Defensive Back Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1964 Topps Joe Krakoski 1964 Topps 143 Joe Krakoski Oakland Raiders defensive back Illinois Rookie card

Krakoski's son, also named Joe, was a linebacker for the Redskins in 1986.
PSA 9, nm
1964 Topps Fred Williamson 1964 Topps 152 Fred Williamson Oakland Raiders defensive back Northwestern Short print
1964 Topps Oakland Raiders Team 1964 Topps 153 Oakland Raiders Team Oakland Raiders This card pictures the 1963 Raiders team. Al Davis was the head coach; he is on the far left end of the back row.
1964 Topps George Blair 1964 Topps 156 George Blair San Diego Chargers defensive back, kicker Mississippi Rookie card

Blair led the AFL in field goal percentage in 1962 and 1963. In 1962 he made 17 of 20 attempts, for 85%.
PSA 8, nm
1964 Topps Dick Harris 1964 Topps 160 Dick Harris San Diego Chargers defensive back McNeese State Short print PSA 8
1964 Topps Charles McNeil 1964 Topps 166 Charles McNeil San Diego Chargers defensive back Compton Community College PSA 8.5, nm
1964 Topps Bud Whitehead 1964 Topps 173 Bud Whitehead San Diego Chargers defensive back Florida State Rookie card PSA 9
1964 Topps CFL Jerry Keeling 1964 Topps CFL 17 Jerry Keeling Calgary Stampeders quarterback, defensive back Tulsa Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1989 nm
1964 Topps CFL Joe Poirier 1964 Topps CFL 54 Joe Poirier Ottawa Rough Riders defensive back McGill nm+
1964 Topps CFL Sherman Lewis 1964 Topps CFL 74 Sherman Lewis Toronto Argonauts defensive back Michigan State Lewis placed third in voting for the 1963 Heisman Trophy. (See my page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates.) He played for the New York Jets in 1966 and 1967. PSA 8
1964 Wheaties Stamps Herb Adderley 1964 Wheaties Stamps 1 Herb Adderley Green Bay Packers defensive back Michigan State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1980, Packers Hall of Fame 1981 Adderley and Angelo Coia were teammates on the football and track teams at Northeast High School in Philadelphia. See the Gallery's High School Teammates page.
1964 Wheaties Stamps Erich Barnes 1964 Wheaties Stamps 5 Erich Barnes New York Giants defensive back Purdue
1964 Wheaties Stamps Terry Barr 1964 Wheaties Stamps 6 Terry Barr Detroit Lions defensive back Michigan
1964 Wheaties Stamps Dick Lynch 1964 Wheaties Stamps 36 Dick Lynch New York Giants defensive back Notre Dame Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1964 Wheaties Stamps Bernie Parrish 1964 Wheaties Stamps 49 Bernie Parrish Cleveland Browns defensive back Florida
1964 Wheaties Stamps Richie Petitbon 1964 Wheaties Stamps 51 Richie Petitbon Chicago Bears defensive back Tulane
1964 Wheaties Stamps Roosevelt Taylor 1964 Wheaties Stamps 66 Roosevelt Taylor Chicago Bears defensive back Grambling
1964 Wheaties Stamps Clendon Thomas 1964 Wheaties Stamps 67 Clendon Thomas Pittsburgh Steelers defensive back Oklahoma College Hall of Fame 2011, Steelers Legends Team
1964 Wheaties Stamps Jesse Whittenton 1964 Wheaties Stamps 72 Jesse Whittenton Green Bay Packers defensive back Texas-El Paso Packers Hall of Fame 1976 According to the Green Bay Press-Gazette, Whittenton was a member of the Senior PGA tour in the 1980s.
1964 Wheaties Stamps Larry Wilson 1964 Wheaties Stamps 73 Larry Wilson St. Louis Cardinals defensive back Utah Pro Football Hall of Fame 1978, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006
1964 Wheaties Stamps Abe Woodson 1964 Wheaties Stamps 74 Abe Woodson San Francisco 49ers defensive back Illinois Woodson made the Pro Bowl 5 times in his 7 seasons with the 49ers.
1965 Philadelphia Bob Boyd 1965 Philadelphia 3 Bob Boyd Baltimore Colts defensive back Oklahoma
1965 Philadelphia Jerry Logan 1965 Philadelphia 5 Jerry Logan Baltimore Colts defensive back West Texas State Rookie card, double print PSA 9
1965 Philadelphia Roosevelt Taylor 1965 Philadelphia 25 Roosevelt Taylor Chicago Bears defensive back Grambling
1965 Philadelphia Bernie Parrish 1965 Philadelphia 37 Bernie Parrish Cleveland Browns defensive back Florida Double print