College Hall Of Fame Football Cards
|Image||Set||#||Card Title/Players||Pro Team||Position||College||Honors||Notes||Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards|
|1955 Topps All-American||13||Aaron Rosenberg||guard||USC||College Hall of Fame 1966||Rosenberg became a movie producer. One of his movies, Mutiny on the Bounty, was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Picture.||BVG 7|
|1955 Topps All-American||14cor||Gaynell Tinsley||end||LSU||College Hall of Fame 1956||SGC 88|
|1955 Topps All-American||14err||Gaynell Tinsley||end||LSU||College Hall of Fame 1956||Error card
Back of card has Byron White's bio.
|1955 Topps All-American||15||Eddie Kaw||halfback||Cornell||College Hall of Fame 1954|
|1955 Topps All-American||16||Knute Rockne||coach, end||Notre Dame||College Hall of Fame 1951|
|1955 Topps All-American||17||Bob Reynolds||halfback||Nebraska||College Hall of Fame 1984|
|1955 Topps All-American||18||Pudge Heffelfinger||guard||Yale||College Hall of Fame 1951||Rookie card||PSA 5.5|
|1955 Topps All-American||19||Bruce Smith||halfback||Minnesota||Heisman Trophy 1941, College Hall of Fame 1972|
|1955 Topps All-American||20||Sammy Baugh||quarterback, coach||TCU||Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963|
|1955 Topps All-American||21cor||Byron White||halfback||Colorado||College Hall of Fame 1954||Rookie card
White served as a justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1962 to 1993.
|1955 Topps All-American||21err||Byron White||halfback||Colorado||College Hall of Fame 1954||Rookie card, error card
Back of card has Gaynell Tinsley's bio.
|1955 Topps All-American||22||Brick Muller||end||California||College Hall of Fame 1951||Muller won a silver medal in the high jump in the 1920 Olympics. See the Gallery's page of Olympic athletes on vintage football cards.|
|1955 Topps All-American||23||Dick Kazmaier||quarterback||Princeton||Heisman Trophy 1951, College Hall of Fame 1966||Rookie card||PSA 8, PSA 7|
|1955 Topps All-American||24||Ken Strong||halfback||NYU||College Hall of Fame 1957, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, Giants Ring of Honor 2010||nm-mt oc|
|1955 Topps All-American||26||Larry Kelley||end||Yale||Heisman Trophy 1936, College Hall of Fame 1969||Rookie card|
|1955 Topps All-American||27||Red Grange||quarterback||Illinois||College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963||Grange's brother Garland also played pro football. The brothers were teammates with the Chicago Bears from 1929 to 1931.|
|1955 Topps All-American||28||Mel Hein||center||Washington State||College Hall of Fame 1954, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963, Giants Ring of Honor 2010||Rookie card||PSA 8, BVG 8, PSA 6|
|1955 Topps All-American||29||Leo Nomellini||defensive tackle||Minnesota||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, College Hall of Fame 1977, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009||PSA 7|
|1955 Topps All-American||30||Wes Fesler||end||Ohio State||College Hall of Fame 1954||Fesler won the Big Ten's MVP award, the Chicago Tribune Silver Football, in 1930.|
|1955 Topps All-American||31||George Sauer Sr.||fullback||Nebraska||College Hall of Fame 1954||Rookie card
Sauer played three seasons for the Green Bay Packers.
|1955 Topps All-American||33||Bob Higgins||end||Penn State||College Hall of Fame 1954|
|1955 Topps All-American||34||Davey O'Brien||quarterback||TCU||Heisman Trophy 1938, College Hall of Fame 1955||Rookie card
O'Brien played two seasons for the Philadelphia Eagles. In 1939, his rookie year, he broke Sammy Baugh's NFL record for most yards passing in a season. According to his page on the Heisman Trophy web site, he retired to become an FBI agent.
|1955 Topps All-American||35||Tom Harmon||halfback||Michigan||Heisman Trophy 1940, College Hall of Fame 1954||Rookie card
The Chicago Bears chose Harmon with the first overall pick in the 1941 NFL draft.
|1955 Topps All-American||36||Turk Edwards||tackle||Washington State||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, College Hall of Fame 1975|
|1955 Topps All-American||37||Jim Thorpe||halfback||Carlisle||College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963||Thorpe won gold medals in the pentathlon and decathlon in the Stockholm Olympics in 1912. See the Gallery's page of Olympic athletes on vintage football cards.|