Pro Football Hall Of Fame Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1952 Bowman Small Charley Trippi 1952 Bowman Small 12 Charley Trippi Chicago Cardinals halfback Georgia College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006
1952 Bowman Small Tom Fears 1952 Bowman Small 13 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1952 Bowman Small Paul Brown 1952 Bowman Small 14 Paul Brown Cleveland Browns coach Miami Ohio Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card
1952 Bowman Small Frank Gifford 1952 Bowman Small 16 Frank Gifford New York Giants halfback USC, Bakersfield College College Hall of Fame 1975, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977 Rookie card
1952 Bowman Small Y.A. Tittle 1952 Bowman Small 17 Y.A. Tittle San Francisco 49ers quarterback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009, Giants Ring of Honor 2010
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 Gino Marchetti 1952 Bowman Small 23 Gino Marchetti Dallas Texans defensive end San Francisco Pro Football Hall of Fame 1972 Rookie card
1952 Bowman Small Hugh McElhenny 1952 Bowman Small 29 Hugh McElhenny San Francisco 49ers halfback Washington Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1981, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 Rookie card
1952 Bowman Small Sammy Baugh 1952 Bowman Small 30 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1952 Bowman Small Elroy Hirsch 1952 Bowman Small 37 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974
1952 Bowman Small Emlen Tunnell 1952 Bowman Small 39 Emlen Tunnell New York Giants defensive back Iowa, Toledo Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1952 Bowman Small Steve Van Buren 1952 Bowman Small 45 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Due to a knee injury, Van Buren retired before the 1952 season. At the time he retired, he held the NFL record for career rushing yards, with 5860. PSA 4
1952 Bowman Small Art Donovan 1952 Bowman Small 46 Art Donovan Dallas Texans defensive tackle Boston College, Notre Dame Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968 Rookie card
1952 Bowman Small George Halas 1952 Bowman Small 48 George Halas Chicago Bears coach, end Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card
1952 Bowman Small Wayne Millner 1952 Bowman Small 57 Wayne Millner Philadelphia Eagles end, coach Notre Dame Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1990 Rookie card PSA 3
1952 Bowman Small Les Richter 1952 Bowman Small 61 Les Richter Los Angeles Rams linebacker California College Hall of Fame 1982, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2011 Rookie card PSA 6.5, PSA 5, PSA 3, vg
1952 Bowman Small Bobby Layne 1952 Bowman Small 78 Bobby Layne Detroit Lions quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team
1952 Bowman Small Joe Perry 1952 Bowman Small 83 Joe Perry San Francisco 49ers fullback Compton Community College Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009
1952 Bowman Small Andy Robustelli 1952 Bowman Small 85 Andy Robustelli Los Angeles Rams defensive end Arnold College Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card
1952 Bowman Small Pete Pihos 1952 Bowman Small 92 Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 PSA 4
1952 Bowman Small 99 Joe Stydahar Los Angeles Rams tackle, coach Pittsburgh, West Virginia Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1972 Rookie card
1952 Bowman Small Arnie Weinmeister 1952 Bowman Small 101 Arnie Weinmeister New York Giants defensive tackle Washington Pro Football Hall of Fame 1984
1952 Bowman Small Lou Groza 1952 Bowman Small 105 Lou Groza Cleveland Browns tackle, kicker Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1974, Browns Ring of Honor 2010
1952 Bowman Small Leo Nomellini 1952 Bowman Small 125 Leo Nomellini San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Minnesota Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, College Hall of Fame 1977, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 PSA 8
1952 Bowman Small Ollie Matson 1952 Bowman Small 127 Ollie Matson Chicago Cardinals 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 Rookie card

Matson scored three non-offensive touchdowns in 1952, tying fellow rookie John Williams for the NFL lead. He scored two touchdowns on kickoff returns and one on a fumble return.