Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBRichard Todd24111133 for 265, 1,863 yards, 11 td, 17 int, & 24 rushes for 46 yards and 2 tdNew York Jets / 1st / 6th pick / 1976
RBScott Dierking22Rook579 rushes for 315 yards, 0 td, & 4 catches for 29 yards and 1 tdNew York Jets / 4th / 90th pick / 1977
FBClark Gaines23113158 rushes for 595 yards, 3 td, & 55 catches for 469 yards and 1 td
WRRich Caster2971010 catches for 205 yards, 1 td, & 2 rushes for -15 yards and 0 tdNew York Jets / 2nd / 46th pick / 1970
WRWesley Walker22Rook1435 catches for 740 yards, 3 td, & 3 rushes for 25 yards and 0 tdNew York Jets / 2nd / 33rd pick / 1977
TEJerome Barkum2751426 catches for 450 yards, 6 tdNew York Jets / 1st / 9th pick / 1972
LTGarry Puetz25414New York Jets / 12th / 300th pick / 1973
LGRandy Rasmussen321014New York Jets / 12th / 302nd pick / 1967
CJoe Fields242141 fumble recoveredNew York Jets / 14th / 349th pick / 1975
RGDan Alexander22Rook8New York Jets / 8th / 200th pick / 1977
RTMarvin Powell22Rook10New York Jets / 1st / 4th pick / 1977
Defensive Starters
LDELawrence Pillers251130 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredNew York Jets / 11th / 296th pick / 1976
LDTCarl Barzilauskas26390 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredNew York Jets / 1st / 6th pick / 1974
RDTAbdul Salaam241130 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredNew York Jets / 7th / 188th pick / 1976
RDERichard Neal308130 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredNew Orleans Saints / 2nd / 45th pick / 1969
LLBGreg Buttle231132 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredNew York Jets / 3rd / 67th pick / 1976
MLBJohn Ebersole297121 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredNew York Jets / 4th / 98th pick / 1970
RLBLarry Keller24191 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 9th / 214th pick / 1975
LCBBilly Hardee23191 interception, 0 fumbles recovered
RCBEd Taylor242141 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredNew York Jets / 9th / 224th pick / 1975
SSShafer Suggs24180 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredNew York Jets / 2nd / 33rd pick / 1976
FSBurgess Owens264143 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredNew York Jets / 1st / 13th pick / 1973
Special Teams Starters
KPat Leahy263015 of 25 field goals & 18 of 21 extra points
PChuck Ramsey25Rook062 punts for a 37.1 average, 0 blockedNew England Patriots / 6th / 141st pick / 1974
PRBruce Harper22Rook134 punt returns for a 12.5 average and 0 td
KRBruce Harper22Rook142 kick returns for a 24.6 average and 0 td

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