Illinois Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back Red Grange 1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back 14 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back Red Grange 1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back 15 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back Red Grange 1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back 16 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back Red Grange 1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back 17 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back Red Grange 1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back 18 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back Red Grange 1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back 19 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back Red Grange 1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back 20 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back Red Grange 1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back 21 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back Red Grange 1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back 22 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back Red Grange 1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back 23 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back Red Grange 1926 Shotwell Red Grange Blank Back 24 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1933 Sport Kings Red Grange 1933 Sport Kings 4 Red Grange Chicago Bears quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card
1948 Bowman Perry Moss 1948 Bowman 83 Perry Moss Green Bay Packers quarterback Tulsa, Illinois Rookie card ex
1948-52 Exhibit Nate Johnson 1948-52 Exhibit 25 Nate Johnson tackle, defensive tackle Illinois
1948-52 Exhibit Julie Rykovich 1948-52 Exhibit 43 Julie Rykovich halfback Illinois, Notre Dame
1948-52 Exhibit Buddy Young 1948-52 Exhibit 58 Buddy Young halfback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1968
1948 Leaf Perry Moss 1948 Leaf 10 Perry Moss Green Bay Packers quarterback Tulsa, Illinois Rookie card
1948 Leaf Russ Steger 1948 Leaf 74 Russ Steger defensive back Illinois Rookie card
1948 Leaf Herb Siegert 1948 Leaf 88 Herb Siegert guard, linebacker Illinois Rookie card
1949 Leaf Herb Siegert 1949 Leaf 70 Herb Siegert Washington Redskins guard, linebacker Illinois Siegert's brother Wayne played for the NFL's New York Yanks in 1951. PSA 6, vg+
1949 Leaf Perry Moss 1949 Leaf 81 Perry Moss Green Bay Packers quarterback Tulsa, Illinois vg-ex
1950 Bowman Alex Agase 1950 Bowman 7 Alex Agase Cleveland Browns guard Illinois College Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card

Agase played 3 seasons for the Chicago Rockets, Los Angeles Dons, and Cleveland Browns of the AAFC, then 3 seasons for the Browns and Baltimore Colts of the NFL. He later held head coaching jobs at Northwestern and Purdue.
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1950 Bowman Buddy Young 1950 Bowman 123 Buddy Young New York Yanks halfback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1968 Rookie card

Young finished fifth in Heisman Trophy voting in 1944--as a freshman. See my football cards of Heisman candidates page.
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1950 Topps Felt Backs Bernie Krueger 1950 Topps Felt Backs 42 Bernie Krueger quarterback Illinois Error card

Krueger's last name is misspelled "Kreuger" on this card. Krueger is a member of the Indiana Football Hall of Fame.
1951 Bowman Julie Rykovich 1951 Bowman 85 Julie Rykovich Chicago Bears halfback Illinois, Notre Dame PSA 8