Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBEd Brown*2711285 for 164, 1,307 yards, 9 td, 10 int, & 43 rushes for 203 yards and 2 tdChicago Bears / 6th / 68th pick / 1952
FBChick Jagade296072 rushes for 309 yards, 2 td, & 7 catches for 16 yards and 0 tdWashington Redskins / 14th / 118th pick / 1948
LHJohn Hoffman*306094 rushes for 454 yards, 0 td, & 11 catches for 153 yards and 1 tdChicago Bears / 5th / 49th pick / 1949
RHBobby Watkins23Rook0110 rushes for 553 yards, 8 td, & 6 catches for 79 yards and 0 tdChicago Bears / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1955
LEHarlon Hill*+231042 catches for 789 yards, 9 tdChicago Bears / 15th / 174th pick / 1954
LTBill Wightkin*+28502 fumbles recoveredChicago Bears / 8th / 79th pick / 1949
LGHerman Clark2530Chicago Bears / 4th / 44th pick / 1952
CLarry Strickland2410Chicago Bears / 13th / 150th pick / 1953
RGStan Jones*+24101 fumble recoveredChicago Bears / 5th / 54th pick / 1953
RTKline Gilbert2520Chicago Bears / 6th / 68th pick / 1953
REBill McColl253035 catches for 502 yards, 4 tdChicago Bears / 3rd / 32nd pick / 1952
Defensive Starters
LDEJack Hoffman2530Chicago Bears / 5th / 54th pick / 1952
LDTFred Williams26300 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredChicago Bears / 5th / 56th pick / 1952
RDTBill Bishop24301 interception, 1 fumble recoveredChicago Bears / 8th / 90th pick / 1952
RDEDoug Atkins2520Cleveland Browns / 1st / 11th pick / 1953
LLBJoe Fortunato25Rook00 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredChicago Bears / 7th / 80th pick / 1952
MLBBill George*+26302 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredChicago Bears / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1951
RLBGeorge Connor30701 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredNew York Giants / 1st / 5th pick / 1946
LDHJohn Helwig28200 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredChicago Bears / 11th / 140th pick / 1950
RDHCharlie Sumner25Rook07 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredChicago Bears / 22nd / 258th pick / 1954
LSKen Gorgal26506 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredCleveland Browns / 6th / 78th pick / 1950
RSRay Gene Smith27102 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
Special Teams Starters
KGeorge Blanda286011 of 16 field goals & 37 of 37 extra pointsChicago Bears / 12th / 119th pick / 1949
PEd Brown*2711244 punts for a 40.1 average, 1 blockedChicago Bears / 6th / 68th pick / 1952
PRRon Drzewiecki22Rook020 punt returns for a 5.0 average and 0 tdChicago Bears / 1st / 11th pick / 1955
KRRon Drzewiecki22Rook025 kick returns for a 23.6 average and 0 tdChicago Bears / 1st / 11th pick / 1955

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