Gradishar selected by Denver

Randy Gradishar, Denver Broncos
Denver Broncos linebacker Randy Gradishar (53) looks into the backfield during an NFL game. (AP Photo/Vernon Biever)

The Broncos select Ohio State LB Randy Gradishar with their first-round pick in the 1974 NFL Draft.

Gradishar would go on to a Ring of Fame career and would retire as one of the greatest inside linebackers in NFL history.