End Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1950 Topps Felt Backs 9B Al Burnett (brown)
Al Burnett end Rutgers
1950 Topps Felt Backs Al Burnett (yellow) 1950 Topps Felt Backs 9Y Al Burnett (yellow)
Al Burnett end Rutgers
1950 Topps Felt Backs Dean Laun 1950 Topps Felt Backs 44 Dean Laun end Iowa State
1950 Topps Felt Backs Melvin Lyle 1950 Topps Felt Backs 49 Melvin Lyle end LSU PSA 6, PSA 5
1950 Topps Felt Backs Ray Mathews (brown) 1950 Topps Felt Backs 54B Ray Mathews (brown) Rookie card

Mathews played ten seasons for the NFL's Pittsburgh Steelers and Dallas Cowboys, and one for Canadian football's Calgary Stampeders.
Ray Mathews end Clemson Steelers Legends Team
1950 Topps Felt Backs 54Y Ray Mathews (yellow) Rookie card
Ray Mathews end Clemson Steelers Legends Team
1950 Topps Felt Backs Jim Ward 1950 Topps Felt Backs 93 Jim Ward end Columbia
1950 Topps Felt Backs Art Weiner 1950 Topps Felt Backs 94 Art Weiner end North Carolina College Hall of Fame 1992 Weiner played one season for the NFL's New York Yanks.
1950 Topps Felt Backs Froggy Williams 1950 Topps Felt Backs 96 Froggy Williams end Rice College Hall of Fame 1965 Williams, Bill Burkhalter, and Joe Watson were the MVPs of the January 1, 1950, Cotton Bowl Classic.
1950 Topps Felt Backs Carl Wren 1950 Topps Felt Backs 99 Carl Wren end Rochester
1951 Bowman Mac Speedie 1951 Bowman 3 Mac Speedie Cleveland Browns end Utah Speedie was the head coach of the Denver Broncos from partway through the 1964 season to partway through the 1966 season.
1951 Bowman Woodley Lewis 1951 Bowman 5 Woodley Lewis Los Angeles Rams end Los Angeles City, Oregon Rookie card PSA 4
1951 Bowman Tom Fears 1951 Bowman 6 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1951 Bowman Barney Poole 1951 Bowman 9 Barney Poole New York Yanks end Army, Mississippi College Hall of Fame 1974 Poole's brothers, Ray and Jim, also played in the NFL.
1951 Bowman Jug Girard 1951 Bowman 17 Jug Girard Green Bay Packers halfback, end Wisconsin PSA 8
1951 Bowman Alex Loyd 1951 Bowman 31 Alex Loyd San Francisco 49ers end Oklahoma State
1951 Bowman Horace Gillom 1951 Bowman 37 Horace Gillom Cleveland Browns end, punter Ohio State, Nevada
1951 Bowman Dan Edwards 1951 Bowman 43 Dan Edwards New York Yanks end Georgia PSA 8, exmt
1951 Bowman Pete Pihos 1951 Bowman 46 Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1951 Bowman Ed Sprinkle 1951 Bowman 51 Ed Sprinkle Chicago Bears end Hardin-Simmons, Navy Rookie card

Sprinkle played 12 seasons in the NFL, all with the Bears. According to Sprinkle's obituary in the New York Times, George Halas honored Sprinkle by assigning him number 7, Halas's number as a player.
1951 Bowman Tom Wham 1951 Bowman 64 Tom Wham Chicago Cardinals end Furman PSA 5.5
1951 Bowman Gordon Soltau 1951 Bowman 67 Gordon Soltau San Francisco 49ers end, kicker Minnesota Rookie card

In a game against the Rams in 1951, Soltau scored 26 points on 3 touchdowns, 1 field goal, and 5 extra points. That was a 49ers record until Jerry Rice scored 30 points in a game in 1990.
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1951 Bowman Dante Lavelli 1951 Bowman 73 Dante Lavelli Cleveland Browns end Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 PSA 7
1951 Bowman Elroy Hirsch 1951 Bowman 76 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974 Hirsch had 1495 receiving yards in 1951, breaking the single-season NFL record. BVG 6.5
1951 Bowman Jack Zilly 1951 Bowman 78 Jack Zilly Los Angeles Rams end Notre Dame
1951 Bowman Bruce Alford 1951 Bowman 79 Bruce Alford New York Yanks end TCU Rookie card

After his playing career, Alford was an NFL official for 20 years. His son, Bruce Jr., was a kicker for the Redskins and Bills.
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1951 Bowman Art Weiner 1951 Bowman 80 Art Weiner New York Yanks end North Carolina College Hall of Fame 1992 vg
1951 Bowman John Green 1951 Bowman 83 John Green Philadelphia Eagles end Tulsa PSA 7
1951 Bowman Ray Poole 1951 Bowman 93 Ray Poole New York Giants end Mississippi, North Carolina vg-ex
1951 Bowman Gail Bruce 1951 Bowman 104 Gail Bruce San Francisco 49ers end Washington
1951 Bowman Hugh Taylor 1951 Bowman 108 Hugh Taylor Washington Redskins end, coach Tulane, Oklahoma City University exmt
1951 Bowman Bob Boyd 1951 Bowman 113 Bob Boyd Los Angeles Rams end Loyola (L.A.) Rookie card ex
1951 Bowman Abner Wimberly 1951 Bowman 125 Abner Wimberly Green Bay Packers end LSU
1951 Bowman Joe Scott 1951 Bowman 128 Joe Scott New York Giants halfback, end Texas A and M, San Francisco ex
1951 Bowman Bill Swiacki 1951 Bowman 132 Bill Swiacki Detroit Lions end Holy Cross, Columbia College Hall of Fame 1976 exmt
1951 Bowman Fran Polsfoot 1951 Bowman 136 Fran Polsfoot Chicago Cardinals end Washington State Rookie card

Polsfoot was the NFL's 3rd-leading receiver in 1951, with 796 yards.
1951 Topps Magic Dewey McConnell 1951 Topps Magic 21 Dewey McConnell end Wyoming McConnell played for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1954. PSA 6
1951 Topps Magic Art Betts 1951 Topps Magic 25 Art Betts end Penn State PSA 5
1951 Topps Magic Bill Owens 1951 Topps Magic 31 Bill Owens end Colgate
1951 Topps Magic Ralph Staub 1951 Topps Magic 39 Ralph Staub end Cincinnati
1951 Topps Magic Glenn Smith 1951 Topps Magic 44 Glenn Smith end Clemson PSA 6
1951 Topps Magic Armand Kitto 1951 Topps Magic 45 Armand Kitto defensive end, end LSU PSA 6
1951 Topps Magic Vic Pujo 1951 Topps Magic 57 Vic Pujo end Cornell PSA 8
1951 Topps Magic Bob Carey 1951 Topps Magic 75 Bob Carey end, kicker Michigan State Carey played 3 seasons for the Los Angeles Rams and 1 for the Chicago Bears.
1952 Bowman Large Barney Poole 1952 Bowman Large 11 Barney Poole Dallas Texans end Army, Mississippi College Hall of Fame 1974
1952 Bowman Large Tom Fears 1952 Bowman Large 13 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1952 Bowman Large Bill Howton 1952 Bowman Large 21 Bill Howton Green Bay Packers end Rice Packers Hall of Fame 1974 Rookie card
1952 Bowman Large Kyle Rote 1952 Bowman Large 28 Kyle Rote New York Giants end SMU College Hall of Fame 1964 Rookie card, short print

The Giants chose Rote with the first overall pick in the 1951 NFL draft.
1952 Bowman Large Jim Dooley 1952 Bowman Large 31 Jim Dooley Chicago Bears end Miami Florida
1952 Bowman Large Ray Mathews 1952 Bowman Large 32 Ray Mathews Pittsburgh Steelers end Clemson Steelers Legends Team