Monday, March 14, 2022

1967 UPI All-Rookie Team

 By John Turney 
In 1966 United Press International took a year off from picking an All-Rookie squad, we are not sure of the reason. They picked on in 1967 and then didn't pick another one until 1971. Again we don't know why. 

Here is the 1967 team—
United Press International NFL All-Rookie Team
SE Danny Abramowicz, New Orleans
TE Bob Windsor, San Francisco
OT Mike Haggerty, Pittsburgh
OT Jerry Jones, New Orleans
OG Del Williams, New Orleans
OG Dick Hart, Philadelphia
OC Bob Hyland, Green Bay
QB Kent Nix, Pittsburgh
RB Mel Farr, Detroit
RB Don Shy, Pittsburgh
FL Dave Williams, St. Louis
DE Mel Tom, Philadelphia
DE Marty Amsler, Chicago
DT Alan Page, Minnesota
DT Dave Rowe, New Orleans
LB Ron Porter, Baltimore
LB Jim Flanigan, Green Bay
LB Ken Avery, N.Y. Giants
CB Lem Barney, Detroit
CB John Douglas, New Orleans
S Rick Volk, Baltimore
S Phil Spiller, St. Louis
PK Charlie Durkee, New Orleans
P Tom McNeil, Philadelphia
KOR Travis Williams, Green Bay
PR Ben Davis, Cleveland

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