BLACK COLLEGE SPORTS HISTORY & LEGENDS

W.C. GORDON FOOTBALL NFL SIGNEES

Year Draft Round/Pick Team Player Position
(As Assistant Head Coach)
1970
2-46
New York Jets
Rich Caster
TE
1970
4-85
Cincinnati Begals
Joe Stephens
OG
1970
8-185
Miami Dolphins
Narvel Chambers
RB
1970
12-311
Minnesota Vikings
James Holland
DB
1972
1-9
New York Jets
Jerome Barkum
TE
1972
7-168
Pittsburgh Steelers
Robert Kelly
DB
1972
7-175
San Francisco 49ers
Edgar Hardy
OG
1972
11-272
Chicago Bears
Ed Wimberly
DE
1972
15-366
Cincinnati Bengals
Hosea Minnieweather
DT
1973
3-78
Miami Dolphins
Leon Gray
OT
1974
1-26
MIami Dolphins
Don Reese
DE
1974
3-74
New York Jets
Roscoe Word
DB
1974
13-318
New York Jets
John Tate
LB
1975
1-4
Chicago Bears
Walter Payton
RB
1975
1-6
Houston Oilers
Robert Brazile
LB
1975
7-164
San Diego Chargers
Rickey Young
RB
1975
8-183
New York Giants
John Tate
LB
1975
10-249
New York Jets
Charles James
DB
(As Head Coach)
1976
3-86
Los Angeles Rams
Jackie Slater
OT
1976
12-336
Buffalo Bills
Joe Lowery
RB
1977
12-322
Chicago Bears
Terry Irvin
DB
1978
5-119
Seattle Seahawks
Louis Bullard
OT
1978
9-230
Philadelphia Eagles
Charles Williams
DB
1978
10-251
Kansas City Chiefs
Earl Bryant
DE
1978
10-257
Atlanta Falcons
Ricky Patton
RB
1978
12-310
New Orleans Saints
Larry Hardy
TE
1979
10-267
Seattle Seahawks
Robert Hardy
DT
1979
12-319
Seattle Seahawks
Jeff Moore
RB
1980
2-53
Philadelphia Eagles
Perry Harrington
RB
1981
8-200
Green Bay Packers
Larry Werts
LB
1981
11-229
Buffalo Bills
Buster Barnett
TE
1982
3-61
Washington Redskins
Carl Powell
WR
1982
7-192
Miami Dolphins
Larry Cowan
RB
1983
9-242
St. Louis Cardinals
Otis Brown
RB
1983
10-258
Philadelphia Eagles
Thomas Strauthers
DE
1983
11-293
Buffalo Bills
Larry White
DE
1984
9-251
New England Patriots
David Windham
LB
1984
11-287
Atlanta Falcons
Tommy Norman
WR
1985
2-42
Buffalo Bills
Chris Burkett
WR
1986
2-28
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Jackie Walker
LB
1986
10-271
Denver Broncos
Victor Hall
TE
1987
4-109
Buffalo Bills
Leon Seals
DE
1988
6-140
Atlanta Falcons
Houston Hoover
OG
1988
9-242
Seattle Seahawks
Deatrich Wise
DT
1988
12-314
New York Jets
Albert Goss
DT
1989
4-93
New York Giants
Lewis Tillman
RB
1989
10-262
Los Angeles Raiders
Charles Jackson
DT
1990
2-27
Atlanta Falcons
Darion Conner
LB
1990
10-268
Cleveland Browns
Mike Wallace
DB
1990
11-303
Los Angeles Raiders
Ron Lewis
WR
1991
3-77
Kansas City Chiefs
Tim Barnett
WR