2 Research Notes for Matthew Stafford and related
2009.04.22  Stafford Would be Georgia's Highest Pick Since '67
Highest Player Drafted - From University of Georgia
Player Team Pick
'93 Garrison Hearst ARI 3rd
'06 Johnathan Sullivan NO 6th
'01 Richard Seymour NE 6th
'99 Champ Bailey WSH 7th
'89 Tim Worley PIT 7th
< Common draft era (since 1967)
2009.04.09  Georgia Quarterbacks Drafted
It's been a long time since a Georgia quarterback has made an impact in the NFL. The only Georgia quarterback to make a Pro Bowl appearance was Fran Tarkenton. Stafford will be just the 7th quarterback from Georgia drafted in the common draft era.
Georgia Quarterbacks in NFL Draft - Since 1990
Year Player Picked By Round
2006 D.J. Shockley Falcons 6th
2005 David Greene Seahawks 3rd
2001 Quincy Carter Cowboys 2nd
1995 Eric Zeier Browns 3rd
2 Research Notes for Matthew Stafford and related