Michigan Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1951 Bowman Al Wistert 1951 Bowman 11 Al Wistert Philadelphia Eagles tackle Michigan College Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 2009 Error card

Al's nickname was not "Whitey," it was "Ox." "Whitey" was the nickname of Al's brother, Francis.
PSA 7
1951 Bowman Robert Nussbaumer 1951 Bowman 66 Robert Nussbaumer Chicago Cardinals halfback, defensive back Michigan
1951 Bowman Elroy Hirsch 1951 Bowman 76 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974 Hirsch had 1495 receiving yards in 1951, breaking the single-season NFL record. BVG 6.5
1951 Topps Magic Bill Putich 1951 Topps Magic 47 Bill Putich quarterback Michigan
1952 Bowman Large Elroy Hirsch 1952 Bowman Large 37 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974 Short print
1952 Bowman Large Thomas Johnson 1952 Bowman Large 90 Thomas Johnson Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Michigan Short print
1952 Bowman Large Chuck Ortmann 1952 Bowman Large 132 Chuck Ortmann Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback, halfback Michigan PSA 8
1952 Bowman Small Elroy Hirsch 1952 Bowman Small 37 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974
1952 Bowman Small Thomas Johnson 1952 Bowman Small 90 Thomas Johnson Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Michigan
1952 Bowman Small Chuck Ortmann 1952 Bowman Small 132 Chuck Ortmann Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback, halfback Michigan
1953 Bowman Elroy Hirsch 1953 Bowman 22 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974 In 1953, Hirsch starred in Crazylegs, a movie about himself.
1953 Rams Team Issue Elroy Hirsch 1953 Rams Team Issue 12 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974 Hirsch was second in the NFL in receiving yards in 1953, and he was voted first team All-Pro.
1954 Bowman Elroy Hirsch 1954 Bowman 32 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974 ex
1954 Rams Team Issue Elroy Hirsch 1954 Rams Team Issue 11 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974 Hirsch was the MVP of the 1946 College All-Star game. The All-Stars beat the NFL Champion Rams, 16-0.
1955 Bowman Len Ford 1955 Bowman 14 Len Ford Cleveland Browns defensive end Michigan, Morgan State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1976, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card
1955 Bowman Roger Zatkoff 1955 Bowman 111 Roger Zatkoff Green Bay Packers tackle Michigan Rookie card PSA 7, ex
1955 Rams Team Issue Elroy Hirsch 1955 Rams Team Issue 14 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974 ex
1955 Topps All-American Tom Harmon 1955 Topps All-American 35 Tom Harmon halfback Michigan Heisman Trophy 1940, College Hall of Fame 1954 Rookie card

The Chicago Bears chose Harmon with the first overall pick in the 1941 NFL draft.
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1955 Topps All-American Harry Newman 1955 Topps All-American 62 Harry Newman quarterback Michigan College Hall of Fame 1975 Newman is a member of the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame. PSA 8
1955 Topps All-American Benny Friedman 1955 Topps All-American 64 Benny Friedman quarterback Michigan College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2005 Rookie card

Friedman was inducted into the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in 1979.
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1955 Topps All-American Bennie Oosterbaan 1955 Topps All-American 80 Bennie Oosterbaan end Michigan College Hall of Fame 1954
1955 Topps All-American Germany Schulz 1955 Topps All-American 87 Germany Schulz center Michigan College Hall of Fame 1951
1955 Topps All-American Willie Heston 1955 Topps All-American 93 Willie Heston halfback Michigan College Hall of Fame 1954
1955 Topps All-American Chuck Bernard 1955 Topps All-American 94 Chuck Bernard center Michigan
1956 Giants Team Issue Bob Topp 1956 Giants Team Issue 30 Bob Topp New York Giants end Michigan Topp helped the Giants win a game against the Browns in 1956 by intercepting radio signals between the Browns' coach and quarterback. nm