Texas Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1962 Topps CFL Clair Branch 1962 Topps CFL 117 Clair Branch Saskatchewan Roughriders fullback Texas
1962 Topps CFL Herb Gray 1962 Topps CFL 153 Herb Gray Winnipeg Blue Bombers end Texas Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1983
1963 Fleer Bud McFadin 1963 Fleer 88 Bud McFadin Denver Broncos defensive tackle Texas College Hall of Fame 1983
1963 Post CFL Herb Gray 1963 Post CFL 76 Herb Gray Winnipeg Blue Bombers end Texas Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1983
1963 Post CFL Clair Branch 1963 Post CFL 101 Clair Branch Saskatchewan Roughriders fullback Texas
1963 Stancraft Bobby Layne 1963 Stancraft 13C Bobby Layne Detroit Lions quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team
1963 Topps Harley Sewell 1963 Topps 29 Harley Sewell Detroit Lions guard Texas College Hall of Fame 2000 Sewell's card shows him with the Lions, but he played for the Rams in 1963. After retiring as a player, he was a scout for the Rams for 37 years. PSA 8, nm
1963 Topps Dallas Cowboys Team 1963 Topps 84 Dallas Cowboys Team Dallas Cowboys Short print

Though printed in 1963, this card pictures the 1960 Dallas Cowboys team.
1963 Topps CFL Herb Gray 1963 Topps CFL 83 Herb Gray Winnipeg Blue Bombers end Texas Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1983
1964 Philadelphia Cowboys Play of the Year 1964 Philadelphia 56 Cowboys Play of the Year PSA 8
Tom Landry Dallas Cowboys defensive back, coach Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990, Cowboys Ring of Honor 1993
1964 Topps Bud McFadin 1964 Topps 53 Bud McFadin Denver Broncos defensive tackle Texas College Hall of Fame 1983 Short print
1964 Topps Scott Appleton 1964 Topps 66 Scott Appleton Houston Oilers defensive end Texas Outland Trophy 1963 Rookie card PSA 8 oc, nm
1964 Topps CFL Herb Gray 1964 Topps CFL 83 Herb Gray Winnipeg Blue Bombers end Texas Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1983 PSA 8
1965 Philadelphia Cowboys Play of the Year 1965 Philadelphia 56 Cowboys Play of the Year
Tom Landry Dallas Cowboys defensive back, coach Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990, Cowboys Ring of Honor 1993
1965 Topps Scott Appleton 1965 Topps 66 Scott Appleton Houston Oilers defensive end Texas Outland Trophy 1963 Appleton placed fifth in voting for the 1963 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates. PSA 7, exmt+
1965 Topps Bud McFadin 1965 Topps 81 Bud McFadin Houston Oilers defensive tackle Texas College Hall of Fame 1983 exmt
1965 Topps CFL Herb Gray 1965 Topps CFL 120 Herb Gray Winnipeg Blue Bombers end Texas Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1983 PSA 8
1966 Philadelphia Ray Poage 1966 Philadelphia 138 Ray Poage Philadelphia Eagles fullback Texas Rookie card
1966 Topps Scott Appleton 1966 Topps 46 Scott Appleton Houston Oilers defensive end Texas Outland Trophy 1963 PSA 8, PSA 7
1966 Topps George Sauer Jr. 1966 Topps 101 George Sauer Jr. New York Jets end Texas Rookie card

Sauer played six seasons for the New York Jets.
1967 Philadelphia Tommy Nobis 1967 Philadelphia 7 Tommy Nobis Atlanta Falcons linebacker Texas Outland Trophy 1965, College Hall of Fame 1981, Falcons Ring of Honor 2004 Rookie card

The Falcons chose Nobis with the first overall pick in the 1966 NFL draft.
1967 Topps George Sauer Jr. 1967 Topps 101 George Sauer Jr. New York Jets end Texas Sauer led the AFL with 75 receptions in 1967. nm
1967 Topps Scott Appleton 1967 Topps 118 Scott Appleton San Diego Chargers defensive end Texas Outland Trophy 1963 PSA 8
1968 Topps Ernie Koy 1968 Topps 5 Ernie Koy New York Giants running back Texas Rookie card ex+
1968 Topps George Sauer Jr. 1968 Topps 13 George Sauer Jr. New York Jets end Texas Sauer's father, George Sauer Sr., played for the Green Bay Packers. See my Fathers and Sons page for more father/son pairs who appeared on vintage football cards. exmt