Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBMilt Plum27514179 for 325, 2,378 yards, 15 td, 20 int, & 29 rushes for 170 yards and 1 tdCleveland Browns / 2nd / 17th pick / 1957
FBNick Pietrosante25310134 rushes for 445 yards, 2 td, & 26 catches for 251 yards and 2 tdDetroit Lions / 1st / 6th pick / 1959
LHDan Lewis2640120 rushes for 488 yards, 6 td, & 16 catches for 158 yards and 1 tdDetroit Lions / 6th / 73rd pick / 1958
RHPat Studstill24101 rush for -11 yards, 0 td, & 36 catches for 479 yards and 4 td
SEGail Cogdill*252053 catches for 991 yards, 7 td, & 1 rush for 2 yards and 0 tdDetroit Lions / 6th / 63rd pick / 1960
TEJim Gibbons264033 catches for 318 yards, 2 tdCleveland Browns / 5th / 61st pick / 1958
LTJohn Gonzaga2960
LGHarley Sewell*3190Detroit Lions / 1st / 13th pick / 1953
CBob Whitlow26214
RGJohn Gordy2750Detroit Lions / 2nd / 24th pick / 1957
RTDan LaRose23101 fumble recoveredBoston Patriots / 3rd / 18th pick / 1961, Detroit Lions / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1961
Defensive Starters
LDEDarris McCord29700 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 3rd / 36th pick / 1955
LDTAlex Karras*27401 interception, 1 fumble recoveredDetroit Lions / 1st / 10th pick / 1958
RDTRoger Brown*+25200 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 4th / 42nd pick / 1960
RDESam Williams31301 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredLos Angeles Rams / 24th / 288th pick / 1956
LLBCarl Brettschneider31602 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered
MLBJoe Schmidt*+30901 interception, 1 fumble recoveredDetroit Lions / 7th / 85th pick / 1953
RLBWayne Walker26401 interception, 1 fumble recoveredDetroit Lions / 4th / 45th pick / 1958
LCBNight Train Lane*+341004 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RCBDick LeBeau25304 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredCleveland Browns / 5th / 58th pick / 1959
LSGary Lowe28602 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredWashington Redskins / 5th / 59th pick / 1956
RSYale Lary*+321008 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 3rd / 34th pick / 1952
Special Teams Starters
KWayne Walker26409 of 22 field goals & 37 of 37 extra pointsDetroit Lions / 4th / 45th pick / 1958
PYale Lary*+3210052 punts for a 45.3 average, 1 blockedDetroit Lions / 3rd / 34th pick / 1952
PRPat Studstill241029 punt returns for a 15.8 average and 0 td
KRPat Studstill241020 kick returns for a 25.6 average and 0 td

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