Quarterback Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
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 in 1964. nm
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 nm
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. PSA 8
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 ex
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, PSA 6
1961 Topps Milt Plum 1961 Topps 68 Milt Plum Cleveland Browns quarterback Penn State Plum had the NFL's best pass completion rate for the third straight year in 1961. He completed 58.6% of his passes. ex