Defensive Tackle Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1961 Topps Alex Karras 1961 Topps 35 Alex Karras Detroit Lions defensive tackle Iowa Outland Trophy 1957, College Hall of Fame 1991 Karras finished second to John David Crow in voting for the 1957 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates. exmt
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 Leo Nomellini 1961 Topps 64 Leo Nomellini San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Minnesota Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, College Hall of Fame 1977, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 exmt
1961 Topps Don Joyce 1961 Topps 83 Don Joyce Minnesota Vikings defensive end, defensive tackle Tulane Rookie card

The Vikings obtained Joyce from the Baltimore Colts in the 1961 NFL Expansion Draft. His 1961 Topps and 1961 Fleer cards show him still in his Colts uniform.
1961 Topps Ed Culpepper 1961 Topps 84 Ed Culpepper Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Alabama Rookie card

Culpepper played six seasons in the NFL and AFL. This is his only regular issue card.
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1961 Topps Chuck Bednarik 1961 Topps 101 Chuck Bednarik Philadelphia Eagles center, defensive tackle Pennsylvania Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1969, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 ex
1961 Topps Bob Toneff 1961 Topps 129 Bob Toneff Washington Redskins defensive tackle Notre Dame nm
1961 Topps Sid Youngelman 1961 Topps 152 Sid Youngelman New York Titans defensive tackle Alabama
1961 Topps Bud McFadin 1961 Topps 191 Bud McFadin Denver Broncos defensive tackle Texas College Hall of Fame 1983
1961 Topps CFL Ron Atchison 1961 Topps CFL 90 Ron Atchison Saskatchewan Roughriders center, defensive tackle Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1978 Error card

Atchison's name is misspelled "Atcheson."
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1962 Fleer Jerry Mays 1962 Fleer 31 Jerry Mays Dallas Texans defensive tackle SMU Chiefs Hall of Fame 1972 Rookie card
1962 Fleer Paul Rochester 1962 Fleer 33 Paul Rochester Dallas Texans defensive tackle Michigan State Rookie card PSA 7, exmt
1962 Fleer Gordy Holz 1962 Fleer 40 Gordy Holz Denver Broncos defensive tackle Minnesota
1962 Fleer Bud McFadin 1962 Fleer 41 Bud McFadin Denver Broncos defensive tackle Texas College Hall of Fame 1983
1962 Fleer Al Jamison 1962 Fleer 50 Al Jamison Houston Oilers defensive tackle Colgate nm
1962 Fleer Ed Husmann 1962 Fleer 55 Ed Husmann Houston Oilers defensive tackle Nebraska Rookie card, error card

Name misspelled "Hussman."
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1962 Fleer Bill Hudson 1962 Fleer 85 Bill Hudson San Diego Chargers defensive tackle Clemson Rookie card PSA 7, nm-mt oc
1962 Fleer Ernie Ladd 1962 Fleer 86 Ernie Ladd San Diego Chargers defensive tackle Grambling Chargers Hall of Fame 1981 Rookie card
1962 Kahns Gene Lipscomb 1962 Kahns 16 Gene Lipscomb Pittsburgh Steelers defensive tackle Steelers Legends Team
1962 Kahns Lou Michaels 1962 Kahns 18 Lou Michaels Pittsburgh Steelers defensive tackle Kentucky College Hall of Fame 1992 Michaels and John Paluck were teammates at Swoyersville High School, in Swoyersville, Pennsylvania. See the Gallery's High School Teammates page.
1962 Kahns Ernie Stautner 1962 Kahns 35 Ernie Stautner Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end, defensive tackle Boston College Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, Steelers Legends Team, Steelers All-Time Team
1962 Post Cereal Dave Hanner 1962 Post Cereal 5 Dave Hanner Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Arkansas Packers Hall of Fame 1974
1962 Post Cereal Roosevelt Grier 1962 Post Cereal 19 Roosevelt Grier New York Giants defensive tackle Penn State Grier was a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1973. See the Gallery's Almost Hall of Famers page.
1962 Post Cereal Jim Katcavage 1962 Post Cereal 21 Jim Katcavage New York Giants defensive end, defensive tackle Dayton Katkavage led the NFL in fumble return yards in 1961. He recovered three fumbles and returned them a total of 38 yards. PSA 8
1962 Post Cereal Chuck Bednarik 1962 Post Cereal 33 Chuck Bednarik Philadelphia Eagles center, defensive tackle Pennsylvania Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1969, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 PSA 9