Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBSteve Bartkowski*28516257 for 463, 3,544 yards, 31 td, 16 int, & 25 rushes for 35 yards and 2 tdAtlanta Falcons / 1st / 1st pick / 1975
RBLynn Cain25116235 rushes for 914 yards, 8 td, & 24 catches for 223 yards and 1 tdAtlanta Falcons / 4th / 100th pick / 1979
FBWilliam Andrews*25116265 rushes for 1,308 yards, 4 td, & 51 catches for 456 yards and 1 tdAtlanta Falcons / 3rd / 79th pick / 1979
WRWallace Francis2971654 catches for 862 yards, 7 td, & 1 rush for 2 yards and 0 tdBuffalo Bills / 5th / 110th pick / 1973
WRAlfred Jenkins*2851658 catches for 1,035 yards, 6 td
TEJunior Miller*23Rook1446 catches for 584 yards, 9 td, & 2 rushes for -2 yards and 0 tdAtlanta Falcons / 1st / 7th pick / 1980
LTMike Kenn*+242163 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 1st / 13th pick / 1978
LGDave Scott27416Atlanta Falcons / 3rd / 71st pick / 1976
CJeff Van Note*341116Atlanta Falcons / 11th / 262nd pick / 1969
RGR.C. Thielemann253162 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 2nd / 36th pick / 1977
RTWarren Bryant253161 fumble recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 1st / 6th pick / 1977
Defensive Starters
LDEJeff Yeates296141 interception, 1 fumble recoveredBuffalo Bills / 4th / 103rd pick / 1973
NTDon Smith2319Atlanta Falcons / 1st / 17th pick / 1979
RDEJeff Merrow27516Atlanta Falcons / 11th / 263rd pick / 1975
LOLBAl Richardson23Rook167 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 8th / 201st pick / 1980
LILBFulton Kuykendall2758Atlanta Falcons / 6th / 132nd pick / 1975
RILBBuddy Curry22Rook163 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 2nd / 36th pick / 1980
ROLBJoel Williams241162 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered
LCBRolland Lawrence297163 interceptions, 4 fumbles recovered
RCBKenny Johnson22Rook164 interceptions, 4 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 5th / 137th pick / 1980
SSBob Glazebrook24292 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredOakland Raiders / 11th / 304th pick / 1978
FSTom Pridemore242162 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 9th / 236th pick / 1978
Special Teams Starters
KTim Mazzetti242019 of 27 field goals & 46 of 49 extra points
PJohn James318079 punts for a 39.1 average, 0 blocked
PRReggie Smith24Rook027 punt returns for a 9.7 average and 0 td
KRReggie Smith24Rook025 kick returns for a 20.5 average and 0 td

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