Illinois Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1963 Post CFL Jack Delveaux 1963 Post CFL 74 Jack Delveaux Winnipeg Blue Bombers fullback Illinois
1963 Post CFL Bill Burrell 1963 Post CFL 92 Bill Burrell Saskatchewan Roughriders guard, linebacker Illinois Burrell placed fourth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1959. See the Gallery's page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
1963 Stancraft Bobby Mitchell 1963 Stancraft 3C Bobby Mitchell Washington Redskins halfback Illinois Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983, Browns Ring of Honor 2010
1963 Stancraft Buddy Young 1963 Stancraft 8H Buddy Young Baltimore Colts halfback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1968
1963 Stancraft George Halas 1963 Stancraft 11H George Halas Chicago Bears coach, end Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Halas's number 7 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.
1963 Topps Rich Kreitling 1963 Topps 16 Rich Kreitling Cleveland Browns end Illinois Short print PSA 8
1963 Topps Ray Nitschke 1963 Topps 96 Ray Nitschke Green Bay Packers linebacker Illinois Packers Hall of Fame 1978, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1978 Rookie card
1963 Topps Abe Woodson 1963 Topps 141 Abe Woodson San Francisco 49ers defensive back Illinois nm
1963 Topps Ernie McMillan 1963 Topps 152 Ernie McMillan St. Louis Cardinals tackle Illinois Rookie card nm
1963 Topps Bobby Mitchell 1963 Topps 159 Bobby Mitchell Washington Redskins halfback Illinois Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Short print PSA 8 OC, exmt
1963 Topps CFL Jack Delveaux 1963 Topps CFL 85 Jack Delveaux Winnipeg Blue Bombers fullback Illinois exmt
1964 Kahns Bobby Mitchell 1964 Kahns 27 Bobby Mitchell Washington Redskins halfback Illinois Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983, Browns Ring of Honor 2010
1964 Kahns Abe Woodson 1964 Kahns 53 Abe Woodson San Francisco 49ers defensive back Illinois
1964 Philadelphia Bears Play of the Year 1964 Philadelphia 28 Bears Play of the Year SGC 88, SGC 86, nm
George Halas Chicago Bears coach, end Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1964 Philadelphia Rich Kreitling 1964 Philadelphia 36 Rich Kreitling Cleveland Browns end Illinois
1964 Philadelphia Bill Brown 1964 Philadelphia 101 Bill Brown Minnesota Vikings running back Illinois Vikings Ring of Honor 2004 Rookie card
1964 Philadelphia Abe Woodson 1964 Philadelphia 166 Abe Woodson San Francisco 49ers defensive back Illinois SGC 96, PSA 8, nm
1964 Philadelphia Ernie McMillan 1964 Philadelphia 175 Ernie McMillan St. Louis Cardinals tackle Illinois nm
1964 Philadelphia Bobby Mitchell 1964 Philadelphia 189 Bobby Mitchell Washington Redskins halfback Illinois Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 PSA 8, nm
1964 Philadelphia Joe Rutgens 1964 Philadelphia 192 Joe Rutgens Washington Redskins tackle Illinois Rookie card
1964 Topps Jerry Sturm 1964 Topps 63 Jerry Sturm Denver Broncos tackle, guard Illinois Rookie card
1964 Topps Mike Taliaferro 1964 Topps 126 Mike Taliaferro New York Jets quarterback Illinois Rookie card PSA 9, PSA 8, nm
1964 Topps Joe Krakoski 1964 Topps 143 Joe Krakoski Oakland Raiders defensive back Illinois Rookie card

Krakoski's son, also named Joe, was a linebacker for the Redskins in 1986.
PSA 9, nm
1964 Topps Oakland Raiders Team 1964 Topps 153 Oakland Raiders Team Oakland Raiders This card pictures the 1963 Raiders team. Al Davis was the head coach; he is on the far left end of the back row.
1964 Topps CFL Jack Delveaux 1964 Topps CFL 85 Jack Delveaux Winnipeg Blue Bombers fullback Illinois