Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBKent Nix23Rook9136 for 268, 1,587 yards, 8 td, 19 int, & 15 rushes for 45 yards and 2 td
HBDon Shy22Rook099 rushes for 341 yards, 4 td, & 12 catches for 152 yards and 1 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 35th pick / 1967
FBWillie Asbury241080 rushes for 315 yards, 4 td, & 3 catches for 52 yards and 0 tdAtlanta Falcons / 4th / 64th pick / 1966
FLJ.R. Wilburn241051 catches for 767 yards, 5 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 13th / 171st pick / 1965
SEDick Compton275042 catches for 507 yards, 1 td, & 1 rush for 1 yards and 0 td
TEJohn Hilton252026 catches for 343 yards, 5 td, & 1 rush for 15 yards and 0 tdDetroit Lions / 6th / 76th pick / 1964, Buffalo Bills / 16th / 125th pick / 1964
LTMike Haggerty22Rook01 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 140th pick / 1967
LGLarry Gagner2410Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 18th pick / 1966, Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 19th pick / 1966
CRay Mansfield26401 fumble recoveredPhiladelphia Eagles / 2nd / 18th pick / 1963, Denver Broncos / 5th / 37th pick / 1963
RGBruce Van Dyke231142 fumbles recoveredKansas City Chiefs / 15th / 133rd pick / 1966, Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 174th pick / 1966
RTJohn Brown2850Cleveland Browns / 4th / 55th pick / 1961
Defensive Starters
LDEBen McGee28301 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredNew York Jets / 5th / 35th pick / 1964, Pittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 51st pick / 1964
LDTKen Kortas25300 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredSt. Louis Cardinals / 1st / 9th pick / 1964, Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 18th pick / 1964
RDTChuck Hinton28300 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredCleveland Browns / 2nd / 17th pick / 1962, Dallas Texans / 4th / 27th pick / 1962
RDELloyd Voss25301 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredNew York Jets / 2nd / 11th pick / 1964, Green Bay Packers / 1st / 13th pick / 1964
LLBJohn Campbell29402 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredKansas City Chiefs / 5th / 40th pick / 1963, Minnesota Vikings / 11th / 143rd pick / 1963
MLBBill Saul27501 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredBaltimore Colts / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1962, Buffalo Bills / 9th / 68th pick / 1962
RLBAndy Russell26403 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 16th / 220th pick / 1963
LCBMarv Woodson*26307 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredBaltimore Colts / 1st / 8th pick / 1964, Denver Broncos / 3rd / 17th pick / 1964
RCBBob Hohn26202 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredKansas City Chiefs / 20th / 154th pick / 1964, Los Angeles Rams / 20th / 273rd pick / 1964
LSClendon Thomas32902 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredLos Angeles Rams / 2nd / 19th pick / 1958
RSPaul Martha25304 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 10th pick / 1964, Buffalo Bills / 9th / 69th pick / 1964
Special Teams Starters
KMike Clark274012 of 22 field goals & 35 of 35 extra points
PJim Elliott23Rook072 punts for a 38.1 average, 2 blocked
PRJim Bradshaw284016 punt returns for a 6.1 average and 0 tdBoston Patriots / 20th / 158th pick / 1963, Pittsburgh Steelers / 18th / 248th pick / 1963
KRDon Shy22Rook021 kick returns for a 22.5 average and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 35th pick / 1967

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