Quarterback Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures Richie Lucas 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 80 Richie Lucas Buffalo Bills quarterback, halfback Penn State College Hall of Fame 1986
1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures Don Meredith 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 87 Don Meredith Dallas Cowboys quarterback SMU Cowboys Ring of Honor 1976, College Hall of Fame 1982 Meredith finished ninth in voting for Heisman Trophy in 1958, and third in 1959. See my page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates.
1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures Milt Plum 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 109 Milt Plum Cleveland Browns quarterback Penn State
1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures Frank Ryan 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 120 Frank Ryan Los Angeles Rams quarterback Rice
1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures Ed Songin 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 129 Ed Songin Boston Patriots quarterback Boston College
1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures Bart Starr 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 132 Bart Starr Green Bay Packers quarterback Alabama Packers Hall of Fame 1977, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977
1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures Frank Tripucka 1961 Fleer Wallet Pictures 138 Frank Tripucka Denver Broncos quarterback Notre Dame Broncos Ring of Fame 1986 Error card

Name misspelled "Tripuka" on back.
1961 Golden Tulip Chargers Jack Kemp 1961 Golden Tulip Chargers 9 Jack Kemp San Diego Chargers quarterback Occidental Bills Wall of Fame 1984
1961 Kahns Bobby Layne 1961 Kahns 17 Bobby Layne Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team
1961 Kahns Milt Plum 1961 Kahns 25 Milt Plum Cleveland Browns quarterback Penn State
1961 National City Bank Browns Len Dawson 1961 National City Bank Browns 7 Len Dawson Cleveland Browns quarterback Purdue Chiefs Hall of Fame 1979, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1987 Pre-rookie card

For more pre-rookie cards, see my pre-rookie card page.
1961 National City Bank Browns Milt Plum 1961 National City Bank Browns 35 Milt Plum Cleveland Browns quarterback Penn State
1961 Nu-Card Eddie Johns 1961 Nu-Card 107 Eddie Johns quarterback Miami Florida PSA 9
1961 Nu-Card Walt Rappold 1961 Nu-Card 108 Walt Rappold quarterback Duke PSA 9, PSA 8, nm-mt
1961 Nu-Card John Hadl 1961 Nu-Card 117 John Hadl quarterback Kansas Chargers Hall of Fame 1983, College Hall of Fame 1994 Hadl played for San Diego Chargers, Los Angeles Rams, Green Bay Packers, and Houston Oilers. PSA 9
1961 Nu-Card Bill King 1961 Nu-Card 120 Bill King quarterback Dartmouth nm
1961 Nu-Card Dave Sarette 1961 Nu-Card 122 Dave Sarette quarterback Syracuse
1961 Nu-Card Ron Taylor 1961 Nu-Card 129 Ron Taylor quarterback Missouri nm-mt
1961 Nu-Card Bobby Dodd Jr 1961 Nu-Card 130 Bobby Dodd Jr quarterback Florida Dodd is the son of College Football Hall of Famer Bobby Dodd Sr. SGC 96
1961 Nu-Card Larry Libertore 1961 Nu-Card 135 Larry Libertore quarterback Florida PSA 9, nm
1961 Nu-Card Pat Trammell 1961 Nu-Card 142 Pat Trammell quarterback Alabama Trammell placed fifth in voting for the 1961 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates. SGC 98
1961 Nu-Card Chuck Lamson 1961 Nu-Card 144 Chuck Lamson quarterback Wyoming Lamson played defensive back for five seasons with the Minnesota Vikings and Los Angeles Rams.
1961 Nu-Card Sonny Gibbs 1961 Nu-Card 146 Sonny Gibbs quarterback TCU Gibbs played for the Detroit Lions.
1961 Nu-Card Jerry Gross 1961 Nu-Card 164 Jerry Gross quarterback Detroit
1961 Nu-Card Roman Gabriel 1961 Nu-Card 166 Roman Gabriel quarterback North Carolina State College Hall of Fame 1989 Gabriel played for the Los Angeles Rams and Philadelphia Eagles.
1961 Nu-Card Gale Weidner 1961 Nu-Card 168 Gale Weidner quarterback Colorado
1961 Nu-Card Galen Hall 1961 Nu-Card 172 Galen Hall quarterback Penn State Hall played for the Washington Redskins and New York Jets.
1961 Nu-Card Wilburn Hollis 1961 Nu-Card 173 Wilburn Hollis quarterback Iowa
1961 Nu-Card Ron Miller 1961 Nu-Card 176 Ron Miller quarterback Wisconsin Miller played for the Los Angeles Rams.
1961 Nu-Card Mel Melin 1961 Nu-Card 178 Mel Melin quarterback Washington State Error card

Melin's last name is misspelled "Mellin" on this card. Melin played from 1962 to 1965 for the Canadian Football League's BC Lions. There is a nice article about him on the Washington State University web site.
PSA 9, PSA 8
1961 Nu-Card Tom Vassell 1961 Nu-Card 179 Tom Vassell quarterback Columbia
1961 Nu-Card Mike Cotten 1961 Nu-Card 180 Mike Cotten quarterback Texas
1961 Packers Lake to Lake Bart Starr 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 18 Bart Starr Green Bay Packers quarterback Alabama Packers Hall of Fame 1977, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977 Short print SGC 86
1961 Packers Lake to Lake John Roach 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 32 John Roach Green Bay Packers quarterback SMU Roach appeared on cards with two teams in 1961: this card and a Topps card picturing him with the St. Louis Cardinals. He played for the Packers in 1961.
1961 Topps John Unitas 1961 Topps 1 John Unitas Baltimore Colts quarterback Louisville Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979
1961 Topps Bill Wade 1961 Topps 10 Bill Wade Chicago Bears quarterback Vanderbilt
1961 Topps Big Time Football Comes to Texas 1961 Topps 19 Big Time Football Comes to Texas
L.G. Dupre Dallas Cowboys halfback Baylor
Walt Kowalczyk Dallas Cowboys fullback, defensive back Michigan State
Eddie LeBaron Dallas Cowboys quarterback Pacific Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1980
Tom Scott New York Giants defensive end Virginia College Hall of Fame 1979
1961 Topps Eddie LeBaron 1961 Topps 20 Eddie LeBaron Dallas Cowboys quarterback Pacific Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1980
1961 Topps Jim Ninowski 1961 Topps 29 Jim Ninowski Detroit Lions quarterback Michigan State
1961 Topps Bart Starr 1961 Topps 39 Bart Starr Green Bay Packers quarterback Alabama Packers Hall of Fame 1977, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977 PSA 9, ex
1961 Topps Green Bay Packers Team 1961 Topps 47 Green Bay Packers Team Green Bay Packers Though printed in 1961, this card pictures the 1958 Packers team.
1961 Topps Frank Ryan 1961 Topps 48 Frank Ryan Los Angeles Rams quarterback Rice ex
1961 Topps John Unitas Completes 25 TD Passes 1961 Topps 57 John Unitas Completes 25 TD Passes
John Unitas Baltimore Colts quarterback Louisville Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979
1961 Topps Y.A. Tittle 1961 Topps 58 Y.A. Tittle San Francisco 49ers quarterback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 PSA 8, exmt
1961 Topps John Brodie 1961 Topps 59 John Brodie San Francisco 49ers quarterback Stanford College Hall of Fame 1986, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 Rookie card ex
1961 Topps Milt Plum 1961 Topps 68 Milt Plum Cleveland Browns quarterback Penn State ex
1961 Topps George Shaw 1961 Topps 78 George Shaw Minnesota Vikings quarterback Oregon nm
1961 Topps Charley Conerly 1961 Topps 85 Charley Conerly New York Giants quarterback Mississippi College Hall of Fame 1966, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Conerly is a member of the NFL's 40-and-over club. PSA 6, nm oc
1961 Topps Charley Conerly Leads Giants for 13th Year 1961 Topps 94 Charley Conerly Leads Giants for 13th Year Error card

Name misspelled "Charlie."
exmt
Charley Conerly New York Giants quarterback Mississippi College Hall of Fame 1966, Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1961 Topps Sonny Jurgensen 1961 Topps 95 Sonny Jurgensen Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Duke Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 Error card

Last name misspelled "Jurgenson."