College Hall Of Fame Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1977 Topps Billy Johnson 1977 Topps 59 Billy Johnson Houston Oilers wide receiver Widener College Hall of Fame 1996 Johnson was one of a few players who wore eyeglasses while playing.
1977 Topps Joe Theismann 1977 Topps 74 Joe Theismann Washington Redskins quarterback Notre Dame Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 2003
1977 Topps Jack Youngblood 1977 Topps 80 Jack Youngblood Los Angeles Rams defensive end Florida College Hall of Fame 1992, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2001
1977 Topps John Hadl 1977 Topps 83 John Hadl Houston Oilers quarterback Kansas Chargers Hall of Fame 1983, College Hall of Fame 1994
1977 Topps Ed Marinaro 1977 Topps 87 Ed Marinaro New York Jets running back Cornell College Hall of Fame 1991 Marinaro was inducted into the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame in 1994.
1977 Topps Bruce Taylor 1977 Topps 94 Bruce Taylor San Francisco 49ers defensive back Boston University College Hall of Fame 1997
1977 Topps Bert Jones 1977 Topps 95 Bert Jones Baltimore Colts quarterback LSU College Hall of Fame 2016
1977 Topps Anthony Davis 1977 Topps 96 Anthony Davis Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back USC College Hall of Fame 2005 Rookie card

Davis placed second in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1974. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
1977 Topps O.J. Simpson 1977 Topps 100 O.J. Simpson Buffalo Bills running back USC, City College of San Francisco Heisman Trophy 1968, Bills Wall of Fame 1980, College Hall of Fame 1983, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1985
1977 Topps John Cappelletti 1977 Topps 108 John Cappelletti Los Angeles Rams running back Penn State Heisman Trophy 1973, College Hall of Fame 1993 Rookie card
1977 Topps Jack Ham 1977 Topps 140 Jack Ham Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Penn State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1988, College Hall of Fame 1990, Steelers All-Time Team
1977 Topps Harry Carson 1977 Topps 146 Harry Carson New York Giants linebacker South Carolina State College Hall of Fame 2002, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2006 Rookie card
1977 Topps Ron Yary 1977 Topps 150 Ron Yary Minnesota Vikings tackle USC Outland Trophy 1967, College Hall of Fame 1987, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2001, Vikings Ring of Honor 2001
1977 Topps Pat McInally 1977 Topps 152 Pat McInally Cincinnati Bengals punter Harvard College Hall of Fame 2016 Rookie card
1977 Topps Willie Lanier 1977 Topps 155 Willie Lanier Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Morgan State Chiefs Hall of Fame 1985, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986, College Hall of Fame 2000
1977 Topps Roosevelt Leaks 1977 Topps 171 Roosevelt Leaks Baltimore Colts running back Texas College Hall of Fame 2005 Rookie card
1977 Topps Brad Van Pelt 1977 Topps 175 Brad Van Pelt New York Giants linebacker Michigan State College Hall of Fame 2001, Giants Ring of Honor 2011
1977 Topps Randy Gradishar 1977 Topps 179 Randy Gradishar Denver Broncos linebacker Ohio State Broncos Ring of Fame 1989, College Hall of Fame 1998 Gradishar was a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2003 and 2008. See my Almost Hall of Famers page.
1977 Topps Rich McGeorge 1977 Topps 187 Rich McGeorge Green Bay Packers tight end Elon College Hall of Fame 2012
1977 Topps Jake Scott 1977 Topps 192 Jake Scott Washington Redskins defensive back Georgia Dolphins Honor Roll 2010, College Hall of Fame 2011
1977 Topps Lynn Swann 1977 Topps 195 Lynn Swann Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver USC College Hall of Fame 1993, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2001, Steelers All-Time Team Swann was the Republican candidate for governor of Pennsylvania in 2006. He lost to the incumbent, Ed Rendell.
1977 Topps Sam Cunningham 1977 Topps 229 Sam Cunningham New England Patriots running back USC College Hall of Fame 2010
1977 Topps Alan Page 1977 Topps 230 Alan Page Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Notre Dame Pro Football Hall of Fame 1988, College Hall of Fame 1993, Vikings Ring of Honor 1998
1977 Topps Vern Den Herder 1977 Topps 233 Vern Den Herder Miami Dolphins defensive end Central College College Hall of Fame 1996
1977 Topps Terry Bradshaw 1977 Topps 245 Terry Bradshaw Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Louisiana Tech Pro Football Hall of Fame 1989, College Hall of Fame 1996, Steelers All-Time Team