Santa Clara Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1948-52 Exhibit Tom Fears 1948-52 Exhibit 16 Tom Fears end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1950 Bowman Tom Fears 1950 Bowman 51 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976 Rookie card
1950 Bread for Health Labels Tom Fears 1950 Bread for Health Labels 8 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1951 Bowman Tom Fears 1951 Bowman 6 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1951 Bowman Visco Grgich 1951 Bowman 68 Visco Grgich San Francisco 49ers guard, tackle Santa Clara
1951 Topps Magic Ed Rotticci 1951 Topps Magic 35 Ed Rotticci center Santa Clara
1952 Bowman Large Tom Fears 1952 Bowman Large 13 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1952 Bowman Small Tom Fears 1952 Bowman Small 13 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1952 Wheaties Tom Fears in Action 1952 Wheaties 3 Tom Fears in Action In 1949, Fears broke the NFL record for receptions in a season, with 77. In 1950, he broke it again, with 84.
Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1952 Wheaties Tom Fears Portrait 1952 Wheaties 4 Tom Fears Portrait Fears appeared in several movies; one was Two-Minute Warning.
Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1953 Bowman Tom Fears 1953 Bowman 36 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1953 Bowman Gern Nagler 1953 Bowman 54 Gern Nagler Baltimore Colts end Santa Clara
1953 Rams Team Issue Tom Fears 1953 Rams Team Issue 8 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976 Fears was the first coach of the New Orleans Saints. ex
1953 Rams Team Issue John Hock 1953 Rams Team Issue 13 John Hock Los Angeles Rams guard Santa Clara Hock joined the Rams in 1953 after two years in the Army. He had played for the Chicago Cardinals in 1950.
1954 Bowman Tom Fears 1954 Bowman 20 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976 PSA 9, PSA 8, nm
1954 Rams Team Issue Tom Fears 1954 Rams Team Issue 7 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976 Fears was born in Guadalajara, Mexico. ex
1954 Rams Team Issue Hall Haynes 1954 Rams Team Issue 10 Hall Haynes Los Angeles Rams defensive back Santa Clara Haynes played four seasons for the Redskins and Rams. The Rams obtained him from the Redskins in 1954 in a trade for Norb Hecker and Ed Barker. exmt
1955 Bowman Tom Fears 1955 Bowman 43 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976 exmt
1955 Bowman Gern Nagler 1955 Bowman 127 Gern Nagler Chicago Cardinals end Santa Clara SGC 88, SGC 86, GAI 8, exmt
1955 Rams Team Issue Tom Fears 1955 Rams Team Issue 7 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976 ex
1955 Rams Team Issue Hall Haynes 1955 Rams Team Issue 13 Hall Haynes Los Angeles Rams defensive back Santa Clara
1955 Rams Team Issue John Hock 1955 Rams Team Issue 15 John Hock Los Angeles Rams guard Santa Clara
1956 Topps Chicago Cardinals Team 1956 Topps 22 Chicago Cardinals Team Chicago Cardinals Short print

This card pictures the 1955 Chicago Cardinals team.
1956 Topps Tom Fears 1956 Topps 42 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1956 Topps Los Angeles Rams Team 1956 Topps 114 Los Angeles Rams Team Los Angeles Rams This card pictures the 1955 Los Angeles Rams team. One of the players, Jack Bighead, was with the Baltimore Colts until early in 1955, so he also appears on the Colts team card.