Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBEd Brown3158125 for 247, 1,881 yards, 13 td, 10 int, & 33 rushes for 108 yards and 1 tdChicago Bears / 6th / 68th pick / 1952
FBRick Casares*2840177 rushes for 699 yards, 10 td, & 27 catches for 273 yards and 2 tdChicago Bears / 2nd / 18th pick / 1954
LHJohnny Morris241087 rushes for 312 yards, 0 td, & 13 catches for 197 yards and 2 tdChicago Bears / 12th / 137th pick / 1958
RHJim Dooley29700 rushes for 0 yards, 0 td, & 41 catches for 580 yards and 3 tdChicago Bears / 1st / 8th pick / 1952
LEHarlon Hill275036 catches for 578 yards, 3 td, & 1 rush for 0 yards and 0 tdChicago Bears / 15th / 174th pick / 1954
LTHerman Lee2820Chicago Bears / 23rd / 270th pick / 1954
LGAbe Gibron34100New York Giants / 6th / 55th pick / 1949
CJohn Mellekas26301 fumble recoveredChicago Bears / 4th / 47th pick / 1956
RGStan Jones*+28501 fumble recoveredChicago Bears / 5th / 54th pick / 1953
RTDick Klein25102 fumbles recoveredChicago Bears / 29th / 347th pick / 1955
REWillard Dewveall23Rook020 catches for 420 yards, 3 tdChicago Bears / 2nd / 18th pick / 1958
Defensive Starters
LDEEarl Leggett26200 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredChicago Bears / 1st / 13th pick / 1957
LDTFred Williams*30700 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredChicago Bears / 5th / 56th pick / 1952
RDTBill Bishop28700 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredChicago Bears / 8th / 90th pick / 1952
RDEDoug Atkins*2960Cleveland Browns / 1st / 11th pick / 1953
LLBJoe Fortunato29402 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredChicago Bears / 7th / 80th pick / 1952
MLBBill George*+30702 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredChicago Bears / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1951
RLBLarry Morris26401 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredLos Angeles Rams / 1st / 7th pick / 1955
LDHRichie Petitbon21Rook03 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredChicago Bears / 2nd / 21st pick / 1959
RDHErich Barnes*24105 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredChicago Bears / 4th / 42nd pick / 1958
LSJ.C. Caroline26305 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredChicago Bears / 7th / 82nd pick / 1956
RSCharlie Sumner29403 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredChicago Bears / 22nd / 258th pick / 1954
Special Teams Starters
KJohn Aveni24Rook010 of 19 field goals & 28 of 32 extra pointsChicago Bears / 27th / 321st pick / 1959
PEd Brown315864 punts for a 41.2 average, 0 blockedChicago Bears / 6th / 68th pick / 1952
PRJohnny Morris241014 punt returns for a 12.2 average and 1 tdChicago Bears / 12th / 137th pick / 1958
KRJohnny Morris241017 kick returns for a 25.8 average and 0 tdChicago Bears / 12th / 137th pick / 1958

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