Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBPete Beathard27510180 for 370, 2,455 yards, 10 td, 21 int, & 19 rushes for 89 yards and 2 tdKansas City Chiefs / 1st / 2nd pick / 1964, Detroit Lions / 1st / 5th pick / 1964
HBRoy Hopkins2420131 rushes for 473 yards, 4 td, & 29 catches for 338 yards and 1 tdHouston Oilers / 2nd / 49th pick / 1967
FBHoyle Granger2530186 rushes for 740 yards, 3 td, & 27 catches for 330 yards and 1 tdHouston Oilers / 5th / 37th pick / 1966, Baltimore Colts / 4th / 63rd pick / 1966
WRJim Beirne*231042 catches for 540 yards, 4 tdHouston Oilers / 4th / 105th pick / 1968
WRMac Haik231027 catches for 375 yards, 1 td, & 2 rushes for 21 yards and 0 tdHouston Oilers / 2nd / 49th pick / 1968
TEAlvin Reed*252051 catches for 664 yards, 2 td
LTWalt Suggs30701 fumble recoveredHouston Oilers / 3rd / 24th pick / 1961
LGTom Regner2520Houston Oilers / 1st / 23rd pick / 1967
CBobby Maples27401 fumble recoveredHouston Oilers / 4th / 26th pick / 1965, Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 41st pick / 1965
RGSonny Bishop30701 fumble recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 11th / 88th pick / 1962, Cleveland Browns / 18th / 249th pick / 1962
RTGlen Ray Hines*2630St. Louis Cardinals / 6th / 82nd pick / 1965
Defensive Starters
LDEPat Holmes2930Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 40th pick / 1962
LDTCarel Stith24200 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredHouston Oilers / 4th / 86th pick / 1967
RDTTom Domres23100 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredHouston Oilers / 10th / 268th pick / 1968
RDEElvin Bethea*23114Houston Oilers / 3rd / 77th pick / 1968
LLBGeorge Webster*+24202 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredHouston Oilers / 1st / 5th pick / 1967
MLBGarland Boyette*29700 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RLBOlen Underwood27401 interception, 1 fumble recoveredNew York Giants / 14th / 183rd pick / 1965
LCBMiller Farr*26406 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
RCBZeke Moore*26204 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredHouston Oilers / 5th / 127th pick / 1967
LSKen Houston*25204 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredHouston Oilers / 9th / 214th pick / 1967
RSW.K. Hicks27504 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
Special Teams Starters
KRoy Gerela21Rook019 of 40 field goals & 29 of 29 extra pointsHouston Oilers / 4th / 96th pick / 1969
PRoy Gerela21Rook041 punts for a 40.4 average, 0 blockedHouston Oilers / 4th / 96th pick / 1969
PRJerry LeVias*23Rook035 punt returns for a 8.3 average and 0 tdHouston Oilers / 2nd / 40th pick / 1969
KRJerry LeVias*23Rook038 kick returns for a 24.7 average and 0 tdHouston Oilers / 2nd / 40th pick / 1969

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