Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBBill Munson296884 for 158, 1,049 yards, 10 td, 7 int, & 9 rushes for 33 yards and 0 tdLos Angeles Rams / 1st / 7th pick / 1964, Houston Oilers / 16th / 126th pick / 1964
RBAltie Taylor23114198 rushes for 666 yards, 2 td, & 27 catches for 261 yards and 2 tdDetroit Lions / 2nd / 34th pick / 1969
FBMel Farr*26312166 rushes for 717 yards, 9 td, & 29 catches for 213 yards and 2 tdDetroit Lions / 1st / 7th pick / 1967
WREarl McCullouch242815 catches for 278 yards, 4 td, & 1 rush for 7 yards and 0 tdDetroit Lions / 1st / 24th pick / 1968
WRLarry Walton2311130 catches for 532 yards, 5 td, & 2 rushes for 20 yards and 0 tdDetroit Lions / 3rd / 59th pick / 1969
TECharlie Sanders*+2421440 catches for 544 yards, 6 tdDetroit Lions / 3rd / 74th pick / 1968
LTRoger Shoals327141 fumble recoveredDallas Texans / 34th / 267th pick / 1962, Cleveland Browns / 16th / 223rd pick / 1961
LGChuck Walton293141 fumble recoveredDetroit Lions / 4th / 55th pick / 1963, San Diego Chargers / 13th / 98th pick / 1963
CEd Flanagan*265141 fumble recoveredDetroit Lions / 5th / 64th pick / 1965
RGFrank Gallagher27314
RTRocky Freitas25214Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1967
Defensive Starters
LDEJim Mitchell22Rook80 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 3rd / 71st pick / 1970
LDTAlex Karras3512120 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 1st / 10th pick / 1958
RDTJerry Rush285140 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredBoston Patriots / 1st / 7th pick / 1965, Detroit Lions / 2nd / 25th pick / 1965
RDELarry Hand305141 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 10th / 132nd pick / 1964, New York Jets / 21st / 163rd pick / 1964
LLBPaul Naumoff*25314Detroit Lions / 3rd / 60th pick / 1967
MLBMike Lucci318142 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredCleveland Browns / 5th / 69th pick / 1961
RLBWayne Walker341214Detroit Lions / 4th / 45th pick / 1958
LCBLem Barney253137 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 2nd / 34th pick / 1967
RCBDick LeBeau3311149 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredCleveland Browns / 5th / 58th pick / 1959
SSMike Weger253145 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredDetroit Lions / 9th / 218th pick / 1967
FSWayne Rasmussen28682 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 9th / 117th pick / 1964
Special Teams Starters
KErrol Mann292020 of 29 field goals & 41 of 41 extra points
PHerman Weaver22Rook062 punts for a 40.0 average, 1 blockedDetroit Lions / 9th / 227th pick / 1970
PRLem Barney2531325 punt returns for a 10.4 average and 1 tdDetroit Lions / 2nd / 34th pick / 1967
KRBobby Williams284125 kick returns for a 21.8 average and 1 tdSt. Louis Cardinals / 11th / 163rd pick / 1966

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