Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBArchie Manning24213140 for 267, 1,642 yards, 10 td, 12 int, & 63 rushes for 293 yards and 2 tdNew Orleans Saints / 1st / 2nd pick / 1971
RBJess Phillips26514198 rushes for 663 yards, 0 td, & 22 catches for 169 yards and 0 tdCincinnati Bengals / 4th / 84th pick / 1968
FBJoe Profit242472 rushes for 274 yards, 0 td, & 11 catches for 108 yards and 0 tdAtlanta Falcons / 1st / 7th pick / 1971
WRJubilee Dunbar24Rook1423 catches for 447 yards, 4 td, & 3 rushes for 3 yards and 0 tdSan Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 71st pick / 1972
WRBob Newland2521229 catches for 489 yards, 4 td, & 1 rush for 6 yards and 0 tdNew Orleans Saints / 7th / 172nd pick / 1971
TEJohn Beasley286431 catches for 280 yards, 1 tdMinnesota Vikings / 8th / 197th pick / 1967
LTCarl Johnson241121 fumble recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 5th / 112th pick / 1972
LGJake Kupp329142 fumbles recoveredDallas Cowboys / 9th / 116th pick / 1964
CJohn Didion26414Washington Redskins / 7th / 173rd pick / 1969
RGDel Williams28613New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 79th pick / 1967
RTDon Morrison242141 fumble recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 4th / 98th pick / 1971
Defensive Starters
LDEBilly Newsome253141 interception, 1 fumble recoveredBaltimore Colts / 5th / 122nd pick / 1970
LDTBob Pollard252140 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 11th / 262nd pick / 1971
RDTElex Price23Rook140 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RDEJoe Owens273141 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 9th / 215th pick / 1969
LLBWillie Hall24170 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 2nd / 31st pick / 1972
MLBJoe Federspiel231131 interception, 1 fumble recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 4th / 99th pick / 1972
RLBWayne Colman275120 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
LCBErnie Jackson231143 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 7th / 164th pick / 1972
RCBBivian Lee252123 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 3rd / 54th pick / 1971
SSJohnny Fuller27512San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 98th pick / 1968
FSTom Myers231123 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 3rd / 74th pick / 1972
Special Teams Starters
KBill McClard241013 of 24 field goals & 9 of 9 extra pointsSan Diego Chargers / 3rd / 61st pick / 1972
PSteve O'Neal274081 punts for a 41.7 average, 0 blockedNew York Jets / 13th / 338th pick / 1969
PRHoward Stevens23Rook017 punt returns for a 10.1 average and 0 tdNew Orleans Saints / 16th / 392nd pick / 1973
KRHoward Stevens23Rook026 kick returns for a 22.7 average and 0 tdNew Orleans Saints / 16th / 392nd pick / 1973

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