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1978 Player Debuts

1978 Player Debuts Table
Misc Passing Rushing Receiving
Player Pos To AP1 PB St CarAV G Cmp Att Yds TD Int Att Yds TD Rec Yds TD Solo Int Sk
Fred AndersonDE-DT198200083800000000000
John AndersonLB1989001062146000000000002519.5
Larry AndersonDB1984002882000000000002
Rickey AndersonRB19780000160000031101-30
Zenon AndrusyshynP-K197800131600000100000
Al BakerDE199013116918100000000000465.5
Ron BakerG19880074515500000000000
Karl BaldischwilerT19860073911800000000000
John BarefieldLB198000063000000000000
Don BassWR-TE19820031455000006400117158013
Tom BeasleyDE-DT1986003271050000000000011.5
Doug BeckerLB19780005900000000000
Kevin BellWR19780000900000000000
Horace BeltonRB1980000646000001364863202260
Guy BenjaminQB1983000119396843933300000
Barry BennettDT-DE1988005311320000000000018.5
Brad BensonT-G-C19870195113700000000000
Larry BetheaDT-DE1983000981000000000005.0
Doug BettersDE1987117601460000000000043.5
Leo BiedermannT197800041600000000000
Alois BlackwellRB1979000019000009370000
Elmo BoydWR19780001110000000091151
Lon BoyettTE19780000300000000000
Luther BradleyDB19810021456000000000009
Louis BreedenDB19871085413400000000000333.0
Willie BrockC19780002400000000000
Perry BrooksDT19840032192000000000009.0
Aaron BrownLB1987000973000000000001
Larry BrownT19790005500000000000
Sidney BrownDB197800031600000000000
Ross BrownerDE19870094713800000000000130.5
Dave BrowningDE198300428770000000000013.0
Louis BullardT1980001133500000000000
Dan BunzLB198500528880000000000041.0
Ted BurgmeierDB19780001800000000000
Randy BurkeWR198100045700000000304893
Blair BushC199400126524600000000000
Keith ButlerLB1987009511460000000000084.0
Ken CallicuttRB1982000066000003605590
Earl CampbellRB19853576811513571121879407741218060
Billy CampfieldRB198300016730000016967051089706
Larry CanadaRB1981000548000001486216121101
Glenn CaranoQB198300013621573043112150000
Earl CarrRB197900001500000210120
Jimmy CefaloWR198400121900000000093173913
Mario CelottoLB198100042500000000000
William CesareDB198200084600000000000
Wes ChandlerWR19881497915013430016840559896656
Frank ChesleyLB19780002100000000000
Jimmy ChildsWR197900012100000000121431
Sean ClancyLB197900062600000000000
Ken ClarkeNT-DT1991008562030000000000043.5
Paul CoffmanTE19880373515400000130339434042
George CollinsT-G1982002176900000000000
Larry CollinsRB19800001230000022641140
Craig ColquittP19870061497000003250000
Mike ConnellP198100354800000100000
Frank CorralK1981014136401000000000
Steve CoursonG19850063610300000000000
Rufus CrawfordRB19780000160000081904250
Ron CrosbyLB19830011783000001500002
Bob CryderT-G19860043010700000000000
Johnny DavisRB1987001811900000314109415221060
Mike DavisDB198700635115000000000001111.0
Jimmy DeanDE19780002300000000000
Steve DeBergQB199800117920628745024342411962042042007000
Preston DennardWR1985006301120000012810232366530
Tom DePasoLB197800021200000000000
Tom DinkelLB19850022110200000334000010.5
Johnnie DirdenWR198100002600000000000
Mark DonahueG197900043100000000000
Dan DoorninkRB19850043010400000523183615209200611
Reggie DossDE-DT1987006461490000000000020.0
Mike DouglassLB198600750126000000000001019.0
Walt DowningG-C1983001158300000000000
Jim EarleyRB19780000200000000000
Homer EliasG-T1984006379600000000000
Johnny EvansP-QB1980003748233300560000
Terry FalconG-T198000083100000000000
Dave FarmerRB19780000300000000000
Ted FarmerRB19780000200000140000
Eric FeltonDB1980001735000000000005
Bill FiferT197800041200000000000
Amos FowlerC-G1984004309700000000000
George FranklinRB1978000015000001-801190
Larry FranklinWR19780000200000000000
Ed FultonG19790004900000000000
Derrick GaffneyWR198700425100000002-2015626137
Wentford GainesDB19800001036000000000002
William GayDE-DT-TE19880075015100000000000244.5
Lewis GilbertTE198100001900000000170
Randy GillLB19780005800000000000
Bob GlazebrookDB198300328780000000012008
Reggie GrantDB197800021400000000000
Will GrantC19870064212900000000000
Dan GrayDT197800031400000000000
Tony GreenRB197901033100000228214890
Doug GreeneDB1980000738000000000001
Ken GreeneDB1984005299800000000000151.0
Ray GriffinDB1984001178800000000000111.0
Buddy HardawayT197800041200000000000
Dee HardisonDE-DT-NT-DE198800220122000000000009.0
Bruce HardyTE-WR-QB19890062215101000120256245525
Larry HardyTE1985001710100000000719607
Jim HarlanT197800021400000000000
Don HarrisDB198000084300000000000
John HarrisDB198800105816000000000000501.0
Leotis HarrisG1983004267400000000000
Dennis HarrisonDE19870154613600000000000139.5
Maurice HarveyDB198700226860000000000091.0
Mike HawkinsLB19820032462000000000005
Reggie HaynesTE19780000140000011302320
Bruce HerronLB1982000871000000000001.0
Rob HertelQB19780000314900100000
Donnie HickmanG197800041000000000000
Sylvester HicksDE1981002124300000000000
Randy HollowayDE19840012510300000000000116.5
Jack HolmesRB19820017641423101173934714531
Estus HoodDB1984002191040000000000011
Jim HoughG-C19860053711100000000000
Don HoverLB197900093200000000000
John HuddlestonLB197900062700000000000
Ernie HughesC-G1983002114500000000000
Mike HuntLB19800011022000000000002
Scott HutchinsonDE198300096900000000000
Mekeli IeremiaDT19780002200000000000
Earl InmonLB19780003200000000000
Mark IwanowskiTE19780000500000000000
Alfred JacksonWR1984002268800000390187300121
Bobby JacksonDB198500738950000000000021
Charles JacksonLB1986005381170000000000017.0
Robert JacksonLB19820021562000000000002
Terry JacksonDB19850053710700000000000285.0
John JeffersonWR198524754102000006610351571447
Danny JohnsonLB19780003300000000000
Dennis JohnsonRB-TE19800003210000058227210830
Ron JohnsonDB198400430910000000000013
Stan JohnsonNT197800021000000000000
Bobby JonesWR198300113810000022308913686
Terry JonesNT-DT19840032985000000000007.0
Tom JurichK1978000-1100000000000
Bob JuryDB197800041500000000000
Kerry JustinDB198700217104000000000007
Bill KellarWR19780000500000000000
Mike KennT199425179525100000000000
Gordon KingT-G1987004289700000000000
Linden KingLB19890084316400000000000824.5
Vince KinneyWR1979000023000000001230
Mike KirklandQB19780001161941211188350000
Dave KraayeveldDE-DT197800021200000000000
Jim KrahlDT198000072100000000000
Eric LaaksoT-G1984004358600000000000
Walter LandersRB197900011300000248105601
Don LatimerNT198300013800000000000011.5
Dennis LawWR1978000114000001-105810
Terry LeCountWR198700112720100069008913547
Mike LevensellerWR1980000024000001602300
Dave LindstromDE198500122118000000000007.5
Steve LittleK1980001333233100300000
James LoftonWR199318141012331543003224617641400475
Tom LondonDB197800021500000000000
Nick LoweryK199623175526000000000000
Ken MacAfeeTE197900252900000000464715
Mark MangesQB19780000100000000000
Greg MarshallDT19780002200000000000
Lindsey MasonT1983001145700000000000
Clay MatthewsLB19960416942780000000000015611669.5
Tim MazzettiK198000374200000000000
Reese McCallTE1985003101170000000094136612
Willie McCrayDE197800031600000000000
Odis McKinneyDB19860012011900000000000112.0
Jerrold McRaeWR197900009000000001-20
Guido MerkensWR-QB-DB1987001610827662832216350365693
Mark MerrillLB198400096800000000000
Mark MeserollT197800031600000000000
Oren MiddlebrookWR197800001600000000000
Kevin MillerWR1980000023000000001351
Mark MillerQB19790001101547243158611000
Terry MillerRB198100216480000039115838353820
Ray MiloDB19780002100000000000
Mike MockLB197800021500000000000
Wonder MondsDB197800031600000000000
Dean MooreLB197800031600000000000
Ken MooreTE19780000600000000000
Joe MoreinoNT-DE19780002100000000000
Mike MorganRB19780000500000000000
Brett MoritzG19780003600000000000
Rick MoserRB1982000149000005419013101
Frank MyersT197900182600000000000
Ozzie NewsomeTE199013135919800000181352662798047
Mark NicholsLB1978000315000000000001
Gifford NielsenQB198300110552734983255202229890000
Calvin O'NealLB197800011500000000000
Dwayne O'SteenDB19840011577000000000008
Ricky OdomDB1979000514000000000002
Mike OsbornLB197800021600000000000
Mike OzdowskiDE198100295400000000000
Don ParrishNT-DE19820042171000000000001.0
Ricky PattonRB1982001852000002618855433262
Dennis PearsonWR197900032900000110121900
Brian PeetsTE198100132900000000273121
Joe PellegriniDT-NT197900031300000000000
Carlos PennywellWR198100003800000130121433
Steve PisarkiewiczQB1980000210641438043716190000
David PoseyK197800111100000000000
Steve PowellRB19790000250000010290000
Dave PrestonRB198300323760100047917931016114233
Tom PridemoreDB19850064412100000255000021
Fred QuillanC19870286214300000000000
Derrick RamseyTE19870021812200000000188236421
Eason RamsonTE1985001785000005901049835
Tom RandallG197900072400000000000
Rusty ReboweLB19780002100000000000
Archie ReeseDE-NT-DT19830042683000000000005.0
Mike RenfroWR1987008361332372103240323470828
Randy ReutershanWR197800001100000000000
George RobertsP19820041067000002-50000
Gregg RobinsonDE-NT197800031600000000000
Conrad RuckerTE1980000033000000006780
Paul RudzinskiLB1980000633000000000001
Booker RussellRB1981000359000009041987740
Pat RyanQB19910011314536465743203135531561000
Howard SampsonDB197900063100000000000
Clarence SandersLB198000011700000000000
Lucius SanfordLB1987009451290000000000053.0
John SchuhmacherG-T1985004256900000000000
Don SchwartzDB1981000851000000000002
John SciarraDB-QB198300057601000122220004
Brad ShearerDT198100043400000000000
Mickey ShulerTE19910274318000000000462510037
Mike ShumannWR1983001763000001190627605
Ron ShumonLB1979000621000000000001
Bob SimpsonDE19780003500000000000
Keith SimpsonDB19850053010800000000000196.0
John SkibinskiRB198100014400000166406220
Gerald SkinnerT197800021500000000000
Tom SkladanyP19830141261588100000000
Mark SlaterC1983000108200000000000
Gerald SmallDB1984005401040000000000024
Doug SmithC-G-T199106116718700000000000
J.T. SmithWR199012657169000007760544697435
Lyman SmithDT197800031100000000000
Ron SmithWR19830011266000001706310144
John SokoloskyC197800031100000000000
Tom SouthardWR19780000200000000000
Gary SpaniLB1986008471240000000000025.0
Dennis SproulQB1978000065138700200000
Robert SteeleWR1979000030000000001100
Bruce StephensWR19780000600000000000
Jack SteptoeWR197800006000000002461
Joe StewartWR197900001900000000130
Steve StewartLB197900061500000000000
Dave StiefWR-DB19830009711143002006710435
Art StillDE198904127316700000000000148.5
Ray StrongRB1982000161000004516339710
Tony SumlerDB19780002100000000000
Marvin SwitzerDB197800011000000000000
Mosi TatupuRB199101120199223010612241518968432
Billy TaylorRB1982002144900000460164413786474
J.T. TaylorT1981004225700000000000
Willie TaylorWR19780000100000000000
Larry TearryC197900282500000000000
Nat TerryDB197800041000000000000
James ThompsonWR19780001130000000071130
Jesse ThompsonWR198000032200000330293124
Bruce ThreadgillDB-QB197800031402002000000
Dennis ThurmanDB19860043713700000000000363.0
Leo TierneyC19780006700000000000
Curtis TownsendLB19780003900000000000
Walter TullisWR197900023200000000101731
Jesse TurnbowDT197800031600000000000
Deacon TurnerRB1980000444000001425491251411
John TurnerDB19870053711600000000000241.0
Robert TurnerRB19780000400000000000
Jim Van WagnerRB197800005000000001-10
Ted VincentDT1980002114400000000000
Stan WaldemoreG-C-T1984002277900000000000
Elliott WalkerRB19780000900000000000
Chris WardT19840064310000000000000
Harry WashingtonWR1979000016000000001240
Robert WattsLB19780003200000000000
Dwight WheelerT-C-G1988003259100000000000
Blake WhitlatchLB19780002400000000000
Arthur WhittingtonRB1982002195800000448159213847642
Reggie WilkesLB1987007491370000000000085.0
Brooks WilliamsTE198300137800000000374552
Charles WilliamsDB19780001700000000000
Doug WilliamsQB1989006568812402507169981009322088415000
J.C. WilsonDB198300424840000000000011
Mike WilsonT198900127117400000000000
Mike WoodK1982004650223410000000
Robert WoodsWR197900014000002406962
James WrightTE1985002579000003-40666664
Keith WrightWR198000023300000000121513
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