Former Steeler and Rams linebacker Mike Henry landed the Tarzan role after his final season in Los Angeles.
He played Walt Chaffee, a linebacker for the Saints, in "Number One"
In Rio Lobo he played Sheriff Tom Hendricks
In 1973's Soylent Green he played Kulozik.
He played one of the vicious prison guard named Rassmeusen in 1974's "The Longest Yard"
On the TV Series The Six Million Dollar Man he played Tatashore / Cliff Platt
On M*A*S*H (the TV Series) he played Lt. Col. Donald Penobscott, Hot Lips's fiance