Defensive Back Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1958 Topps Dick Nolan 1958 Topps 131 Dick Nolan Chicago Cardinals defensive back Maryland Rookie card exmt
1958 Topps CFL George Brancato 1958 Topps CFL 17 George Brancato Ottawa Rough Riders running back, defensive back LSU, Santa Ana College Brancato played five games for the Chicago Cardinals in 1954.
1958 Topps CFL Larry Isbell 1958 Topps CFL 29 Larry Isbell Saskatchewan Roughriders defensive back, punter Baylor Isbell placed seventh in voting for the 1951 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates. He also played minor league baseball.
1958 Topps CFL Harry Lunn 1958 Topps CFL 35 Harry Lunn Saskatchewan Roughriders halfback, defensive back
1958 Topps CFL Rollie Miles 1958 Topps CFL 57 Rollie Miles Edmonton Eskimos running back, defensive back St. Augustine Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1980
1958 Topps CFL John Pyeatt 1958 Topps CFL 76 John Pyeatt Calgary Stampeders end, defensive back Pyeatt played for the Denver Broncos in 1960 and 1961.
1958 Topps CFL Harvey Wylie 1958 Topps CFL 82 Harvey Wylie Calgary Stampeders defensive back Montana State Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1980 nm oc
1958 Topps CFL Keith Pearce 1958 Topps CFL 88 Keith Pearce Winnipeg Blue Bombers end, defensive back
1959 Bazooka Ollie Matson 1959 Bazooka 12 Ollie Matson Los Angeles Rams 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
1959 Bell Brand Rams Ed Meador 1959 Bell Brand Rams 4 Ed Meador Los Angeles Rams defensive back Arkansas Tech Meador played 12 seasons in the NFL, all for the Rams.
1959 Bell Brand Rams Don Burroughs 1959 Bell Brand Rams 6 Don Burroughs Los Angeles Rams defensive back Colorado State PSA 7, PSA 6, PSA 5
1959 Bell Brand Rams Ollie Matson 1959 Bell Brand Rams 10 Ollie Matson Los Angeles Rams 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
1959 Bell Brand Rams Jack Morris 1959 Bell Brand Rams 13 Jack Morris Los Angeles Rams defensive back Oregon PSA 4, good
1959 Bell Brand Rams Will Sherman 1959 Bell Brand Rams 14 Will Sherman Los Angeles Rams defensive back St. Mary's PSA 6
1959 Bell Brand Rams Clendon Thomas 1959 Bell Brand Rams 15 Clendon Thomas Los Angeles Rams defensive back Oklahoma College Hall of Fame 2011, Steelers Legends Team good
1959 Topps Bobby Dillon 1959 Topps 12 Bobby Dillon Green Bay Packers defensive back Texas Packers Hall of Fame 1974 nm, PSA 8 oc
1959 Topps Terry Barr 1959 Topps 14 Terry Barr Detroit Lions defensive back Michigan Rookie card nm
1959 Topps Jack Butler 1959 Topps 22 Jack Butler Pittsburgh Steelers defensive back St. Bonaventure Pro Football Hall of Fame 2012, Steelers Legends Team, Steelers All-Time Team
1959 Topps Dick Nolan 1959 Topps 32 Dick Nolan Chicago Cardinals defensive back Maryland Nolan was the head coach of the San Francisco 49ers from 1968 to 1975, and of the New Orleans Saints from 1978 to 1980. Read about his time with the Saints on the New Orleans Saints History web site. ex
1959 Topps Jerry Mertens 1959 Topps 42 Jerry Mertens San Francisco 49ers defensive back Drake Rookie card nm
1959 Topps Ollie Matson 1959 Topps 50 Ollie Matson Los Angeles Rams 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 PSA 8.5, PSA 7, exmt, PSA 4
1959 Topps Ken Konz 1959 Topps 54 Ken Konz Cleveland Browns defensive back LSU PSA 6
1959 Topps Don Burroughs 1959 Topps 59 Don Burroughs Los Angeles Rams defensive back Colorado State Rookie card exmt
1959 Topps Andy Nelson 1959 Topps 62 Andy Nelson Baltimore Colts defensive back Memphis Rookie card

Nelson led the NFL with 199 interception return yards (on 8 interceptions) in 1958.
PSA 8, PSA 6
1959 Topps Jerry Norton 1959 Topps 79 Jerry Norton Philadelphia Eagles defensive back, punter SMU ex