Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBTerry Bradshaw*31916259 for 472, 3,724 yards, 26 td, 25 int, & 21 rushes for 83 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 1st pick / 1970
RBSidney Thornton25210118 rushes for 585 yards, 6 td, & 16 catches for 231 yards and 4 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 48th pick / 1977
FBFranco Harris*29715267 rushes for 1,186 yards, 11 td, & 36 catches for 291 yards and 1 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 13th pick / 1972
WRJohn Stallworth*+2751670 catches for 1,183 yards, 8 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 82nd pick / 1974
WRLynn Swann2751141 catches for 808 yards, 5 td, & 1 rush for 9 yards and 1 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 21st pick / 1974
TEBennie Cunningham253736 catches for 512 yards, 4 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 28th pick / 1976
LTJon Kolb321012Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 56th pick / 1969
LGSam Davis351212
CMike Webster*+275162 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 125th pick / 1974
RGSteve Courson24191 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 125th pick / 1977
RTLarry Brown308141 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 106th pick / 1971
Defensive Starters
LDEL.C. Greenwood*331011Pittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 238th pick / 1969
LDTJoe Greene*331015Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 4th pick / 1969
RDTGary Dunn263150 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 159th pick / 1976
RDEJohn Banaszak294161 interception, 1 fumble recovered
LLBJack Ham*+318152 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 34th pick / 1971
MLBJack Lambert*+275156 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 46th pick / 1974
RLBDirt Winston242103 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 132nd pick / 1977
LCBRon Johnson231111 interception, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 22nd pick / 1978
RCBMel Blount*319163 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 53rd pick / 1970
SSDonnie Shell*+275165 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
FSJ.T. Thomas28613Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 24th pick / 1973
Special Teams Starters
KMatt Bahr23Rook018 of 30 field goals & 50 of 52 extra pointsPittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 165th pick / 1979
PCraig Colquitt251068 punts for a 40.2 average, 0 blockedPittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 76th pick / 1978
PRTheo Bell263145 punt returns for a 8.4 average and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 120th pick / 1976
KRLarry Anderson231034 kick returns for a 21.5 average and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 101st pick / 1978

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