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1967 Pittsburgh Steelers

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4-9-1, NFL Century Division  · 1967 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -3.4, Offense: -2.7, Defense: -0.7, SoS: -0.6, avg is 0.0.

Scored 281 points (20.1/g), 10th of 16 in the NFL. Allowed 320 points (22.9/g), 9th.
 Differential of -39 points (-2.8/g), 11th.  Expected W-L: 5.9-8.1.

Coach: Bill Austin (4-9-1)

Stadium: Pitt Stadium
 Training Camp: St. Vincent College (Latrobe, Pennsylvania)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Kent Nix 23 Rook 9 136 for 268, 1,587 yards, 8 td, 19 int, & 15 rushes for 45 yards and 2 td
HB Don Shy 22 Rook 0 99 rushes for 341 yards, 4 td, & 12 catches for 152 yards and 1 td Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 35th pick / 1967
FB Willie Asbury 24 1 0 80 rushes for 315 yards, 4 td, & 3 catches for 52 yards and 0 td Atlanta Falcons / 4th / 64th pick / 1966
FL J.R. Wilburn 24 1 0 51 catches for 767 yards, 5 td Pittsburgh Steelers / 13th / 171st pick / 1965
SE Dick Compton 27 5 0 42 catches for 507 yards, 1 td, & 1 rush for 1 yards and 0 td
TE John Hilton 25 2 0 26 catches for 343 yards, 5 td, & 1 rush for 15 yards and 0 td Detroit Lions / 6th / 76th pick / 1964
Buffalo Bills / 16th / 125th pick / 1964
LT Mike Haggerty 22 Rook 0 1 fumble recovered Pittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 140th pick / 1967
LG Larry Gagner 24 1 0 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 18th pick / 1966
Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 19th pick / 1966
C Ray Mansfield 26 4 0 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 18th pick / 1963
Denver Broncos / 5th / 37th pick / 1963
RG Bruce Van Dyke 23 1 14 2 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 15th / 133rd pick / 1966
Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 174th pick / 1966
RT John Brown 28 5 0 Cleveland Browns / 4th / 55th pick / 1961
 Defensive Starters
LDE Ben McGee 28 3 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered New York Jets / 5th / 35th pick / 1964
Pittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 51st pick / 1964
LDT Ken Kortas 25 3 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered St. Louis Cardinals / 1st / 9th pick / 1964
Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 18th pick / 1964
RDT Chuck Hinton 28 3 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cleveland Browns / 2nd / 17th pick / 1962
Dallas Texans / 4th / 27th pick / 1962
RDE Lloyd Voss 25 3 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered New York Jets / 2nd / 11th pick / 1964
Green Bay Packers / 1st / 13th pick / 1964
LLB John Campbell 29 4 0 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 40th pick / 1963
Minnesota Vikings / 11th / 143rd pick / 1963
MLB Bill Saul 27 5 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1962
Buffalo Bills / 9th / 68th pick / 1962
RLB Andy Russell 26 4 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Pittsburgh Steelers / 16th / 220th pick / 1963
LCB Marv Woodson* 26 3 0 7 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 1st / 8th pick / 1964
Denver Broncos / 3rd / 17th pick / 1964
RCB Bob Hohn 26 2 0 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 20th / 154th pick / 1964
Los Angeles Rams / 20th / 273rd pick / 1964
LS Clendon Thomas 32 9 0 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Los Angeles Rams / 2nd / 19th pick / 1958
RS Paul Martha 25 3 0 4 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 10th pick / 1964
Buffalo Bills / 9th / 69th pick / 1964
 Special Teams Starters
K Mike Clark 27 4 0 12 of 22 field goals & 35 of 35 extra points
P Jim Elliott 23 Rook 0 72 punts for a 38.1 average, 2 blocked
PR Jim Bradshaw 28 4 0 16 punt returns for a 6.1 average and 0 td Boston Patriots / 20th / 158th pick / 1963
Pittsburgh Steelers / 18th / 248th pick / 1963
KR Don Shy 22 Rook 0 21 kick returns for a 22.5 average and 0 td Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 35th pick / 1967

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
46 Chet Anderson 22 14 0 245 6-3 Minnesota 3/14/1945 Rook 2 Pittsburgh Steelers / 14th / 350th pick / 1967
71 Dick Arndt 23 14 0 265 6-5 Stanford,Idaho 3/12/1944 Rook 3 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 77th pick / 1966
30 Willie Asbury 24 FB 12 0 226 6-1 Kent St. 2/22/1943 1 3 Atlanta Falcons / 4th / 64th pick / 1966
11 Richard Badar 24 1 0 190 6-1 Indiana 3/8/1943 Rook 0
78 John Baker 32 13 0 279 6-6 North Carolina Central 6/10/1935 9 4 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 56th pick / 1958
36 Charlie Bivins 29 2 0 212 6-1 Morris Brown 10/16/1938 7 0 Chicago Bears / 7th / 79th pick / 1960
24 Jim Bradshaw 28 PR 13 0 205 6-2 Tenn-Chattanooga 1/13/1939 4 0 Boston Patriots / 20th / 158th pick / 1963
Pittsburgh Steelers / 18th / 248th pick / 1963
63 Rod Breedlove 29 14 0 230 6-2 Maryland 3/10/1938 7 3 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 35th pick / 1960
74 John Brown 28 RT 13 0 248 6-2 Syracuse 6/9/1939 5 6 Cleveland Browns / 4th / 55th pick / 1961
23 Cannonball Butler 24 11 0 194 5-9 Edward Waters 5/4/1943 2 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 14th / 186th pick / 1965
53 John Campbell 29 LLB 14 0 225 6-3 Minnesota 10/7/1938 4 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 40th pick / 1963
Minnesota Vikings / 11th / 143rd pick / 1963
83 Mike Clark 27 K 14 0 205 6-1 Texas A&M 11/7/1940 4 4
45 Dick Compton 27 SE 12 0 190 6-2 McMurry 4/16/1940 5 6
89 Marshall Cropper 23 7 0 200 6-4 Md-Eastern Shore 4/1/1944 Rook 0
57 Sam Davis 23 14 0 255 6-1 Allen 7/5/1944 Rook 3
6 Jim Elliott 23 P 14 0 184 5-11 Presbyterian 8/18/1944 Rook 1
9 John Foruria 23 3 0 205 6-2 Idaho 11/26/1944 Rook 2 Pittsburgh Steelers / 8th / 192nd pick / 1967
79 Larry Gagner 24 LG 14 0 240 6-3 Florida 12/30/1943 1 6 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 18th pick / 1966
Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 19th pick / 1966
38 Earl Gros 27 12 0 220 6-3 LSU 8/29/1940 5 4 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 14th pick / 1962
Houston Oilers / 2nd / 15th pick / 1962
76 Mike Haggerty 22 LT 14 0 245 6-4 Miami (FL) 10/14/1945 Rook 6 Pittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 140th pick / 1967
82 John Hilton 25 TE 13 0 225 6-5 Richmond 3/12/1942 2 4 Detroit Lions / 6th / 76th pick / 1964
Buffalo Bills / 16th / 125th pick / 1964
64 Chuck Hinton 28 RDT 14 0 257 6-5 North Carolina Central 8/11/1939 3 7 Cleveland Browns / 2nd / 17th pick / 1962
Dallas Texans / 4th / 27th pick / 1962
42 Dick Hoak* 28 14 0 195 5-11 Penn St. 12/8/1939 6 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 7th / 90th pick / 1961
29 Bob Hohn 26 RCB 13 0 185 6-0 Nebraska 6/4/1941 2 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 20th / 154th pick / 1964
Los Angeles Rams / 20th / 273rd pick / 1964
87 Roy Jefferson 24 13 0 195 6-2 Utah 11/9/1943 2 5 San Diego Chargers / 2nd / 14th pick / 1965
Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 18th pick / 1965
26 Brady Keys 31 6 0 185 6-0 Colorado St. 5/19/1936 6 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 14th / 162nd pick / 1960
75 Ken Kortas 25 LDT 14 0 280 6-4 Louisville 5/17/1942 3 7 St. Louis Cardinals / 1st / 9th pick / 1964
Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 18th pick / 1964
73 Ray Mansfield 26 C 14 0 250 6-3 Washington 1/21/1941 4 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 18th pick / 1963
Denver Broncos / 5th / 37th pick / 1963
85 Jerry Marion 23 7 0 175 5-10 Wyoming 8/7/1944 Rook 0 Pittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 143rd pick / 1966
20 Paul Martha 25 RS 14 0 187 6-0 Pittsburgh 6/22/1942 3 7 Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 10th pick / 1964
Buffalo Bills / 9th / 69th pick / 1964
59 Ray May 22 14 0 230 6-1 USC 6/4/1945 Rook 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 89th pick / 1967
61 Jerry Mazzanti 27 12 0 240 6-3 Arkansas 7/13/1940 4 3 San Diego Chargers / 25th / 194th pick / 1963
Philadelphia Eagles / 16th / 223rd pick / 1962
60 Ben McGee 28 LDE 10 0 250 6-3 Jackson St. 1/26/1939 3 6 New York Jets / 5th / 35th pick / 1964
Pittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 51st pick / 1964
37 Bobby Morgan 27 5 0 205 6-0 New Mexico 8/7/1940 Rook 2
14 Bill Nelsen 26 qb 8 5 195 6-0 USC 1/29/1941 4 4 Pittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 136th pick / 1963
10 Kent Nix 23 QB 12 9 195 6-2 TCU 3/12/1944 Rook 4
72 Fran O'Brien 31 4 0 253 6-1 Michigan St. 4/17/1936 8 2 Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 35th pick / 1959
34 Andy Russell 26 RLB 14 0 225 6-2 Missouri 10/29/1941 4 7 Pittsburgh Steelers / 16th / 220th pick / 1963
50 Bill Saul 27 MLB 14 0 224 6-4 Penn St. 11/19/1940 5 6 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1962
Buffalo Bills / 9th / 68th pick / 1962
25 Don Shy 22 HB 14 0 210 6-1 San Diego St. 11/15/1945 Rook 5 Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 35th pick / 1967
28 Clendon Thomas 32 LS 13 0 196 6-2 Oklahoma 12/28/1935 9 6 Los Angeles Rams / 2nd / 19th pick / 1958
66 Bruce Van Dyke 23 RG 14 14 255 6-2 Missouri 8/6/1944 1 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 15th / 133rd pick / 1966
Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 174th pick / 1966
65 Lloyd Voss 25 RDE 13 0 256 6-4 Nebraska 2/13/1942 3 6 New York Jets / 2nd / 11th pick / 1964
Green Bay Packers / 1st / 13th pick / 1964
62 Ralph Wenzel 24 13 0 250 6-2 San Jose St.,San Diego St. 3/13/1943 1 3 Green Bay Packers / 11th / 168th pick / 1966
86 J.R. Wilburn 24 FL 14 0 190 6-2 South Carolina 4/27/1943 1 8 Pittsburgh Steelers / 13th / 171st pick / 1965
47 Marv Woodson* 26 LCB 14 0 190 6-1 Indiana 9/19/1941 3 10 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 8th pick / 1964
Denver Broncos / 3rd / 17th pick / 1964
Team Total 25.8 14 220.9 6-1.9 2.8