1956 - Round 1
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
1 Pittsburgh Steelers Gary Glick DB Colorado State
Cleveland Browns Preston Carpenter OE Arkansas
Detroit Lions Hopalong Cassady HB Ohio State
Chicago Cardinals Joe Childress HB Auburn
Washington Redskins Ed Vereb HB Maryland
Baltimore Colts Lenny Moore HB Penn State
San Francisco 49ers Earl Morrall QB Michigan State
Green Bay Packers Jack Losch HB Miami (Fla.)
Los Angeles Rams Joe Marconi FB West Virginia
Pittsburgh Steelers Art Davis HB Mississippi State
Philadelphia Eagles Bob Pellegrini LB Maryland
1956 - Round 2
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
San Francisco 49ers Bruce Bosley OG West Virginia
Chicago Bears M.L. Brackett DE Auburn
Philadelphia Eagles Frank D'Agostino OG Auburn
Green Bay Packers Forrest Gregg OT Southern Methodist
Los Angeles Rams Leon Clarke OE USC
New York Giants Henry Moore DB Arkansas
Washington Redskins John Paluck DE Pittsburgh
Cleveland Browns Billy Kinard DB Mississippi
Pittsburgh Steelers Joe Krupa DT Purdue
Los Angeles Rams Hugh Pitts LB Texas Christian
Chicago Cardinals Norm Masters OT Michigan State
1956 - Round 3
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
San Francisco 49ers Bill Herchman DT Texas Tech
Detroit Lions Don McIlhenny HB Southern Methodist
New York Giants Sam Huff LB West Virginia
Cleveland Browns Bill Quinlan DE Michigan State
Los Angeles Rams A.D. Williams OE U. of Pacific
Pittsburgh Steelers Jim Taylor LB Baylor
Philadelphia Eagles Don Schaefer FB Notre Dame
Washington Redskins Fred Wyant QB West Virginia
Chicago Cardinals John Roach QB Southern Methodist
1956 - Round 4
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Los Angeles Rams Will Berzinski HB Wis.-La Crosse
New York Giants Jim Katcavage DE Dayton
Pittsburgh Steelers Dick Murley OT Purdue
Detroit Lions Jerry Reichow OE Iowa
Chicago Bears John Mellekas C Arizona
1956 - Round 5
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Los Angeles Rams Bobby Freeman DB Auburn
Chicago Bears Willie Galimore HB Florida A&M
New York Giants Don Chandler K Florida
Cleveland Browns Frank Clarke OE Colorado
Los Angeles Rams Jesse Whittenton DB Texas-El Paso
Philadelphia Eagles Fuzzy Thurston OG Valparaiso
Detroit Lions Tom Tracy HB Tennessee
Green Bay Packers Bob Skoronski OT Indiana
Washington Redskins Gary Lowe DB Michigan State
1956 - Round 6
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Chicago Cardinals Charlie Dupre DB Baylor
Cleveland Browns Sherman Plunkett OT Maryland East. Shore
Cleveland Browns Paul Wiggin DE Stanford
San Francisco 49ers Tony Sardisco OG Tulane
Detroit Lions Bob Lusk C William & Mary
1956 - Round 7
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Detroit Lions Gene Cronin DE U. of Pacific
Chicago Bears J.C. Caroline DB Illinois
San Francisco 49ers Larry Barnes FB Colorado State
New York Giants Ron Nery DE Kansas State
Chicago Cardinals Bob Konovsky G Wisconsin
Los Angeles Rams Jack Morris DB Oregon
Green Bay Packers Hank Gremminger DB Baylor
1956 - Round 8
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Chicago Bears Dick Klawitter C South Dakota State
Baltimore Colts Bill Koman LB North Carolina
San Francisco 49ers Charlie Smith DE Abilene Christian
Chicago Cardinals Dave Lunceford DT Baylor
Washington Redskins Dick James HB Oregon
1956 - Round 9
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
98 Detroit Lions Calvin Jones -- Iowa
Philadelphia Eagles John Bredice OE Boston U.
1956 - Round 10
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Philadelphia Eagles Tom Dimmick C Houston
Chicago Bears Dick Lucas OE Boston College
New York Giants Johnny Hermann DB UCLA
Pittsburgh Steelers Lou Baldacci HB Michigan
1956 - Round 11
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Green Bay Packers Mike Hudock C Miami (Fla.)
Philadelphia Eagles Ken Keller HB North Carolina
1956 - Round 12
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Washington Redskins Jerry Planutis HB Michigan State
Detroit Lions R.B. Nunnery T Louisiana State
Baltimore Colts Steve Myhra OG North Dakota
1956 - Round 13
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Cleveland Browns Jim Furey LB Kansas State
New York Giants Eddie Crawford DB Mississippi
1956 - Round 14
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Los Angeles Rams Tommy Runnels HB North Texas
San Francisco 49ers R.C. Owens OE Albertson
New York Giants John McMullan G Notre Dame
1956 - Round 15
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Green Bay Packers Buddy Alliston LB Mississippi
Chicago Cardinals Charlie Anderson DE Louisiana Tech
Cleveland Browns Willie Davis DE Grambling State
1956 - Round 16
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Cleveland Browns Thurlow Cooper TE Maine
1956 - Round 17
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Green Bay Packers Bart Starr QB Alabama
Baltimore Colts Bill Danenhauer DE Emporia State
Washington Redskins Eagle Day QB Mississippi
1956 - Round 18
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
San Francisco 49ers Bill Yelverton DE Mississippi
Los Angeles Rams Jack Klotz T Widener
1956 - Round 19
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Washington Redskins Ray Lemek OT Notre Dame
1956 - Round 20
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
New York Giants Mike Falls G Minnesota
Pittsburgh Steelers Fred Glatz OE Pittsburgh
1956 - Round 21
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
New York Giants Don McComb DE Villanova
Baltimore Colts Jim Harness DB Mississippi State
San Francisco 49ers L.C. Joyner DB No College
1956 - Round 24
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Chicago Bears Jesse Castete DB McNeese State
Los Angeles Rams Sam Williams DE Michigan State
Chicago Cardinals Orville Trask DT Rice
New York Giants Jerry Huth OG Wake Forest
1956 - Round 25
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
San Francisco 49ers Paul Goad FB Abilene Christian
1956 - Round 26
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
San Francisco 49ers Rommie Loudd LB UCLA
1956 - Round 28
SEL # TEAM PLAYER POSITION SCHOOL
Los Angeles Rams John Morrow C Michigan
NFL News
CONTENT
15