Defensive Back Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1974 Topps Dwight Harrison 1974 Topps 399 Dwight Harrison Buffalo Bills defensive back, wide receiver Texas A and M - Kingsville Rookie card
1974 Topps Ralph Anderson 1974 Topps 408 Ralph Anderson New England Patriots defensive back West Texas State
1974 Topps Willie Alexander 1974 Topps 414 Willie Alexander Houston Oilers defensive back Alcorn State
1974 Topps 421 Roger Wehrli St. Louis Cardinals defensive back Missouri College Hall of Fame 2003, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2007, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2007
1974 Topps 430 Jim Johnson San Francisco 49ers defensive back UCLA Pro Football Hall of Fame 1994, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009
1974 Topps Pat Fischer 1974 Topps 445 Pat Fischer Washington Redskins defensive back Nebraska Redskins Ring of Fame
1974 Topps Ron Bolton 1974 Topps 454 Ron Bolton New England Patriots defensive back Norfolk State Rookie card
1974 Topps Bob Howard 1974 Topps 483 Bob Howard San Diego Chargers defensive back Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo, San Diego State Rookie card
1974 Topps Pete Athas 1974 Topps 494 Pete Athas New York Giants defensive back Tennessee
1974 Topps Ken Riley 1974 Topps 511 Ken Riley Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Florida A and M
1974 Topps 514 Ray Brown Atlanta Falcons defensive back West Texas A and M Rookie card
1974 Topps Leroy Mitchell 1974 Topps 519 Leroy Mitchell Denver Broncos defensive back Texas Southern
1974 Topps Lem Barney 1974 Topps 525 Lem Barney Detroit Lions defensive back Jackson State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1992
1974 Topps Steve Tannen 1974 Topps 528 Steve Tannen New York Jets defensive back Florida
1974 USC Discs Marvin Cobb 1974 USC Discs 5 Marvin Cobb defensive back USC Cobb played from 1975 to 1980 for the Cincinnati Bengals, Minnesota Vikings, and Pittsburgh Steelers.
1974 USC Discs Doug Hogan 1974 USC Discs 12 Doug Hogan defensive back USC
1974 USC Discs Charlie Phillips 1974 USC Discs 21 Charlie Phillips defensive back USC Phillips played for the Oakland Raiders from 1975 to 1979
1974 USC Discs Danny Reece 1974 USC Discs 24 Danny Reece defensive back USC Reece played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers from 1976 to 1980.
1974 West Virginia Playing Cards Mark Burke 1974 West Virginia Playing Cards 5C Mark Burke defensive back West Virginia Burke played in one game for the Philadelphia Eagles, the last game of the 1976 season. See my Cups of Coffee page for cards of other players who appeared in exactly one NFL, AFL, or AAFC game.
1974 Wonder Bread Bill Bradley 1974 Wonder Bread 3 Bill Bradley Philadelphia Eagles defensive back, punter Texas Eagles Honor Roll 1993
1974 Wonder Bread Willie Brown 1974 Wonder Bread 4 Willie Brown Oakland Raiders defensive back Grambling Pro Football Hall of Fame 1984 Brown and Lester Hayes share the Raiders team record for career interceptions. Both had 39. nm-mt
1974 Wonder Bread Ken Ellis 1974 Wonder Bread 6 Ken Ellis Green Bay Packers defensive back Southern Packers Hall of Fame 1998 nm-mt
1974 Wonder Bread Jim Johnson 1974 Wonder Bread 11 Jim Johnson San Francisco 49ers defensive back UCLA Pro Football Hall of Fame 1994, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 Johnson's brother, Rafer, was an Olympic medalist in the decathlon. He won the silver medal in 1956 and the gold in 1960. nm
1974 Wonder Bread Paul Krause 1974 Wonder Bread 12 Paul Krause Minnesota Vikings defensive back Iowa Pro Football Hall of Fame 1998, Vikings Ring of Honor 1998
1975 Fleer Immortal Roll Cliff Battles 1975 Fleer Immortal Roll 2 Cliff Battles tailback, defensive back West Virginia Wesleyan Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1955, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968