College Hall Of Fame Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1961 Fleer John Brodie 1961 Fleer 59 John Brodie San Francisco 49ers quarterback Stanford College Hall of Fame 1986, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 Rookie card
1961 Fleer Matt Hazeltine 1961 Fleer 66 Matt Hazeltine San Francisco 49ers linebacker California College Hall of Fame 1989
1961 Fleer Leo Nomellini 1961 Fleer 67 Leo Nomellini San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Minnesota Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, College Hall of Fame 1977, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009
1961 Fleer Charley Conerly 1961 Fleer 68 Charley Conerly New York Giants quarterback Mississippi College Hall of Fame 1966, Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1961 Fleer Kyle Rote 1961 Fleer 69 Kyle Rote New York Giants end SMU College Hall of Fame 1964
1961 Fleer Sam Huff 1961 Fleer 74 Sam Huff New York Giants linebacker West Virginia Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1980, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1982, Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1961 Fleer Dick Modzelewski 1961 Fleer 76 Dick Modzelewski New York Giants defensive tackle Maryland Outland Trophy 1952, College Hall of Fame 1993 Rookie card
1961 Fleer Howard Cassady 1961 Fleer 81 Howard Cassady Detroit Lions halfback Ohio State Heisman Trophy 1955, College Hall of Fame 1979
1961 Fleer Joe Schmidt 1961 Fleer 86 Joe Schmidt Detroit Lions linebacker Pittsburgh Pro Football Hall of Fame 1973, College Hall of Fame 2000
1961 Fleer Paul Hornung 1961 Fleer 90 Paul Hornung Green Bay Packers halfback Notre Dame Heisman Trophy 1956, Packers Hall of Fame 1975, College Hall of Fame 1985, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986 Error card

The Packers logo is reversed on all of the Packer cards in the 1961 Fleer set.
PSA 9
1961 Fleer Ollie Matson 1961 Fleer 99 Ollie Matson Los Angeles Rams 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
1961 Fleer Jon Arnett 1961 Fleer 100 Jon Arnett Los Angeles Rams halfback USC College Hall of Fame 2001
1961 Fleer Les Richter 1961 Fleer 106 Les Richter Los Angeles Rams linebacker California College Hall of Fame 1982, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2011 exmt
1961 Fleer Lou Michaels 1961 Fleer 107 Lou Michaels Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Kentucky College Hall of Fame 1992 Michaels's older brother, Walt Michaels, also played in the NFL.
1961 Fleer Ralph Guglielmi 1961 Fleer 108 Ralph Guglielmi Washington Redskins quarterback Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 2001 Guglielmi placed fourth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1954. See my football cards of Heisman candidates page. PSA 9
1961 Fleer Don Bosseler 1961 Fleer 109 Don Bosseler Washington Redskins fullback Miami Florida College Hall of Fame 1990 PSA 9, PSA 8, nm+
1961 Fleer Bobby Layne 1961 Fleer 117 Bobby Layne Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team PSA 8
1961 Fleer Hugh McElhenny 1961 Fleer 127 Hugh McElhenny Minnesota Vikings halfback Washington Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1981, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009
1961 Fleer Richie Lucas 1961 Fleer 135 Richie Lucas Buffalo Bills quarterback, halfback Penn State College Hall of Fame 1986 Lucas finished second to Billy Cannon in voting for the 1959 Heisman Trophy.
1961 Fleer Charlie Flowers 1961 Fleer 156 Charlie Flowers San Diego Chargers fullback Mississippi College Hall of Fame 1997 Flowers placed fifth in voting for the 1959 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates. SGC 92
1961 Fleer Billy Cannon 1961 Fleer 171 Billy Cannon Houston Oilers halfback LSU Heisman Trophy 1959, College Hall of Fame 2008 Cannon finished third in voting for the 1958 Heisman Trophy, behind Pete Dawkins and Randy Duncan.
1961 Fleer Ron Burton 1961 Fleer 179 Ron Burton Boston Patriots halfback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1990 Burton placed tenth in voting for the 1959 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates. nm
1961 Fleer Randy Duncan 1961 Fleer 200 Randy Duncan Dallas Texans quarterback Iowa College Hall of Fame 1997 Rookie card

The Green Bay Packers chose Duncan with the first overall pick in the 1959 NFL draft.
1961 Fleer Chris Burford 1961 Fleer 204 Chris Burford Dallas Texans end Stanford Chiefs Hall of Fame 1975, College Hall of Fame 1995
1961 Fleer Bob Reifsnyder 1961 Fleer 218 Bob Reifsnyder New York Titans defensive end Navy College Hall of Fame 1997