Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBTerry Bradshaw*27514165 for 286, 2,055 yards, 18 td, 9 int, & 35 rushes for 210 yards and 3 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 1st pick / 1970
RBRocky Bleier29711140 rushes for 528 yards, 2 td, & 15 catches for 65 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 16th / 417th pick / 1968
FBFranco Harris*25314262 rushes for 1,246 yards, 10 td, & 28 catches for 214 yards and 1 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 13th pick / 1972
WRFrank Lewis284417 catches for 308 yards, 2 td, & 2 rushes for 36 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 8th pick / 1971
WRLynn Swann*2311249 catches for 781 yards, 11 td, & 3 rushes for 13 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 21st pick / 1974
TELarry Brown2641316 catches for 244 yards, 1 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 106th pick / 1971
LTJon Kolb28614Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 56th pick / 1969
LGJim Clack28414
CRay Mansfield341213Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 18th pick / 1963
Denver Broncos / 5th / 37th pick / 1963
RGGerry Mullins264132 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 86th pick / 1971
RTGordon Gravelle263141 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 38th pick / 1972
Defensive Starters
LDEL.C. Greenwood*+29614Pittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 238th pick / 1969
LDTJoe Greene*2969Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 4th pick / 1969
RDTErnie Holmes273130 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 8th / 203rd pick / 1971
RDEDwight White26414Pittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 104th pick / 1971
LLBJack Ham*+274141 interception, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 34th pick / 1971
MLBJack Lambert*231142 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 46th pick / 1974
RLBAndy Russell*341214Pittsburgh Steelers / 16th / 220th pick / 1963
LCBJ.T. Thomas242143 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 24th pick / 1973
RCBMel Blount*+2751411 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 53rd pick / 1970
SSMike Wagner*264124 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 11th / 268th pick / 1971
FSGlen Edwards*284143 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
Special Teams Starters
KRoy Gerela276017 of 21 field goals & 44 of 46 extra pointsHouston Oilers / 4th / 96th pick / 1969
PBobby Walden3711069 punts for a 39.4 average, 1 blockedHouston Oilers / 4th / 32nd pick / 1961
PRGlen Edwards*2841425 punt returns for a 10.7 average and 0 td
KRMike Collier22Rook022 kick returns for a 23.8 average and 1 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 14th / 364th pick / 1975

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