Halfback Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1950 Bowman Frank Spaniel 1950 Bowman 102 Frank Spaniel Washington Redskins halfback Notre Dame nm
1950 Bowman Wally Triplett 1950 Bowman 109 Wally Triplett Detroit Lions halfback Penn State Rookie card

Triplett averaged 73.5 yards per kickoff return in a game in 1950. That is still an NFL record.
1950 Bowman Billy Stone 1950 Bowman 112 Billy Stone Baltimore Colts halfback Bradley Rookie card nm
1950 Bowman Ken Carpenter 1950 Bowman 115 Ken Carpenter Cleveland Browns halfback Oregon State Rookie card PSA 7.5
1950 Bowman Dub Jones 1950 Bowman 117 Dub Jones Cleveland Browns halfback LSU, Tulane Rookie card
1950 Bowman Billy Grimes 1950 Bowman 120 Billy Grimes Green Bay Packers halfback Oklahoma State nm
1950 Bowman Buddy Young 1950 Bowman 123 Buddy Young New York Yanks halfback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1968 Rookie card

Young finished fifth in Heisman Trophy voting in 1944--as a freshman. See my football cards of Heisman candidates page.
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1950 Bowman Tom Kalmanir 1950 Bowman 125 Tom Kalmanir Los Angeles Rams halfback Pittsburgh, Nevada exmt
1950 Bowman Charley Trippi 1950 Bowman 129 Charley Trippi Chicago Cardinals halfback Georgia College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006 exmt
1950 Bowman George Gulyanics 1950 Bowman 136 George Gulyanics Chicago Bears halfback, punter Alabama, Ellisville Junior College
1950 Bowman Ken Kavanaugh 1950 Bowman 137 Ken Kavanaugh Chicago Bears halfback LSU College Hall of Fame 1963 PSA 6
1950 Bowman Howie Livingston 1950 Bowman 138 Howie Livingston Washington Redskins fullback, halfback Fullerton Junior College Rookie card

Livingston played from 1944 to 1953 for the Giants, Redskins, 49ers, and Bears. His brother Cliff Livingston also played in the NFL.
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1950 Bowman Gene Roberts 1950 Bowman 141 Gene Roberts New York Giants fullback, halfback Kansas, Tennessee-Chattanooga Roberts led the NFL in yards from scrimmage, touchdowns, and scoring in 1949. nm
1950 Bread for Health Labels Elmer Angsman 1950 Bread for Health Labels 2 Elmer Angsman Chicago Cardinals halfback Notre Dame
1950 Bread for Health Labels Glenn Davis 1950 Bread for Health Labels 6 Glenn Davis Los Angeles Rams halfback Army, Cal Poly-Pomona Heisman Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1961
1950 Bread for Health Labels Charley Trippi 1950 Bread for Health Labels 27 Charley Trippi Chicago Cardinals halfback Georgia College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006
1950 Bread for Health Labels Steve Van Buren 1950 Bread for Health Labels 29 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1950 Topps Felt Backs Bimbo Cecconi (brown) 1950 Topps Felt Backs 13B Bimbo Cecconi (brown)
Bimbo Cecconi halfback Pittsburgh
1950 Topps Felt Backs 13Y Bimbo Cecconi (yellow)
Bimbo Cecconi halfback Pittsburgh
1950 Topps Felt Backs Billy Conn 1950 Topps Felt Backs 17 Billy Conn halfback Georgetown
1950 Topps Felt Backs John Cox 1950 Topps Felt Backs 18 John Cox halfback Florida Cox's nickname was "Thunder."
1950 Topps Felt Backs Glen Davis 1950 Topps Felt Backs 20 Glen Davis halfback Ohio Rookie card PSA 5
1950 Topps Felt Backs Ray Dooney 1950 Topps Felt Backs 23 Ray Dooney halfback Pennsylvania
1950 Topps Felt Backs Jack Friedland 1950 Topps Felt Backs 26 Jack Friedland halfback Duke
1950 Topps Felt Backs Bill Gregus 1950 Topps Felt Backs 32 Bill Gregus halfback Wake Forest Gregus played one season for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.
1950 Topps Felt Backs Levi Jackson 1950 Topps Felt Backs 38 Levi Jackson halfback Yale
1950 Topps Felt Backs Jackie Jensen (brown) 1950 Topps Felt Backs 39B Jackie Jensen (brown) Jensen played for major league baseball's Boston Red Sox, Washington Senators, and New York Yankees. He appeared on a lot of baseball cards.
Jackie Jensen halfback California College Hall of Fame 1984
1950 Topps Felt Backs 39Y Jackie Jensen (yellow) Jensen placed fourth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1948. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
Jackie Jensen halfback California College Hall of Fame 1984
1950 Topps Felt Backs Chet Leach 1950 Topps Felt Backs 45 Chet Leach halfback Bucknell
1950 Topps Felt Backs Glenn Lippman 1950 Topps Felt Backs 48 Glenn Lippman halfback Texas A and M
1950 Topps Felt Backs Frank Miller 1950 Topps Felt Backs 56 Frank Miller halfback Cornell
1950 Topps Felt Backs Ray Nagel (brown) 1950 Topps Felt Backs 61B Ray Nagel (brown) Nagel played for the NFL's Chicago Cardinals in 1953.
Ray Nagel halfback UCLA
1950 Topps Felt Backs Ray Nagel (yellow) 1950 Topps Felt Backs 61Y Ray Nagel (yellow) Nagel was the head coach at the University of Utah from 1958 to 1965, and at the University of Iowa from 1966 to 1970.
Ray Nagel halfback UCLA
1950 Topps Felt Backs Herb Rich 1950 Topps Felt Backs 69 Herb Rich halfback Vanderbilt Rich played from 1950 to 1956 for the Baltimore Colts, Los Angeles Rams, and New York Giants. He averaged 23 yards per punt return in 1950, still an NFL record.
1950 Topps Felt Backs Emil Sitko (brown) 1950 Topps Felt Backs 76B Emil Sitko (brown) Rookie card

Sitko played three seasons for the San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Cardinals.
Emil Sitko halfback Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1984
1950 Topps Felt Backs 76Y Emil Sitko (yellow) Rookie card
Emil Sitko halfback Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1984
1950 Topps Felt Backs Harry Szulborski 1950 Topps Felt Backs 83 Harry Szulborski halfback Purdue SGC 84, PSA 6
1950 Topps Felt Backs 86B Dan Towler (brown) Rookie card

Towler played six seasons for the Los Angeles Rams.
Dan Towler halfback, fullback Washington and Jefferson
1950 Topps Felt Backs Dan Towler (yellow) 1950 Topps Felt Backs 86Y Dan Towler (yellow) Rookie card
Dan Towler halfback, fullback Washington and Jefferson
1950 Topps Felt Backs Langdon Viracola 1950 Topps Felt Backs 90 Langdon Viracola halfback Fordham
1950 Topps Felt Backs Doak Walker (brown) 1950 Topps Felt Backs 92B Doak Walker (brown) The price guides assign a higher value to the yellow variation, but the brown variation is actually scarcer.
Doak Walker halfback SMU Heisman Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986
1950 Topps Felt Backs 92Y Doak Walker (yellow) Walker scored all of the Lions' 24 points in a win against the Packers in November 1950.
Doak Walker halfback SMU Heisman Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986
1951 Berk Ross Doak Walker 1951 Berk Ross 2-14 Doak Walker halfback SMU Heisman Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986 Hockey player Jack Stewart's card was attached to right side of Walker's.
1951 Berk Ross Emil Sitko 1951 Berk Ross 2-15 Emil Sitko halfback Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1984
1951 Bowman George Taliaferro 1951 Bowman 8 George Taliaferro New York Yanks halfback Indiana College Hall of Fame 1981
1951 Bowman Steve Van Buren 1951 Bowman 10 Steve Van Buren Philadelphia Eagles halfback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Van Buren's brother, Ebert, also played for the Eagles. The brothers were teammates in 1951.
1951 Bowman Jug Girard 1951 Bowman 17 Jug Girard Green Bay Packers halfback, end Wisconsin PSA 8
1951 Bowman Joe Geri 1951 Bowman 22 Joe Geri Pittsburgh Steelers halfback Georgia
1951 Bowman Doak Walker 1951 Bowman 25 Doak Walker Detroit Lions halfback SMU Heisman Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986 Walker and Bobby Layne were teammates at Highland Park High School in Dallas, Texas.
1951 Bowman Bob Goode 1951 Bowman 36 Bob Goode Washington Redskins fullback, halfback Texas A and M