Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBScott Hunter295651 for 110, 633 yards, 5 td, 4 int, & 14 rushes for 41 yards and 1 tdGreen Bay Packers / 6th / 140th pick / 1971
RBSonny Collins23Rook591 rushes for 319 yards, 0 td, & 4 catches for 37 yards and 0 tdAtlanta Falcons / 2nd / 36th pick / 1976
FBMike Esposito23Rook460 rushes for 317 yards, 2 td, & 17 catches for 88 yards and 0 tdAtlanta Falcons / 7th / 159th pick / 1975
WRJohn Gilliam3191421 catches for 292 yards, 2 tdNew Orleans Saints / 2nd / 52nd pick / 1967
WRAlfred Jenkins2411441 catches for 710 yards, 6 td
TEJim Mitchell2971417 catches for 209 yards, 0 td, & 1 rush for -6 yards and 0 tdAtlanta Falcons / 4th / 81st pick / 1969
LTBrent Adams241141 fumble recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 8th / 185th pick / 1975
LGLarron Jackson27514Houston Oilers / 4th / 81st pick / 1971
CJeff Van Note30710Atlanta Falcons / 11th / 262nd pick / 1969
RGGreg Kindle262101 fumble recoveredSt. Louis Cardinals / 2nd / 33rd pick / 1974
RTLen Gotshalk274141 fumble recoveredPhiladelphia Eagles / 8th / 186th pick / 1971
Defensive Starters
LDEClaude Humphrey328130 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 1st / 3rd pick / 1968
LDTMike Tilleman321014Minnesota Vikings / 12th / 163rd pick / 1965
RDTMike Lewis27580 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RDEJeff Merrow231140 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 11th / 263rd pick / 1975
LLBFulton Kuykendall23170 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 6th / 132nd pick / 1975
MLBTommy Nobis3310131 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 1st / 1st pick / 1966, Houston Oilers / 1st / 5th pick / 1966
RLBGreg Brezina30811Atlanta Falcons / 11th / 275th pick / 1968
LCBRolland Lawrence253146 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
RCBFrank Reed22Rook143 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 8th / 219th pick / 1976
SSRay Brown275143 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 6th / 148th pick / 1971
FSRay Easterling274143 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 9th / 223rd pick / 1972
Special Teams Starters
KNick Mike-Mayer263010 of 21 field goals & 20 of 20 extra pointsAtlanta Falcons / 10th / 248th pick / 1973
PJohn James*2740101 punts for a 42.1 average, 0 blocked
PRRolland Lawrence2531454 punt returns for a 6.9 average and 0 td
KRRolland Lawrence2531421 kick returns for a 24.8 average and 0 td

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