Oklahoma Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1948-52 Exhibit Jack Jacobs 1948-52 Exhibit 24 Jack Jacobs quarterback, halfback Oklahoma Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1963
1948 Leaf Jack Jacobs 1948 Leaf 46A Jack Jacobs Green Bay Packers quarterback, halfback Oklahoma Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card

with jersey number
1948 Leaf Jack Jacobs 1948 Leaf 46B Jack Jacobs Green Bay Packers quarterback, halfback Oklahoma Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card

without jersey number
1949 Leaf Jack Jacobs 1949 Leaf 90 Jack Jacobs Green Bay Packers quarterback, halfback Oklahoma Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1963 vg-ex
1950 Bowman Joe Golding 1950 Bowman 12 Joe Golding New York Yanks halfback Oklahoma Rookie card

Golding played from 1947 to 1952 for the Boston/New York Yanks. He led the NFL with five fumble recoveries in 1948.
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1950 Bowman George Thomas 1950 Bowman 31 George Thomas Washington Redskins halfback Oklahoma exmt
1950 Bowman Paul Burris 1950 Bowman 82 Paul Burris Green Bay Packers guard, halfback Tulsa, Oklahoma Rookie card

Burris played three seasons in the NFL, 1949-1951, all with the Packers.
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1950 Topps Felt Backs Darrell Royal (brown) 1950 Topps Felt Backs 71B Darrell Royal (brown) Rookie card

Royal coached the Edmonton Eskimos for one season, 1953.
Darrell Royal quarterback Oklahoma College Hall of Fame 1983
1950 Topps Felt Backs Darrell Royal (yellow) 1950 Topps Felt Backs 71Y Darrell Royal (yellow) Rookie card

As a head coach at Mississippi State, Washington, and Texas, Royal had a record of 184-60-5.
Darrell Royal quarterback Oklahoma College Hall of Fame 1983
1951 Berk Ross Wade Walker 1951 Berk Ross 3-14 Wade Walker tackle Oklahoma PSA 8
1951 Bowman Paul Burris 1951 Bowman 89 Paul Burris Green Bay Packers guard, halfback Tulsa, Oklahoma Burris's brother Kurt is a member of the College Football Hall of Fame. SGC 86
1951 Bowman Leon Heath 1951 Bowman 106 Leon Heath Washington Redskins halfback Oklahoma Rookie card
1951 Bowman Joe Golding 1951 Bowman 115 Joe Golding New York Yanks halfback Oklahoma According to the back of this card, Golding was awarded the Silver Star, Bronze Star, and Purple Heart for his service in World War II. vg-ex
1951 Topps Magic Jim Weatherall 1951 Topps Magic 12 Jim Weatherall tackle Oklahoma Outland Trophy 1951, College Hall of Fame 1992 PSA 7
1952 Bowman Large Leon Heath 1952 Bowman Large 91 Leon Heath Washington Redskins halfback Oklahoma Short print
1952 Bowman Large John Rapacz 1952 Bowman Large 131 John Rapacz New York Giants center Western Michigan, Oklahoma PSA 8
1952 Bowman Small Leon Heath 1952 Bowman Small 91 Leon Heath Washington Redskins halfback Oklahoma Heath placed seventh in voting for the 1950 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
1952 Bowman Small John Rapacz 1952 Bowman Small 131 John Rapacz New York Giants center Western Michigan, Oklahoma PSA 9
1953 Bowman Tom Catlin 1953 Bowman 35 Tom Catlin Cleveland Browns center Oklahoma Rookie card

Catlin placed tenth in voting for the 1952 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
1953 Bowman John Rapacz 1953 Bowman 57 John Rapacz New York Giants center Western Michigan, Oklahoma
1953 Bowman Leon Heath 1953 Bowman 63 Leon Heath Washington Redskins halfback Oklahoma
1953 Rams Team Issue Stan West 1953 Rams Team Issue 34 Stan West Los Angeles Rams guard Oklahoma West was the Ram's first choice in the 1950 draft. nm
1954 Blue Ribbon Jack Jacobs 1954 Blue Ribbon 1 Jack Jacobs Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback, halfback Oklahoma Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1963
1954 Blue Ribbon Frank Anderson 1954 Blue Ribbon 40 Frank Anderson Edmonton Eskimos tackle Oklahoma
1954 Blue Ribbon Leon Manley 1954 Blue Ribbon 42 Leon Manley Edmonton Eskimos tackle, guard Oklahoma Manley played for the Green Bay Packers in 1950 and 1951.