Defensive Back Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1961 National City Bank Browns Ross Fichtner 1961 National City Bank Browns 17 Ross Fichtner Cleveland Browns defensive back Purdue
1961 National City Bank Browns Jim Shofner 1961 National City Bank Browns 22 Jim Shofner Cleveland Browns defensive back TCU
1961 National City Bank Browns Don Fleming 1961 National City Bank Browns 26 Don Fleming Cleveland Browns defensive back Florida After Fleming died in a construction accident in 1963, the team retired his jersey number, 46. See the Gallery's retired numbers page for the retired numbers of all of the NFL teams.
1961 National City Bank Browns Bobby Franklin 1961 National City Bank Browns 31 Bobby Franklin Cleveland Browns defensive back Mississippi
1961 Packers Lake to Lake Emlen Tunnell 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 6 Emlen Tunnell Green Bay Packers defensive back Iowa, Toledo Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Short print

This is Tunnell's only card as a Packer.
PSA 7
1961 Packers Lake to Lake Jesse Whittenton 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 11 Jesse Whittenton Green Bay Packers defensive back Texas-El Paso Packers Hall of Fame 1976 Whittenton was voted 1st team All-NFL by the Associated Press in 1961. SGC 92, ex
1961 Packers Lake to Lake Hank Gremminger 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 14 Hank Gremminger Green Bay Packers defensive back Baylor Packers Hall of Fame 1976 nm+
1961 Packers Lake to Lake John Symank 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 16 John Symank Green Bay Packers defensive back Florida
1961 Packers Lake to Lake Herb Adderley 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 30 Herb Adderley Green Bay Packers defensive back Michigan State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1980, Packers Hall of Fame 1981 Pre-rookie card

The Packers drafted Adderley as a running back in 1961, but Coach Lombardi converted him to a defensive back midway through the season.
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1961 Packers Lake to Lake Dale Hackbart 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 33 Dale Hackbart Green Bay Packers defensive back Wisconsin Short print PSA 6
1961 Packers Lake to Lake Willie Wood 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 36 Willie Wood Green Bay Packers defensive back USC Packers Hall of Fame 1977, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1989 Pre-rookie card, short print

For more pre-rookie cards, see my pre-rookie card page.
1961 Topps J.C. Caroline 1961 Topps 17 J.C. Caroline Chicago Bears defensive back Illinois College Hall of Fame 1980 ex+
1961 Topps Big Time Football Comes to Texas 1961 Topps 19 Big Time Football Comes to Texas
L.G. Dupre Dallas Cowboys halfback Baylor
Walt Kowalczyk Dallas Cowboys fullback, defensive back Michigan State
Eddie LeBaron Dallas Cowboys quarterback Pacific Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1980
Tom Scott New York Giants defensive end Virginia College Hall of Fame 1979
1961 Topps Tom Franckhauser 1961 Topps 27 Tom Franckhauser Dallas Cowboys defensive back Purdue Rookie card, error card

Last name misspelled "Frankhauser."
1961 Topps Green Bay Packers Team 1961 Topps 47 Green Bay Packers Team Green Bay Packers Though printed in 1961, this card pictures the 1958 Packers team.
1961 Topps Ollie Matson 1961 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 nm
1961 Topps Lindon Crow 1961 Topps 55 Lindon Crow Los Angeles Rams defensive back USC nm oc
1961 Topps Abe Woodson 1961 Topps 65 Abe Woodson San Francisco 49ers defensive back Illinois
1961 Topps Jim Patton 1961 Topps 92 Jim Patton New York Giants defensive back Mississippi nm
1961 Topps Tom Brookshier 1961 Topps 102 Tom Brookshier Philadelphia Eagles defensive back Colorado Eagles Honor Roll 1989
1961 Topps Junior Wren 1961 Topps 111 Junior Wren Pittsburgh Steelers defensive back Missouri Wren did not play for the Steelers in 1961. He played for the AFL's New York Titans. nm+ oc
1961 Topps Mal Hammack 1961 Topps 117 Mal Hammack St. Louis Cardinals defensive back Florida nm
1961 Topps Jerry Norton 1961 Topps 120 Jerry Norton St. Louis Cardinals defensive back, punter SMU PSA 8, ex
1961 Topps Johnny Robinson 1961 Topps 139 Johnny Robinson Dallas Texans defensive back LSU Chiefs Hall of Fame 1974 Rookie card
1961 Topps Roger Donnahoo 1961 Topps 156 Roger Donnahoo New York Titans defensive back Michigan State nm