Quarterback Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1959 Bazooka Charley Conerly 1959 Bazooka 5err Charley Conerly New York Giants quarterback Mississippi College Hall of Fame 1966, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Error card

This card shows Conerly with the Baltimore Colts, but he played for the New York Giants.
1959 Bazooka Bobby Layne 1959 Bazooka 9 Bobby Layne Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team
1959 Bazooka Eddie LeBaron 1959 Bazooka 10 Eddie LeBaron Washington Redskins quarterback Pacific Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1980
1959 Bazooka Tobin Rote 1959 Bazooka 15 Tobin Rote Detroit Lions quarterback Rice Packers Hall of Fame 1974
1959 Bazooka Y.A. Tittle 1959 Bazooka 16 Y.A. Tittle San Francisco 49ers quarterback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009, Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1959 Bazooka John Unitas 1959 Bazooka 18 John Unitas Baltimore Colts quarterback Louisville Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979 Unitas was voted the NFL's Most Valuable Player in 1959.
1959 Bell Brand Rams Bill Wade 1959 Bell Brand Rams 1 Bill Wade Los Angeles Rams quarterback Vanderbilt PSA 7
1959 Bell Brand Rams Buddy Humphrey 1959 Bell Brand Rams 2 Buddy Humphrey Los Angeles Rams quarterback Baylor Humphrey and Larry Hickman were teammates at Kilgore (Texas) High School and at Baylor University. See the Gallery's High School Teammates page.
1959 Bell Brand Rams Frank Ryan 1959 Bell Brand Rams 3 Frank Ryan Los Angeles Rams quarterback Rice The Rams drafted Ryan in the 5th round in 1958. He had split time at quarterback with King Hill at Rice University. PSA 6, vg
1959 Topps John Unitas 1959 Topps 1 John Unitas Baltimore Colts quarterback Louisville Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979
1959 Topps Bart Starr 1959 Topps 23 Bart Starr Green Bay Packers quarterback Alabama Packers Hall of Fame 1977, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977 PSA 7, PSA 6
1959 Topps Bobby Layne 1959 Topps 40 Bobby Layne Detroit Lions quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team
1959 Topps Charley Conerly 1959 Topps 65 Charley Conerly New York Giants quarterback Mississippi College Hall of Fame 1966, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 vg
1959 Topps Zeke Bratkowski 1959 Topps 90 Zeke Bratkowski Chicago Bears quarterback Georgia Packers Hall of Fame 1989 PSA 7 oc, nm
1959 Topps Ralph Guglielmi 1959 Topps 97 Ralph Guglielmi Washington Redskins quarterback Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 2001 Error card

Last name misspelled "Gugliemi."
PSA 8, nm, PSA 5
1959 Topps Babe Parilli 1959 Topps 107 Babe Parilli Green Bay Packers quarterback Kentucky College Hall of Fame 1982, Patriots Hall of Fame 1993 PSA 6.5, nm
1959 Topps Bill Wade 1959 Topps 110 Bill Wade Los Angeles Rams quarterback Vanderbilt nm
1959 Topps King Hill 1959 Topps 117 King Hill Chicago Cardinals quarterback, punter Rice Rookie card

The Cardinals chose Hill with the first overall pick in the 1958 NFL draft. He played 12 seasons for the Chicago/St. Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Eagles, and Minnesota Vikings.
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1959 Topps Jim Ninowski 1959 Topps 125 Jim Ninowski Cleveland Browns quarterback Michigan State Rookie card nm
1959 Topps Y.A. Tittle 1959 Topps 130 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 7, nm, PSA 6
1959 Topps New York Giants Team 1959 Topps 133 New York Giants Team New York Giants Though printed in 1959, this card pictures the 1958 New York Giants team.
1959 Topps M.C. Reynolds 1959 Topps 135 M.C. Reynolds Chicago Cardinals quarterback LSU Rookie card

M.C. is short for Mack Charles.
PSA 8, PSA 7
1959 Topps Ed Brown 1959 Topps 137 Ed Brown Chicago Bears quarterback San Francisco nm
1959 Topps Eddie LeBaron 1959 Topps 150 Eddie LeBaron Washington Redskins quarterback Pacific Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1980 PSA 8, nm
1959 Topps Tobin Rote 1959 Topps 170 Tobin Rote Detroit Lions quarterback Rice Packers Hall of Fame 1974 PSA 6