Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBArchie Manning*30816252 for 420, 3,169 yards, 15 td, 20 int, & 35 rushes for 186 yards and 2 tdNew Orleans Saints / 1st / 2nd pick / 1971
RBChuck Muncie*26315238 rushes for 1,198 yards, 11 td, & 40 catches for 308 yards and 0 tdNew Orleans Saints / 1st / 3rd pick / 1976
FBTony Galbreath25315189 rushes for 708 yards, 9 td, & 58 catches for 484 yards and 1 tdNew Orleans Saints / 2nd / 32nd pick / 1976
WRWes Chandler*2311665 catches for 1,069 yards, 6 tdNew Orleans Saints / 1st / 3rd pick / 1978
WRIke Harris2741425 catches for 395 yards, 2 td, & 2 rushes for 9 yards and 0 tdSt. Louis Cardinals / 4th / 91st pick / 1974
TEHenry Childs*2851651 catches for 846 yards, 5 tdAtlanta Falcons / 5th / 109th pick / 1974
LTJ.T. Taylor23116New Orleans Saints / 2nd / 33rd pick / 1978
LGEmanuel Zanders28516
CJohn Hill29716New York Giants / 6th / 132nd pick / 1972
RGConrad Dobler297162 fumbles recoveredSt. Louis Cardinals / 5th / 110th pick / 1972
RTRobert Woods29615New York Jets / 2nd / 38th pick / 1973
Defensive Starters
LDEElois Grooms264161 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1975
LDTBarry Bennett24114New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 60th pick / 1978
RDTDerland Moore28615New Orleans Saints / 2nd / 29th pick / 1973
RDEDon Reese285120 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredMiami Dolphins / 1st / 26th pick / 1974
LLBKen Bordelon253142 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredLos Angeles Rams / 5th / 149th pick / 1976
MLBJoe Federspiel297161 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 4th / 99th pick / 1972
RLBPat Hughes329164 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredNew York Giants / 9th / 221st pick / 1970
LCBClarence Chapman263152 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredOakland Raiders / 7th / 204th pick / 1976
RCBEric Felton241104 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 5th / 115th pick / 1978
SSRay Brown308121 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredAtlanta Falcons / 6th / 148th pick / 1971
FSTom Myers*297157 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 3rd / 74th pick / 1972
Special Teams Starters
KGaro Yepremian3513012 of 16 field goals & 39 of 40 extra points
PRick Partridge22Rook057 punts for a 40.9 average, 0 blockedGreen Bay Packers / 8th / 208th pick / 1979
PRRich Mauti252027 punt returns for a 8.1 average and 0 td
KRRich Mauti252036 kick returns for a 22.2 average and 0 td

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