Heisman Trophy Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1958 Topps Alan Ameche 1958 Topps 12 Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts fullback Wisconsin Heisman Trophy 1954, College Hall of Fame 1975 Ameche scored the winning touchdown in the 1958 NFL Championship Game, the "Greatest Game Ever Played."
1958 Topps Baltimore Colts Team 1958 Topps 110 Baltimore Colts Team Baltimore Colts The picture on this card was taken in 1957, but before the team's roster was final. Some of the players in the photo were drafted by the Colts in 1957, but they did not play in the regular season.
1958 Topps Detroit Lions Team 1958 Topps 115 Detroit Lions Team Detroit Lions This card pictures the 1957 Detroit Lions team. Click here to see a large, black-and-white copy of this image. This was the last Lions team to win the NFL title; they beat the Browns 59-14 in the championship game.
1959 Bazooka Alan Ameche 1959 Bazooka 1 Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts fullback Wisconsin Heisman Trophy 1954, College Hall of Fame 1975
1959 Topps Alan Ameche 1959 Topps 30 Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts fullback Wisconsin Heisman Trophy 1954, College Hall of Fame 1975 PSA 8 oc, exmt
1959 Topps Paul Hornung 1959 Topps 82 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 placed fifth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1955, and he won it in 1956. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates. PSA 8, PSA 7, PSA 6
1959 Topps Howard Cassady 1959 Topps 85 Howard Cassady Detroit Lions halfback Ohio State Heisman Trophy 1955, College Hall of Fame 1979 nm oc
1959 Topps John David Crow 1959 Topps 105 John David Crow Chicago Cardinals halfback Texas A and M Heisman Trophy 1957, College Hall of Fame 1976 Rookie card PSA 7, nm+
1960 Fleer Billy Cannon 1960 Fleer 66 Billy Cannon Houston Oilers halfback LSU Heisman Trophy 1959, College Hall of Fame 2008 Rookie card

The Los Angeles Rams chose Cannon with the first overall pick in the 1960 NFL draft. He opted to play in the AFL instead.
1960 Mayrose Cardinals John David Crow 1960 Mayrose Cardinals 6 John David Crow St. Louis Cardinals halfback Texas A and M Heisman Trophy 1957, College Hall of Fame 1976 Crow had an 83-yard run in the second game of his career, in 1958. That is still a Cardinals team record. PSA 10, PSA 9
1960 Topps Alan Ameche 1960 Topps 2 Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts fullback Wisconsin Heisman Trophy 1954, College Hall of Fame 1975
1960 Topps Howard Cassady 1960 Topps 42 Howard Cassady Detroit Lions halfback Ohio State Heisman Trophy 1955, College Hall of Fame 1979 exmt
1960 Topps Paul Hornung 1960 Topps 54 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 176 points in 1960, easily leading the NFL. The 176 points is still a Packers record. BVG 7.5
1960 Topps John David Crow 1960 Topps 105 John David Crow St. Louis Cardinals halfback Texas A and M Heisman Trophy 1957, College Hall of Fame 1976 In 1960, Crow became the first Cardinal to rush for 200 yards in a game and 1000 in a season. He had 203 yards in a game against Pittsburgh and a total of 1071 yards for the year. nm
1961 Fleer John David Crow 1961 Fleer 23 John David Crow St. Louis Cardinals halfback Texas A and M Heisman Trophy 1957, College Hall of Fame 1976
1961 Fleer Alan Ameche 1961 Fleer 31 Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts fullback Wisconsin Heisman Trophy 1954, College Hall of Fame 1975
1961 Fleer Howard Cassady 1961 Fleer 81 Howard Cassady Detroit Lions halfback Ohio State Heisman Trophy 1955, College Hall of Fame 1979
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 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 Wallet Pictures Alan Ameche 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 3 Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts fullback Wisconsin Heisman Trophy 1954, College Hall of Fame 1975
1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures Howard Cassady 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 23 Howard Cassady Detroit Lions halfback Ohio State Heisman Trophy 1955, College Hall of Fame 1979
1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures John David Crow 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 34 John David Crow St. Louis Cardinals halfback Texas A and M Heisman Trophy 1957, College Hall of Fame 1976
1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures Paul Hornung 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 64 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
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 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. PSA 8.5