Originally written on Sports-Glory  |  Last updated 11/19/14

PALO ALTO, CA - SEPTEMBER 26: Andrew Luck #12 of the Stanford Cardinal passes against the Washington Huskies at Stanford Stadium on September 26, 2009 in Palo Alto, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

2012 NFL Draft Round 1 Selections

1. Indianapolis Colts: QB Andrew Luck, Stanford

2. Washington Redskins: QB Robert Griffin III, Baylor

3. Cleveland Browns (From Vikings): RB Trent Richardson, Alabama

4. Minnesota Vikings (From Browns): LT Matt Kalil, USC

5. Jacksonville Jaguars (From Bucs): WR Justin Blackmon, OSU

6. Dallas Cowboys (From Rams): CB Morris Claiborne, LSU

7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (From Jaguars): S Mark Barron, Alabama

8. Miami Dolphins: QB Ryan Tannehill, Texas A&M

9. Carolina Panthers: ILB Luke Kuechly, BC

10. Buffalo Bills: CB Stephon Gilmore, S Carolina

11. Kansas City Chiefs: DT Dontari Poe, Memphis

12. Philadelphia Eagles (From Seattle): DT Fletcher Cox, Miss St

13. Arizona Cardinals: WR Michael Floyd, Notre Dame

14. St. Louis Rams (From Cowboys): DT Michael Brockers, LSU

15. Seattle Seahawks (From Eagles): OLB Bruce Irvin, W Virginia

16. New York Jets: DE Quinton Coples, UNC

17. Cincinnati Bengals (From Oakland): CB Dre Kirkpatrick, Alabama

18. San Diego Chargers: DE Melvin Ingram, S Carolina

19. Chicago Bears: OLB Shea McClellin, Boise St

20. Tennessee Titans: WR Kendall Wright, Baylor

21. New England Patriots (From Bengals): DE Chandler Jones, Syracuse

22. Cleveland Browns: QB Brandon Weeden, OSU

23 Detroit Lions: OT Riley Reiff, Iowa

24. Pittsburgh Steelers: OG David DeCastro, Stanford

25. New England Patriots (From Broncos): ILB Dont'a Hightower, Alabama

26. Houston Texans: DE Whitney Mercilus, Illinois

27. Cincinnati Bengals (From Patriots): G Kevin Zeitler, Wisconsin

28. Green Bay Packers: DE Nick Perry, USC

29. Minnesota Vikings (From Ravens): S Harrison Smith, Notre Dame

30. San Francisco 49ers: WR A.J. Jenkins, Illinois

31. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (From Broncos): RB Doug Martin, Boise St

32. New York Giants: RB David Wilson, Virginia Tech

Oakland Raiders, Baltimore Ravens and Denver Broncos traded out of the first round.

First Round of the Draft took just around three hours and featured the most trades. 15 offensive players were selected including three running backs while 17 defensive players were drafted in the first round.


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