Maryland Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1950 Topps Felt Backs Ed Modzelewski 1950 Topps Felt Backs 58 Ed Modzelewski fullback Maryland Rookie card

Modzelewski played six seasons for the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cleveland Browns.
1952 Bowman Large Ed Modzelewski 1952 Bowman Large 8 Ed Modzelewski Pittsburgh Steelers fullback Maryland Modzelewski's younger brother, Dick Modzelewski, also played in the NFL. SGC 86
1952 Bowman Small Ed Modzelewski 1952 Bowman Small 8 Ed Modzelewski Pittsburgh Steelers fullback Maryland
1953 Bowman Jack Scarbath 1953 Bowman 50 Jack Scarbath Washington Redskins quarterback Maryland College Hall of Fame 1983 Rookie card
1954 Blue Ribbon Bob Dean 1954 Blue Ribbon 41 Bob Dean Edmonton Eskimos kicker, tackle Maryland
1954 Blue Ribbon Bernie Faloney 1954 Blue Ribbon 47 Bernie Faloney Edmonton Eskimos quarterback Maryland Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1974
1954 Bowman Jack Scarbath 1954 Bowman 3 Jack Scarbath Washington Redskins quarterback Maryland College Hall of Fame 1983 Scarbath finished second in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1952, behind Billy Vessels. PSA 9
1954 Bowman Chet Hanulak 1954 Bowman 90 Chet Hanulak Cleveland Browns halfback Maryland Short print
1955 Bowman Ray Krouse 1955 Bowman 51 Ray Krouse New York Giants defensive tackle Maryland
1955 Bowman Dick Bielski 1955 Bowman 149 Dick Bielski Philadelphia Eagles end, fullback Maryland Rookie card exmt
1955 Rams Team Issue Ron Waller 1955 Rams Team Issue 36 Ron Waller Los Angeles Rams halfback Maryland Waller led the NFL in all-purpose yards in 1955, his rookie season. ex
1956 Giants Team Issue Dick Modzelewski 1956 Giants Team Issue 19 Dick Modzelewski New York Giants defensive tackle Maryland Outland Trophy 1952, College Hall of Fame 1993
1956 Giants Team Issue Dick Nolan 1956 Giants Team Issue 21 Dick Nolan New York Giants defensive back Maryland exmt
1956 Parkhurst Bob Dean 1956 Parkhurst 6 Bob Dean Edmonton Eskimos kicker, tackle Maryland
1956 Parkhurst John Alderton 1956 Parkhurst 29 John Alderton Calgary Stampeders end Maryland Alderton played for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1953.
1956 Topps Philadelphia Eagles Team 1956 Topps 40 Philadelphia Eagles Team Philadelphia Eagles This card pictures the 1955 Philadelphia Eagles team.
1956 Topps Cleveland Browns Team 1956 Topps 45 Cleveland Browns Team Cleveland Browns This card pictures the 1955 Cleveland Browns team. 1955 was Otto Graham's last season, and the Browns won the NFL Championship. Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll was a linebacker on the 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 Washington Redskins Team 1956 Topps 61 Washington Redskins Team Washington Redskins Short print

This card pictures the 1955 Washington Redskins team. About 15 of the players never appeared on cards of their own.
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1956 Topps Pittsburgh Steelers Team 1956 Topps 63 Pittsburgh Steelers Team Pittsburgh Steelers This card pictures the 1955 Steelers team. For a larger version of the image on the card, see the 1955 Pittsburgh Steelers page at steelersuk.com.
1956 Topps Bob Pellegrini 1956 Topps 64 Bob Pellegrini Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Maryland College Hall of Fame 1996 Rookie card

Pellegrini was the All-Stars' MVP in the 1956 College All-Star game against the Cleveland Browns. The Browns beat the All-Stars 26-0.
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1956 Topps Stan Jones 1956 Topps 71 Stan Jones Chicago Bears guard Maryland Pro Football Hall of Fame 1991, College Hall of Fame 2000 Rookie card PSA 6, exmt
1956 Topps Dick Bielski 1956 Topps 76 Dick Bielski Philadelphia Eagles end, fullback Maryland
1956 Topps Ron Waller 1956 Topps 102 Ron Waller Los Angeles Rams halfback Maryland Rookie card
1956 Topps New York Giants Team 1956 Topps 113 New York Giants Team New York Giants This card pictures the 1955 New York Giants team. Future Hall of Fame coaches Vince Lombardi and Tom Landry are included in the photo. Lombardi is an assistant coach in the second row, and Landry is a player, also in the second row.