NFL Draft: Area Notes

2013 NFL Draft Tidbits
The NFL Draft gets underway in two days. Below is a glance at the players selected from area high schools in rounds one through three of the National Football League Draft. This does not include the selection of Bernie Kosar (who was taken 1st in the 1985 Supplemental Draft).

First Round
1943 – 1st Pick – Detroit Lions select Frank Sinkwich, RB/Georgia (Chaney)
1980 – 4th Pick – Green Bay Packers select Bruce Clark, DE/Penn State (New Castle)
1978 – 8th Pick – Cincinnati Bengals select Ross Browner, DE/Notre Dame (Warren Western Reserve)
1964 – 11th Pick – Cleveland Browns select Paul Warfield, WR/Ohio State (Warren Harding)
1974 – 14th Pick – Denver Broncos select Randy Gradishar, LB/Ohio State (Brookfield)
1969 – 18th Pick – San Diego Chargers select Bob Babich, LB/Miami, OH (Campbell)
1983 – 19th Pick – Minnesota Vikings select Joey Browner, S/USC (Southwest, GA/Warren Western Reserve)
1978 – 21st Pick – Minnesota Vikings select Randy Holloway, DE/Pittsburgh (Sharon)
1984 – 22nd Pick – Seattle Seahawks select Terry Taylor, CB/Southern Illinois (Rayen)
1977 – 22nd Pick – Cincinnati Bengals select Mike Cobb, TE/Michigan State (North)
1974 – 23rd Pick – Cincinnati Bengals select Bill Kollar, DL/Montana State (Warren Harding)
1995 – 24th Pick – Minnesota Vikings select Korey Stringer, T/Ohio State (Warren Harding)
2005 – 29th Pick – Indianapolis Colts select Marlin Jackson, CB/Michigan (Sharon)
1995 – 30th Pick – Cleveland Browns select Craig Powell, LB/Ohio State (Rayen)

Second Round
2012 – 36th Pick – Denver Broncos select Derek Wolfe, DT/Cincinnati (Beaver Local)
1968 – 41st Pick – New York Giants select Rich Buzin, T/Penn State (Wilson)
1978 – 50th Pick – New England Patriots select Matt Cavanaugh, QB/Pittsburgh (Chaney)
1976 – 58th Pick – Seattle Seahawks select Sherman Smith, RB/Miami, OH (North)

Third Round
1939 – 25th Pick – New York Giants select John Chickerneo, B/Pittsburgh (Warren Harding)
1963 – 36th Pick – San Francisco 49ers select Don Lisbon, RB/Bowling Green (South)
1993 – 57th Pick – Minnesota Vikings select John Gerak, G/NC State (Struthers)
1985 – 59th Pick – Minnesota Vikings select Kirk Lowdermilk, C/Ohio State (Salem)
1979 – 63rd Pick – Miami Dolphins select Mel Land, LB/Michigan State (Campbell)
2008 – 65th Pick – St. Louis Rams select John Greco, T/Toledo (Boardman)
2009 – 66th Pick – St. Louis Rams select Bradley Fletcher, CB/Iowa (Liberty)
1994 – 70th Pick – San Diego Chargers select Andre Coleman, WR/Kansas State (Hickory)
1995 – 77th Pick – Atlanta Falcons select Lorenzo Styles, LB/Ohio State (Farrell)
2006 – 83rd Pick – Pittsburgh Steelers select Anthony Smith, S/Syracuse (Hubbard)
2008 – 95th Pick – New York Giants select Mario Manningham, WR/Michigan (Warren Harding)
2005 – 101st Pick – Denver Broncos select Maurice Clarett, RB/Ohio State (Warren Harding)

Draft Choices by High School
1. Warren Harding, 13
2. Chaney, 8
3. Farrell, 5
3. South, 5
5. Campbell, 4
5. Sharon, 4
5. Warren Western Reserve, 4
5. Youngstown North, 4

Draft Choices by NFL Teams
1. New York Giants, 7
2. Cleveland Browns, 6
2. Washington Redskins, 6
4. Cincinnati Bengals, 5
4. Minnesota Vikings, 5
4. Pittsburgh Steelers, 5
4. St. Louis/Los Angeles Rams, 5

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