Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBMilt Plum27514179 for 325, 2,378 yards, 15 td, 20 int, & 29 rushes for 170 yards and 1 tdCleveland Browns / 2nd / 17th pick / 1957
HBDan Lewis2649120 rushes for 488 yards, 6 td, & 16 catches for 158 yards and 1 tdDetroit Lions / 6th / 73rd pick / 1958
FBNick Pietrosante25311134 rushes for 445 yards, 2 td, & 26 catches for 251 yards and 2 tdDetroit Lions / 1st / 6th pick / 1959
FLPat Studstill241836 catches for 479 yards, 4 td, & 1 rush for -11 yards and 0 td
TEJim Gibbons 2641433 catches for 318 yards, 2 tdCleveland Browns / 5th / 61st pick / 1958
LEGail Cogdill *2521453 catches for 991 yards, 7 td, & 1 rush for 2 yards and 0 tdDetroit Lions / 6th / 63rd pick / 1960
LTJohn Gonzaga2969
LGHarley Sewell*31913Detroit Lions / 1st / 13th pick / 1953
CBob Whitlow 26214
RGJohn Gordy27514Detroit Lions / 2nd / 24th pick / 1957
RTDan LaRose 231131 fumble recoveredBoston Patriots / 3rd / 19th pick / 1961, Detroit Lions / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1961
Defensive Starters
LDEDarris McCord297140 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 3rd / 36th pick / 1955
LDTAlex Karras*274141 interception, 1 fumble recoveredDetroit Lions / 1st / 10th pick / 1958
RDTRoger Brown*+252140 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 4th / 42nd pick / 1960
RDESam Williams313131 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredLos Angeles Rams / 24th / 288th pick / 1956
LLBCarl Brettschneider316142 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered
MLBJoe Schmidt*+309141 interception, 1 fumble recoveredDetroit Lions / 7th / 86th pick / 1953
RLBWayne Walker 264131 interception, 1 fumble recoveredDetroit Lions / 4th / 45th pick / 1958
LCBNight Train Lane*+3410144 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RCBDick LeBeau253134 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredCleveland Browns / 5th / 58th pick / 1959
LSGary Lowe286112 interceptions, 2 fumbles recoveredWashington Redskins / 5th / 59th pick / 1956
RSYale Lary*+3210148 interceptions, 3 fumbles recoveredDetroit Lions / 3rd / 34th pick / 1952

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