TCU Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1948 Bowman Sammy Baugh 1948 Bowman 22 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card

Baugh led the NFL in passing yards for the fourth time in 1948.
PSA 3
1948-52 Exhibit Sammy Baugh 1948-52 Exhibit 3 Sammy Baugh quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Baugh, Ki Aldrich, and L.D. Meyer were the MVPs of the first Cotton Bowl Classic, played on January 1, 1937.
1948 Leaf Sammy Baugh 1948 Leaf 34 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card

Baugh finished fourth in voting for the 1936 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
PSA 4, PSA 3
1949 Leaf Sammy Baugh 1949 Leaf 26 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Baugh led the NFL in completion percentage for the ninth time in 1949.
1950 Bowman Cliff Patton 1950 Bowman 24 Cliff Patton Philadelphia Eagles guard, kicker TCU Rookie card

Patton led the NFL with 8 field goals in 1948 and 9 in 1949. (Bob Waterfield also kicked 9 in 1949.)
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1950 Bowman Sammy Baugh 1950 Bowman 100 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 PSA 6
1950 Bread for Health Labels Sammy Baugh 1950 Bread for Health Labels 4 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Baugh had the NFL's longest punt in five straight seasons, 1940 to 1944.
1950 Topps Felt Backs Morris Bailey 1950 Topps Felt Backs 2 Morris Bailey end TCU Bailey played one season for the Edmonton Eskimos.
1950 Topps Felt Backs Lindy Berry 1950 Topps Felt Backs 4 Lindy Berry quarterback TCU Berry played two seasons for the Edmonton Eskimos.
1951 Bowman Sammy Baugh 1951 Bowman 34 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1951 Bowman Pete Stout 1951 Bowman 70 Pete Stout Washington Redskins fullback North Texas, TCU PSA 6.5
1951 Bowman Bruce Alford 1951 Bowman 79 Bruce Alford New York Yanks end TCU Rookie card

After his playing career, Alford was an NFL official for 20 years. His son, Bruce Alford Jr., was a kicker for the Redskins and Bills.
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1951 Topps Magic Gil Bartosh 1951 Topps Magic 27 Gil Bartosh quarterback TCU
1952 Bowman Large Sammy Baugh 1952 Bowman Large 30 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 PSA 8
1952 Bowman Large Keith Flowers 1952 Bowman Large 115 Keith Flowers Detroit Lions center, linebacker TCU Rookie card
1952 Bowman Small Sammy Baugh 1952 Bowman Small 30 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1952 Bowman Small Keith Flowers 1952 Bowman Small 115 Keith Flowers Detroit Lions center, linebacker TCU Rookie card
1954 Bowman Ray McKown 1954 Bowman 93 Ray McKown Philadelphia Eagles halfback TCU Short print, error card

McKown's first name is Ray; this card is the only place I have seen him called Daniel. McKown is a member of the TCU Lettermen's Association Hall of Fame.
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1955 Topps All-American Sammy Baugh 1955 Topps All-American 20 Sammy Baugh quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 PSA 5
1955 Topps All-American Davey O 1955 Topps All-American 34 Davey O'Brien quarterback TCU Heisman Trophy 1938, College Hall of Fame 1955 Rookie card

O'Brien played two seasons for the Philadelphia Eagles. In 1939, his rookie year, he broke Sammy Baugh's NFL record for most yards passing in a season. According to his page on the Heisman Trophy web site, he retired to become an FBI agent.
BVG 8
1956 Topps Chicago Bears Team 1956 Topps 119 Chicago Bears Team Chicago Bears This card pictures the 1955 Chicago Bears team. You can see a larger copy of the image in the Bears Photo Store. One of the players on the card, Harry Hugasian, played part of the 1955 season for the Baltimore Colts, and he also appears on the Colts team card. exmt
1958 Topps CFL Bryan Engram 1958 Topps CFL 10 Bryan Engram Calgary Stampeders end TCU
1958 Topps CFL Ron Clinkscale 1958 Topps CFL 61 Ron Clinkscale Calgary Stampeders halfback TCU
1960 7-Eleven Texans Sherrill Headrick 1960 7-Eleven Texans 7 Sherrill Headrick Dallas Texans linebacker TCU Chiefs Hall of Fame 1993
1960 7-Eleven Texans Jack Spikes 1960 7-Eleven Texans 10 Jack Spikes Dallas Texans fullback TCU