Running Back Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1978 Topps Jim Braxton 1978 Topps 114 Jim Braxton Buffalo Bills running back West Virginia
1978 Topps Doug Kotar 1978 Topps 119 Doug Kotar New York Giants running back Kentucky
1978 Topps Haskel Stanback 1978 Topps 123 Haskel Stanback Atlanta Falcons running back Tennessee Rookie card
1978 Topps Rick Kane 1978 Topps 126 Rick Kane Detroit Lions running back Oregon, San Jose State Rookie card
1978 Topps Chuck Muncie 1978 Topps 137 Chuck Muncie New Orleans Saints running back California Muncie was one of a few players who wore eyeglasses while playing.
1978 Topps Jerrel Wilson 1978 Topps 142 Jerrel Wilson Kansas City Chiefs punter, running back Southern Mississippi Chiefs Hall of Fame 1988
1978 Topps Rob Lytle 1978 Topps 144 Rob Lytle Denver Broncos running back Michigan College Hall of Fame 2015 Rookie card

Lytle finished third in voting for the 1976 Heisman Trophy. See the Gallery's football cards of Heisman candidates page.
1978 Topps Lydell Mitchell 1978 Topps 150 Lydell Mitchell Baltimore Colts running back Penn State College Hall of Fame 2004 Though he is shown with the Colts, Mitchell played for the Chargers in 1978.
1978 Topps Boobie Clark 1978 Topps 156 Boobie Clark Cincinnati Bengals running back Bethune-Cookman
1978 Topps Don Nottingham 1978 Topps 162 Don Nottingham Miami Dolphins running back Kent State
1978 Topps Jim Otis 1978 Topps 172 Jim Otis St. Louis Cardinals running back Ohio State
1978 Topps Horace King 1978 Topps 178 Horace King Detroit Lions running back Georgia Rookie card
1978 Topps Larry Poole 1978 Topps 184 Larry Poole Cleveland Browns running back Kent State Rookie card

Poole played for the CFL's Toronto Argonauts in 1979.
1978 Topps Sherman Smith 1978 Topps 191 Sherman Smith Seattle Seahawks running back Miami Ohio
1978 Topps Reggie Harrison 1978 Topps 194 Reggie Harrison Pittsburgh Steelers running back Cincinnati
1978 Topps Walter Payton 1978 Topps 200 Walter Payton Chicago Bears running back Jackson State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1993, College Hall of Fame 1996 Payton's number 34 is one of fourteen jersey numbers that the Bears have retired. See the Gallery's retired numbers page for the retired numbers of all of the NFL teams.
1978 Topps Scott Dierking 1978 Topps 206 Scott Dierking New York Jets running back Purdue Rookie card
1978 Topps John Riggins 1978 Topps 215 John Riggins Washington Redskins running back Kansas Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1992
1978 Topps Don Testerman 1978 Topps 219 Don Testerman Seattle Seahawks running back Virginia Tech, Clemson Rookie card
1978 Topps Mark van Eeghen 1978 Topps 235 Mark van Eeghen Oakland Raiders running back Colgate
1978 Topps Greg Pruitt 1978 Topps 245 Greg Pruitt Cleveland Browns running back Oklahoma College Hall of Fame 1999 Pruitt was the winner of the 1979 Superstars competition.
1978 Topps Rickey Young 1978 Topps 254 Rickey Young Minnesota Vikings running back Jackson State
1978 Topps Ronnie Coleman 1978 Topps 258 Ronnie Coleman Houston Oilers running back Alabama A and M
1978 Topps Delvin Williams 1978 Topps 264 Delvin Williams San Francisco 49ers running back Kansas
1978 Topps Brent McClanahan 1978 Topps 274 Brent McClanahan Minnesota Vikings running back Arizona State