Defensive Back Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1978 Topps Gary Green 1978 Topps 42 Gary Green Kansas City Chiefs defensive back Baylor Rookie card
1978 Topps Glen Edwards 1978 Topps 44 Glen Edwards San Diego Chargers defensive back Florida A and M
1978 Topps Mike Washington 1978 Topps 48 Mike Washington Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive back Alabama
1978 Topps Mario Clark 1978 Topps 57 Mario Clark Buffalo Bills defensive back Oregon Rookie card
1978 Topps Ken Reaves 1978 Topps 64 Ken Reaves St. Louis Cardinals defensive back Norfolk State
1978 Topps Lem Barney 1978 Topps 82 Lem Barney Detroit Lions defensive back Jackson State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1992
1978 Topps Lyle Blackwood 1978 Topps 89 Lyle Blackwood Baltimore Colts defensive back TCU
1978 Topps Norris Thomas 1978 Topps 96 Norris Thomas Miami Dolphins defensive back Southern Mississippi Rookie card

The back of this card says that Thomas is the nephew of Jim Marsalis. Marsalis played for the Kansas City Chiefs and New Orleans Saints.
1978 Topps Gary Barbaro 1978 Topps 97 Gary Barbaro Kansas City Chiefs defensive back Nicholls State Rookie card

Barbaro had a 102-yard interception return in 1977, longest in the NFL.
1978 Topps Tony Peters 1978 Topps 113 Tony Peters Cleveland Browns defensive back Oklahoma Rookie card
1978 Topps Ken Riley 1978 Topps 115 Ken Riley Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Florida A and M
1978 Topps Burgess Owens 1978 Topps 121 Burgess Owens New York Jets defensive back Miami Florida
1978 Topps J.T. Thomas 1978 Topps 124 J.T. Thomas Pittsburgh Steelers defensive back Florida State
1978 Topps Allan Ellis 1978 Topps 132 Allan Ellis Chicago Bears defensive back UCLA
1978 Topps Johnnie Gray 1978 Topps 138 Johnnie Gray Green Bay Packers defensive back Cal State Fullerton Packers Hall of Fame 1994
1978 Topps Randy Logan 1978 Topps 151 Randy Logan Philadelphia Eagles defensive back Michigan
1978 Topps Mike Williams 1978 Topps 152 Mike Williams San Diego Chargers defensive back LSU Rookie card
1978 Topps Raymond Clayborn 1978 Topps 158 Raymond Clayborn New England Patriots defensive back Texas Rookie card

Clayborn intercepted 36 passes with the Patriots, a team record he shares with Ty Law.
1978 Topps Cliff Harris 1978 Topps 160 Cliff Harris Dallas Cowboys defensive back Ouachita Baptist Cowboys Ring of Honor 2004
1978 Topps Neal Colzie 1978 Topps 169 Neal Colzie Oakland Raiders defensive back Ohio State
1978 Topps Monte Jackson 1978 Topps 180 Monte Jackson Los Angeles Rams defensive back San Diego State
1978 Topps Ray Rhodes 1978 Topps 188 Ray Rhodes New York Giants wide receiver, defensive back Tulsa, TCU
1978 Topps Willie Buchanon 1978 Topps 198 Willie Buchanon Green Bay Packers defensive back San Diego State Packers Hall of Fame 1993 After football, Buchanon founded Buchanon and Associates, a realty in Oceanside, California.
1978 Topps Jim Stienke 1978 Topps 208 Jim Stienke Atlanta Falcons defensive back Texas State
1978 Topps Bill Simpson 1978 Topps 209 Bill Simpson Los Angeles Rams defensive back Michigan State