Defensive Back Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1969 Topps W.K. Hicks 1969 Topps 152 W.K. Hicks Houston Oilers defensive back Texas Southern Hicks's full name is Wilmer Kenzie Hicks. nm
1969 Topps Marv Woodson 1969 Topps 155 Marv Woodson Pittsburgh Steelers defensive back Indiana nm+
1969 Topps Jim Burson 1969 Topps 159 Jim Burson Atlanta Falcons defensive back Auburn Rookie card nm
1969 Topps Willie Wood 1969 Topps 168 Willie Wood Green Bay Packers defensive back USC Packers Hall of Fame 1977, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1989 The back of this card is a piece to a Fran Tarkenton puzzle.
1969 Topps George Byrd 1969 Topps 173 George Byrd Buffalo Bills defensive back Boston University
1969 Topps Joe Scarpati 1969 Topps 176 Joe Scarpati Philadelphia Eagles defensive back North Carolina State nm
1969 Topps Kermit Alexander 1969 Topps 179 Kermit Alexander San Francisco 49ers defensive back UCLA
1969 Topps Leroy Mitchell 1969 Topps 183 Leroy Mitchell Houston Oilers defensive back Texas Southern nm
1969 Topps Ben Davis 1969 Topps 187 Ben Davis Cleveland Browns defensive back Defiance College Rookie card

Davis led the NFL with 162 interception return yards in 1968. He had 8 interceptions.
1969 Topps Roosevelt Taylor 1969 Topps 208 Roosevelt Taylor Chicago Bears defensive back Grambling
1969 Topps Tom Vaughn 1969 Topps 214 Tom Vaughn Detroit Lions defensive back Iowa State Vaughn was elected to the Iowa State Athletics Hall of Fame in 2005.
1969 Topps Paul Martha 1969 Topps 224 Paul Martha Pittsburgh Steelers defensive back Pittsburgh Martha is wearing the Steelers' "Batman" jersey in this photo. nm
1969 Topps Richie Petitbon 1969 Topps 230 Richie Petitbon Chicago Bears defensive back Tulane nm
1969 Topps Bobby Hunt 1969 Topps 243 Bobby Hunt Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Auburn PSA 9
1969 Topps Mel Renfro 1969 Topps 254 Mel Renfro Dallas Cowboys defensive back Oregon Cowboys Ring of Honor 1977, College Hall of Fame 1986, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1996
1969 Topps Herb Adderley 1969 Topps 255 Herb Adderley Green Bay Packers defensive back Michigan State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1980, Packers Hall of Fame 1981
1969 Topps Pete Jaquess 1969 Topps 261 Pete Jaquess Denver Broncos defensive back Eastern New Mexico
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Grady Alderman, Jerry Smith, Dick LeBeau, Gale Sayers 1969 Topps 4-in-1 1 Grady Alderman, Jerry Smith, Dick LeBeau, Gale Sayers
Grady Alderman Minnesota Vikings tackle Detroit
Dick LeBeau Detroit Lions defensive back Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 2010
Gale Sayers Chicago Bears halfback Kansas College Hall of Fame 1977, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977
Jerry Smith Washington Redskins tight end Arizona State Redskins Ring of Fame
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Dick Anderson, Mike Taliaferro, Otis Taylor, Fred Biletnikoff 1969 Topps 4-in-1 4 Dick Anderson, Mike Taliaferro, Otis Taylor, Fred Biletnikoff
Dick Anderson Miami Dolphins defensive back Colorado College Hall of Fame 1993, Dolphins Honor Roll 2006
Fred Biletnikoff Oakland Raiders end Florida State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1988, College Hall of Fame 1991
Mike Taliaferro Boston Patriots quarterback Illinois
Otis Taylor Kansas City Chiefs end Prairie View Chiefs Hall of Fame 1982
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Tom Beer, Jim Colclough, Steve DeLong, Miller Farr 1969 Topps 4-in-1 7 Tom Beer, Jim Colclough, Steve DeLong, Miller Farr
Tom Beer Denver Broncos end Houston
Jim Colclough Boston Patriots end Boston College
Steve DeLong San Diego Chargers defensive end Tennessee Outland Trophy 1964, College Hall of Fame 1993
Miller Farr Houston Oilers defensive back Wichita State
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Nick Buoniconti, George Saimes, Pete Duranko, Jacque MacKinnon 1969 Topps 4-in-1 11 Nick Buoniconti, George Saimes, Pete Duranko, Jacque MacKinnon
Nick Buoniconti Miami Dolphins linebacker Notre Dame Dolphins Honor Roll 1991, Patriots Hall of Fame 1992, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2001
Pete Duranko Denver Broncos defensive end Notre Dame
Jacque MacKinnon San Diego Chargers tight end Colgate Chargers Hall of Fame 1976
George Saimes Buffalo Bills defensive back Michigan State Bills Wall of Fame 2000
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Jim Burson, Dan Abramowicz, Dick Witcher, Ed O 1969 Topps 4-in-1 12 Jim Burson, Dan Abramowicz, Dick Witcher, Ed O'Bradovich PSA 10, nm, PSA 8
Dan Abramowicz New Orleans Saints end Xavier Saints Hall of Fame 1988
Jim Burson Atlanta Falcons defensive back Auburn
Ed O'Bradovich Chicago Bears defensive end Illinois
Dick Witcher San Francisco 49ers end UCLA
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Reg Carolan, Larry Garron, Pete Jaquess, W.K. Hicks 1969 Topps 4-in-1 13 Reg Carolan, Larry Garron, Pete Jaquess, W.K. Hicks Reg Carolan never appeared on a regular Topps card. (See my blog article, 1969 Topps 4-in-1 Oddities.) Carolan's son, Brett, played for the Dolphins and 49ers in the mid-1990s. nm, PSA 9
Reg Carolan Kansas City Chiefs tight end Idaho
Larry Garron Boston Patriots fullback Western Illinois
W.K. Hicks Houston Oilers defensive back Texas Southern
Pete Jaquess Denver Broncos defensive back Eastern New Mexico
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Hewritt Dixon, Goldie Sellers, Howard Twilley, Joe Namath 1969 Topps 4-in-1 15 Hewritt Dixon, Goldie Sellers, Howard Twilley, Joe Namath PSA 8
Hewritt Dixon Oakland Raiders halfback Florida A and M
Joe Namath New York Jets quarterback Alabama Pro Football Hall of Fame 1985, Jets Ring of Honor 2010
Goldie Sellers Kansas City Chiefs defensive back Grambling
Howard Twilley Miami Dolphins end Tulsa College Hall of Fame 1992
1969 Topps 4-in-1 Pete Gogolak, Ron Bull, Willie Richardson, Chuck LaTourette 1969 Topps 4-in-1 17 Pete Gogolak, Ron Bull, Willie Richardson, Chuck LaTourette PSA 9, nm+, PSA 8
Ron Bull Chicago Bears running back Baylor
Pete Gogolak New York Giants kicker Cornell Giants Ring of Honor 2010
Chuck LaTourette St. Louis Cardinals defensive back Rice
Willie Richardson Baltimore Colts wide receiver Jackson State College Hall of Fame 2003