Syracuse Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1948 Bowman Paul McKee 1948 Bowman 67 Paul McKee Washington Redskins end Syracuse Rookie card

McKee is a member of the Beaver County (Pennsylvania) Sports Hall of Fame.
PSA 6
1951 Topps Magic Ed Dobrowolski 1951 Topps Magic 70 Ed Dobrowolski halfback Syracuse
1952 Parkhurst Bernie Custis 1952 Parkhurst 93 Bernie Custis Hamilton Tiger-Cats running back, quarterback Syracuse Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1998
1954 Blue Ribbon Avatus Stone 1954 Blue Ribbon 27 Avatus Stone Ottawa Rough Riders running back, punter Syracuse Stone played one game for the NFL's Baltimore Colts in 1958. See the Gallery's Cups of Coffee page for cards of other players who appeared in exactly one NFL, AFL, or AAFC game.
1954 Blue Ribbon Bernie Custis 1954 Blue Ribbon 33 Bernie Custis Hamilton Tiger-Cats running back, quarterback Syracuse Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1998
1954 Bowman Bob Fleck 1954 Bowman 94 Bob Fleck Green Bay Packers tackle Syracuse Short print PSA 8
1955 Bowman Jim Ringo 1955 Bowman 70 Jim Ringo Green Bay Packers center Syracuse Packers Hall of Fame 1974, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1981, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card PSA 6, SGC 80
1955 Topps All-American Joe Alexander 1955 Topps All-American 41 Joe Alexander guard, center Syracuse College Hall of Fame 1954 Alexander is a member of the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame. PSA 8, PSA 7
1955 Topps All-American Vic Hanson 1955 Topps All-American 57 Vic Hanson end Syracuse College Hall of Fame 1973 PSA 8
1956 Topps Green Bay Packers Team 1956 Topps 7 Green Bay Packers Team Green Bay Packers This card pictures the 1955 Packers team. The team photo includes Deral Teteak, a member of the Packers Hall of Fame who never appeared on a card of his own. PSA 7
1956 Topps Detroit Lions Team 1956 Topps 92 Detroit Lions Team Detroit Lions This card pictures the 1955 Lions team.
1957 49ers Team Issue Jim Ridlon 1957 49ers Team Issue 32 Jim Ridlon San Francisco 49ers defensive back Syracuse nm
1957 49ers Team Issue Pappy Waldorf 1957 49ers Team Issue 40 Pappy Waldorf San Francisco 49ers personnel director Syracuse College Hall of Fame 1966 exmt
1957 Topps Jim Ridlon 1957 Topps 139 Jim Ridlon San Francisco 49ers defensive back Syracuse Rookie card nm
1958 49ers Team Issue Jim Ridlon 1958 49ers Team Issue 31 Jim Ridlon San Francisco 49ers defensive back Syracuse
1958 49ers Team Issue Pappy Waldorf 1958 49ers Team Issue 40 Pappy Waldorf San Francisco 49ers personnel director Syracuse College Hall of Fame 1966
1958 Topps San Francisco 49ers Team 1958 Topps 41 San Francisco 49ers Team San Francisco 49ers This card pictures the 1957 49ers team. You can see a much larger copy of this image on this Falstaff beer ad. Most of the players in the photo appear on 1957 49ers Team Issue photos. nm
1958 Topps Jim Brown 1958 Topps 62 Jim Brown Cleveland Browns fullback Syracuse Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, College Hall of Fame 1995, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card PSA 4, PSA 5 mc, PSA 1, PSA 2, PSA 6
1958 Topps Jim Ringo 1958 Topps 103 Jim Ringo Green Bay Packers center Syracuse Packers Hall of Fame 1974, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1981, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 exmt
1958 Topps Detroit Lions Team 1958 Topps 115 Detroit Lions Team Detroit Lions This card pictures the 1957 Detroit Lions team. Click here to see a large, black-and-white copy of this image. This was the last Lions team to win the NFL title; they beat the Browns 59-14 in the championship game.
1959 Bazooka Jim Brown 1959 Bazooka 3 Jim Brown Cleveland Browns fullback Syracuse Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, College Hall of Fame 1995, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Brown placed fifth in voting for the 1956 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
1959 Topps Jim Brown 1959 Topps 10 Jim Brown Cleveland Browns fullback Syracuse Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, College Hall of Fame 1995, Browns Ring of Honor 2010
1959 Topps Jim Ringo 1959 Topps 75 Jim Ringo Green Bay Packers center Syracuse Packers Hall of Fame 1974, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1981, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1959 Topps New York Giants Team 1959 Topps 133 New York Giants Team New York Giants Though printed in 1959, this card pictures the 1958 New York Giants team.
1960 Bell Brand Rams Carl Karilivacz 1960 Bell Brand Rams 28 Carl Karilivacz Los Angeles Rams defensive back Syracuse