Halfback Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1894 Mayo Cut Plug Brinck Thorne 1894 Mayo Cut Plug 30 Brinck Thorne halfback Yale College Hall of Fame 1970
1924 Lafayette Frank Chicknoski 1924 Lafayette 5 Frank Chicknoski halfback Lafayette
1924 Lafayette Frank Kirkleski 1924 Lafayette 14 Frank Kirkleski halfback Lafayette Kirkleski played four seasons in the NFL: one for the Pottsville Maroons, two for the Orange/Newark Tornadoes, and one for the Brooklyn Dodgers.
1924 Lafayette Jim McGarvey 1924 Lafayette 17 Jim McGarvey halfback Lafayette
1924 Lafayette Bob Millman 1924 Lafayette 18 Bob Millman halfback Lafayette Millman played three seasons for the NFL's Pottsville Maroons.
1926 Spalding Champions Peggy Flournoy 1926 Spalding Champions 1 Peggy Flournoy halfback Tulane
1926 Spalding Champions Walter Koppisch 1926 Spalding Champions 5 Walter Koppisch halfback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1981
1926 Spalding Champions Swede Oberlander 1926 Spalding Champions 11 Swede Oberlander halfback Dartmouth
1926 Spalding Champions Eddie Tryon 1926 Spalding Champions 12 Eddie Tryon halfback Colgate College Hall of Fame 1963
1933 Sport Kings Jim Thorpe 1933 Sport Kings 6 Jim Thorpe halfback Carlisle College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card

Thorpe also appeared on baseball cards and Olympics cards. You can see one of each on the Gallery's Cards in Multiple Sports page.
1935 National Chicle Bo Molenda 1935 National Chicle 2 Bo Molenda New York Giants fullback, halfback Michigan Rookie card PSA 2
1935 National Chicle Ed Matesic 1935 National Chicle 4 Ed Matesic Philadelphia Eagles halfback, tailback Pittsburgh Rookie card
1935 National Chicle Ken Strong 1935 National Chicle 7 Ken Strong New York Giants halfback NYU College Hall of Fame 1957, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card PSA 8
1935 National Chicle Ralph Kercheval 1935 National Chicle 19 Ralph Kercheval Brooklyn Dodgers halfback Kentucky Rookie card
1935 National Chicle Warren Heller 1935 National Chicle 20 Warren Heller Pittsburgh Pirates halfback, tailback Pittsburgh Rookie card
1935 National Chicle Beattie Feathers 1935 National Chicle 23 Beattie Feathers Chicago Bears halfback Tennessee College Hall of Fame 1955 Rookie card

Feathers averaged 8.44 yards per carry in 1934, still an NFL record.
1946 Sears Browns Fred Evans 1946 Sears Browns 3 Fred Evans Cleveland Browns halfback Notre Dame Playing for the Bears in a game in 1948, Evans recovered 2 fumbles for touchdowns. That is still an NFL record.
1948 Bowman Bill DeCorrevont 1948 Bowman 5 Bill DeCorrevont Chicago Cardinals halfback Northwestern Rookie card PSA 8, exmt oc
1948 Bowman Steve Van Buren 1948 Bowman 7 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Rookie card

According to his page on the Pro Football Hall of Fame web site, Van Buren failed to make his high school football team as a sophomore.
1948 Bowman Kenny Washington 1948 Bowman 8 Kenny Washington Los Angeles Rams fullback, halfback UCLA College Hall of Fame 1956 Rookie card
1948 Bowman Frank Seno 1948 Bowman 14 Frank Seno Boston Yanks halfback George Washington Rookie card

Seno intercepted 10 passes in 1947, tying Frank Reagan for most in the NFL.
1948 Bowman Charley Trippi 1948 Bowman 17 Charley Trippi Chicago Cardinals halfback Georgia College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006 Rookie card

The Chicago Cardinals chose Trippi with the first overall pick in the 1945 NFL draft.
1948 Bowman Art Faircloth 1948 Bowman 19 Art Faircloth New York Giants halfback, defensive back North Carolina State, Guilford Rookie card Vg-ex
1948 Bowman Don Kindt 1948 Bowman 23 Don Kindt Chicago Bears halfback, defensive back Wisconsin Rookie card

Kindt's son, Don Kindt Jr., played for the Chicago Bears in 1987.
1948 Bowman Pat McHugh 1948 Bowman 25 Pat McHugh Philadelphia Eagles halfback Georgia Tech Rookie card