Coach Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1924 Lafayette Cullen Gourley 1924 Lafayette 11 Cullen Gourley coach Lafayette
1924 Lafayette Herb McCracken 1924 Lafayette 16 Herb McCracken coach Lafayette College Hall of Fame 1973
1924 Lafayette Bodie Weldon 1924 Lafayette 20 Bodie Weldon coach Lafayette Weldon played for the Buffalo All-Americans of the American Professional Football Association (APFA) in 1920. The APFA became the NFL in 1922.
1933 Sport Kings Knute Rockne 1933 Sport Kings 35 Knute Rockne coach, end Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1951 Rookie card
1935 National Chicle Knute Rockne 1935 National Chicle 9 Knute Rockne coach, end Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1951 Rockne's card is the only one in the 1935 National Chicle set that does not picture an NFL player.
1948 Bowman Hugh Taylor 1948 Bowman 13 Hugh Taylor Washington Redskins end, coach Tulane, Oklahoma City University Rookie card
1948 Bowman Tommy Thompson 1948 Bowman 16 Tommy Thompson Philadelphia Eagles quarterback, coach Tulsa Rookie card
1948 Bowman Sammy Baugh 1948 Bowman 22 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card PSA 8
1948 Bowman Charles Cherundolo 1948 Bowman 50 Charles Cherundolo Pittsburgh Steelers center, coach Penn State Steelers Legends Team Rookie card

Before he passed away, Cherundolo had been the fourth-oldest living professional football player. He died at age 96.
1948 Bowman Neill Armstrong 1948 Bowman 52 Neill Armstrong Philadelphia Eagles end, coach Oklahoma State Rookie card, error card

Armstrong's first name is misspelled "Neil" on the back of this card.
1948-52 Exhibit Frankie Albert 1948-52 Exhibit 1 Frankie Albert quarterback, coach Stanford College Hall of Fame 1956
1948-52 Exhibit Sammy Baugh 1948-52 Exhibit 3 Sammy Baugh quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Baugh, Ki Aldrich, and L.D. Meyer were the MVPs of the first Cotton Bowl Classic, played on January 1, 1937.
1948 Leaf Tommy Thompson 1948 Leaf 9B Tommy Thompson Philadelphia Eagles quarterback, coach Tulsa Rookie card

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1948 Leaf Tommy Thompson 1948 Leaf 9Y Tommy Thompson Philadelphia Eagles quarterback, coach Tulsa Rookie card

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1948 Leaf Sammy Baugh 1948 Leaf 34 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card PSA 3
1949 Leaf Tommy Thompson 1949 Leaf 13 Tommy Thompson Philadelphia Eagles quarterback, coach Tulsa
1949 Leaf Sammy Baugh 1949 Leaf 26 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Baugh finished fourth in voting for the 1936 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
1950 Bowman Hugh Taylor 1950 Bowman 30 Hugh Taylor Washington Redskins end, coach Tulane, Oklahoma City University nm
1950 Bowman Frankie Albert 1950 Bowman 36 Frankie Albert San Francisco 49ers quarterback, coach Stanford College Hall of Fame 1956 Rookie card
1950 Bowman Bill Austin 1950 Bowman 67 Bill Austin New York Giants guard, coach Oregon State Rookie card

Austin was inducted into the Oregon Sports Hall of Fame in 1982.
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1950 Bowman Bill Johnson 1950 Bowman 72 Bill Johnson San Francisco 49ers center, coach Texas A and M Rookie card PSA 7
1950 Bowman Buster Ramsey 1950 Bowman 92 Buster Ramsey Chicago Cardinals guard, coach William and Mary College Hall of Fame 1978 Rookie card

Ramsey played six seasons for the Cardinals. His brother Knox also played for the Cardinals in 1950.
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1950 Bowman Tommy Thompson 1950 Bowman 95 Tommy Thompson Philadelphia Eagles quarterback, coach Tulsa nm
1950 Bowman Sammy Baugh 1950 Bowman 100 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 PSA 6
1950 Bowman Lou Rymkus 1950 Bowman 116 Lou Rymkus Cleveland Browns tackle, coach Notre Dame Rookie card vg-ex
1950 Bread for Health Labels Frankie Albert 1950 Bread for Health Labels 1 Frankie Albert San Francisco 49ers quarterback, coach Stanford College Hall of Fame 1956
1950 Bread for Health Labels Sammy Baugh 1950 Bread for Health Labels 4 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1950 Bread for Health Labels Lou Rymkus 1950 Bread for Health Labels 20 Lou Rymkus Cleveland Browns tackle, coach Notre Dame
1950 Bread for Health Labels Tommy Thompson 1950 Bread for Health Labels 24 Tommy Thompson Philadelphia Eagles quarterback, coach Tulsa
1951 Bowman Norm Van Brocklin 1951 Bowman 4 Norm Van Brocklin Los Angeles Rams quarterback, coach Oregon College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card SGC 96
1951 Bowman Tom Landry 1951 Bowman 20 Tom Landry New York Giants defensive back, coach Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990, Cowboys Ring of Honor 1993 Rookie card PSA 8
1951 Bowman Buster Ramsey 1951 Bowman 28 Buster Ramsey Chicago Cardinals guard, coach William and Mary College Hall of Fame 1978 vg-ex
1951 Bowman Sammy Baugh 1951 Bowman 34 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1951 Bowman Lou Rymkus 1951 Bowman 38 Lou Rymkus Cleveland Browns tackle, coach Notre Dame
1951 Bowman Frankie Albert 1951 Bowman 103 Frankie Albert San Francisco 49ers quarterback, coach Stanford College Hall of Fame 1956 Albert finished fourth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1940, and third in 1941. See my cards of Heisman candidates.
1951 Bowman Hugh Taylor 1951 Bowman 108 Hugh Taylor Washington Redskins end, coach Tulane, Oklahoma City University exmt
1952 Bowman Large Norm Van Brocklin 1952 Bowman Large 1 Norm Van Brocklin Los Angeles Rams quarterback, coach Oregon College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Short print
1952 Bowman Large Steve Owen 1952 Bowman Large 4 Steve Owen New York Giants tackle, coach Phillips Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card

Owen played 9 seasons in the NFL, and he was the head coach of the Giants for 23 years.
1952 Bowman Large Frankie Albert 1952 Bowman Large 5 Frankie Albert San Francisco 49ers quarterback, coach Stanford College Hall of Fame 1956
1952 Bowman Large Paul Brown 1952 Bowman Large 14 Paul Brown Cleveland Browns coach Miami Ohio Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card
1952 Bowman Large Sammy Baugh 1952 Bowman Large 30 Sammy Baugh Washington Redskins quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 PSA 8
1952 Bowman Large Dick Todd 1952 Bowman Large 43 Dick Todd Washington Redskins halfback, coach Texas A and M PSA 8
1952 Bowman Large George Halas 1952 Bowman Large 48 George Halas Chicago Bears coach, end Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card SGC 86
1952 Bowman Large Joe Bach 1952 Bowman Large 53 Joe Bach Pittsburgh Steelers coach Notre Dame Rookie card

In college, Bach was one of Notre Dame's "Seven Mules," the offensive line who led the way for the legendary Four Horsemen. The other six Mules were Ed Hunsinger, Edgar "Rip" Miller, Noble Kizer, Adam Walsh, John Weibel, and Chuck Collins.
1952 Bowman Large Wayne Millner 1952 Bowman Large 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
1952 Bowman Large Joe Kuharich 1952 Bowman Large 75 Joe Kuharich Chicago Cardinals linebacker, coach Notre Dame
1952 Bowman Large Buddy Parker 1952 Bowman Large 84 Buddy Parker Detroit Lions fullback, coach Centenary
1952 Bowman Large Buck Shaw 1952 Bowman Large 95 Buck Shaw San Francisco 49ers coach Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1972
1952 Bowman Large Joe Stydahar 1952 Bowman Large 99 Joe Stydahar Los Angeles Rams tackle, coach Pittsburgh, West Virginia Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1972 Rookie card, short print
1952 Bowman Large Jim Phelan 1952 Bowman Large 122 Jim Phelan Dallas Texans coach Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1973