Yes, Arena Football LeagueÊ players can be drafted to the NFL. Many NFL players had used the Arena Football League as a platform to improve their game before being drafted to the NFL. One perfect example is Kurt Warner who played for the Iowa Barnstormer before beingÊdrafted by the St. Louis Rams, which he led to a Super Bowl Championship, on the path to be a future Hall of Fame member.
OJ Simpson was drafted with the First selection in the 1969 common AFL/NFL Draft by the Buffalo Bills.
Many players have never been drafted.
As of 2010 Notre Dame had 462 players drafted. USC (Southern California) was second with 461 drafted players
DE Bubba Smith. The first combined AFL/NFL draft was in 1967 and the overall #1 selection was Smith out of Michigan State by the Baltimore Colts.
Approximately 7% of all college football players get drafted into the NFL.
college teams with really good players will be drafted into the nfl through scouters from teams who need back ups for there starters those players soon may get drafted into the nfl
They can if the get drafted.
No. You have to be drafted
he can only be drafted into the NFL by participating in the College league and get drafted. norwegian football players are not known ( because it is not a big sport in Norway)
The NFL currently has 32 teams and each team gets 8 draft picks. Therefore, the total number of players drafted into the NFL each year stands at 256.
depends on how how you get drafted and what position you play for.
50,000 per game
17. There being 26 teams in the NFL in 1970, that meant 442 players were drafted. Compare that with today's (2011) NFL draft that has 7 rounds and, with 32 teams, 254 players are drafted.
219 Iowa hawkeye football players have been drafted to the NFL in the schools history