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On this Date 1967 - HOF Danny Talbott Drafted by 49ers

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 03/15/19, 5:00AM EDT

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, former high school and college star Danny Talbott was drafted in the 17th round...

March 15, 1967 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, former high school and college star Danny Talbott was drafted in the 17th round by the San Francisco 49ers in the AFL/NFL Draft, the first common draft the two leagues had after the merger.  Talbott was a standout athlete in high school at Rocky Mount and then had a great collegiate career in two sports at the University of North Carolina. He joined the NCSHOF in 2003.

Danny Talbott - NCSHOF