Daniel Stubbs), 1988 fourth round pick (#102-Barry Helton) on 1988-04-24

  Daniel Stubbs
34 2-7
Packers
  Shawn Patterson
35 2-8
Rams
  Anthony Newman
36 2-9
Giants
  John "Jumbo" Elliott
37 2-10
Jets
  Terry Williams
38 2-11
Cardinals
  Tony Jeffery
39 2-12
Eagles
Buccaneers

 

Traded 1988 second round pick (#30-Eric Allen) to Eagles for 1988 second round pick (#39-Pierce Holt), 1988 fourth round pick (#83-Robert "Pig" Goff) on 1988-04-24

49ers

 

Traded 1988 second round pick (#53-Lars Tate), 1988 fourth round pick (#107-Monte Robbins) to Buccaneers for 1988 second round pick (#39-Pierce Holt) on 1988-04-24

  Pierce Holt
40 2-13
Bills
  Thurman Thomas
41 2-14
Cowboys
  Ken Norton Jr.
42 2-15
Dolphins
  Jarvis Williams
43 2-16
Patriots
  Vincent Brown
44 2-17
Steelers
  Dermontti Dawson
45 2-18
Vikings
Broncos

 

Traded 1988 second round pick (#54-Brad Edwards), 1988 fourth round pick (#108-Todd Kalis), 1988 sixth round pick (#164-Derrick White) to Vikings for 1988 second round pick (#45-Gerald Perry) on 1988-04-24

  Gerald Perry
46 2-19
Chargers
Rams

 

Traded Barry Redden to Chargers for Buford McGee, 1988 second round pick (#46-Willie "Flipper" Anderson), 1989 conditional pick (depending on how many yards Redden rushes for) (#148-Thom Kaumeyer) on 1987-06-08

  Willie "Flipper" Anderson
47 2-20
Colts
Rams

 

Traded Eric Dickerson in 3-team trade with Colts, Rams for Greg Bell, Owen Gill, 1988 first round pick (#14-Gaston Green), 1988 first rounmd pick (#20-Aaron Cox), 1988 second round pick (#47-Fred Stickland), 1989 first round pick (#26-Cleveland Gary), 1989 second round pick (#45-Frank Stams), 1989 second round pick (#53-Darryl Henley) on 1987-10-31

  Fred Strickland
48 2-21
Seahawks
Raiders

 

Traded Bruce Davis to Oilers for 1988 second round pick (#48-Quintin Jones) on 1987-11-03

Seahawks

 

Traded 1988 first round pick (#9-Terry McDaniel), 1988 third round pick (#74-James Hasty), 1988 fourth round pick (#102-Barry Helton) to Raiders for Sean Jones, 1988 second round pick (#48-Quintin Jones), 1988 third round pick (#60-Quinn Early) on 1988-04-21

  Quintin Jones
49 2-22
Seahawks
  Brian Blades
50 2-23
Browns
  Michael Dean Perry
51 2-24
Bears
  Dante Jones
52 2-25
Saints
  Brett Perriman
53 2-26
49ers
Buccaneers

 

Traded 1988 second round pick (#39-Pierce Holt) to 49ers for 1988 second round pick (#53-Lars Tate), 1988 fourth round pick (#107-Monte Robbins) on 1988-04-24

  Lars Tate
54 2-27
Broncos
Vikings

 

Traded 1988 second round pick (#45-Gerald Perry) to Broncos for 1988 second round pick (#54-Brad Edwards), 1988 fourth round pick (#108-Todd Kalis), 1988 sixth round pick (#164-Derrick White) on 1988-04-24

  Brad Edwards
55 2-28
Redskins
  Chip Lohmiller
Round 3
56 3-1
Falcons
  Alex Higdon
 
Buccaneers
excercised pick in 1987 supplemental draft for Dan Sileo  
57 3-2
Bengals
  Kevin Walker
58 3-3
Lions
  Ray Roundtree
59 3-4
Chiefs
  Kevin Porter
60 3-5
Raiders
Seahawks

 

Traded 1988 first round pick (#9-Terry McDaniel), 1988 third round pick (#74-James Hasty), 1988 fourth round pick (#102-Barry Helton) to Raiders for Sean Jones, 1988 second round pick (#48-Quintin Jones), 1988 third round pick (#60-Quinn Early) on 1988-04-21

Chargers

 

Traded 1988 third round pick (#72-Greg Montgomery), 1988 fifth round pick (#125-Cris Dishman) to Oilers for 1988 third round pick (#60-Quinn Early) on 1988-04-24

  Quinn Early
61 3-6
Packers
  Keith Woodside
62 3-7
Giants
  Sheldon White
63 3-8
Jets
  Erik McMillan
64 3-9
Eagles
Eagles selected Matt Patchan #65 overall per AP   Matt Patchan
65 3-10
Bills
Bills selected Bernard Ford #66 overall per AP   Bernard Ford
66 3-11
Rams
Redskins

 

Traded 1988 third round pick (#82-Mike Piel), 1988 fifth round pick (#137-James Washington), 1988 sixth round pick (#165-Jeff Knapton) to Rams for 1988 third round pick (#66-Mike Oliphant) on 1988-04-24

  Mike Oliphant
67 3-12
Cowboys
  Mark Hutson
68 3-13
Cardinals
  Tom Tupa
69 3-14
Patriots
  Tom Rehder
70 3-15
Steelers
  Chuck Lanza
71 3-16
Vikings
  Al Noga
72 3-17
Chargers
Seahawks

 

Traded 1988 third round pick (#60-Quinn Early) to Chargers for 1988 third round pick (#72-Greg Montgomery), 1988 fifth round pick (#125-Cris Dishman) on 1988-04-24

  Greg Montgomery
73 3-18
Dolphins
  Ferrell Edmunds
74 3-19
Seahawks
Raiders

 

Traded Sean Jones, 1988 second round pick (#48-Quintin Jones), 1988 third round pick (#60-Quinn Early) to Oilers for 1988 first round pick (#9-Terry McDaniel), 1988 third round pick (#74-James Hasty), 1988 fourth round pick (#102-Barry Helton) on 1988-04-21

Jets

 

Traded • 1988 fourth round pick (#90-Tim Rother) • 1988 fifth round pick (#131-Dennis Price) to Raiders for • 1988 third round pick (#74-James Hasty) on 1988-04-24

  James Hasty
75 3-20
Seahawks
  Tommy Kane
76 3-21
Colts
  Chris Chandler
77 3-22
Browns
  Van Waiters
78 3-23
Bears
  Ralph Jarvis
79 3-24
Saints
Broncos

 

Traded 1988 third round pick (#81-Tony Stephens), 1988 tenth round pick (#276-Vincent Fizer) to Saints for 1988 third round pick (#79-Kevin Guidry) on 1988-04-25

  Kevin Guidry
80 3-25
49ers
  Bill Romanowski
81 3-26
Broncos
Saints

 

Traded 1988 third round pick (#79-Kevin Guidry) to Broncos for 1988 third round pick (#81-Tony Stephens), 1988 tenth round pick (#276-Vincent Fizer) on 1988-04-25

  Tony Stephens
82 3-27
Redskins
Rams

 

Traded 1988 third round pick (#66-Mike Oliphant) to Redskins for 1988 third round pick (#82-Mike Piel), 1988 fifth round pick (#137-James Washington), 1988 sixth round pick (#165-Jeff Knapton) on 1988-04-24

  Mike Piel
Round 4
83 4-1
Falcons
Eagles

 

Traded Leonard Mitchell to Falcons for 1988 fourth round pick (#83-Robert "Pig" Goff) on 1987-08-07

Buccaneers

 

Traded 1988 second round pick (#30-Eric Allen) to Eagles for 1988 second round pick (#39-Pierce Holt), 1988 fourth round pick (#83-Robert "Pig" Goff) on 1988-04-24

  Robert "Pig" Goff
84 4-2
Bengals
  David Grant
85 4-3
Lions
  William White
86 4-4
Chiefs
Buccaneers

 

Traded Steve DeBerg to Chiefs for Mark Robinson, 1988 fourth round pick (#86-John Bruhin), possibly 1988 eighth round pick (#198-Anthony Simpson) on 1988-03-31

  John Bruhin
87 4-5
Buccaneers
Patriots

 

Unknown.

 

Traded 1987 fifth round pick (#135-Henry Rolling) to Buccaneers for 1988 fourth round pick (possibly #87-Tim Goad) on 1987-04-20

 

"New England traded its third pick in the fifth round to Tampa Bay for the Buccaneers' fourth-round pick next year" per 1987-04-29 Boston Globe

 

Traded Darryl Haley to Buccaneers for 1988 fourth round pick (possibly #87-Tim Goad) on 1987-07-27

 

"Patriots obtain Tampa Bay’s 1988 fourth round selection (87th pick overall - Tim Goad, NT, North Carolina) in exchange for Darryl Haley" per Patriots web site

 

"From Tampa Bay in exchange for NE’s 1987 fifth-round pick" per Patriots media guide

 

Tim Goad
88 4-6
Raiders
Packers

 

Traded James Lofton to Raiders for 1987 third round pick (#71-Frankie Neal), 1988 fourth round pick (#88-Rollin Putzier) on 1987-04-14

  Rollin Putzier
89 4-7
Packers
  Chuck Cecil
90 4-8
Jets
Raiders

 

Traded • 1988 third round pick (#74-James Hasty) to Jets for • 1988 fourth round pick (#90-Tim Rother) • 1988 fifth round pick (#131-Dennis Price) on 1988-04-24

  Tim Rother
91 4-9
Rams
Chargers

 

Traded Pete Holohan to Rams for 1988 fourth round pick (#91-Joe Campbell) on 1988-04-24

  Joe Campbell
92 4-10
Giants
  Ricky Shaw
93 4-11
Bills
Chargers

 

Traded Trumaine Johnson, 1988 seventh round pick (#184-Bo Wright) to Bills for David Brandon, 1988 fourth round pick (#93-Stacy Searels) on 1987-08-31

  Stacy Searels
94 4-12
Cowboys
  Dave Widell
95 4-13
Cardinals
  Michael Brim
 
Eagles
pick exercised in 1987 supplemental draft to select Chris Carter  
96 4-14
Steelers
Chiefs

 

Traded Todd Blackledge to Steelers for 1988 fourth round pick (#96-J.R. Ambrose) on 1988-03-29

  J.R. Ambrose
97 4-15
Vikings
Patriots

 

Traded rights to Rich Gannon to Vikings for 1988 fourth round pick (#97-Sammy Martin), 1988 eleventh round pick (#294-Marvin Allen) on 1987-05-06

  Sammy Martin
98 4-16
Chargers
  David Richards
99 4-17
Dolphins
  Greg Johnson
100 4-18
Patriots
  Teddy Garcia
101 4-19
Seahawks
  Kevin Harmon
102 4-20
Seahawks
Raiders

 

Traded Sean Jones, 1988 second round pick (#48-Quintin Jones), 1988 third round pick (#60-Quinn Early) to Oilers for 1988 first round pick (#9-Terry McDaniel), 1988 third round pick (#74-James Hasty), 1988 fourth round pick (#102-Barry Helton) on 1988-04-21

 

per 2007 Titans media guide

49ers

 

Traded 1988 first round pick (#26-Scott Davis) to Raiders for Dokie Williams, 1988 second round pick (#33-Daniel Stubbs), 1988 fourth round pick (#102-Barry Helton) on 1988-04-24

  Barry Helton
103 4-21
Browns
Browns selected Anthony Blaylock #104 overall per AP   Anthony Blaylock
104 4-22
Colts
Colts selected Michael Ball #102 overall per AP   Michael Ball
105 4-23
Bears
  Jim Thornton
106 4-24
Saints
  Lydell Carr
107 4-25
49ers
Buccaneers

 

Traded 1988 second round pick (#39-Pierce Holt) to 49ers for 1988 second round pick (#53-Lars Tate), 1988 fourth round pick (#107-Monte Robbins) on 1988-04-24

  Monte Robbins
108 4-26
Broncos
Vikings

 

Traded 1988 second round pick (#45-Gerald Perry) to Broncos for 1988 second round pick (#54-Brad Edwards), 1988 fourth round pick (#108-Todd Kalis), 1988 sixth round pick (#164-Derrick White) on 1988-04-24

  Todd Kalis
109 4-27
Redskins
  Jamie Morris
Round 5
110 5-1
Falcons
  Charles Dimry
111 5-2
Lions
  Eric Andolsek
112 5-3
Chiefs
Saints

 

Traded Jack Del Rio to Chiefs for 1988 fifth round pick (#112-Greg Scales) on 1987-08-17

  Greg Scales
113 5-4
Buccaneers
  William Howard
114 5-5
Bengals
  Herb Wester
115 5-6
Raiders
Patriots

 

Traded Brian Holloway to Raiders for 1988 conditional pick (fifth round if Holloway plays into next season, else sixth round) (#115-Troy Wolkow), future considerations (?) on 1987-09-02

  Troy Wolkow
116 5-7
Packers
  Darrell Reed
117 5-8
Rams
  Robert Delpino
118 5-9
Giants
  Jon Carter
119 5-10
Jets
  Mike Withycombe
120 5-11
Cowboys
Seahawks

 

Traded Ron Essink to Cowboys for 1988 fifth round pick (#120-Chris Gaines) on 1987-08-25

Cardinals

 

Traded Kelly Stouffer to Seahawks for 1988 fifth round pick (#120-Chris Gaines), 1989 first round pick (#17-Joe Wolf), 1989 fifth round pick (#128-David Edeen) on 1988-04-22

  Chris Gaines
121 5-12
Cardinals
Steelers

 

Traded rights to Cliff Stoudt to Cardinals for undisclosed draft pick (possibly 1988 #121-Darin Jordan) on 1986-09-01

 

"choice from Phoenix" per Steelers media guide

 

fifth round #121 Darin Jordan "Pittsburgh from Phoenix" per AP

  Darin Jordan
122 5-13
Eagles
  Eric Everett
123 5-14
Bills
  Zeke Gadson
124 5-15
Vikings
  Darrell Fullington
125 5-16
Chargers
Seahawks

 

Traded 1988 third round pick (#60-Quinn Early) to Chargers for 1988 third round pick (#72-Greg Montgomery), 1988 fifth round pick (#125-Cris Dishman) on 1988-04-24

  Cris Dishman
126 5-17
Dolphins
  Rodney Thomas
127 5-18
Patriots
Redskins

 

Traded 1989 fourth round pick (#96-Maurice Hurst) to Patriots for 1988 fifth round pick (#127-Carl Mims) on 1988-04-24

  Carl Mims
128 5-19
Steelers
  Jerry Reese
129 5-20
Colts
  John Baylor
130 5-21
Seahawks
  Chris Verhulst
131 5-22
Seahawks
49ers

 

Traded Jeff Kemp to Seahawks for 1988 fifth round pick (#131-Dennis Price) on 1987-05-19

Jets

 

Traded Johnny "Lam" Jones to 49ers for Onzy Elam, 1988 draft pick (#131-Dennis Price) on 1987-07-23

Raiders

 

Traded • 1988 third round pick (#74-James Hasty) to Jets for • 1988 fourth round pick (#90-Tim Rother) • 1988 fifth round pick (#131-Dennis Price) on 1988-04-24

Dennis Price
132 5-23
Browns
Cardinals

 

Traded Al Baker to Browns for 1988 fifth round pick (#132-Tony Jordan) on 1987-09-03

  Tony Jordan
133 5-24
Bears
  Troy Johnson
134 5-25
Saints
  Keith Taylor
135 5-26
49ers
Bills

 

Traded Joe Cribbs to 49ers for 1987 third round pick (#78-Jamie Mueller), 1988 fifth round pick (#135-Kirk Roach) on 1986-08-19

  Kirk Roach
136 5-27
Broncos
  Corris Ervin
137 5-28
Redskins
Rams

 

Traded 1988 third round pick (#66-Mike Oliphant) to Redskins for 1988 third round pick (#82-Mike Piel), 1988 fifth round pick (#137-James Washington), 1988 sixth round pick (#165-Jeff Knapton) on 1988-04-24

  James Washington
Round 6
138 6-1
Falcons
  George Thomas
139 6-2
Chiefs
  James Saxon
140 6-3
Buccaneers
Falcons

 

Traded Keith Williams to Buccaneers for 1988 draft pick (possibly #140-Houston Hoover) on 1987-08-13

 

Traded Cliff Austin to Buccaneers for 1988 conditional sixth round pick (possibly #140-Houston Hoover) on 1987-09-07

 

sixth round pick "traded to Atlanta for Cliff Austin" per Buccaneers media guide

 

"traded to Atlanta for RB Cliff Austin" per bucpower.com

 

sixth round #140 Houston Hoover "Atlanta from Tampa Bay" per AP

 

"Atlanta traded running back Cliff Austin to Buccaneers for an undisclosed 1988 draft choice" per Washington Post

  Houston Hoover
141 6-4
Bengals
  Paul Jetton
142 6-5
Lions
  Carl Painter
143 6-6
Raiders
  Erwin Grabisna
144 6-7
Packers
  Nate Hill
145 6-8
Giants
  David Houle
146 6-9
Jets
  Paul Frase
147 6-10
Rams
  Keith Jones
148 6-11
Cardinals
  Jon Phillips
149 6-12
Eagles
  Don McPherson
150 6-13
Bills
  Dan Murray
151 6-14
Cowboys
  Scott Secules
152 6-15
Chargers
  Cedric Figaro
153 6-16
Dolphins
  Melvin Bratton
154 6-17
Patriots
  Steve Johnson
155 6-18
Steelers
  Warren Williams
156 6-19
Vikings
Dolphins

 

Traded Greg Koch to Vikings for 1988 sixth round pick (#156-George Cooper), 1989 tenth round pick (#275-Greg Ross) on 1987-10-20

  George Cooper
157 6-20
Seahawks
  Kurt Crain
158 6-21
Seahawks
  Roy Hart
159 6-22
Colts
Redskins

 

Traded Clarence Verdin to Colts for 1988 sixth round pick (#159-Stan Humphries) on 1988-03-29

  Stan Humphries
160 6-23
Browns
Eagles

 

Traded Chris Pike to Browns for William "D.D." Hoggard, 1988 sixth round pick (#160-Rob Sterling) on 1988-03-25

  Rob Sterling
161 6-24
Bears
  Lemuel Stinson
162 6-25
Saints
  Bob Sims
163 6-26
49ers
Buccaneers

 

Traded Keith Browner to 49ers for 1988 sixth round pick (#163-Shawn Lee) on 1987-02-28

  Shawn Lee
164 6-27
Broncos
Vikings

 

Traded 1988 second round pick (#45-Gerald Perry) to Broncos for 1988 second round pick (#54-Brad Edwards), 1988 fourth round pick (#108-Todd Kalis), 1988 sixth round pick (#164-Derrick White) on 1988-04-24

  Derrick White
165 6-28
Redskins
Rams

 

Traded 1988 third round pick (#66-Mike Oliphant) to Redskins for 1988 third round pick (#82-Mike Piel), 1988 fifth round pick (#137-James Washington), 1988 sixth round pick (#165-Jeff Knapton) on 1988-04-24

  Jeff Knapton
Round 7
166 7-1
Falcons
  Michael Haynes
167 7-2
Buccaneers
  Kerry Goode
168 7-3
Bengals
  Rich Romer
169 7-4
Lions
  Jeff James
170 7-5
Chiefs
  Troy Stedman
171 7-6
Raiders
  Derrick Crudup
172 7-7
Jets
Jets selected Gary Patton #173 overall per AP   Gary Patton
173 7-8
Packers
Packers selected Gary Richard #172 overall per AP   Gary Richard
174 7-9
Rams
Broncos

 

Traded Steve Busick to Rams for 1987 eleventh round pick (#299-Steve Roberts), undisclosed draft pick (1988 #174-Pat Kelly) on 1986-09-03

  Pat Kelly
175 7-10
Giants
  Mike Perez
176 7-11
Eagles
  Todd White
177 7-12
Bills
  Tim Borcky
178 7-13
Cowboys
  Owen Howen
179 7-14
Cardinals
  Ernie Jones
180 7-15
Dolphins
  Kerwin Bell
181 7-16
Patriots
  Darryl Usher
182 7-17
Steelers
  Marc Zeno
183 7-18
Vikings
  Brad Beckman
184 7-19
Chargers
Bills

 

Traded David Brandon, 1988 fourth round pick (#93-Stacy Searels) to Chargers for Trumaine Johnson, 1988 seventh round pick (#184-Bo Wright) on 1987-08-31

  Bo Wright
185 7-20
Seahawks
  Ray Jackson
186 7-21
Colts
Giants

 

Traded Jerome Sally to Colts for 1988 seventh round pick (#186-Danta Whitaker) on 1987-09-02

  Danta Whitaker
187 7-22
Seahawks
  Tracey Eaton
188 7-23
Browns
  Thane Gash
189 7-24
Bears
  Caesar Rentie
190 7-25
Saints
  Brian Forde
191 7-26
49ers
  Kevin Bryant
192 7-27
Broncos
  Gary Frank
193 7-28
Redskins
  Harold Hicks
Round 8
194 8-1
Falcons
  Phillip Brown
195 8-2
Bengals
  Curtis Maxey
196 8-3
Lions
  Gary Hadd
197 8-4
Chiefs
  Alfredo Roberts
198 8-5
Buccaneers
Chiefs

 

Traded • Jeff Smith to Buccaneers for • 1988 eighth round pick (#198-Anthony Simpson) on 1987-09-03

Buccaneers

 

Traded Steve DeBerg to Chiefs for Mark Robinson, 1988 fourth round pick (#86-John Bruhin), 1988 eighth round pick (#198-Anthony Simpson) on 1988-03-31

  Anthony Simpson
199 8-6
Raiders
  Mike Alexander
200 8-7
Packers
  Patrick Collins
201 8-8
Rams
  Darryl Franklin
202 8-9
Giants
  Sammy Lilly
203 8-10
Jets
  Keith Neubert
204 8-11
Bills
  John Hagy
205 8-12
Cowboys
  Mark Higgs
206 8-13
Cardinals
  Tim Moore
207 8-14
Eagles
  David Smith
208 8-15
Patriots
Bears

 

Traded Doug Flutie to Patriots for 1988 eighth round pick (#208-David Tate) on 1987-10-13

  David Tate
209 8-16
Steelers
  Mark Nichols
210 8-17
Vikings
  Joe Cain
211 8-18
Chargers
Steelers

 

Traded Mark Malone to Chargers for 1988 eighth round pick (#211-Mike Hinnant), 1989 conditional pick (not exercised?) on 1988-04-12

  Mike Hinnant
212 8-19
Dolphins
  Harry Galbreath
213 8-20
Colts
Bills

 

Traded 1987 eighth round pick (#200-Chuckie Miller) to Colts for 1988 eighth round pick (#213-Jeff Wright) (in place of Roger Caron when he retired) on 1987-04-15

  Jeff Wright
214 8-21
Seahawks
  Dave Viaene
215 8-22
Seahawks
  Robert Tyler
216 8-23
Browns
  J.J. Birden
217 8-24
Bears
  Harvey Reed
218 8-25
Saints
  Glenn Derby
219 8-26
49ers
  Larry Clarkson
220 8-27
Broncos
Dolphins

 

Traded Larry Lee to Broncos for 1988 eighth round pick (#220-Louis Cheek) on 1987-08-20

  Louis Cheek
221 8-28
Redskins
  Darryl McGill
Round 9
222 9-1
Falcons
  James Primus
223 9-2
Lions
  Kip Corrington
224 9-3
Chiefs
  Azizuddin Abdur-Ra'oof
225 9-4
Buccaneers
  Reuben David (Reuben Davis)
226 9-5
Bengals
  Brandy Wells
227 9-6
Raiders
  Reggie Ware
228 9-7
Packers
  Neal Wilkinson
229 9-8
Giants
Raiders

 

Unknown.

 

Giants ninth round pick "to LA Raiders" per Giants media guide

 

ninth round #229 Scott Tabor "Los Angeles Raiders from New York Giants" per AP

  Scott Tabor
230 9-9
Jets
  Ralph Tamm
231 9-10
Rams
  Pat Foster
232 9-11
Cowboys
  Brain Bedford
233 9-12
Cardinals
  Scott Dill
234 9-13
Eagles
Lions

 

Traded Jimmie Giles to Eagles for 1988 ninth round pick (#234-Todd Irvin) on 1987-11-10

  Todd Irvin
235 9-14
Bills
  Carlton Bailey
236 9-15
Steelers
  Gordie Lockbaum
237 9-16
Vikings
  Paul McGowan
238 9-17
Chargers
  Joey Howard
239 9-18
Dolphins
  Jeff Cross
240 9-19
Patriots
  Neil Galbraith
241 9-20
Seahawks
  David Spradlin
242 9-21
Seahawks
  Deatrich Wise
243 9-22
Colts
  Jeff Herrod
244 9-23
Browns
  Danny Copeland
245 9-24
Bears
  Rogie Magee
246 9-25
Saints
  Clarence Nunn
247 9-26
49ers
  Brian Bonner
248 9-27
Broncos
  Mel Farr Jr.
249 9-28
Redskins
  Blake Peterson
Round 10
250 10-1
Falcons
  Stan Clayton
251 10-2
Chiefs
  Kenny Gamble
252 10-3
Buccaneers
Steelers

 

Traded Rick Woods to Buccaneers for 1988 tenth round pick (#252-John Jackson) on 1987-09-01

  John Jackson
253 10-4
Bengals
  Ellis Dillahunt
254 10-5
Lions
  Paco Craig
255 10-6
Raiders
  Newt Harrell
256 10-7
Packers
  Bud Keyes
257 10-8
Jets
  John Booty
258 10-9
Rams
  R.C. Mullin
259 10-10
Giants
  Eric Hickerson
260 10-11
Cardinals
  Andy Schillinger
261 10-12
Eagles
  Joe Schuster
262 10-13
Bills
  Martin Mayhew
263 10-14
Cowboys
  Billy Owens
264 10-15
Vikings
  Brian Habib
265 10-16
Chargers
Giants

 

Traded • Bobby Lee Johnson to Chargers for • 1988 tenth round pick (#265-Steve Wilkes) on 1987-08-21

  Steve Wilkes
266 10-17
Dolphins
  Artis Jackson
267 10-18
Raiders
Patriots

 

Traded Brian Holloway to Raiders for 1988 tenth round pick (#267-Rodney Lossow), 1989 seventh round pick (#178-Eric Lindstrom) on 1987-09-02

 

Patriots exercised native pick per AP (believed to be in error)

 

no mention of this pick per Raiders media guide

 

"From L.A. Raiders as part of 1987 trade for OT Brian Holloway" per Patriots media guide

  Rodney Lossow
Patriots
Patriots exercised native pick per AP
268 10-19
Steelers
Broncos

 

Traded • Ken Woodard to Steelers for • 1988 tenth round pick (#268-Channing Williams) on 1987-08-27

  Channing Williams
269 10-20
Seahawks
  Derwin Jones
270 10-21
Colts
  O'Brien Alston
271 10-22
Seahawks
  Marco Johnson
272 10-23
Browns
  Brian Washington
273 10-24
Bears
  Joel Porter
274 10-25
Saints
  Todd Santos
275 10-26
49ers
  Tim Foley
276 10-27
Broncos
Saints

 

Traded • 1988 third round pick (#79-Kevin Guidry) to Broncos for • 1988 third round pick (#81-Tony Stephens) • 1988 tenth round pick (#276-Vincent Fizer) on 1988-04-25

 

Broncos exercised this pick as native pick per AP (believed to be in error)

 

no record of this pick per Broncos media guide

 

"10b. Vincent Fizer (choice acquired from Denver)" per Saints media guide

  Vincent Fizer
277 10-28
Redskins
  Henry Brown
Round 11
278 11-1
Falcons
  James Milling
279 11-2
Buccaneers
  Frank Pillow
280 11-3
Bengals
  Paul Hickert
281 11-4
Lions
  Danny McCoin
282 11-5
Chiefs
  Danny McManus
283 11-6
Raiders
  David Weber
284 11-7
Packers
Seahawks

 

Traded • Dave Brown to Packers for • 1988 eleventh round pick (#284-Rick McLeod) on 1987-08-26

  Rick McLeod
285 11-8
Rams
Rams
Chargers

 

Traded • Jeff Walker to Rams for • 1988 eleventh round pick (#285-Ed Miller) on 1987-09-09

  Ed Miller
286 11-9
Giants
  Greg Harris
287 11-10
Jets
  John Galvin
288 11-11
Eagles
  Izel Jenkins
289 11-12
Bills
  Pete Curkendall
290 11-13
Cowboys
  Chad Hennings
291 11-14
Cardinals
  Keith McCoy
292 11-15
Dolphins
Dolphins selected Tom Kelleher #293 overall per AP   Tom Kelleher
293 11-16
Chargers
Charger selected George Hinkle #292 overall per AP   George Hinkle
294 11-17
Vikings
Patriots

 

Traded • rights to Rich Gannon to Vikings for • 1988 fourth round pick (#97-Sammy Martin) • 1988 eleventh round pick (#294-Marvin Allen) on 1987-05-06

 

eleventh round pick was #296-Norman Floyd per AP

  Marvin Allen
Patriots
Patriots exercised native pick per AP
295 11-18
Steelers
  Bobby Dawson
296 11-19
Patriots
Vikings

 

Traded • 1989 ninth round pick (#247-Curtis Wilson) to Patriots for • 1988 eleventh round pick (#296-Norman Floyd) on 1988-04-24

 

"Patriots selection 296th traded to Minnesota in exchange for Vikings’ ninth-round choice in 1989" per Patriots media guide

  Norman Floyd
Vikings
Patriots

 

Traded • rights to Rich Gannon to Vikings for • 1988 fourth round pick (#97-Sammy Martin) • 1988 eleventh round pick (#296-Norman Floyd) on 1987-05-06

 

eleventh round #296 Norman Floyd "Minnesota from Minnesota through New England" per AP

Vikings

 

Traded • 1989 ninth round pick (#247-Curtis Wilson) to Patriots for • 1988 eleventh round pick (#296-Norman Floyd) on 1988-04-24

 

eleventh round #296 Norman Floyd "Minnesota from Minnesota through New England" per AP

 
297 11-20
Colts
  Donnie Dee
298 11-21
Seahawks
  Jethro Franklin
299 11-22
Seahawks
  Dwayne Harper
300 11-23
Browns
  Hendley Hawkins
301 11-24
Bears
  Steve Forch
302 11-25
Saints
  Gary Couch
303 11-26
49ers
  Chet Brooks
304 11-27
Broncos
  Richard Calvin
305 11-28
Redskins
  Curt Koch
Round 12
306 12-1
Falcons
  Carter Wiley
307 12-2
Bengals
  Carl Parker
308 12-3
Lions
Colts

 

Traded • Derrick Ramsey to Lions for • 1988 twelfth round pick (#308-Aaron Kenney) on 1987-09-01

  Aaron Kenney
309 12-4
Chiefs
Bills

 

Traded • Charles Romes to Chiefs for • 1988 twelfth round pick (#309-John Driscoll) on 1987-07-14

  John Driscoll
310 12-5
Buccaneers
  Victor Jones
311 12-6
Raiders
  Greg Kunkel
312 12-7
Packers
  Scott Bolton
313 12-8
Giants
  David Futrell
314 12-9
Jets
  Albert Goss
315 12-10
Rams
Redskins

 

Traded • 1988 twelfth round pick (#333-Jeff Beathard) • 1989 eleventh round pick (#290-Willie Griffin) to Rams for • 1988 twelfth round pick (#315-Wayne Ross) on 1988-??-??

  Wayne Ross
316 12-11
Bills
  Tom Erlandson
317 12-12
Cowboys
  Ben Hummell
318 12-13
Cardinals
  Chris Carrier
319 12-14
Eagles
  Steve Kaufusi
320 12-15
Dolphins
  Brian Kinchen
321 12-16
Patriots
  Dave Nugent
322 12-17
Steelers
  James Earle
323 12-18
Vikings
Giants

 

Traded • Chris Foote to Vikings for • 1988 conditional pick (possibly #323-Brendan McCormack) on 1987-05-07

 

Vikings twelfth round pick "traded to NY Giants" per Vikings media guide

 

twelfth round #323 Brendan McCormack "New York Giants from Minnesota" per AP

  Brendan McCormack
Buccaneers
Giants

 

Giants twelfth round pick Brendan McCormack "from Tampa Bay" per Giants media guide

324 12-19
Chargers
  Wendell Phillips
325 12-20
Seahawks
  John Brantley
326 12-21
Seahawks
  Dave DesRochers
327 12-22
Colts
  Tim Vesling
328 12-23
Browns
  Steve Slayden
329 12-24
Bears
  Greg Clark
330 12-25
Saints
  Paul Jurgensen
331 12-26
49ers
  Georga Mira Jr.
332 12-27
Broncos
  Johnny Carter
333 12-28
Redskins
Rams

 

Traded • 1988 twelfth round pick (#315-Wayne Ross) to Redskins for • 1988 twelfth round pick (#333-Jeff Beathard) • 1989 eleventh round pick (#290-Willie Griffin) on 1988-??-??

  Jeff Beathard