Villanova Alumni Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1948 Bowman Salvatore Rosato 1948 Bowman 31 Salvatore Rosato Washington Redskins fullback Villanova Rookie card PSA 8, vg
1948-52 Exhibit Steve Pritko 1948-52 Exhibit 39 Steve Pritko end, defensive end Villanova
1950 Bowman Val Jansante 1950 Bowman 18 Val Jansante Pittsburgh Steelers end Duquesne, Villanova nm+
1951 Topps Magic Nick Liotta 1951 Topps Magic 61 Nick Liotta guard, defensive line Villanova PSA 5
1952 Bowman Large John Sandusky 1952 Bowman Large 50 John Sandusky Cleveland Browns tackle Villanova
1952 Bowman Large Steve Romanik 1952 Bowman Large 126 Steve Romanik Chicago Bears quarterback Villanova Rookie card, short print
1952 Bowman Small John Sandusky 1952 Bowman Small 50 John Sandusky Cleveland Browns tackle Villanova
1952 Bowman Small 126 Steve Romanik Chicago Bears quarterback Villanova Rookie card
1954 Bowman John Sandusky 1954 Bowman 28 John Sandusky Cleveland Browns tackle Villanova PSA 7.5
1955 Bowman Bob Haner 1955 Bowman 34 Bob Haner Washington Redskins back Villanova Rookie card PSA 8, nm
1955 Bowman John Sandusky 1955 Bowman 91 John Sandusky Cleveland Browns tackle Villanova PSA 8
1955 Bowman Lou Ferry 1955 Bowman 110 Lou Ferry Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Villanova GAI 7, ex
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 Washington Redskins Team 1956 Topps 61 Washington Redskins Team Washington Redskins Short print

This card pictures the 1955 Washington Redskins team. About 15 of the players never appeared on cards of their own.
ex+
1956 Topps Pittsburgh Steelers Team 1956 Topps 63 Pittsburgh Steelers Team Pittsburgh Steelers This card pictures the 1955 Steelers team. For a larger version of the image on the card, see the 1955 Pittsburgh Steelers page at steelersuk.com.
1957 Giants Team Issue Gene Filipski 1957 Giants Team Issue 9 Gene Filipski New York Giants halfback Villanova, Army nm+
1957 Topps Leo Elter 1957 Topps 36 Leo Elter Washington Redskins fullback Villanova Rookie card
1958 Topps Gene Filipski 1958 Topps 1 Gene Filipski New York Giants halfback Villanova, Army Rookie card

Filipski played for the New York Giants in 1956 and 1957, and for the Calgary Stampeders from 1958 to 1961.
PSA 6, exmt
1958 Topps Leo Elter 1958 Topps 25 Leo Elter Washington Redskins fullback Villanova nm+
1959 Topps CFL Don Luzzi 1959 Topps CFL 29 Don Luzzi Calgary Stampeders tackle Villanova Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1986 Luzzi was the CFL's Lineman of the Year in 1958. nm+
1959 Wheaties CFL Don Luzzi 1959 Wheaties CFL 25 Don Luzzi Calgary Stampeders tackle Villanova Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1986
1960 Topps CFL Don Luzzi 1960 Topps CFL 27 Don Luzzi Calgary Stampeders tackle Villanova Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1986 PSA 9, exmt
1961 Topps CFL Gene Filipski 1961 Topps CFL 19 Gene Filipski Calgary Stampeders halfback Villanova, Army
1961 Topps CFL Don Luzzi 1961 Topps CFL 22 Don Luzzi Calgary Stampeders tackle Villanova Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1986 exmt
1962 Post CFL Don Luzzi 1962 Post CFL 100 Don Luzzi Calgary Stampeders tackle Villanova Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1986