Eagles Honor Roll Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1948 Bowman Steve Van Buren 1948 Bowman 7 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

According to his page on the Pro Football Hall of Fame web site, Van Buren failed to make his high school football team as a sophomore.
PSA 7
1948 Bowman Al Wistert 1948 Bowman 43 Al Wistert Philadelphia Eagles tackle Michigan College Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 2009 Rookie card vg-ex
1948 Bowman Alex Wojciechowicz 1948 Bowman 61 Alex Wojciechowicz Philadelphia Eagles center Fordham College Hall of Fame 1955, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

Wojciechowicz placed fourth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1937. See my football cards of Heisman candidates page.
PSA 8, PSA 5, PSA 5 mk, vg
1948 Bowman Pete Pihos 1948 Bowman 63 Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card, short print
1948-52 Exhibit Chuck Bednarik 1948-52 Exhibit 4 Chuck Bednarik center, defensive tackle Pennsylvania Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1969, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
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 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 Steve Van Buren 1948-52 Exhibit 54 Steve Van Buren halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1948 Leaf Pete Pihos 1948 Leaf 16B Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

blue numbers
PSA 1
1948 Leaf Pete Pihos 1948 Leaf 16Y Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

yellow numbers
SGC 84, ex
1948 Leaf Steve Van Buren 1948 Leaf 22G Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

Variation with green jersey.
PSA 1.5
1948 Leaf Steve Van Buren 1948 Leaf 22Y Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

Variation with yellow jersey.
1948 Leaf Al Wistert 1948 Leaf 28G Al Wistert Philadelphia Eagles tackle Michigan College Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 2009 Rookie card

green jersey
PSA 2, PSA 1
1948 Leaf Al Wistert 1948 Leaf 28Y Al Wistert Philadelphia Eagles tackle Michigan College Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 2009 Rookie card

yellow jersey
1948 Leaf Chuck Bednarik 1948 Leaf 54 Chuck Bednarik center, defensive tackle Pennsylvania Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1969, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

Bednarik finished third in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1948, behind Doak Walker and Charlie Justice.
1948 Topps Magic Photos Chuck Bednarik 1948 Topps Magic Photos 7C Chuck Bednarik center, defensive tackle Pennsylvania Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1969, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Error card

Bednarik's last name is misspelled "Bednerik."
PSA 6
1949 Leaf Pete Pihos 1949 Leaf 28 Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1949 Leaf Al Wistert 1949 Leaf 35 Al Wistert Philadelphia Eagles tackle Michigan College Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 2009 PSA 5.5
1949 Leaf Steve Van Buren 1949 Leaf 79 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Van Buren rushed for 205 yards in a game against Pittsburgh in 1949, setting an Eagles team record that stood until 2013.
1949 Leaf Chuck Bednarik 1949 Leaf 134 Chuck Bednarik Philadelphia Eagles center, defensive tackle Pennsylvania Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1969, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 The Eagles chose Bednarik with the first overall pick in the 1949 NFL draft.
1950 Bowman Steve Van Buren 1950 Bowman 23 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Van Buren led the NFL in rushing four times: 1945, 1947, 1948, and 1949. PSA 8
1950 Bowman Al Wistert 1950 Bowman 59 Al Wistert Philadelphia Eagles tackle Michigan College Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 2009
1950 Bowman Chuck Bednarik 1950 Bowman 132 Chuck Bednarik Philadelphia Eagles center, defensive tackle Pennsylvania Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1969, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 PSA 8, vg-ex
1950 Bowman Pete Pihos 1950 Bowman 134 Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Pihos placed eighth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1945. See my football cards of Heisman candidates page. PSA 7
1950 Bread for Health Labels Steve Van Buren 1950 Bread for Health Labels 29 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987