Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBDennis Shaw24112149 for 291, 1,813 yards, 11 td, 26 int, & 14 rushes for 82 yards and 0 tdBuffalo Bills / 2nd / 30th pick / 1970
RBO.J. Simpson24214183 rushes for 742 yards, 5 td, & 21 catches for 162 yards and 0 tdBuffalo Bills / 1st / 1st pick / 1969
FBWayne Patrick2531379 rushes for 332 yards, 1 td, & 36 catches for 327 yards and 0 tdCincinnati Bengals / 10th / 247th pick / 1968
WRMarlin Briscoe2631444 catches for 603 yards, 5 tdDenver Broncos / 14th / 357th pick / 1968
WRHaven Moses253923 catches for 470 yards, 2 tdBuffalo Bills / 1st / 9th pick / 1968
TEJan White23Rook1313 catches for 130 yards, 0 tdBuffalo Bills / 2nd / 29th pick / 1971
LTWillie Young24Rook7
LGJim Reilly23114Buffalo Bills / 3rd / 57th pick / 1970
CBruce Jarvis23Rook14Buffalo Bills / 3rd / 53rd pick / 1971
RGJoe O'Donnell30771 fumble recoveredGreen Bay Packers / 3rd / 40th pick / 1964, Buffalo Bills / 13th / 101st pick / 1964
RTDonnie Green23Rook9Buffalo Bills / 5th / 107th pick / 1971
Defensive Starters
LDEAl Cowlings241140 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredBuffalo Bills / 1st / 5th pick / 1970
LDTJim Dunaway30810Minnesota Vikings / 1st / 3rd pick / 1963, Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 9th pick / 1963
RDTBob Tatarek253140 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredBuffalo Bills / 2nd / 34th pick / 1968
RDECal Snowden25211St. Louis Cardinals / 9th / 227th pick / 1969
LLBPaul Guidry275141 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredBuffalo Bills / 8th / 73rd pick / 1966
MLBEdgar Chandler253141 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredBuffalo Bills / 4th / 86th pick / 1968
RLBMike Stratton3095Buffalo Bills / 13th / 100th pick / 1962
LCBRobert James242144 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
RCBAlvin Wyatt241141 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredOakland Raiders / 6th / 154th pick / 1970
SSJohn Pitts264122 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredBuffalo Bills / 1st / 22nd pick / 1967
FSJackie Allen24270 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredOakland Raiders / 6th / 153rd pick / 1969
Special Teams Starters
KJohn Leypoldt25Rook09 of 15 field goals & 12 of 12 extra points
PSpike Jones241072 punts for a 41.2 average, 1 blockedHouston Oilers / 4th / 92nd pick / 1970
PRAlvin Wyatt2411423 punt returns for a 8.2 average and 1 tdOakland Raiders / 6th / 154th pick / 1970
KRAlvin Wyatt2411430 kick returns for a 25.4 average and 0 tdOakland Raiders / 6th / 154th pick / 1970

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