1970 NFL Season

League Note
The AFL and NFL were officially merged into a single league and renamed the AFC and NFC. Although the leagues agreed upon the merger and played in the Superbowl since 1966, this marked the beginning of single league, which included integration of regular season schedules.

Commissioner
Pete Rozelle
Union Director
Malcolm Kennedy Jr.
Player President
John Gordy

1970 NFL Draft

Pick Player Team
1 Terry Bradshaw / QB Steelers
2 Mike McCoy / DT Packers
3 Mike Phipps / QB Browns
4 Phil Olsen / DT Patriots
5 Al Cowlings / DE Bills