Purdue Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1968 Topps Erich Barnes 1968 Topps 102 Erich Barnes Cleveland Browns defensive back Purdue Barnes played for three NFL teams--the Chicago Bears, New York Giants, and Cleveland Browns--and he made the Pro Bowl with all three.
1968 Topps Len Dawson 1968 Topps 171 Len Dawson Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Purdue Chiefs Hall of Fame 1979, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1987
1968 Topps Bob Griese 1968 Topps 196 Bob Griese Miami Dolphins quarterback Purdue College Hall of Fame 1984, Dolphins Honor Roll 1990, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990 Rookie card

Griese placed eighth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1965, and second in 1966. See the Gallery's page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates.
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1968 Topps John Charles 1968 Topps 202 John Charles Boston Patriots defensive back Purdue Rookie card PSA 9, nm
1969 Glendale Stamps John Charles 1969 Glendale Stamps 30 John Charles Boston Patriots defensive back Purdue
1969 Glendale Stamps Charlie King 1969 Glendale Stamps 66 Charlie King Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Purdue King played from 1966 to 1969 for the Bills and Bengals. His brother Tony played for the Bills in 1967; the brothers were teammates that season.
1969 Glendale Stamps Erich Barnes 1969 Glendale Stamps 73 Erich Barnes Cleveland Browns defensive back Purdue
1969 Glendale Stamps Ed Flanagan 1969 Glendale Stamps 112 Ed Flanagan Detroit Lions center Purdue
1969 Glendale Stamps Jim Beirne 1969 Glendale Stamps 134 Jim Beirne Houston Oilers wide receiver Purdue
1969 Glendale Stamps Len Dawson 1969 Glendale Stamps 148 Len Dawson Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Purdue Chiefs Hall of Fame 1979, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1987 Dawson was the MVP of Super Bowl IV.
1969 Glendale Stamps Bob Griese 1969 Glendale Stamps 175 Bob Griese Miami Dolphins quarterback Purdue College Hall of Fame 1984, Dolphins Honor Roll 1990, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990 Error card

Griese's image is reversed on this stamp. See my page of football cards with reversed images.
1969 Glendale Stamps Don Brumm 1969 Glendale Stamps 268 Don Brumm St. Louis Cardinals defensive back Purdue
1969 Topps Erich Barnes 1969 Topps 4 Erich Barnes Cleveland Browns defensive back Purdue
1969 Topps Len Dawson 1969 Topps 20 Len Dawson Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Purdue Chiefs Hall of Fame 1979, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1987 nm
1969 Topps Charlie King 1969 Topps 79 Charlie King Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Purdue Rookie card, error card

Name misspelled "Charley."
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1969 Topps Don Brumm 1969 Topps 87 Don Brumm St. Louis Cardinals defensive back Purdue Rookie card
1969 Topps Larry Bowie 1969 Topps 126 Larry Bowie Minnesota Vikings guard Purdue Bowie did not play in 1969. He retired after suffering a blot clot in his brain during the 1968 season.
1969 Topps Bob Griese 1969 Topps 161 Bob Griese Miami Dolphins quarterback Purdue College Hall of Fame 1984, Dolphins Honor Roll 1990, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Larry Bowie, Willis Crenshaw, Paul Flatley, Tommy Davis 1969 Topps 4-in-1 10 Larry Bowie, Willis Crenshaw, Paul Flatley, Tommy Davis nm+
Larry Bowie Minnesota Vikings guard Purdue
Willis Crenshaw St. Louis Cardinals fullback Kansas State
Tommy Davis San Francisco 49ers kicker, punter LSU
Paul Flatley Atlanta Falcons end Northwestern
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Bob Griese, Jim LeMoine, Walt Sweeney, Dave Grayson 1969 Topps 4-in-1 18 Bob Griese, Jim LeMoine, Walt Sweeney, Dave Grayson PSA 8, nm
Dave Grayson Oakland Raiders defensive back Oregon
Bob Griese Miami Dolphins quarterback Purdue College Hall of Fame 1984, Dolphins Honor Roll 1990, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990
Jim LeMoine Houston Oilers guard Chabot Junior College, Utah State
Walt Sweeney San Diego Chargers guard Syracuse Chargers Hall of Fame 1981
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Chuck Howley, Brian Piccolo, Chris Hanburger, Ernie Barnes 1969 Topps 4-in-1 26 Chuck Howley, Brian Piccolo, Chris Hanburger, Ernie Barnes Error card

Piccolo's name is misspelled "Bryon."
Erich Barnes Cleveland Browns defensive back Purdue
Chris Hanburger Washington Redskins linebacker North Carolina Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2011
Chuck Howley Dallas Cowboys linebacker West Virginia Cowboys Ring of Honor 1977
Brian Piccolo Chicago Bears running back Wake Forest
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Charlie King, Bob Cappadona, Ben Davidson, Fred Arbanas 1969 Topps 4-in-1 31 Charlie King, Bob Cappadona, Ben Davidson, Fred Arbanas exmt
Fred Arbanas Kansas City Chiefs tight end Michigan State Chiefs Hall of Fame 1973
Bob Cappadona Buffalo Bills running back Northeastern
Ben Davidson Oakland Raiders defensive end Washington
Charlie King Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Purdue
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Walt Suggs, Len Dawson, Al Denson, Sherrill Headrick 1969 Topps 4-in-1 55 Walt Suggs, Len Dawson, Al Denson, Sherrill Headrick SGC 96, PSA 8, exmt
Len Dawson Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Purdue Chiefs Hall of Fame 1979, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1987
Al Denson Denver Broncos end Florida A and M
Sherrill Headrick Cincinnati Bengals linebacker TCU Chiefs Hall of Fame 1993
Walt Suggs Houston Oilers tackle Mississippi State
1969 Topps Mini-Card Albums Cleveland Browns 1969 Topps Mini-Card Albums 4 Cleveland Browns Cleveland Browns
1969 Topps Mini-Card Albums Minnesota Vikings 1969 Topps Mini-Card Albums 9 Minnesota Vikings Minnesota Vikings The image on the cover of this album also appeared, with the player's number altered, in the inset photo on Don Perkins's 1962 Topps football card.