Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBTerry Bradshaw286892 for 192, 1,177 yards, 10 td, 9 int, & 31 rushes for 219 yards and 3 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 1st pick / 1970
RBRocky Bleier30814220 rushes for 1,036 yards, 5 td, & 24 catches for 294 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 16th / 417th pick / 1968
FBFranco Harris*26414289 rushes for 1,128 yards, 14 td, & 23 catches for 151 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 13th pick / 1972
WRFrank Lewis2951217 catches for 306 yards, 1 td, & 2 rushes for 24 yards and 1 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 8th pick / 1971
WRLynn Swann2421028 catches for 516 yards, 3 td, & 1 rush for 2 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 21st pick / 1974
TELarry Brown27587 catches for 97 yards, 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 106th pick / 1971
LTJon Kolb297141 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 56th pick / 1969
LGSam Davis32912
CMike Webster24214Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 125th pick / 1974
RGJim Clack2958
RTGerry Mullins275131 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 86th pick / 1971
Defensive Starters
LDEL.C. Greenwood*307130 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 238th pick / 1969
LDTJoe Greene*30714Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 4th pick / 1969
RDTErnie Holmes284140 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 8th / 203rd pick / 1971
RDEDwight White27570 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 104th pick / 1971
LLBJack Ham*+285142 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 34th pick / 1971
MLBJack Lambert*+242142 interceptions, 8 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 46th pick / 1974
RLBAndy Russell3513121 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 16th / 220th pick / 1963
LCBJ.T. Thomas*253142 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 24th pick / 1973
RCBMel Blount*286146 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 53rd pick / 1970
SSMike Wagner*275142 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 11th / 268th pick / 1971
FSGlen Edwards*295146 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
Special Teams Starters
KRoy Gerela287014 of 26 field goals & 40 of 43 extra pointsHouston Oilers / 4th / 96th pick / 1969
PBobby Walden3812076 punts for a 39.2 average, 0 blockedHouston Oilers / 4th / 32nd pick / 1961
PRTheo Bell23Rook139 punt returns for a 10.0 average and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 120th pick / 1976
KRErnest Pough24Rook218 kick returns for a 20.5 average and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 88th pick / 1976

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