Northwestern Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1961 Fleer Ron Burton 1961 Fleer 179 Ron Burton Boston Patriots halfback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1990 Burton placed tenth in voting for the 1959 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates. nm
1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures Willmer Fowler 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 47 Willmer Fowler Buffalo Bills halfback Northwestern
1961 Packers Lake to Lake Andy Cvercko 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 12 Andy Cvercko Green Bay Packers guard Northwestern
1961 Topps Ray Wietecha 1961 Topps 89 Ray Wietecha New York Giants center Northwestern, Michigan State nm
1961 Topps CFL Jim Andreotti 1961 Topps CFL 103 Jim Andreotti Toronto Argonauts linebacker, center Northwestern exmt
1962 Fleer Ron Burton 1962 Fleer 2 Ron Burton Boston Patriots halfback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1990
1962 Fleer Fred Williamson 1962 Fleer 74 Fred Williamson Oakland Raiders defensive back Northwestern Rookie card

Williamson had a 91-yard interception return in 1962, longest in the AFL.
1962 Post CFL Jim Andreotti 1962 Post CFL 45 Jim Andreotti Toronto Argonauts linebacker, center Northwestern
1962 Topps Fate Echols 1962 Topps 149 Fate Echols St. Louis Cardinals tackle Northwestern Short print
1963 Fleer Ron Burton 1963 Fleer 3 Ron Burton Boston Patriots halfback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1990 nm
1963 Fleer Fred Williamson 1963 Fleer 63 Fred Williamson Oakland Raiders defensive back Northwestern
1963 Post CFL Jim Andreotti 1963 Post CFL 37 Jim Andreotti Toronto Argonauts linebacker, center Northwestern
1963 Post CFL Dick Thornton 1963 Post CFL 87 Dick Thornton Winnipeg Blue Bombers defensive back, quarterback Northwestern Thornton returned 3 interceptions for touchdowns in 1963.
1963 Post CFL Ray Purdin 1963 Post CFL 97 Ray Purdin Saskatchewan Roughriders halfback Northwestern
1963 Stancraft Otto Graham 1963 Stancraft 6D Otto Graham Cleveland Browns quarterback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Graham was the head coach of the Washington Redskins from 1966 to 1968. He was succeeded by Vince Lombardi.
1963 Topps Andy Cvercko 1963 Topps 78 Andy Cvercko Dallas Cowboys guard Northwestern Rookie card, short print
1963 Topps CFL Ray Purdin 1963 Topps CFL 60 Ray Purdin Saskatchewan Roughriders halfback Northwestern PSA 8
1964 Kahns Paul Flatley 1964 Kahns 11 Paul Flatley Minnesota Vikings end Northwestern Flatley was the 1963 NFL Rookie of the Year.
1964 Philadelphia Lions Play of the Year 1964 Philadelphia 70 Lions Play of the Year Wilson's son, George Jr., played for the Miami Dolphins. See my Fathers and Sons page for cards of other fathers and sons who played professional football. SGC 92
George Wilson Sr. Detroit Lions end, coach Northwestern
1964 Philadelphia Paul Flatley 1964 Philadelphia 102 Paul Flatley Minnesota Vikings end Northwestern Rookie card
1964 Philadelphia Irv Cross 1964 Philadelphia 131 Irv Cross Philadelphia Eagles defensive back Northwestern Rookie card
1964 Topps Ron Burton 1964 Topps 4 Ron Burton Boston Patriots halfback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1990 Short print
1964 Topps Larry Onesti 1964 Topps 81 Larry Onesti Houston Oilers linebacker Northwestern Rookie card nm
1964 Topps Fred Williamson 1964 Topps 152 Fred Williamson Oakland Raiders defensive back Northwestern Short print
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.