Indiana Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1953 Bowman George Taliaferro 1953 Bowman 19 George Taliaferro Baltimore Colts halfback Indiana College Hall of Fame 1981 BVG 7.5
1953 Bowman Cliff Anderson 1953 Bowman 72 Cliff Anderson Chicago Cardinals end Indiana PSA 9
1953 Bowman Pete Pihos 1953 Bowman 73 Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1954 Bowman Pete Pihos 1954 Bowman 9 Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1954 Bowman John Cannady 1954 Bowman 19 John Cannady New York Giants center Indiana
1954 Bowman George Taliaferro 1954 Bowman 50 George Taliaferro Baltimore Colts halfback Indiana College Hall of Fame 1981
1954 Bowman Harry Jagade 1954 Bowman 99 Harry Jagade Cleveland Browns fullback Indiana PSA 9, nm
1954 Bowman Bob Hoernschemeyer 1954 Bowman 124 Bob Hoernschemeyer Detroit Lions halfback Indiana exmt
1955 Bowman Pete Pihos 1955 Bowman 10 Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 nm
1955 Bowman Bob Hoernschemeyer 1955 Bowman 84 Bob Hoernschemeyer Detroit Lions halfback Indiana PSA 8
1955 Bowman Harry Jagade 1955 Bowman 96 Harry Jagade Chicago Bears fullback Indiana PSA 8
1955 Bowman George Taliaferro 1955 Bowman 97 George Taliaferro Baltimore Colts halfback Indiana College Hall of Fame 1981 PSA 8, PSA 8 oc
1956 Parkhurst Mel Becket 1956 Parkhurst 12 Mel Becket Saskatchewan Roughriders center, tight end Indiana Error card

Becket's last name is misspelled "Beckett" on the back of this card. On December 9, 1956, Becket died in a plane crash with four other Canadian football players: Gordon Sturtridge, Mario DeMarco, Ray Syrnyk, and Cal Jones.
PSA 5
1956 Topps Green Bay Packers Team 1956 Topps 7 Green Bay Packers Team Green Bay Packers This card pictures the 1955 Packers team. The team photo includes Deral Teteak, a member of the Packers Hall of Fame who never appeared on a card of his own. PSA 7
1956 Topps Philadelphia Eagles Team 1956 Topps 40 Philadelphia Eagles Team Philadelphia Eagles This card pictures the 1955 Philadelphia Eagles team.
1956 Topps Baltimore Colts Team 1956 Topps 48 Baltimore Colts Team Baltimore Colts This card pictures the 1955 Baltimore Colts team. Hall of Fame NFL coach Don Shula is in the front row. Leroy Vaughn, father of major league baseball's Mo Vaughn, is in the back row.
1956 Topps Detroit Lions Team 1956 Topps 92 Detroit Lions Team Detroit Lions This card pictures the 1955 Lions team.
1956 Topps Chicago Bears Team 1956 Topps 119 Chicago Bears Team Chicago Bears This card pictures the 1955 Chicago Bears team. You can see a larger copy of the image in the Bears Photo Store. One of the players on the card, Harry Hugasian, played part of the 1955 season for the Baltimore Colts, and he also appears on the Colts team card. exmt
1957 Topps Gene Gedman 1957 Topps 44 Gene Gedman Detroit Lions halfback Indiana Rookie card PSA 6
1958 Topps Detroit Lions Team 1958 Topps 115 Detroit Lions Team Detroit Lions This card pictures the 1957 Detroit Lions team. Click here to see a large, black-and-white copy of this image. This was the last Lions team to win the NFL title; they beat the Browns 59-14 in the championship game. exmt
1959 Topps Gene Gedman 1959 Topps 35 Gene Gedman Detroit Lions halfback Indiana nm, PSA 6
1959 Topps CFL Ralph Goldston 1959 Topps CFL 77 Ralph Goldston Hamilton Tiger-Cats halfback Indiana, Youngstown State Goldston played for the Philadelphia Eagles in 1952, 1954, and 1955. PSA 9, nm+
1960 Fleer Joe Amstutz 1960 Fleer 28 Joe Amstutz Los Angeles Chargers center Indiana Rookie card

Amstutz never played a regular season game in the AFL. He did play for the Cleveland Browns in 1957, however.
1960 Fleer Bob Fee 1960 Fleer 29 Bob Fee Boston Patriots fullback Indiana PSA 8.5, SGC 92, PSA 8, nm+
1960 Fleer Lou Saban 1960 Fleer 55 Lou Saban Boston Patriots coach Indiana Rookie card

Saban played for the Cleveland Browns in the AAFC from 1946 to 1949.
PSA 8