Linebacker Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1975 Wonder Bread Bill Bergey 1975 Wonder Bread 19 Bill Bergey Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Arkansas State Eagles Honor Roll 1988 Bergey recovered 6 fumbles in 1975, most in the NFL.
1975 Wonder Bread Ted Hendricks 1975 Wonder Bread 21 Ted Hendricks Green Bay Packers linebacker Miami Florida College Hall of Fame 1987, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990 Hendricks shares the NFL record for safeties in a career. He had 4.
1976 Buckmans Discs Doug Buffone 1976 Buckmans Discs 4 Doug Buffone Chicago Bears linebacker Louisville
1976 Coke Bears Discs Waymond Bryant 1976 Coke Bears Discs 3 Waymond Bryant Chicago Bears linebacker Tennessee State
1976 Coke Bears Discs Doug Buffone 1976 Coke Bears Discs 4 Doug Buffone Chicago Bears linebacker Louisville
1976 Coke Bears Discs Don Rives 1976 Coke Bears Discs 18 Don Rives Chicago Bears linebacker Texas Tech Rives played six seasons for the Bears, but he never appeared on a regular issue football card.
1976 Crane Discs Doug Buffone 1976 Crane Discs 6 Doug Buffone Chicago Bears linebacker Louisville
1976 Topps Willie Lanier 1976 Topps 24 Willie Lanier Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Morgan State Chiefs Hall of Fame 1985, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986, College Hall of Fame 2000
1976 Topps Brad Dusek 1976 Topps 31 Brad Dusek Washington Redskins linebacker Texas A and M Rookie card
1976 Topps Jim LeClair 1976 Topps 52 Jim LeClair Cincinnati Bengals linebacker North Dakota College Hall of Fame 1999 Rookie card
1976 Topps Larry Stallings 1976 Topps 56 Larry Stallings St. Louis Cardinals linebacker Georgia Tech
1976 Topps Tommy Nobis 1976 Topps 69 Tommy Nobis Atlanta Falcons linebacker Texas Outland Trophy 1965, College Hall of Fame 1981, Falcons Ring of Honor 2004
1976 Topps Ted Hendricks 1976 Topps 76 Ted Hendricks Oakland Raiders linebacker Miami Florida College Hall of Fame 1987, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990
1976 Topps Wally Hilgenberg 1976 Topps 84 Wally Hilgenberg Minnesota Vikings linebacker Iowa
1976 Topps Dan Dickel 1976 Topps 92 Dan Dickel Baltimore Colts linebacker Iowa
1976 Topps Ken Geddes 1976 Topps 96 Ken Geddes Seattle Seahawks linebacker Nebraska Rookie card
1976 Topps Gregg Bingham 1976 Topps 103 Gregg Bingham Houston Oilers linebacker Purdue Rookie card

Bingham spent his entire 12-year NFL career with the Oilers.
1976 Topps Skip Vanderbundt 1976 Topps 108 Skip Vanderbundt San Francisco 49ers linebacker Oregon State
1976 Topps Pat Hughes 1976 Topps 117 Pat Hughes New York Giants linebacker Boston University
1976 Topps Jeff Siemon 1976 Topps 125 Jeff Siemon Minnesota Vikings linebacker Stanford College Hall of Fame 2006
1976 Topps Jim Carter 1976 Topps 141 Jim Carter Green Bay Packers linebacker Minnesota
1976 Topps Ed Bradley Jr. 1976 Topps 147 Ed Bradley Jr. Seattle Seahawks linebacker Wake Forest Bradley's father, Ed Bradley Sr., played for the Chicago Bears, Montreal Alouettes, and Toronto Argonauts. See the Gallery's Fathers and Sons page for more fathers and sons who appeared on vintage football cards.
1976 Topps Bill Bergey 1976 Topps 165 Bill Bergey Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Arkansas State Eagles Honor Roll 1988
1976 Topps Paul Naumoff 1976 Topps 176 Paul Naumoff Detroit Lions linebacker Tennessee
1976 Topps Frank Nunley 1976 Topps 182 Frank Nunley San Francisco 49ers linebacker Michigan
1976 Topps Phil Villapiano 1976 Topps 198 Phil Villapiano Oakland Raiders linebacker Bowling Green
1976 Topps Jack Lambert 1976 Topps 220 Jack Lambert Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Kent State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990, Steelers All-Time Team Rookie card

Lambert won the AP NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award in 1976.
1976 Topps Isiah Robertson 1976 Topps 226 Isiah Robertson Los Angeles Rams linebacker Southern
1976 Topps Jim Cheyunski 1976 Topps 232 Jim Cheyunski Baltimore Colts linebacker Syracuse
1976 Topps Larry Ely 1976 Topps 243 Larry Ely Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Iowa Rookie card
1976 Topps Harold McLinton 1976 Topps 251 Harold McLinton Washington Redskins linebacker Southern Rookie card
1976 Topps Randy Gradishar 1976 Topps 257 Randy Gradishar Denver Broncos linebacker Ohio State Broncos Ring of Fame 1989, College Hall of Fame 1998 Rookie card

Gradishar placed sixth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1973. See my page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates.
1976 Topps Joe Owens 1976 Topps 259 Joe Owens Seattle Seahawks defensive end, linebacker Alcorn State
1976 Topps Brian Kelley 1976 Topps 264 Brian Kelley New York Giants linebacker California Lutheran College Hall of Fame 2010 Rookie card
1976 Topps Al Beauchamp 1976 Topps 269 Al Beauchamp Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Southern Mississippi
1976 Topps Frank LeMaster 1976 Topps 279 Frank LeMaster Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Kentucky Rookie card
1976 Topps Larry Ball 1976 Topps 297 Larry Ball Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Louisville Rookie card
1976 Topps Stan White 1976 Topps 312 Stan White Baltimore Colts linebacker Ohio State
1976 Topps Chris Hanburger 1976 Topps 330 Chris Hanburger Washington Redskins linebacker North Carolina Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2011
1976 Topps Godwin Turk 1976 Topps 334 Godwin Turk New York Jets linebacker California, Southern Rookie card
1976 Topps D.D. Lewis 1976 Topps 342 D.D. Lewis Dallas Cowboys linebacker Mississippi State College Hall of Fame 2001
1976 Topps Doug Swift 1976 Topps 352 Doug Swift Miami Dolphins linebacker Amherst
1976 Topps Fred Carr 1976 Topps 360 Fred Carr Green Bay Packers linebacker Texas - El Paso Packers Hall of Fame 1983
1976 Topps Bob Babich 1976 Topps 374 Bob Babich Cleveland Browns linebacker Miami Ohio College Hall of Fame 1994
1976 Topps Bobby Maples 1976 Topps 384 Bobby Maples Denver Broncos linebacker Baylor
1976 Topps Doug Buffone 1976 Topps 396 Doug Buffone Chicago Bears linebacker Louisville
1976 Topps Andy Russell 1976 Topps 405 Andy Russell Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Missouri Steelers All-Time Team
1976 Topps Ron Pritchard 1976 Topps 411 Ron Pritchard Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Arizona State College Hall of Fame 2003
1976 Topps Jack Ham 1976 Topps 420 Jack Ham Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Penn State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1988, College Hall of Fame 1990, Steelers All-Time Team
1976 Topps Robert Brazile 1976 Topps 424 Robert Brazile Houston Oilers linebacker Jackson State Rookie card

Brazile was the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year in 1975.