Defensive Back Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1935 National Chicle Cliff Battles 1935 National Chicle 10 Cliff Battles Boston Redskins tailback, defensive back West Virginia Wesleyan Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1955, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968 Rookie card
1948 Bowman Chris Iverson 1948 Bowman 10 Chris Iverson New York Giants defensive back Oregon Rookie card, error card

Iverson's name is misspelled Iversen on the back of this card.
PSA 8, ex+
1948 Bowman Art Faircloth 1948 Bowman 19 Art Faircloth New York Giants halfback, defensive back North Carolina State, Guilford Rookie card PSA 6
1948 Bowman Don Kindt 1948 Bowman 23 Don Kindt Chicago Bears halfback, defensive back Wisconsin Rookie card

Kindt's son, Don Kindt Jr., played for the Chicago Bears in 1987.
1948 Bowman Mike Micka 1948 Bowman 35 Mike Micka Boston Yanks halfback, defensive back Colgate Rookie card PSA 8
1948 Bowman Frank Reagan 1948 Bowman 55 Frank Reagan New York Giants quarterback, defensive back Pennsylvania Rookie card

Reagan intercepted 10 passes in 1947, tying Frank Seno for most in the NFL.
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1948 Bowman Robert Nussbaumer 1948 Bowman 58 Robert Nussbaumer Washington Redskins halfback, defensive back Michigan Rookie card PSA 7, PSA 6, fair
1948 Bowman Dan Sandifer 1948 Bowman 87 Dan Sandifer Washington Redskins defensive back, halfback LSU Rookie card, short print

Sandifer led the NFL with 13 interceptions in 1948. He also had the league's longest reception, an 86-yarder.
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1948 Bowman Ben Kish 1948 Bowman 88 Ben Kish Philadelphia Eagles halfback, defensive back Pittsburgh Rookie card exmt
1948 Bowman Herbert Banta 1948 Bowman 89 Herbert Banta Los Angeles Rams halfback, defensive back USC Rookie card PSA 8
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 Emlen Tunnell 1948-52 Exhibit 52 Emlen Tunnell defensive back Iowa, Toledo Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1948 Leaf Tom McWilliams 1948 Leaf 31M Tom McWilliams halfback, defensive back Mississippi State, Army Rookie card

maroon jersey
1948 Leaf Tom McWilliams 1948 Leaf 31R Tom McWilliams halfback, defensive back Mississippi State, Army Rookie card

red jersey
1948 Leaf Robert Nussbaumer 1948 Leaf 43M Robert Nussbaumer Washington Redskins halfback, defensive back Michigan Rookie card

maroon jersey
PSA 5, ex
1948 Leaf Robert Nussbaumer 1948 Leaf 43R Robert Nussbaumer Washington Redskins halfback, defensive back Michigan Rookie card

red jersey
1948 Leaf Frank Reagan 1948 Leaf 48 Frank Reagan New York Giants quarterback, defensive back Pennsylvania Rookie card
1948 Leaf Roy Steiner 1948 Leaf 63 Roy Steiner defensive back Alabama Rookie card
1948 Leaf Russ Steger 1948 Leaf 74 Russ Steger defensive back Illinois Rookie card
1948 Leaf Clarence Self 1948 Leaf 78 Clarence Self halfback, defensive back Wisconsin Rookie card

Self played from 1949 to 1955 for the Chicago Cardinals, Detroit Lions, and Green Bay Packers.
1948 Leaf Jim Youel 1948 Leaf 80 Jim Youel quarterback, defensive back Iowa Rookie card
1948 Leaf Fred Folger 1948 Leaf 83G Fred Folger defensive back, punter Duke Rookie card

gray jersey
1948 Leaf 83W Fred Folger defensive back, punter Duke Rookie card

white jersey
1949 Leaf Frank Reagan 1949 Leaf 3 Frank Reagan Philadelphia Eagles quarterback, defensive back Pennsylvania
1949 Leaf Jim Youel 1949 Leaf 57 Jim Youel Detroit Lions quarterback, defensive back Iowa