Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBTerry Bradshaw29714162 for 314, 2,523 yards, 17 td, 19 int, & 31 rushes for 171 yards and 3 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 1st pick / 1970
RBRocky Bleier31913135 rushes for 465 yards, 4 td, & 18 catches for 161 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 16th / 417th pick / 1968
FBFranco Harris*+27514300 rushes for 1,162 yards, 11 td, & 11 catches for 62 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 13th pick / 1972
WRJohn Stallworth2531444 catches for 784 yards, 7 td, & 6 rushes for 47 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 82nd pick / 1974
WRLynn Swann*2531450 catches for 789 yards, 7 td, & 2 rushes for 6 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 21st pick / 1974
TEBennie Cunningham2311120 catches for 347 yards, 2 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 28th pick / 1976
LTJon Kolb30813Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 56th pick / 1969
LGSam Davis33109
CMike Webster25314Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 125th pick / 1974
RGJim Clack30614
RTLarry Brown286131 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 106th pick / 1971
Defensive Starters
LDEL.C. Greenwood3188Pittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 238th pick / 1969
LDTJoe Greene+318130 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 4th pick / 1969
RDTSteve Furness275140 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 113th pick / 1972
RDEDwight White286142 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 104th pick / 1971
LLBJack Ham*+296144 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 34th pick / 1971
MLBJack Lambert*253101 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 46th pick / 1974
RLBLoren Toews264140 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 8th / 192nd pick / 1973
LCBJ.T. Thomas264142 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 24th pick / 1973
RCBMel Blount297136 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 53rd pick / 1970
SSDonnie Shell253123 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
FSGlen Edwards30693 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
Special Teams Starters
KRoy Gerela29809 of 14 field goals & 34 of 37 extra pointsHouston Oilers / 4th / 96th pick / 1969
PBobby Walden3913067 punts for a 37.0 average, 1 blockedHouston Oilers / 4th / 32nd pick / 1961
PRJim Smith22Rook036 punt returns for a 8.2 average and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 75th pick / 1977
KRJim Smith22Rook016 kick returns for a 23.8 average and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 75th pick / 1977

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