Halfback Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1956 Topps Elroy Hirsch 1956 Topps 78 Elroy Hirsch Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974
1956 Topps Fred Morrison 1956 Topps 81 Fred Morrison Cleveland Browns halfback Ohio State nm
1956 Topps Dan Towler 1956 Topps 90 Dan Towler Los Angeles Rams halfback, fullback Washington and Jefferson
1956 Topps Detroit Lions Team 1956 Topps 92 Detroit Lions Team Detroit Lions This card pictures the 1955 Lions team.
1956 Topps Bobby Watkins 1956 Topps 95 Bobby Watkins Chicago Bears halfback Ohio State PSA 9 oc
1956 Topps Buddy Young 1956 Topps 96 Buddy Young Baltimore Colts halfback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1968 nm oc
1956 Topps Billy Wells 1956 Topps 97 Billy Wells Washington Redskins halfback Michigan State Short print PSA 5, nm oc
1956 Topps Ron Waller 1956 Topps 102 Ron Waller Los Angeles Rams halfback Maryland Rookie card
1956 Topps New York Giants Team 1956 Topps 113 New York Giants Team New York Giants This card pictures the 1955 New York Giants team. Future Hall of Fame coaches Vince Lombardi and Tom Landry are included in the photo. Lombardi is an assistant coach in the second row, and Landry is a player, also in the second row.
1956 Topps Los Angeles Rams Team 1956 Topps 114 Los Angeles Rams Team Los Angeles Rams This card pictures the 1955 Los Angeles Rams team. One of the players, Jack Bighead, was with the Baltimore Colts until early in 1955, so he also appears on the Colts team card.
1956 Topps Al Carmichael 1956 Topps 115 Al Carmichael Green Bay Packers halfback USC Packers Hall of Fame 1974 Carmichael returned a kickoff 106 yards for a touchdown in 1956. That was a new NFL record; it was not broken until Ellis Hobbs returned a kick 108 yards in 2007. nm
1956 Topps Chicago Bears Team 1956 Topps 119 Chicago Bears Team Chicago Bears This card pictures the 1955 Chicago Bears team. You can see a larger copy of the image in the Bears Photo Store. One of the players on the card, Harry Hugasian, played part of the 1955 season for the Baltimore Colts, and he also appears on the Colts team card. exmt
1956 Topps Billy Vessels 1956 Topps 120 Billy Vessels Baltimore Colts halfback Oklahoma Heisman Trophy 1952, College Hall of Fame 1974 Rookie card

Vessels played for the Edmonton Eskimos, then with the Western Interprovincial Football Union, in 1953. He won the Canadian Rugby Union's most outstanding player award, the Schenley Award, that season. After serving in the U.S. military, Vessels played the 1956 season with the Baltimore Colts.
1957 49ers Team Issue Joe Arenas 1957 49ers Team Issue 2 Joe Arenas San Francisco 49ers halfback Nebraska - Omaha nm
1957 49ers Team Issue Tom Harmon 1957 49ers Team Issue 15 Tom Harmon San Francisco 49ers halfback Michigan Heisman Trophy 1940, College Hall of Fame 1954 exmt
1957 49ers Team Issue Hugh McElhenny 1957 49ers Team Issue 24 Hugh McElhenny San Francisco 49ers halfback Washington Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1981, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009
1957 49ers Team Issue R.C. Owens 1957 49ers Team Issue 28 R.C. Owens San Francisco 49ers halfback, end College of Idaho 49ers Hall of Fame 2011 Owens's full name was Raleigh C. Owens. He played from 1957 to 1964 with the 49ers, Baltimore Colts, and New York Giants. ex+
1957 49ers Team Issue J.D. Smith 1957 49ers Team Issue 34 J.D. Smith San Francisco 49ers halfback North Carolina A and T exmt
1957 Giants Team Issue Don Chandler 1957 Giants Team Issue 6 Don Chandler New York Giants kicker, halfback Florida Packers Hall of Fame 1975 nm+
1957 Giants Team Issue Gene Filipski 1957 Giants Team Issue 9 Gene Filipski New York Giants halfback Villanova, Army nm+
1957 Giants Team Issue Frank Gifford 1957 Giants Team Issue 10 Frank Gifford New York Giants halfback USC, Bakersfield College College Hall of Fame 1975, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977 nm-mt
1957 Giants Team Issue Dennis Mendyk 1957 Giants Team Issue 19 Dennis Mendyk New York Giants halfback Michigan State ex
1957 Giants Team Issue Alex Webster 1957 Giants Team Issue 32 Alex Webster New York Giants halfback North Carolina State Giants Ring of Honor 2011
1957 Giants Team Issue Giants Coaches 1957 Giants Team Issue 36 Giants Coaches
John Dell Isola New York Giants guard, center Fordham
Jim Lee Howell New York Giants coach Arkansas Giants Ring of Honor 2010
Ken Kavanaugh New York Giants halfback LSU College Hall of Fame 1963
Tom Landry New York Giants defensive back, coach Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990, Cowboys Ring of Honor 1993
Vince Lombardi New York Giants coach Fordham Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Packers Hall of Fame 1975
1957 Topps Lou Baldacci 1957 Topps 4 Lou Baldacci Pittsburgh Steelers halfback Michigan Rookie card