Texas Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1953 Bowman Harley Sewell 1953 Bowman 58 Harley Sewell Detroit Lions guard Texas College Hall of Fame 2000 Rookie card

1953 was Sewell's first year in the NFL, so this is a true rookie card.
1953 Rams Team Issue Bud McFadin 1953 Rams Team Issue 18 Bud McFadin Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Texas College Hall of Fame 1983 McFadin's first NFL playing time came in the Rams' 1952 playoff game against the Lions.
1954 Bowman Bobby Layne 1954 Bowman 53 Bobby Layne Detroit Lions quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team The Lions have retired Layne's jersey number, 22. See the Gallery's retired numbers page for the retired numbers of all of the NFL teams.
1954 Bowman Ken Jackson 1954 Bowman 82 Ken Jackson Baltimore Colts tackle, guard Texas Short print PSA 7
1954 Quaker Sports Oddities Texas - Northwestern 1954 Quaker Sports Oddities 25 Texas - Northwestern Texas, Northwestern
1954 Rams Team Issue Bud McFadin 1954 Rams Team Issue 17 Bud McFadin Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Texas College Hall of Fame 1983 In the 1951 College All-Star game, McFadin was the All-Stars' MVP. The All-Stars lost to the NFL Champion Cleveland Browns, 33-0.
1955 49ers Team Issue Tom Stolhandske 1955 49ers Team Issue 32 Tom Stolhandske San Francisco 49ers linebacker, defensive end Texas
1955 Bowman Bobby Layne 1955 Bowman 71 Bobby Layne Detroit Lions quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team
1955 Bowman Carlton Massey 1955 Bowman 98 Carlton Massey Cleveland Browns defensive end Texas, Southwestern Rookie card PSA 7
1955 Bowman Bobby Dillon 1955 Bowman 122 Bobby Dillon Green Bay Packers defensive back Texas Packers Hall of Fame 1974 PSA 8
1955 Bowman Buck Lansford 1955 Bowman 126 Buck Lansford Philadelphia Eagles guard Texas Rookie card PSA 7, nm
1955 Bowman Tom Landry 1955 Bowman 152 Tom Landry New York Giants defensive back, coach Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990, Cowboys Ring of Honor 1993
1955 Rams Team Issue Bud McFadin 1955 Rams Team Issue 21 Bud McFadin Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Texas College Hall of Fame 1983 ex
1956 Parkhurst Herb Gray 1956 Parkhurst 32 Herb Gray Winnipeg Blue Bombers end Texas Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1983
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 San Francisco 49ers Team 1956 Topps 26 San Francisco 49ers Team San Francisco 49ers This card pictures the 1955 49ers team. Most of the players on the card also appeared on 1955 49ers Team Issue Photos.
1956 Topps Philadelphia Eagles Team 1956 Topps 40 Philadelphia Eagles Team Philadelphia Eagles This card pictures the 1955 Philadelphia Eagles team.
1956 Topps Cleveland Browns Team 1956 Topps 45 Cleveland Browns Team Cleveland Browns This card pictures the 1955 Cleveland Browns team. 1955 was Otto Graham's last season, and the Browns won the NFL Championship. Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll was a linebacker on the team.
1956 Topps Baltimore Colts Team 1956 Topps 48 Baltimore Colts Team Baltimore Colts This card pictures the 1955 Baltimore Colts team. Hall of Fame NFL coach Don Shula is in the front row. Leroy Vaughn, father of major league baseball's Mo Vaughn, is in the back row.
1956 Topps Detroit Lions Team 1956 Topps 92 Detroit Lions Team Detroit Lions This card pictures the 1955 Lions team.
1956 Topps Bobby Dillon 1956 Topps 103 Bobby Dillon Green Bay Packers defensive back Texas Packers Hall of Fame 1974 nm
1956 Topps New York Giants Team 1956 Topps 113 New York Giants Team New York Giants This card pictures the 1955 New York Giants team. Future Hall of Fame coaches Vince Lombardi and Tom Landry are included in the photo. Lombardi is an assistant coach in the second row, and Landry is a player, also in the second row.
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.
1956 Topps Bobby Layne 1956 Topps 116 Bobby Layne Detroit Lions quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team
1957 Giants Team Issue Giants Coaches 1957 Giants Team Issue 36 Giants Coaches
John Dell Isola New York Giants guard, center Fordham
Jim Lee Howell New York Giants coach Arkansas Giants Ring of Honor 2010
Ken Kavanaugh New York Giants halfback LSU College Hall of Fame 1963
Tom Landry New York Giants defensive back, coach Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990, Cowboys Ring of Honor 1993
Vince Lombardi New York Giants coach Fordham Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Packers Hall of Fame 1975