Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBJohn Brodie2316103 for 172, 1,224 yards, 6 td, 13 int, & 11 rushes for -12 yards and 1 tdSan Francisco 49ers / 1st / 3rd pick / 1957
FBJoe Perry31100125 rushes for 758 yards, 4 td, & 23 catches for 218 yards and 1 td
LHHugh McElhenny*3060113 rushes for 451 yards, 6 td, & 31 catches for 366 yards and 2 tdSan Francisco 49ers / 1st / 9th pick / 1952
RHR.C. Owens24100 rushes for 0 yards, 0 td, & 40 catches for 620 yards and 1 tdSan Francisco 49ers / 14th / 160th pick / 1956
LEClyde Conner252049 catches for 512 yards, 5 td
LTJohn Thomas23Rook0San Francisco 49ers / 23rd / 272nd pick / 1957
LGBruce Bosley2520San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 15th pick / 1956
CFrank Morze2510San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 21st pick / 1955
RGTed Connolly27401 fumble recoveredSan Francisco 49ers / 9th / 107th pick / 1954
RTBob St. Clair*27502 fumbles recoveredSan Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 32nd pick / 1953
REBilly Wilson*317043 catches for 592 yards, 5 tdSan Francisco 49ers / 22nd / 283rd pick / 1950
Defensive Starters
LDEEd Henke31900 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredWashington Redskins / 13th / 128th pick / 1949
LDTLeo Nomellini*34812San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 11th pick / 1950
RDTBill Herchman25200 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredSan Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 26th pick / 1956
RDEBob Toneff28601 interception, 3 fumbles recoveredSan Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1952
LLBMarv Matuszak27501 interception, 0 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 29th pick / 1953
MLBKarl Rubke23100 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredSan Francisco 49ers / 5th / 56th pick / 1957
RLBMatt Hazeltine25303 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredSan Francisco 49ers / 4th / 45th pick / 1955
LDHJerry Mertens*24Rook02 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredSan Francisco 49ers / 20th / 239th pick / 1958
RDHJimmy Ridlon24104 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredSan Francisco 49ers / 4th / 39th pick / 1957
LSAbe Woodson24Rook01 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredSan Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 15th pick / 1957
RSBill Stits27403 interceptions, 0 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 4th / 44th pick / 1954
Special Teams Starters
KGordie Soltau33808 of 21 field goals & 29 of 34 extra pointsGreen Bay Packers / 3rd / 30th pick / 1950
PBilly Atkins24Rook025 punts for a 39.3 average, 0 blockedSan Francisco 49ers / 5th / 59th pick / 1958
PRHugh McElhenny*306024 punt returns for a 3.9 average and 0 tdSan Francisco 49ers / 1st / 9th pick / 1952
KRJ.D. Smith262015 kick returns for a 23.7 average and 0 tdChicago Bears / 15th / 179th pick / 1955

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