List of defunct NFL franchises' first-round draft picks

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The National Football League has held a player draft since 1936. Since 1936 there have been several franchises that have folded. This is a list of those franchises' first round draft picks.

Baltimore Colts (1950)[edit]

Year Overall Player Position College
1950 2 Adrian Burk Quarterback Baylor

Boston Yanks / New York Bulldogs/Yanks / Dallas Texans[edit]

Year Overall Player Position College Incarnation
1944 1 Angelo Bertelli Back Notre Dame Boston Yanks
1945 4 Eddie Prokop Back Georgia Tech Boston Yanks
1946 1 Frank Dancewicz Back Notre Dame Boston Yanks
1947 3 Fritz Barzilauskas Guard Yale Boston Yanks
1948 5 Vaughn Mancha Center Alabama Boston Yanks
1949 3 Doak Walker Back SMU New York Bulldogs
1950 NA None NA NA New York Yanks
1951 NA None NA NA New York Yanks
1952 2 Les Richter Guard California Dallas Texans

1952 pick was made by New York Yanks. Yanks picks given to Dallas.

Brooklyn Dodgers/Tigers[edit]

Year Overall Player Position College Incarnation
1936 4 Dick Crayne Back Iowa Brooklyn Dodgers
1937 2 Ed Goddard Back Washington State Brooklyn Dodgers
1938 3 Boyd Brumbaugh Back Duquesne Brooklyn Dodgers
1939 5 Bob MacLeod Back Dartmouth Brooklyn Dodgers
1940 4 Banks McFadden Back Clemson Brooklyn Dodgers
1941 8 Dean McAdams Back Washington Brooklyn Dodgers
1942 7 Bobby Robertson Back Southern California Brooklyn Dodgers
1943 4 Paul Governali Back Columbia Brooklyn Dodgers
1944 3 Creighton Miller Back Notre Dame Brooklyn Tigers
1945 3 Joe Renfroe Back Tulane Brooklyn Tigers