Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBLen Dawson*+27514189 for 310, 2,759 yards, 29 td, 17 int, & 38 rushes for 252 yards and 3 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 5th pick / 1957
HBAbner Haynes*+2520221 rushes for 1,049 yards, 13 td, & 39 catches for 573 yards and 6 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 55th pick / 1960
FBCurtis McClinton*23Rook0111 rushes for 604 yards, 2 td, & 29 catches for 333 yards and 0 tdDallas Texans / 14th / 110th pick / 1961, Los Angeles Rams / 10th / 110th pick / 1960
FLFrank Jackson231010 catches for 177 yards, 1 td, & 47 rushes for 251 yards and 3 tdDallas Texans / 19th / 150th pick / 1961
SEChris Burford+242045 catches for 645 yards, 12 td, & 1 rush for 13 yards and 0 tdCleveland Browns / 9th / 105th pick / 1960
TEFred Arbanas*23Rook029 catches for 469 yards, 6 tdSt. Louis Cardinals / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1961, Dallas Texans / 7th / 54th pick / 1961
LTJim Tyrer*2310Dallas Texans / 3rd / 22nd pick / 1961, Chicago Bears / 14th / 188th pick / 1961
LGMarvin Terrell*2420Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 24th pick / 1960
CJon Gilliam24114Green Bay Packers / 14th / 161st pick / 1960
RGAl Reynolds2420
RTCharley Diamond2620
Defensive Starters
LDECurt Merz24Rook0Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 31st pick / 1960
LDTPaul Rochester2420
RDTJerry Mays*2310Dallas Texans / 5th / 38th pick / 1961, Minnesota Vikings / 11th / 141st pick / 1961
RDEMel Branch*2520San Francisco 49ers / 10th / 118th pick / 1960
LLBE.J. Holub*+24102 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredDallas Texans / 1st / 6th pick / 1961, Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 16th pick / 1961
MLBSherrill Headrick*+25203 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
RLBWalt Corey2420
LCBDuane Wood25204 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
RCBDave Grayson*23104 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
LSBobby Hunt+22Rook08 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredDallas Texans / 11th / 81st pick / 1962
RSJohnny Robinson24204 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 1st / 3rd pick / 1960
Special Teams Starters
KTommy Brooker23Rook012 of 22 field goals & 33 of 33 extra pointsDallas Texans / 17th / 131st pick / 1962, Washington Redskins / 16th / 211th pick / 1962
PEddie Wilson22Rook048 punts for a 35.0 average, 1 blockedDallas Texans / 3rd / 19th pick / 1962, Detroit Lions / 2nd / 24th pick / 1962
PRAbner Haynes*+252015 punt returns for a 7.9 average and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 55th pick / 1960
KRDave Grayson*231018 kick returns for a 29.7 average and 0 td

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