College Hall Of Fame Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1948-52 Exhibit Charley Conerly 1948-52 Exhibit 9 Charley Conerly quarterback Mississippi College Hall of Fame 1966, Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1948-52 Exhibit George Connor 1948-52 Exhibit 10 George Connor linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975
1948-52 Exhibit Glenn Davis 1948-52 Exhibit 12 Glenn Davis halfback Army, Cal Poly-Pomona Heisman Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1961
1948-52 Exhibit Glenn Dobbs 1948-52 Exhibit 13 Glenn Dobbs tailback Tulsa College Hall of Fame 1980 Dobbs played four seasons for the AAFC's Brooklyn Dodgers and Los Angeles Dons, and four seasons for Canada's Saskatchewan Roughriders and Hamilton Tiger-Cats.
1948-52 Exhibit Bill Dudley 1948-52 Exhibit 15 Bill Dudley halfback Virginia Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966, Steelers Legends Team The Pittsburgh Steelers chose Dudley with the first overall pick in the 1942 NFL draft.
1948-52 Exhibit Tom Fears 1948-52 Exhibit 16 Tom Fears end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1948-52 Exhibit Otto Graham 1948-52 Exhibit 18 Otto Graham quarterback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 According to his biography at ottograham.net, Graham weighed 14 pounds, 12 ounces at birth--then an Illinois state record for a boy.
1948-52 Exhibit Pat Harder 1948-52 Exhibit 19 Pat Harder fullback, kicker Wisconsin College Hall of Fame 1993
1948-52 Exhibit Elroy Hirsch 1948-52 Exhibit 20 Elroy Hirsch end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974
1948-52 Exhibit Leslie Horvath 1948-52 Exhibit 23 Leslie Horvath halfback Ohio State Heisman Trophy 1944, College Hall of Fame 1969 Horvath won the Big Ten's MVP award, the Chicago Tribune Silver Football, in 1944.
1948-52 Exhibit Charlie Justice 1948-52 Exhibit 26 Charlie Justice running back North Carolina Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1961
1948-52 Exhibit Bobby Layne 1948-52 Exhibit 27 Bobby Layne quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team Layne and Doak Walker were teammates at Highland Park High School in Dallas, Texas. See the Gallery's High School Teammates page.
1948-52 Exhibit Sid Luckman 1948-52 Exhibit 29 Sid Luckman quarterback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1960, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965
1948-52 Exhibit John Lujack 1948-52 Exhibit 30 John Lujack quarterback Notre Dame Heisman Trophy 1947, College Hall of Fame 1960
1948-52 Exhibit Ollie Matson 1948-52 Exhibit 32 Ollie Matson 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
1948-52 Exhibit Bill McColl 1948-52 Exhibit 33 Bill McColl end Stanford College Hall of Fame 1973
1948-52 Exhibit Pete Pihos 1948-52 Exhibit 38 Pete Pihos end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1948-52 Exhibit Emil Sitko 1948-52 Exhibit 45 Emil Sitko halfback Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1984
1948-52 Exhibit George Taliaferro 1948-52 Exhibit 48 George Taliaferro halfback Indiana College Hall of Fame 1981
1948-52 Exhibit Charley Trippi 1948-52 Exhibit 50 Charley Trippi halfback Georgia College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006 Trippi had the NFL's best rushing average in 1948: 5.4 yards per carry.
1948-52 Exhibit Bulldog Turner 1948-52 Exhibit 53 Bulldog Turner center, linebacker Hardin-Simmons College Hall of Fame 1960, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966
1948-52 Exhibit Herman Wedemeyer 1948-52 Exhibit 56 Herman Wedemeyer back St. Mary's College Hall of Fame 1979 Wedemeyer placed fourth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1945, and sixth in 1946. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates. After his football career, Wedemeyer played Duke Lukela in the original Hawaii Five-O.
1948-52 Exhibit Bob Williams 1948-52 Exhibit 57 Bob Williams quarterback Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1988
1948-52 Exhibit Buddy Young 1948-52 Exhibit 58 Buddy Young halfback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1968
1948-52 Exhibit Tank Younger 1948-52 Exhibit 59 Tank Younger fullback Grambling College Hall of Fame 2000