Fordham Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1935 National Chicle John Dell Isola 1935 National Chicle 26 John Dell Isola New York Giants guard, center Fordham Rookie card, error card

Dell Isola's last name is misspelled "Isola" on this card.
1948 Bowman Alex Wojciechowicz 1948 Bowman 61 Alex Wojciechowicz Philadelphia Eagles center Fordham College Hall of Fame 1955, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

Wojciechowicz placed fourth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1937. See my football cards of Heisman candidates page.
PSA 5 mk, vg
1950 Bowman Ventan Yablonski 1950 Bowman 131 Ventan Yablonski Chicago Cardinals fullback Columbia, Fordham Rookie card exmt
1950 Topps Felt Backs Herb Seidell 1950 Topps Felt Backs 74 Herb Seidell center Fordham
1950 Topps Felt Backs Langdon Viracola 1950 Topps Felt Backs 90 Langdon Viracola halfback Fordham
1951 Bowman Ventan Yablonski 1951 Bowman 138 Ventan Yablonski Chicago Cardinals fullback Columbia, Fordham Error card

First name misspelled "Venton."
1951 Topps Magic Vinnie Drake 1951 Topps Magic 46 Vinnie Drake quarterback, defensive back Fordham PSA 5
1954 Blue Ribbon Vinnie Drake 1954 Blue Ribbon 5 Vinnie Drake Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback, defensive back Fordham
1955 Topps All-American Ed Franco 1955 Topps All-American 58 Ed Franco tackle Fordham College Hall of Fame 1980 PSA 8.5, nm oc
1955 Topps All-American Alex Wojciechowicz 1955 Topps All-American 82 Alex Wojciechowicz center Fordham College Hall of Fame 1955, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Wojciechowicz was inducted into the National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame in 1975. PSA 5
1956 Topps New York Giants Team 1956 Topps 113 New York Giants Team New York Giants This card pictures the 1955 New York Giants team. Future Hall of Fame coaches Vince Lombardi and Tom Landry are included in the photo. Lombardi is an assistant coach in the second row, and Landry is a player, also in the second row.
1957 Giants Team Issue Giants Coaches 1957 Giants Team Issue 36 Giants Coaches
John Dell Isola New York Giants guard, center Fordham
Jim Lee Howell New York Giants coach Arkansas Giants Ring of Honor 2010
Ken Kavanaugh New York Giants halfback LSU College Hall of Fame 1963
Tom Landry New York Giants defensive back, coach Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990, Cowboys Ring of Honor 1993
Vince Lombardi New York Giants coach Fordham Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Packers Hall of Fame 1975
1959 Topps New York Giants Team 1959 Topps 133 New York Giants Team New York Giants Though printed in 1959, this card pictures the 1958 New York Giants team. PSA 7
1964 Philadelphia Packers Play of the Year 1964 Philadelphia 84 Packers Play of the Year SGC 92, nm oc
Vince Lombardi Green Bay Packers coach Fordham Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Packers Hall of Fame 1975
1965 Philadelphia Packers Play of the Year 1965 Philadelphia 84 Packers Play of the Year
Vince Lombardi Green Bay Packers coach Fordham Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Packers Hall of Fame 1975
1974 Fleer Immortal Roll Vince Lombardi 1974 Fleer Immortal Roll 27 Vince Lombardi coach Fordham Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Packers Hall of Fame 1975 Lombardi won 5 NFL championships in 9 seasons in Green Bay.
1975 Fleer Immortal Roll Vince Lombardi 1975 Fleer Immortal Roll 32 Vince Lombardi coach Fordham Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Packers Hall of Fame 1975
1975 Fleer Immortal Roll Alex Wojciechowicz 1975 Fleer Immortal Roll 57 Alex Wojciechowicz center Fordham College Hall of Fame 1955, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 nm+
1977 Touchdown Club Alex Wojciechowicz 1977 Touchdown Club 20 Alex Wojciechowicz center Fordham College Hall of Fame 1955, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1977 Touchdown Club Ed Danowski 1977 Touchdown Club 43 Ed Danowski tailback Fordham Playing for the New York Giants, Danowski led the NFL in passing attempts, completions, yards, and touchdowns in 1935.