NFL Draft History: Where Are They Now?

Analysis of the last ten years of first round picks


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1997 NFL Draft
First Round
Team Name Pos. School Status
1 St. Louis Orlando Pace T Ohio State St. Louis - Starting OL
2 Oakland Darrell Russell DT Southern California Out of League
3 Seattle Shawn Springs CB Ohio State Washington - Starting CB
4 Baltimore Peter Boulware OLB Florida State Out of League
5 Detroit Bryant Westbrook CB Texas Out of League
6 Seattle Walter Jones T Florida State Seattle - Starting OL
7 N.Y. Giants Ike Hilliard WR Florida FA
8 N.Y. Jets James Farrior ILB Virginia Pittsburgh - Starting LB
9 Arizona Tommy Knight CB Iowa Out of League
10 New Orleans Chris Naeole G Colorado Jacksonville - Starting OL
11 Atlanta Michael Booker CB Nebraska Out of League
12 Tampa Bay Warrick Dunn RB Florida State Atlanta - Starting RB
13 Kansas City Tony Gonzalez TE California Kansas City - Starting TE
14 Cincinnati Reinard Wilson DE Florida State Out of League
15 Miami Yatil Green WR Miami Out of League
16 Tampa Bay Reidel Anthony WR Florida Out of League
17 Washington Kenard Lang DE Miami Cleveland - Starting DL
18 Tennessee Kenny Holmes DE Miami Out of League
19 Indianapolis Tarik Glenn T California Indianapolis - Starting OL
20 Minnesota Dwayne Rudd OLB Alabama Out of League
21 Jacksonville Renaldo Wynn DE Notre Dame Washington - Starting DL
22 Dallas David LaFleur TE Louisiana State Out of League
23 Buffalo Antowain Smith RB Houston Tennessee - Reserve RB
24 Pittsburgh Chad Scott CB Maryland Free Agent - Cut by Steelers
25 Philadelphia Jon Harris DE Virginia Out of League
26 San Francisco Jim Druckenmiller QB Virginia Tech Out of League
27 Carolina Rae Carruth WR Colorado Incarcerated
28 Denver Trevor Pryce DE Clemson Denver - Starting DL
29 New England Chris Canty CB Kansas State Out of League
30 Green Bay Ross Verba T Iowa Cleveland - Starting OL

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