Columbia Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1926 Spalding Champions Walter Koppisch 1926 Spalding Champions 5 Walter Koppisch halfback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1981
1935 National Chicle Cliff Montgomery 1935 National Chicle 21 Cliff Montgomery Brooklyn Dodgers tailback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card
1948 Bowman Paul Governali 1948 Bowman 28 Paul Governali New York Giants quarterback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1986 Rookie card PSA 8.5, ex
1948 Bowman Sid Luckman 1948 Bowman 107 Sid Luckman Chicago Bears quarterback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1960, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965 Rookie card
1948-52 Exhibit Sid Luckman 1948-52 Exhibit 29 Sid Luckman quarterback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1960, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965
1948 Leaf Sid Luckman 1948 Leaf 1 Sid Luckman Chicago Bears quarterback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1960, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965 Rookie card PSA 4, PSA 1.5, PSA 1 mk
1948 Leaf Bill Swiacki 1948 Leaf 12B Bill Swiacki New York Giants end Holy Cross, Columbia College Hall of Fame 1976 Rookie card

black name
1948 Leaf Bill Swiacki 1948 Leaf 12W Bill Swiacki New York Giants end Holy Cross, Columbia College Hall of Fame 1976 Rookie card

white name
good
1948 Leaf Paul Governali 1948 Leaf 30B Paul Governali New York Giants quarterback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1986 Rookie card

Variation with dark brown helmet.
PSA 5, PSA 1, PSA 2
1948 Leaf Paul Governali 1948 Leaf 30T Paul Governali New York Giants quarterback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1986 Rookie card

Variation with tan helmet.
1948 Leaf Eugene Rossides 1948 Leaf 57 Eugene Rossides quarterback Columbia Rookie card
1948 Topps Magic Photos Bill Swiacki 1948 Topps Magic Photos 4C Bill Swiacki end Holy Cross, Columbia College Hall of Fame 1976 PSA 6
1948 Topps Magic Photos Columbia 23 Navy 14 1948 Topps Magic Photos 12C Columbia 23 Navy 14 Columbia, Navy PSA 5
1948 Topps Magic Photos Yale vs. Columbia 1948 Topps Magic Photos 4R Yale vs. Columbia Yale, Columbia
1949 Leaf Sid Luckman 1949 Leaf 15 Sid Luckman Chicago Bears quarterback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1960, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965
1949 Leaf Bill Swiacki 1949 Leaf 110 Bill Swiacki New York Giants end Holy Cross, Columbia College Hall of Fame 1976 Swiacki placed eighth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1947. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates. vg-ex+
1950 Bowman Sid Luckman 1950 Bowman 27 Sid Luckman Chicago Bears quarterback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1960, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965 Luckman's number, 42, is one of fourteen jersey numbers that the Bears have retired. See the Gallery's retired numbers page for the retired numbers of all of the NFL teams. PSA 7
1950 Bowman Ventan Yablonski 1950 Bowman 131 Ventan Yablonski Chicago Cardinals fullback Columbia, Fordham Rookie card exmt
1950 Bowman Bill Swiacki 1950 Bowman 142 Bill Swiacki New York Giants end Holy Cross, Columbia College Hall of Fame 1976 ex
1950 Bread for Health Labels Sid Luckman 1950 Bread for Health Labels 13 Sid Luckman Chicago Bears quarterback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1960, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965
1950 Bread for Health Labels Bill Swiacki 1950 Bread for Health Labels 23 Bill Swiacki New York Giants end Holy Cross, Columbia College Hall of Fame 1976
1950 Topps Felt Backs Leon Van Billingham 1950 Topps Felt Backs 89 Leon Van Billingham fullback Columbia
1950 Topps Felt Backs Jim Ward 1950 Topps Felt Backs 93 Jim Ward end Columbia
1951 Bowman Bill Swiacki 1951 Bowman 132 Bill Swiacki Detroit Lions end Holy Cross, Columbia College Hall of Fame 1976 exmt
1951 Bowman Ventan Yablonski 1951 Bowman 138 Ventan Yablonski Chicago Cardinals fullback Columbia, Fordham Error card

Yablonski's first name is misspelled "Venton" on this card.