Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QB Ken O'Brien 29 5 12 288 for 477, 3,346 yards, 12 td, 18 int, & 9 rushes for 18 yards and 0 td New York Jets / 1st / 24th pick / 1983
RB Johnny Hector 29 6 9 177 rushes for 702 yards, 3 td, & 38 catches for 330 yards and 2 td New York Jets / 2nd / 51st pick / 1983
FB Roger Vick 25 2 10 112 rushes for 434 yards, 5 td, & 34 catches for 241 yards and 2 td New York Jets / 1st / 21st pick / 1987
WR Al Toon 26 4 10 63 catches for 693 yards, 2 td New York Jets / 1st / 10th pick / 1985
WR Jo-Jo Townsell 29 4 6 45 catches for 787 yards, 5 td New York Jets / 3rd / 78th pick / 1983
TE Mickey Shuler 33 11 7 29 catches for 322 yards, 0 td New York Jets / 3rd / 61st pick / 1978
LT Jeff Criswell 25 2 16 1 fumble recovered
LG Mike Haight 27 3 13 New York Jets / 1st / 22nd pick / 1986
C Jim Sweeney 27 5 16 New York Jets / 2nd / 37th pick / 1984
RG Dan Alexander 34 12 14 1 fumble recovered New York Jets / 8th / 200th pick / 1977
RT Reggie McElroy 29 6 15 New York Jets / 2nd / 51st pick / 1982
Defensive Starters
LDE Paul Frase 24 1 14 2.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered New York Jets / 6th / 146th pick / 1988
NT Scott Mersereau 24 2 15 0.5 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 136th pick / 1987
RDE Marty Lyons 32 10 10 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered New York Jets / 1st / 14th pick / 1979
LOLB Alex Gordon 25 2 15 1.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered New York Jets / 2nd / 42nd pick / 1987
LILB Troy Benson 26 3 15 New York Jets / 5th / 120th pick / 1985
RILB Kyle Clifton 27 5 16 2.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Jets / 3rd / 64th pick / 1984
ROLB Jeff Lageman 22 Rook 15 4.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered New York Jets / 1st / 14th pick / 1989
LCB Bobby Humphery 28 5 16 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 4 fumbles recovered New York Jets / 9th / 247th pick / 1983
RCB James Hasty 24 1 16 0.0 sacks, 5 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered New York Jets / 3rd / 74th pick / 1988
SS George Radachowsky 27 5 12 Los Angeles Rams / 7th / 188th pick / 1984
FS Erik McMillan* 24 1 16 2.0 sacks, 6 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered New York Jets / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1988
Special Teams Starters
K Pat Leahy 38 15 0 14 of 21 field goals & 29 of 30 extra points
P Joe Prokop 29 4 0 87 punts for a 39.4 average, 0 blocked
PR Jo-Jo Townsell 29 4 6 33 punt returns for a 9.1 average and 0 td New York Jets / 3rd / 78th pick / 1983
KR Jo-Jo Townsell 29 4 6 34 kick returns for a 19.2 average and 0 td New York Jets / 3rd / 78th pick / 1983

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