College Hall Of Fame Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1961 Kahns Bob Gain 1961 Kahns 8 Bob Gain Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Kentucky Outland Trophy 1950, College Hall of Fame 1980
1961 Kahns Jim Houston 1961 Kahns 11 Jim Houston Cleveland Browns linebacker, defensive end Ohio State College Hall of Fame 2005 Houston played for the Browns for 13 seasons, from 1960 to 1972.
1961 Kahns Bobby Layne 1961 Kahns 17 Bobby Layne Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team
1961 Kahns Jim Ray Smith 1961 Kahns 31 Jim Ray Smith Cleveland Browns guard Baylor College Hall of Fame 1987
1961 Kahns John Wooten 1961 Kahns 36 John Wooten Cleveland Browns guard Colorado College Hall of Fame 2012
1961 National City Bank Browns Jim Brown 1961 National City Bank Browns 2 Jim Brown Cleveland Browns fullback Syracuse Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, College Hall of Fame 1995, Browns Ring of Honor 2010
1961 National City Bank Browns Jim Ray Smith 1961 National City Bank Browns 5 Jim Ray Smith Cleveland Browns guard Baylor College Hall of Fame 1987
1961 National City Bank Browns Paul Wiggin 1961 National City Bank Browns 11 Paul Wiggin Cleveland Browns defensive end Stanford College Hall of Fame 2005
1961 National City Bank Browns John Wooten 1961 National City Bank Browns 12 John Wooten Cleveland Browns guard Colorado College Hall of Fame 2012
1961 National City Bank Browns Bob Gain 1961 National City Bank Browns 24 Bob Gain Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Kentucky Outland Trophy 1950, College Hall of Fame 1980
1961 National City Bank Browns Jim Houston 1961 National City Bank Browns 28 Jim Houston Cleveland Browns linebacker, defensive end Ohio State College Hall of Fame 2005 Houston's brothers, Lin and Walt, also played in the NFL.
1961 Nu-Card Bob Ferguson 1961 Nu-Card 101 Bob Ferguson running back Ohio State College Hall of Fame 1996 Ferguson played for the Pittsburgh Steelers and Minnesota Vikings.
1961 Nu-Card Bill Neighbors 1961 Nu-Card 111 Bill Neighbors guard Alabama College Hall of Fame 2003 Neighbors was a member of Alabama's 1961 National Championship team, coached by Bear Bryant. He went on to play eight seasons for the AFL's Boston Patriots and Miami Dolphins.
1961 Nu-Card John Hadl 1961 Nu-Card 117 John Hadl quarterback Kansas Chargers Hall of Fame 1983, College Hall of Fame 1994 Hadl played for San Diego Chargers, Los Angeles Rams, Green Bay Packers, and Houston Oilers. PSA 9
1961 Nu-Card Alex Kroll 1961 Nu-Card 123 Alex Kroll tackle, center Rutgers, Yale College Hall of Fame 1997 Kroll played for the New York Titans.
1961 Nu-Card Jimmy Saxton 1961 Nu-Card 125 Jimmy Saxton halfback Texas College Hall of Fame 1996 Saxton played for the AFL's Dallas Texans.
1961 Nu-Card Ernie Davis 1961 Nu-Card 143 Ernie Davis halfback Syracuse Heisman Trophy 1961, College Hall of Fame 1979 Pre-rookie card

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1961 Nu-Card Joe Romig 1961 Nu-Card 152 Joe Romig guard Colorado College Hall of Fame 1984 Romig placed sixth in voting for the 1961 Heisman Trophy. See the Gallery's page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates. PSA 8
1961 Nu-Card Roman Gabriel 1961 Nu-Card 166 Roman Gabriel quarterback North Carolina State College Hall of Fame 1989 Gabriel played for the Los Angeles Rams and Philadelphia Eagles.
1961 Packers Lake to Lake Paul Hornung 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 10 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 Hornung scored 33 points in a game against the Colts in 1961. That is still a Packers record.
1961 Packers Lake to Lake Ron Kramer 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 29 Ron Kramer Green Bay Packers tight end Michigan Packers Hall of Fame 1975, College Hall of Fame 1978 Kramer placed eighth in Heisman Trophy voting in 1955, and sixth in 1956. See the Gallery's page of football cards of Heisman candidates. exmt
1961 Topps Alan Ameche 1961 Topps 3 Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts fullback Wisconsin Heisman Trophy 1954, College Hall of Fame 1975 Ameche was inducted into the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame in 1982.
1961 Topps Jim Parker 1961 Topps 6 Jim Parker Baltimore Colts guard, tackle Ohio State Outland Trophy 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1973, College Hall of Fame 1974 ex
1961 Topps Stan Jones 1961 Topps 14 Stan Jones Chicago Bears guard Maryland Pro Football Hall of Fame 1991, College Hall of Fame 2000 ex
1961 Topps Doug Atkins 1961 Topps 15 Doug Atkins Chicago Bears defensive end Tennessee Pro Football Hall of Fame 1982, College Hall of Fame 1985, Saints Hall of Fame 1995