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NFL Draft No. 1 Picks by Year

YearLgFirst PickPosTmCollege
2020NFLJoe BurrowQBCincinnati BengalsLSU
2019NFLKyler MurrayQBArizona CardinalsOklahoma
2018NFLBaker MayfieldQBCleveland BrownsOklahoma
2017NFLMyles GarrettDECleveland BrownsTexas A&M
2016NFLJared GoffQBLos Angeles RamsCalifornia
2015NFLJameis WinstonQBTampa Bay BuccaneersFlorida State
2014NFLJadeveon ClowneyDEHouston TexansSouth Carolina
2013NFLEric FisherTKansas City ChiefsCentral Michigan
2012NFLAndrew LuckQBIndianapolis ColtsStanford
2011NFLCam NewtonQBCarolina PanthersAuburn
2010NFLSam BradfordQBSt. Louis RamsOklahoma
2009NFLMatthew StaffordQBDetroit LionsGeorgia
2008NFLJake LongTMiami DolphinsMichigan
2007NFLJaMarcus RussellQBOakland RaidersLSU
2006NFLMario WilliamsDEHouston TexansNorth Carolina State
2005NFLAlex SmithQBSan Francisco 49ersUtah
2004NFLEli ManningQBSan Diego ChargersMississippi
2003NFLCarson PalmerQBCincinnati BengalsUSC
2002NFLDavid CarrQBHouston TexansFresno State
2001NFLMichael VickQBAtlanta FalconsVirginia Tech
2000NFLCourtney BrownDECleveland BrownsPenn State
1999NFLTim CouchQBCleveland BrownsKentucky
1998NFLPeyton ManningQBIndianapolis ColtsTennessee
1997NFLOrlando PaceTSt. Louis RamsOhio State
1996NFLKeyshawn JohnsonWRNew York JetsUSC
1995NFLKi-Jana CarterRBCincinnati BengalsPenn State
1994NFLDan WilkinsonDTCincinnati BengalsOhio State
1993NFLDrew BledsoeQBNew England PatriotsWashington State
1992NFLSteve EmtmanDEIndianapolis ColtsWashington
1991NFLRussell MarylandDTDallas CowboysMiami (FL)
1990NFLJeff GeorgeQBIndianapolis ColtsIllinois
1989NFLTroy AikmanQBDallas CowboysUCLA
1988NFLAundray BruceLBAtlanta FalconsAuburn
1987NFLVinny TestaverdeQBTampa Bay BuccaneersMiami (FL)
1986NFLBo JacksonRBTampa Bay BuccaneersAuburn
1985NFLBruce SmithDEBuffalo BillsVirginia Tech
1984NFLIrving FryarWRNew England PatriotsNebraska
1983NFLJohn ElwayQBBaltimore ColtsStanford
1982NFLKenneth SimsDENew England PatriotsTexas
1981NFLGeorge RogersRBNew Orleans SaintsSouth Carolina
1980NFLBilly SimsRBDetroit LionsOklahoma
1979NFLTom CousineauLBBuffalo BillsOhio State
1978NFLEarl CampbellRBHouston OilersTexas
1977NFLRicky BellRBTampa Bay BuccaneersUSC
1976NFLLee Roy SelmonDETampa Bay BuccaneersOklahoma
1975NFLSteve BartkowskiQBAtlanta FalconsCalifornia
1974NFLToo Tall JonesDEDallas CowboysTennessee State
1973NFLJohn MatuszakDEHouston OilersTampa
1972NFLWalt PatulskiDEBuffalo BillsNotre Dame
1971NFLJim PlunkettQBNew England PatriotsStanford
1970NFLTerry BradshawQBPittsburgh SteelersLouisiana Tech
1969NFLO.J. SimpsonRBBuffalo BillsUSC
1968NFLRon YaryTMinnesota VikingsUSC
1967NFLBubba SmithDEBaltimore ColtsMichigan State
1966NFLTommy NobisLBAtlanta FalconsTexas
1966AFLJim GrabowskiRBMiami DolphinsIllinois
1965NFLTucker FredericksonRBNew York GiantsAuburn
1965AFLJoe NamathQBNew York JetsAlabama
1964NFLDave ParksSESan Francisco 49ersTexas Tech
1964AFLJack ConcannonQBBoston PatriotsBoston Col.
1963NFLTerry BakerQBLos Angeles RamsOregon State
1963AFLBuck BuchananDTKansas City ChiefsGrambling State
1962NFLErnie DavisBWashington RedskinsSyracuse
1962AFLRoman GabrielQBOakland RaidersNorth Carolina State
1961NFLTommy MasonRBMinnesota VikingsTulane
1961AFLKen RiceTBuffalo BillsAuburn
1960NFLBilly CannonTELos Angeles RamsLSU
1959NFLRandy DuncanQBGreen Bay PackersIowa
1958NFLKing HillQBChicago CardinalsRice
1957NFLPaul HornungHBGreen Bay PackersNotre Dame
1956NFLGary GlickDBPittsburgh SteelersColorado State
1955NFLGeorge ShawQBBaltimore ColtsOregon
1954NFLBobby GarrettQBCleveland BrownsStanford
1953NFLHarry BabcockESan Francisco 49ersGeorgia
1952NFLBilly WadeQBLos Angeles RamsVanderbilt
1951NFLKyle RoteENew York GiantsSMU
1950NFLLeon HartEDetroit LionsNotre Dame
1949NFLChuck BednarikLBPhiladelphia EaglesPennsylvania
1948NFLHarry GilmerQBWashington RedskinsAlabama
1947NFLBob FenimoreHBChicago BearsOklahoma State
1946NFLBoley DancewiczQBBoston YanksNotre Dame
1945NFLCharley TrippiHBChicago CardinalsGeorgia
1944NFLAngelo BertelliQBBoston YanksNotre Dame
1943NFLFrankie SinkwichBDetroit LionsGeorgia
1942NFLBill DudleyHBPittsburgh SteelersVirginia
1941NFLTom HarmonHBChicago BearsMichigan
1940NFLGeorge CafegoFBChicago CardinalsTennessee
1939NFLKi AldrichCChicago CardinalsTCU
1938NFLCorby DavisBBCleveland RamsIndiana
1937NFLSam FrancisFBPhiladelphia EaglesNebraska
1936NFLJay BerwangerBPhiladelphia EaglesChicago