Illinois Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1971 Topps Ernie McMillan 1971 Topps 161 Ernie McMillan St. Louis Cardinals tackle Illinois
1971 Topps Preston Pearson 1971 Topps 177 Preston Pearson Pittsburgh Steelers running back Illinois Rookie card
1971 Topps Mike Taliaferro 1971 Topps 259 Mike Taliaferro New England Patriots quarterback Illinois
1971 Topps Game Dick Butkus 1971 Topps Game 1 Dick Butkus Chicago Bears linebacker Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979, College Hall of Fame 1983 ex
1972 NFLPA Iron Ons Dick Butkus 1972 NFLPA Iron Ons 6 Dick Butkus Chicago Bears linebacker Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979, College Hall of Fame 1983
1972 NFLPA Vinyl Stickers Dick Butkus 1972 NFLPA Vinyl Stickers 6cor Dick Butkus Chicago Bears linebacker Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979, College Hall of Fame 1983
1972 NFLPA Vinyl Stickers Dick Butkus 1972 NFLPA Vinyl Stickers 6err Dick Butkus Chicago Bears linebacker Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979, College Hall of Fame 1983 Error card

Butkus's image is reversed on this sticker. See my page of football cards with reversed images.
1972 Sunoco Stamps Don Hansen 1972 Sunoco Stamps 17 Don Hansen Atlanta Falcons linebacker Illinois
1972 Sunoco Stamps Cyril Pinder 1972 Sunoco Stamps 83 Cyril Pinder Chicago Bears running back Illinois Pinder played in the WFL in 1974 and 1975. In 1974 he played for the Chicago Fire and gained 925 yards. In 1975 he played for the Chicago Winds.
1972 Sunoco Stamps Ed O 1972 Sunoco Stamps 88 Ed O'Bradovich Chicago Bears defensive end Illinois
1972 Sunoco Stamps Dick Butkus 1972 Sunoco Stamps 90 Dick Butkus Chicago Bears linebacker Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979, College Hall of Fame 1983
1972 Sunoco Stamps Doug Dieken 1972 Sunoco Stamps 122 Doug Dieken Cleveland Browns tackle Illinois Dieken played 14 seasons in the NFL, all for the Browns.
1972 Sunoco Stamps Preston Pearson 1972 Sunoco Stamps 514 Preston Pearson Pittsburgh Steelers running back Illinois
1972 Sunoco Stamps Ernie McMillan 1972 Sunoco Stamps 534 Ernie McMillan St. Louis Cardinals tackle Illinois
1972 Topps Dick Butkus 1972 Topps 170 Dick Butkus Chicago Bears linebacker Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979, College Hall of Fame 1983
1972 Topps Ed O 1972 Topps 197 Ed O'Bradovich Chicago Bears defensive end Illinois
1972 Topps Preston Pearson 1972 Topps 306 Preston Pearson Pittsburgh Steelers running back Illinois
1972 Topps Dick Butkus In Action 1972 Topps 341 Dick Butkus In Action
Dick Butkus Chicago Bears linebacker Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979, College Hall of Fame 1983
1973 Topps Don Hansen 1973 Topps 173 Don Hansen Atlanta Falcons linebacker Illinois Rookie card
1973 Topps Dick Butkus 1973 Topps 300 Dick Butkus Chicago Bears linebacker Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979, College Hall of Fame 1983
1973 Topps Bill Brown 1973 Topps 474 Bill Brown Minnesota Vikings running back Illinois Vikings Ring of Honor 2004
1973 Topps Ernie McMillan 1973 Topps 488 Ernie McMillan St. Louis Cardinals tackle Illinois
1974 Fleer Immortal Roll Red Grange 1974 Fleer Immortal Roll 15 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 exmt
1974 Fleer Immortal Roll George Halas 1974 Fleer Immortal Roll 16 George Halas coach, end Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Halas played for the Bears for 9 seasons and coached them for 40. He also played 12 games for baseball's New York Yankees in 1919.
1974 Topps Don Hansen 1974 Topps 3 Don Hansen Atlanta Falcons linebacker Illinois