Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBDan Pastorini*26414163 for 342, 2,053 yards, 14 td, 16 int, & 23 rushes for 97 yards and 1 tdHouston Oilers / 1st / 3rd pick / 1971
RBRonnie Coleman24112175 rushes for 790 yards, 5 td, & 18 catches for 129 yards and 0 td
FBDon Hardeman22Rook10166 rushes for 648 yards, 5 td, & 5 catches for 10 yards and 0 tdHouston Oilers / 1st / 15th pick / 1975
WRKen Burrough*2751453 catches for 1,063 yards, 8 tdNew Orleans Saints / 1st / 10th pick / 1970
WRBilly Johnson*2311437 catches for 393 yards, 1 td, & 5 rushes for 17 yards and 0 tdHouston Oilers / 15th / 365th pick / 1974
TEMack Alston2851118 catches for 165 yards, 4 tdWashington Redskins / 11th / 277th pick / 1970
LTGreg Sampson25314Houston Oilers / 1st / 6th pick / 1972
LGRon Saul27514Houston Oilers / 5th / 110th pick / 1970
CCarl Mauck28614Baltimore Colts / 13th / 337th pick / 1969
RGEd Fisher261141 fumble recovered
RTElbert Drungo32613Houston Oilers / 3rd / 65th pick / 1969
Defensive Starters
LDETody Smith274120 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredDallas Cowboys / 1st / 25th pick / 1971
NTCurley Culp*+297140 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredDenver Broncos / 2nd / 31st pick / 1968
RDEElvin Bethea*29714Houston Oilers / 3rd / 77th pick / 1968
LOLBTed Washington272143 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredKansas City Chiefs / 17th / 439th pick / 1972
LILBSteve Kiner285142 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredDallas Cowboys / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1970
RILBGregg Bingham242144 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredHouston Oilers / 4th / 79th pick / 1973
ROLBRobert Brazile22Rook140 interceptions, 5 fumbles recoveredHouston Oilers / 1st / 6th pick / 1975
LCBWillie Alexander264133 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredHouston Oilers / 6th / 134th pick / 1971
RCBZeke Moore328145 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredHouston Oilers / 5th / 127th pick / 1967
SSWillie Germany273112 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredWashington Redskins / 7th / 166th pick / 1971
FSBob Atkins29754 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredSt. Louis Cardinals / 2nd / 42nd pick / 1968
Special Teams Starters
KSkip Butler284018 of 30 field goals & 31 of 34 extra pointsGreen Bay Packers / 4th / 96th pick / 1970
PDan Pastorini*2641462 punts for a 39.5 average, 0 blockedHouston Oilers / 1st / 3rd pick / 1971
PRBilly Johnson*2311440 punt returns for a 15.3 average and 3 tdHouston Oilers / 15th / 365th pick / 1974
KRBilly Johnson*2311433 kick returns for a 24.2 average and 1 tdHouston Oilers / 15th / 365th pick / 1974

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