Starters

Starters Table
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Offensive Starters
QBJim Finks2649131 for 292, 1,484 yards, 8 td, 14 int, & 12 rushes for yards and 2 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 12th / 116th pick / 1949
FBFran Rogel26310137 rushes for 527 yards, 2 td, & 19 catches for 95 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 8th / 100th pick / 1950
LHRay Mathews2421265 rushes for 260 yards, 2 td, & 27 catches for 346 yards and 4 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 7th / 81st pick / 1951
RHLynn Chandnois*28311123 rushes for 470 yards, 3 td, & 43 catches for 412 yards and 0 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 8th pick / 1950
LEEd Barker22Rook617 catches for 172 yards, 1 tdLos Angeles Rams / 1st / 12th pick / 1953
LTBob Gaona22Rook12Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 54th pick / 1953
LGJohn Schweder263122 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 9th / 103rd pick / 1951, Philadelphia Eagles / 25th / 251st pick / 1949
CBill Walsh26412Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 26th pick / 1949
RGMarv McFadden23Rook11Pittsburgh Steelers / 12th / 138th pick / 1952
RTGeorge Hughes*28312Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 34th pick / 1950
REElbie Nickel*3161262 catches for 743 yards, 4 tdPittsburgh Steelers / 17th / 149th pick / 1947
Defensive Starters
LDEGeorge Tarasovic 231120 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 18th pick / 1952
LDTLou Ferry26411Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 25th pick / 1949
MGDale Dodrill*272121 interception, 3 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 67th pick / 1951
RDTErnie Stautner*28310Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1950
RDEJohn Alderton22Rook10Pittsburgh Steelers / 7th / 78th pick / 1953
LLBDick Flanagan275122 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredChicago Bears / 10th / 83rd pick / 1948
MLBDarrell Hogan 274120 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RLBMarv Matuszak*22Rook121 interception, 2 fumbles recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 29th pick / 1953
LDHArt DeCarlo22Rook125 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredChicago Bears / 6th / 66th pick / 1953
RDHJack Butler262129 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered
SJim Brandt24190 interceptions, 1 fumble recoveredPittsburgh Steelers / 12th / 140th pick / 1951

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