College Hall Of Fame Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1954 Rams Team Issue Norm Van Brocklin 1954 Rams Team Issue 31 Norm Van Brocklin Los Angeles Rams quarterback, coach Oregon College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 exmt
1954 Rams Team Issue Tank Younger 1954 Rams Team Issue 35 Tank Younger Los Angeles Rams fullback Grambling College Hall of Fame 2000 Younger averaged 6.7 yards per carry in 1954, leading the NFL.
1955 49ers Team Issue Frankie Albert 1955 49ers Team Issue 1 Frankie Albert San Francisco 49ers quarterback, coach Stanford College Hall of Fame 1956 nm
1955 49ers Team Issue Matt Hazeltine 1955 49ers Team Issue 14 Matt Hazeltine San Francisco 49ers linebacker California College Hall of Fame 1989 exmt
1955 49ers Team Issue Hugh McElhenny 1955 49ers Team Issue 24 Hugh McElhenny San Francisco 49ers halfback Washington Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1981, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009
1955 49ers Team Issue Leo Nomellini 1955 49ers Team Issue 26 Leo Nomellini San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Minnesota Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, College Hall of Fame 1977, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 exmt
1955 Bowman Doak Walker 1955 Bowman 1 Doak Walker Detroit Lions halfback SMU Heisman Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986 Walker led the NFL in scoring in 1955, with 96 points.
1955 Bowman Frank Gifford 1955 Bowman 7 Frank Gifford New York Giants halfback USC, Bakersfield College College Hall of Fame 1975, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977 PSA 8
1955 Bowman Alan Ameche 1955 Bowman 8 Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts fullback Wisconsin Heisman Trophy 1954, College Hall of Fame 1975 Rookie card, error card

Heisman is misspelled on back.
PSA 8.5
1955 Bowman Pete Pihos 1955 Bowman 10 Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 nm
1955 Bowman Charley Conerly 1955 Bowman 16 Charley Conerly New York Giants quarterback Mississippi College Hall of Fame 1966, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 PSA 8
1955 Bowman Leon Hart 1955 Bowman 19 Leon Hart Detroit Lions fullback Notre Dame Heisman Trophy 1949, College Hall of Fame 1973 PSA 8
1955 Bowman Ollie Matson 1955 Bowman 25 Ollie Matson Chicago Cardinals fullback, defensive back San Francisco Pro Football Hall of Fame 1972, College Hall of Fame 1976, Eagles Honor Roll 1987, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006 Matson won two medals in track in the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. See my page of Olympic athletes on vintage football cards. PSA 7, PSA 6
1955 Bowman Eddie LeBaron 1955 Bowman 26 Eddie LeBaron Washington Redskins quarterback Pacific Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1980 LeBaron placed sixth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1949. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
1955 Bowman Norm Van Brocklin 1955 Bowman 32 Norm Van Brocklin Los Angeles Rams quarterback, coach Oregon College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1955 Bowman Tank Younger 1955 Bowman 38 Tank Younger Los Angeles Rams fullback Grambling College Hall of Fame 2000 Younger made his fourth Pro Bowl in 1955. PSA 8
1955 Bowman Tom Fears 1955 Bowman 43 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1955 Bowman Ken MacAfee 1955 Bowman 60 Ken MacAfee New York Giants end Alabama College Hall of Fame 1999 Rookie card
1955 Bowman Ralph Guglielmi 1955 Bowman 61 Ralph Guglielmi Washington Redskins quarterback Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 2001 Rookie card

Guglielmi played one season for the Redskins, served in the Air Force from 1956 to 1958, and returned to the NFL in 1959.
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1955 Bowman Buddy Young 1955 Bowman 65 Buddy Young Baltimore Colts halfback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1968
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 Hugh McElhenny 1955 Bowman 75 Hugh McElhenny San Francisco 49ers halfback Washington Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1981, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 PSA 8
1955 Bowman Les Richter 1955 Bowman 82 Les Richter Los Angeles Rams linebacker California College Hall of Fame 1982, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2011 PSA 8, nm
1955 Bowman George Taliaferro 1955 Bowman 97 George Taliaferro Baltimore Colts halfback Indiana College Hall of Fame 1981 PSA 8, PSA 8 oc
1955 Bowman Leo Nomellini 1955 Bowman 104 Leo Nomellini San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Minnesota Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, College Hall of Fame 1977, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 PSA 7, nm oc
1955 Bowman Tom Scott 1955 Bowman 105 Tom Scott Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Virginia College Hall of Fame 1979
1955 Bowman Eddie Price 1955 Bowman 132 Eddie Price New York Giants fullback Tulane College Hall of Fame 1982 PSA 8, SGC 86
1955 Bowman Vic Janowicz 1955 Bowman 133 Vic Janowicz Washington Redskins halfback Ohio State Heisman Trophy 1950, College Hall of Fame 1976 Janowicz was inducted into the National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame in 1987. PSA 8
1955 Bowman Kyle Rote 1955 Bowman 137 Kyle Rote New York Giants end SMU College Hall of Fame 1964 PSA 7
1955 Bowman Charley Trippi 1955 Bowman 139 Charley Trippi Chicago Cardinals halfback Georgia College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006 ex
1955 Bowman Chuck Bednarik 1955 Bowman 158 Chuck Bednarik Philadelphia Eagles center, defensive tackle Pennsylvania Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1969, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1955 Rams Team Issue Tom Fears 1955 Rams Team Issue 7 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976 ex
1955 Rams Team Issue Rams Coaches 1955 Rams Team Issue 10 Rams Coaches
Jack Faulkner Los Angeles Rams coach Miami Ohio
Sid Gillman Los Angeles Rams coach Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983, Chargers Hall of Fame 1985, College Hall of Fame 1989
Joe Madro Los Angeles Rams coach
Lowell Storm Los Angeles Rams coach Cincinnati
Joe Thomas Los Angeles Rams coach Ohio Northern
1955 Rams Team Issue Elroy Hirsch 1955 Rams Team Issue 14 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974 ex
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
1955 Rams Team Issue Larry Morris 1955 Rams Team Issue 24 Larry Morris Los Angeles Rams linebacker Georgia Tech College Hall of Fame 1992 Morris captained both the football team and the baseball team at Georgia Tech, according to his College Football Hall of Fame page.
1955 Rams Team Issue Les Richter 1955 Rams Team Issue 28 Les Richter Los Angeles Rams linebacker California College Hall of Fame 1982, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2011 ex
1955 Rams Team Issue Norm Van Brocklin 1955 Rams Team Issue 34 Norm Van Brocklin Los Angeles Rams quarterback, coach Oregon College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 exmt
1955 Rams Team Issue Tank Younger 1955 Rams Team Issue 37 Tank Younger Los Angeles Rams fullback Grambling College Hall of Fame 2000
1955 Topps All-American Herman Hickman 1955 Topps All-American 1 Herman Hickman guard Tennessee College Hall of Fame 1959 Rookie card
1955 Topps All-American John Kimbrough 1955 Topps All-American 2 John Kimbrough fullback Texas A and M College Hall of Fame 1954 Kimbrough finished second in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1940, behind Tom Harmon. After graduating, he starred in two Westerns, played three seasons for the AAFC's Los Angeles Dons, and served in the Texas State Legislature.
1955 Topps All-American Ed Weir 1955 Topps All-American 3 Ed Weir tackle Nebraska College Hall of Fame 1951 ex
1955 Topps All-American Erny Pinckert 1955 Topps All-American 4 Erny Pinckert halfback USC College Hall of Fame 1957 PSA 8 oc, PSA 6, ex
1955 Topps All-American Bob Grayson 1955 Topps All-American 5 Bob Grayson fullback Stanford College Hall of Fame 1955 Grayson was inducted into the Oregon Sports Hall of Fame in 1980.
1955 Topps All-American Nile Kinnick 1955 Topps All-American 6 Nile Kinnick halfback Iowa Heisman Trophy 1939, College Hall of Fame 1951 Rookie card, error card

Kinnick died in a plane crash in World War II. His name is misspelled "Niles" on this card.
1955 Topps All-American George Cafego 1955 Topps All-American 8 George Cafego quarterback Tennessee College Hall of Fame 1969 Cafego placed seventh in voting for the Heimsan Trophy in 1938, and fourth in 1939. See my page of Heisman candidates.
1955 Topps All-American Tom Hamilton 1955 Topps All-American 9 Tom Hamilton halfback Navy College Hall of Fame 1965 BVG 8, PSA 6
1955 Topps All-American Bill Dudley 1955 Topps All-American 10 Bill Dudley halfback Virginia Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966, Steelers Legends Team
1955 Topps All-American Bobby Dodd 1955 Topps All-American 11 Bobby Dodd quarterback Tennessee College Hall of Fame 1959 Dodd was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame as both a player and a coach. His son, Bobby Dodd Jr., played college football for Florida. exmt miscut
1955 Topps All-American Otto Graham 1955 Topps All-American 12 Otto Graham quarterback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Graham was an All-American in both football and basketball at Northwestern. PSA 6.5, BVG 6.5