Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBDan Fouts27514224 for 381, 2,999 yards, 24 td, 20 int, & 20 rushes for 43 yards and 2 tdSan Diego Chargers / 3rd / 64th pick / 1973
RBLydell Mitchell29611214 rushes for 820 yards, 3 td, & 57 catches for 500 yards and 2 tdBaltimore Colts / 2nd / 48th pick / 1972
FBDon Woods2747151 rushes for 514 yards, 3 td, & 34 catches for 295 yards and 0 tdGreen Bay Packers / 6th / 134th pick / 1974
WRJohn Jefferson*22Rook1456 catches for 1,001 yards, 13 td, & 1 rush for 7 yards and 0 tdSan Diego Chargers / 1st / 14th pick / 1978
WRCharlie Joiner3191533 catches for 607 yards, 1 tdHouston Oilers / 4th / 93rd pick / 1969
TEBob Klein3191634 catches for 413 yards, 2 tdLos Angeles Rams / 1st / 21st pick / 1969
LTBilly Shields253161 fumble recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 6th / 136th pick / 1975
LGDoug Wilkerson31816Houston Oilers / 1st / 14th pick / 1970
CDon Macek2429San Diego Chargers / 2nd / 31st pick / 1976
RGEd White31915Minnesota Vikings / 2nd / 39th pick / 1969
RTRuss Washington*321016San Diego Chargers / 1st / 4th pick / 1968
Defensive Starters
LDELeroy Jones282150 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredLos Angeles Rams / 2nd / 48th pick / 1975
LDTLouie Kelcher*+253151 interception, 1 fumble recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 2nd / 30th pick / 1975
RDTGary Johnson263141 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 1st / 8th pick / 1975
RDEFred Dean263140 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 2nd / 33rd pick / 1975
LLBDon Goode274141 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 1st / 15th pick / 1974
MLBBob Horn242161 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 4th / 94th pick / 1976
RLBWoodrow Lowe242161 interception, 1 fumble recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 5th / 131st pick / 1976
LCBHal Stringert263102 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
RCBMike Williams253153 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 1st / 22nd pick / 1975
SSMike Fuller253164 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1975
FSPete Shaw241142 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredSan Diego Chargers / 6th / 152nd pick / 1977
Special Teams Starters
KRolf Benirschke231018 of 22 field goals & 37 of 43 extra pointsOakland Raiders / 12th / 334th pick / 1977
PJeff West253073 punts for a 37.3 average, 2 blockedCincinnati Bengals / 5th / 122nd pick / 1975
PRMike Fuller2531639 punt returns for a 11.2 average and 0 tdSan Diego Chargers / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1975
KRArtie Owens252220 kick returns for a 26.2 average and 0 tdSan Diego Chargers / 4th / 115th pick / 1976

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