Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBBob Lee285978 for 172, 852 yards, 3 td, 14 int, & 19 rushes for 99 yards and 1 tdMinnesota Vikings / 17th / 441st pick / 1968
RBArt Malone26413116 rushes for 410 yards, 2 td, & 28 catches for 168 yards and 0 tdAtlanta Falcons / 2nd / 39th pick / 1970
FBDave Hampton2759127 rushes for 464 yards, 2 td, & 13 catches for 111 yards and 0 tdGreen Bay Packers / 9th / 220th pick / 1969
WRKen Burrow2631434 catches for 545 yards, 1 tdAtlanta Falcons / 2nd / 33rd pick / 1971
WRAl Dodd2971412 catches for 130 yards, 1 tdChicago Bears / 4th / 90th pick / 1967
TEJim Mitchell2751430 catches for 479 yards, 1 td, & 3 rushes for 21 yards and 0 tdAtlanta Falcons / 4th / 81st pick / 1969
LTLen Gotshalk252101 fumble recoveredPhiladelphia Eagles / 8th / 186th pick / 1971
LGJim Miller25313
CJeff Van Note*28514Atlanta Falcons / 11th / 262nd pick / 1969
RGDennis Havig252141 fumble recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 8th / 189th pick / 1971
RTGeorge Kunz*27514Atlanta Falcons / 1st / 2nd pick / 1969
Defensive Starters
LDEClaude Humphrey*306140 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 1st / 3rd pick / 1968
LDTMike Tilleman308120 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 12th / 163rd pick / 1965
RDTMike Lewis25314
RDEJohn Zook275141 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredLos Angeles Rams / 4th / 99th pick / 1969
LLBDon Hansen308141 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 3rd / 42nd pick / 1966
Miami Dolphins / 7th / 51st pick / 1966
MLBTommy Nobis318141 interception, 1 fumble recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 1st / 1st pick / 1966
Houston Oilers / 1st / 5th pick / 1966
RLBGreg Brezina286141 interception, 1 fumble recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 11th / 275th pick / 1968
LCBRolland Lawrence231141 interception, 0 fumbles recovered
RCBTom Hayes283131 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 6th / 137th pick / 1971
SSRay Brown253148 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 6th / 148th pick / 1971
FSClarence Ellis242143 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 1st / 15th pick / 1972
Special Teams Starters
KNick Mike-Mayer24109 of 16 field goals & 12 of 12 extra pointsAtlanta Falcons / 10th / 248th pick / 1973
PJohn James252096 punts for a 40.5 average, 1 blocked
PRAl Dodd2971427 punt returns for a 12.7 average and 0 tdChicago Bears / 4th / 90th pick / 1967
KRGerald Tinker23Rook029 kick returns for a 24.3 average and 0 tdAtlanta Falcons / 2nd / 44th pick / 1974

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