Michigan’s NFL Draft History

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18May 2020
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Michigan’s NFL Draft History

Jabrill Peppers (image via Cleveland Browns)

Probably like many of you, I occasionally have a hankering for some Michigan NFL Draft history. Below you will find (as far as I’m aware) every pro draft pick in the history of Michigan’s football program going all the way back to 1937.

A few little factoids:

  • Michigan’s only two #1 overall NFL Draft picks are Jake Long in 2008 and Tom Harmon in 1941.
  • Michigan set a record in 2017 with 11 total draft picks.
  • Michigan’s record number of 1st round NFL draft picks is a tie with 3 each in 1995 (Tyrone Wheatley, Ty Law, Trezelle Jenkins) and 2001 (David Terrell, Steve Hutchinson, Jeff Backus).

1st round: Cesar Ruiz – C – New Orleans Saints (#24 overall)
2nd round: Josh Uche – OLB – New England Patriots (#60 overall)
4th round: Ben Bredeson – OG – Baltimore Ravens (#143 overall)
5th round: Khaleke Hudson – LB – Washington Redskins (#162 overall)
5th round: Mike Danna – DE – Kansas City Chiefs (#177 overall)
6th round: Michael Onwenu – OG – New England Patriots (#182 overall)
6th round: Donovan Peoples-Jones – WR – Cleveland Browns (#187 overall)
6th round: Jon Runyan, Jr. – OG – Green Bay Packers (#192 overall)
6th round: Josh Metellus – S – Minnesota Vikings (#205 overall)
6th round: Jordan Glasgow – LB – Indianapolis Colts (#213 overall)

1st round: Devin Bush, Jr. – LB – Pittsburgh Steelers (#10 overall)
1st round: Rashan Gary – DE – Green Bay Packers (#12 overall)
3rd round: Chase Winovich – OLB – New England Patriots (#77 overall)
3rd round: David Long, Jr. – CB – Los Angeles Rams (#79 overall)
5th round: Zach Gentry – TE – Pittsburgh Steelers (#141 overall)

3rd round: Mason Cole – C – Arizona Cardinals (#97)
5th round: Maurice Hurst, Jr. – DT – Oakland Raiders (#140)

1st round: Jabrill Peppers – S – Cleveland Browns (#25)
1st round: Taco Charlton – DE – Dallas Cowboys (#28)
3rd round: Chris Wormley – DT – Baltimore Ravens (#74)
3rd round: Jourdan Lewis – CB – Dallas Cowboys (#92)
3rd round: Delano Hill – S – Seattle Seahawks (#95)
3rd round: Amara Darboh – WR – Seattle Seahawks (#106)
4th round: Ben Gedeon – LB – Minnesota Vikings (#120)
4th round: Ryan Glasgow – DT – Cincinnati Bengals (#138)
4th round: Jehu Chesson – WR – Kansas City Chiefs (#139)
5th round: Jake Butt – TE – Denver Broncos (#145)
6th round: Jeremy Clark – CB – New York Jets (#197)

3rd round: Graham Glasgow – C – Detroit Lions (#95)
4th round: Willie Henry – DT – Baltimore Ravens (#132)
6th round: Jake Rudock – QB – Detroit Lions (#191)

2nd round: Devin Funchess – WR – Carolina Panthers (#41)
2nd round: Frank Clark – DE – Seattle Seahawks (#63)
4th round: Jake Ryan – LB – Green Bay Packers (#129)

1st round: Taylor Lewan – OT – Tennessee Titans (#11)
3rd round: Michael Schofield – OT – Denver Broncos (#95)
7th round: Jeremy Gallon – WR – New England Patriots (#244)

5th round: Denard Robinson – RB – Jacksonville Jaguars (#135)
6th round: William Campbell – DT – New York Jets (#178)

Hit the jump for the remainder of Michigan’s historical draft picks.

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27Nov 2019
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Former Michigan Athlete of the Week: Brandon Graham

Brandon Graham

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It wasn’t a great week for former Michigan players in the NFL. Brandon Graham had a solid game with 2 tackles and 1.5 sacks in a 17-9 loss to the Seattle Seahawks.

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7Nov 2019
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Former Michigan Athlete of the Week: Jourdan Lewis

Jourdan Lewis

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Jourdan Lewis made 6 tackles and returned a fumble 63 yards for a touchdown in a 37-18 win over the New York Giants. It was his first NFL score.

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24Oct 2019
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Former Michigan Athlete of the Week: Frank Clark

Frank Clark (image via Arrowhead Guys)

Kansas City Chiefs defensive end Frank Clark made 5 tackles, 2 sacks, and a forced fumble in a 30-6 win over the Denver Broncos, who looked atrocious.


  • Tom Brady, QB (New England Patriots): Brady completed 31/45 passes for 249 yards, 1 touchdown, and 1 interception in a 33-0 win over the New York Jets. The Patriots are 7-0.
  • Taco Charlton, DE (Miami Dolphins): Charlton made 4 tackles and 1 sack in a 31-21 loss to the Buffalo Bills.
  • Rashan Gary, OLB (Green Bay Packers): Gary made 2 tackles in a 42-24 win over the Oakland Raiders.
  • Brandon Graham, DE (Philadelphia Eagles): Graham made 3 tackles and 1 tackle for loss in a 37-10 loss to the Dallas Cowboys.
  • Jourdan Lewis, CB (Dallas Cowboys): Lewis made 4 tackles and 1 sack – the first of his career – in a 37-10 win over the Eagles.
  • Jabrill Peppers, S (New York Giants): Peppers made 8 tackles and 1 tackle for loss in a 27-21 loss to the Arizona Cardinals.
  • Jarrod Wilson, S (Jacksonville Jaguars): Wilson made 5 tackles and 0.5 tackles for loss in a 27-17 win over the Cincinnati Bengals.
16Oct 2019
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Former Michigan Athlete of the Week: Devin Bush, Jr.

Devin Bush, Jr. (image via SI)

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Pittsburgh Steelers rookie linebacker Devin Bush, Jr. had the best game of his young career with 7 tackles, 1 recovered fumble for a touchdown, and 1 interception. The Steelers beat the Los Angeles Chargers, 24-17.

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