1987 NFL Champions
A 24-day players' strike was called after week two. Week 3 games were cancelled, but the games for weeks 4-6 were played with replacement players, after which the union voted to end the strike.
Commissioner Pete Rozelle
Union Director Gene Upshaw
Players' President Marvin Powell

1987 NFL Draft

Pick Player Team
1 Vinny Testaverde QB Buccaneers
2 Cornelius Bennett LB Colts
3 Alonzo Highsmith RB Oilers
4 Brent Fullwood RB Packers
5 Mike Junkin LB Browns
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