Notre Dame Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1948 Leaf Jim Martin 1948 Leaf 24 Jim Martin linebacker, kicker Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1995 Rookie card
1948 Leaf Elmer Angsman 1948 Leaf 25B Elmer Angsman Chicago Cardinals halfback Notre Dame Rookie card

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1948 Leaf Elmer Angsman 1948 Leaf 25W Elmer Angsman Chicago Cardinals halfback Notre Dame Rookie card

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1948 Leaf George Connor 1948 Leaf 37 George Connor Chicago Bears linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975 Rookie card
1948 Leaf Boley Dancewicz 1948 Leaf 38 Boley Dancewicz Boston Yanks quarterback Notre Dame Rookie card, error card

Dancewitz's last name is misspelled "Dancewitz" on this card.
1948 Leaf Jim White 1948 Leaf 45 Jim White New York Giants tackle Notre Dame Rookie card PSA 5
1948 Leaf Frank Tripucka 1948 Leaf 49 Frank Tripucka quarterback Notre Dame Broncos Ring of Fame 1986 Rookie card

Tripucka backed up Heisman winner John Lujack in 1946 and 1947, and he started for Notre Dame in 1948. He led the Irish to a 9-0-1 record, and the team finished number 2 in the country, behind Michigan.
1948 Leaf William O 1948 Leaf 89 William O'Connor Los Angeles Rams end, defensive end Notre Dame Rookie card
1948 Leaf Leon Hart 1948 Leaf 91 Leon Hart fullback Notre Dame Heisman Trophy 1949, College Hall of Fame 1973 Rookie card
1948 Topps Magic Photos Bill Fischer 1948 Topps Magic Photos 5C Bill Fischer tackle, guard Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1983
1948 Topps Magic Photos John Lujack 1948 Topps Magic Photos 6C John Lujack quarterback Notre Dame Heisman Trophy 1947, College Hall of Fame 1960 PSA 6
1948 Topps Magic Photos George Connor 1948 Topps Magic Photos 9C George Connor linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975
1948 Topps Magic Photos Army - Notre Dame 1948 Topps Magic Photos 13C Army - Notre Dame Army, Notre Dame
1949 Leaf Bill Fischer 1949 Leaf 7 Bill Fischer Chicago Cardinals tackle, guard Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1983 Fischer was the last player chosen in the 1948 NFL Draft. See my Mr. Irrelevant page for cards of more players who were drafted last. ex
1949 Leaf Elmer Angsman 1949 Leaf 9 Elmer Angsman Chicago Cardinals halfback Notre Dame
1949 Leaf Jim White 1949 Leaf 39 Jim White New York Giants tackle Notre Dame White placed ninth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1943. See my football cards of Heisman candidates page.
1949 Leaf George Connor 1949 Leaf 40 George Connor Chicago Bears linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975
1949 Leaf Frank Tripucka 1949 Leaf 43 Frank Tripucka Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Notre Dame Broncos Ring of Fame 1986 The Philadelphia Eagles drafted Tripucka with their first pick in 1949, but they traded him to the Lions. He played for the Lions just one season.
1949 Leaf John Lujack 1949 Leaf 56 John Lujack Chicago Bears quarterback Notre Dame Heisman Trophy 1947, College Hall of Fame 1960 Lujack finished third in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1946, behind Glenn Davis. Lujack won the Heisman in 1947.
1950 Bowman Elmer Angsman 1950 Bowman 21 Elmer Angsman Chicago Cardinals halfback Notre Dame
1950 Bowman John Lujack 1950 Bowman 26 John Lujack Chicago Bears quarterback Notre Dame Heisman Trophy 1947, College Hall of Fame 1960 PSA 7
1950 Bowman Leon Hart 1950 Bowman 38 Leon Hart Detroit Lions fullback Notre Dame Heisman Trophy 1949, College Hall of Fame 1973 nm
1950 Bowman Jim Martin 1950 Bowman 44 Jim Martin Cleveland Browns linebacker, kicker Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1995 ex+
1950 Bowman Larry Coutre 1950 Bowman 47 Larry Coutre Green Bay Packers halfback Notre Dame ex+
1950 Bowman Mike Swistowicz 1950 Bowman 50 Mike Swistowicz New York Yanks fullback, defensive back Notre Dame nm