LSU Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1948 Bowman Steve Van Buren 1948 Bowman 7 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

According to his page on the Pro Football Hall of Fame web site, Van Buren failed to make his high school football team as a sophomore.
PSA 7
1948 Bowman Dan Sandifer 1948 Bowman 87 Dan Sandifer Washington Redskins defensive back, halfback LSU Rookie card, short print

Sandifer led the NFL with 13 interceptions in 1948. He also had the league's longest reception, an 86-yarder.
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1948-52 Exhibit Y.A. Tittle 1948-52 Exhibit 49 Y.A. Tittle quarterback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Tittle and Al Baldwin were the MVPs of the 1947 Cotton Bowl Classic.
1948-52 Exhibit Steve Van Buren 1948-52 Exhibit 54 Steve Van Buren halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1948 Leaf Steve Van Buren 1948 Leaf 22G Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

Variation with green jersey.
1948 Leaf Steve Van Buren 1948 Leaf 22Y Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

Variation with yellow jersey.
1948 Leaf Ken Kavanaugh 1948 Leaf 23 Ken Kavanaugh halfback LSU College Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card
1948 Leaf Harrell Collins 1948 Leaf 67 Harrell Collins fullback, halfback LSU Rookie card
1949 Leaf Ken Kavanaugh 1949 Leaf 51 Ken Kavanaugh Chicago Bears halfback LSU College Hall of Fame 1963 vg-ex
1949 Leaf Steve Van Buren 1949 Leaf 79 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Van Buren rushed for 205 yards in a game against Pittsburgh in 1949, setting an Eagles team record that stood until 2013.
1950 Bowman Y.A. Tittle 1950 Bowman 5 Y.A. Tittle Baltimore Colts quarterback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card

Tittle started his career with the AAFC's Baltimore Colts in 1948. He remained with the team when it joined the NFL in 1950. He led the league in pass completions that year, with 161.
PSA 7
1950 Bowman Steve Van Buren 1950 Bowman 23 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Van Buren led the NFL in rushing four times: 1945, 1947, 1948, and 1949. PSA 8
1950 Bowman Walter Barnes 1950 Bowman 61 Walter Barnes Philadelphia Eagles guard LSU Rookie card PSA 8
1950 Bowman Dan Sandifer 1950 Bowman 74 Dan Sandifer Detroit Lions defensive back, halfback LSU Sandifer played for three different NFL teams during the 1950 regular season, but he didn't miss a week. He played five games for the Lions, two for the 49ers, and five for the Eagles. PSA 7
1950 Bowman Dub Jones 1950 Bowman 117 Dub Jones Cleveland Browns halfback LSU, Tulane Rookie card
1950 Bowman Ken Kavanaugh 1950 Bowman 137 Ken Kavanaugh Chicago Bears halfback LSU College Hall of Fame 1963
1950 Bread for Health Labels Y.A. Tittle 1950 Bread for Health Labels 25 Y.A. Tittle Baltimore Colts quarterback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009, Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1950 Bread for Health Labels Steve Van Buren 1950 Bread for Health Labels 29 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1950 Topps Felt Backs Melvin Lyle 1950 Topps Felt Backs 49 Melvin Lyle end LSU PSA 6, PSA 5
1951 Bowman Steve Van Buren 1951 Bowman 10 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Van Buren's brother, Ebert, also played for the Eagles. The brothers were teammates in 1951.
1951 Bowman Ed Neal 1951 Bowman 18 Ed Neal Green Bay Packers center, guard LSU, Tulane PSA 8
1951 Bowman Y.A. Tittle 1951 Bowman 32 Y.A. Tittle San Francisco 49ers quarterback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Tittle's full name is Yelberton Abraham Tittle. PSA 8
1951 Bowman Zollie Toth 1951 Bowman 45 Zollie Toth New York Yanks fullback LSU exmt
1951 Bowman Walter Barnes 1951 Bowman 48 Walter Barnes Philadelphia Eagles guard LSU After football, Barnes had a long acting career. ex
1951 Bowman Dub Jones 1951 Bowman 74 Dub Jones Cleveland Browns halfback LSU, Tulane Jones scored six touchdowns in a game against the Chicago Bears in 1951.