Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBLen Dawson*361413167 for 301, 2,504 yards, 15 td, 13 int, & 12 rushes for 24 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 5th pick / 1957
RBEd Podolak24211184 rushes for 708 yards, 9 td, & 36 catches for 252 yards and 0 tdKansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 48th pick / 1969
FBWendell Hayes31814132 rushes for 537 yards, 1 td, & 16 catches for 150 yards and 1 td
WROtis Taylor*+2961457 catches for 1,110 yards, 7 td, & 1 rush for 25 yards and 1 tdKansas City Chiefs / 4th / 29th pick / 1965
Philadelphia Eagles / 15th / 203rd pick / 1965
WRElmo Wright22Rook1426 catches for 528 yards, 3 td, & 1 rush for -10 yards and 0 tdKansas City Chiefs / 1st / 16th pick / 1971
TEMorris Stroud2521322 catches for 454 yards, 1 tdKansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 76th pick / 1969
LTJim Tyrer*3210141 fumble recoveredDallas Texans / 3rd / 22nd pick / 1961
Chicago Bears / 14th / 188th pick / 1961
LGEd Budde*31814Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 4th pick / 1963
Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 8th pick / 1963
CJack Rudnay24113Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 101st pick / 1969
RGMo Moorman2638Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 19th pick / 1968
RTDave Hill30813New York Giants / 5th / 62nd pick / 1963
Kansas City Chiefs / 24th / 192nd pick / 1963
Defensive Starters
LDEMarvin Upshaw25314Cleveland Browns / 1st / 21st pick / 1968
LDTCurley Culp*25314Denver Broncos / 2nd / 31st pick / 1968
RDTBuck Buchanan*328141 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredKansas City Chiefs / 1st / 1st pick / 1963
New York Giants / 19th / 265th pick / 1963
RDEAaron Brown285131 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredKansas City Chiefs / 1st / 6th pick / 1966
LLBBobby Bell*318141 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredMinnesota Vikings / 2nd / 16th pick / 1963
Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 56th pick / 1963
MLBWillie Lanier*+264142 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredKansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 50th pick / 1967
RLBJim Lynch264141 interception, 1 fumble recoveredKansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 47th pick / 1967
LCBJim Marsalis262143 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredKansas City Chiefs / 1st / 23rd pick / 1969
RCBEmmitt Thomas*285148 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
SSJim Kearney286143 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredDetroit Lions / 11th / 151st pick / 1965
FSJohnny Robinson3311144 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 1st / 3rd pick / 1960
Special Teams Starters
KJan Stenerud*294026 of 44 field goals & 32 of 32 extra points
PJerrel Wilson*308064 punts for a 44.8 average, 1 blockedKansas City Chiefs / 11th / 88th pick / 1963
Los Angeles Rams / 17th / 225th pick / 1963
PREd Podolak2421114 punt returns for a 6.0 average and 0 tdKansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 48th pick / 1969
KRKerry Reardon22Rook012 kick returns for a 25.7 average and 0 tdKansas City Chiefs / 6th / 146th pick / 1971

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