1970s All-Rookie Teams

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1974
OffenseDefenseSpecial Teams
QBTom OwenSFDEJohn DuttonBALPKEfren HerreraDAL
RBWilbur JacksonSFDEEd JonesDALPDave JenningsNYG
RBDon WoodsSDDTCarl BarzilauskasNYJ
WRNat MooreMIADTBill KollarCIN
WRLynn SwannPITOLBMatt BlairMIN
TEPaul SealNOOLBSam HuntNE
CMike WebsterPITMLBJack LambertPIT
GJohn HicksNYGCBTerry SchmidtNO
GTom MullenNYGCBRoscoe WordNYJ
TCharles GettyKCSPrentice McCrayNE
TClaudie MinorDENSBill SimpsonLA

1975
OffenseDefenseSpecial Teams
QBSteve BartkowskiATLDEMike HartenstineCHIPKSteve Mike-MayerSF
RBDon HardemanHOUDEMack MitchellCLEPNeil ClaboMIN
RBMike ThomasWASDTGary JohnsonSD
WRFreddie SolomonMIADTLouie KelcherSD
WRRick UpchurchDENOLBRobert BrazileHOU
TERuss FrancisNEOLBRandy WhiteDAL
CBill ReidSFMLBSteve TowleMIA
GLynn BodenDETCBNeal ColzieOAK
GBurton LawlessDALCBLouis WrightDEN
TDoug FranceLASEd JonesBUF
TJeff SevyCHISJohnnie GrayGB

1976 -
First Team
OffenseDefenseSpecial Teams
QBJim ZornSEADEGary BurleyCINPKChris BahrCIN
RBClark GainesNYJDECharles PhilyawOAKPRusty JacksonLA
RBChuck MuncieNODTMike DawsonSTL
WRSteve LargentSEADTSteve NiehausSEA
WRSammy WhiteMINOLBGreg ButtleNYJ
TEDavid HillTEOLBReggie WilliamsCIN
CRandy CrossSFMLBHarry CarsonNYG
GTom GlassicDENCBMarlo ClarkBUF
GDon MacekSDCBMike HaynesNE
TMark KoncarGBSTim FoxNE
TDennis LickCHISJames HunterDET

1976 -
Second Team
OffenseDefenseSpecial Teams
QBMike KruczekPITDETroy ArcherNYGPKFred SteinfortOAK
RBArchie GriffinCINDELeroy SelmonTBPDanny WhiteDAL
RBLawrence Gaines
Tony Galbreath
DET
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DTKen NovakBAL
WRBrian BaschnagelCHIDTJohn WoodcockDET
WRBilly BrooksCINOLBLarry GordonMIA
TEBennie CunninghamPITOLBDan JilekBUF
CPete BrockNEMLBJimbo ElrodKC
GRuss BolingerDETCBAaron KyleDAL
GGlenn BujnochCINCBFrank ReedATL
TMatt HerkenhoffKCSGary BarbaroKC
TSteve YoungTBSMike ReinfeldtHOU

1977
OffenseDefenseSpecial Teams
QBTommy KramerMINDEMike ButlerGBPKRafael SeptienLA
RBRob CarpenterHOUDEA.J. DuheMIAPBucky DiltsDEN
RBTony DorsettDALDTBob BaumhowerMIA
WRBilly WaddyLADTEddie EdwardsCIN
WRWesley WalkerNYJOLBKim BokamperMIA
TEDon HasselbeckNEOLBBob BrudzinskiLA
CBob RushSDMLBTerry BeesonSEA
GGeorge ReihnerHOUCBRaymond ClaybornNE
GR.C. ThielemannATLCBGary GreenKC
TTed AlbrechtCHISBill CurrierHOU
TWarren BryantATLSVern RobersonMIA

1978
OffenseDefenseSpecial Teams
QBDoug WilliamsTBDEAl BakerDETPKFrank CorralLA
RBEarl CampbellHOUDERoss BrownerCINPTom SkladanyDET
RBTerry MillerBUFDTDee HardisonBUF
WRJohn JeffersonSDDTDon LatimerDEN
WRJames LoftonGBOLBJohn AndersonGB
TEOzzie NewsomeCLEOLBReggie WilkesPHI
CBlair BushCINMLBDan BunzSF
GWalt DowningSFCBBob JacksonNYJ
GHomer EliasDETCBRon JohnsonPIT
TMike KennATLSKen GreeneSTL
TChris WardNYJSJohn HarrisSEA

1979
OffenseDefenseSpecial Teams
QBPhil SimmsNYGDEJesse BakerHOUPKTony FranklinPHI
RBOttis AndersonSTLDEDan HamptonCHIPBob GruppKC
RBWilliam AndrewsATLDTFred SmerlasBUF
WRJerry ButlerBUFDTManu TuiasosopoSEA
WREarnest GrayNYGOLBJim HaslettBUF
TEDan RossCINOLBJerry RobinsonPHI
CMark DennardMIAMLBStan BlinkaNYJ
GCody RisienCLECBLarry BrazielBAL
GGreg RobertsTBCBHenry WilliamsOAK
TKeith DorneyDETSVernon PerryHOU
TDave StuddardDENSBrenard WilsonPHI

Many thanks to John Turney of the Professional Football Researchers Association for his assistance in completing the PFWA’s award history.

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