Outland Trophy Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
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 Leaf Bill Fischer 1948 Leaf 7R Bill Fischer tackle, guard Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1983 Rookie card

Variation with red background between knees.
1948 Leaf Bill Fischer 1948 Leaf 7W Bill Fischer tackle, guard Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1983 Rookie card

Variation with white background between knees.
1948 Leaf George Connor 1948 Leaf 37 George Connor Chicago Bears linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975 Rookie card PSA 5
1948 Topps Magic Photos Bill Fischer 1948 Topps Magic Photos 5C Bill Fischer tackle, guard Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1983
1948 Topps Magic Photos George Connor 1948 Topps Magic Photos 9C George Connor linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975
1949 Leaf Bill Fischer 1949 Leaf 7 Bill Fischer Chicago Cardinals tackle, guard Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1983 Fischer was the last player chosen in the 1948 NFL Draft. See my Mr. Irrelevant page for cards of more players who were drafted last. ex
1949 Leaf George Connor 1949 Leaf 40 George Connor Chicago Bears linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975
1950 Bowman Bill Fischer 1950 Bowman 58 Bill Fischer Chicago Cardinals tackle, guard Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1983 PSA 8.5, PSA 7
1950 Bowman George Connor 1950 Bowman 97 George Connor Chicago Bears linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975 SGC 98
1951 Bowman Bill Fischer 1951 Bowman 65 Bill Fischer Chicago Cardinals tackle, guard Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1983 PSA 8
1951 Topps Magic Jim Weatherall 1951 Topps Magic 12 Jim Weatherall tackle Oklahoma Outland Trophy 1951, College Hall of Fame 1992
1952 Bowman Large George Connor 1952 Bowman Large 19 George Connor Chicago Bears linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975 Short print
1952 Bowman Large Bill Fischer 1952 Bowman Large 47 Bill Fischer Chicago Cardinals tackle, guard Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1983
1952 Bowman Small George Connor 1952 Bowman Small 19 George Connor Chicago Bears linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975
1952 Bowman Small Bill Fischer 1952 Bowman Small 47 Bill Fischer Chicago Cardinals tackle, guard Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1983
1953 Bowman George Connor 1953 Bowman 37 George Connor Chicago Bears linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975
1954 Bowman George Connor 1954 Bowman 116 George Connor Chicago Bears linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975 ex
1956 Giants Team Issue Dick Modzelewski 1956 Giants Team Issue 19 Dick Modzelewski New York Giants defensive tackle Maryland Outland Trophy 1952, College Hall of Fame 1993
1956 Parkhurst Cal Jones 1956 Parkhurst 33 Cal Jones Winnipeg Blue Bombers guard Iowa Outland Trophy 1955, College Hall of Fame 1980 Jones was the first African-American to win the Outland Trophy. He also placed tenth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1955. (See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.) Jones died in a plane crash with four members of the Saskatchewan Roughriders: Mel Becket, Mario DeMarco, Ray Syrnyk, and Gordon Sturtridge.
1956 Topps Philadelphia Eagles Team 1956 Topps 40 Philadelphia Eagles Team Philadelphia Eagles This card pictures the 1955 Philadelphia Eagles team.
1956 Topps Cleveland Browns Team 1956 Topps 45 Cleveland Browns Team Cleveland Browns This card pictures the 1955 Cleveland Browns team. 1955 was Otto Graham's last season, and the Browns won the NFL Championship. Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll was a linebacker on the team.
1956 Topps Pittsburgh Steelers Team 1956 Topps 63 Pittsburgh Steelers Team Pittsburgh Steelers This card pictures the 1955 Steelers team. For a larger version of the image on the card, see the 1955 Pittsburgh Steelers page at steelersuk.com.
1956 Topps Chicago Bears Team 1956 Topps 119 Chicago Bears Team Chicago Bears This card pictures the 1955 Chicago Bears team. You can see a larger copy of the image in the Bears Photo Store. One of the players on the card, Harry Hugasian, played part of the 1955 season for the Baltimore Colts, and he also appears on the Colts team card. exmt
1957 Giants Team Issue Dick Modzelewski 1957 Giants Team Issue 20 Dick Modzelewski New York Giants defensive tackle Maryland Outland Trophy 1952, College Hall of Fame 1993 nm+