Rookie Football Cards
|Image||Set||#||Card Title/Players||Pro Team||Position||College||Honors||Notes||Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards|
|1952 Bowman Large||72||John Schweder||Pittsburgh Steelers||guard||Pennsylvania||Rookie card, short print|
|1952 Bowman Large||76||Herman Clark||Chicago Bears||guard||Oregon State||Rookie card
According to his page at the Hawaii Sports Hall of Fame, Clark help bring the NFL Pro Bowl to Hawaii.
|1952 Bowman Large||80||Jack Blount||Philadelphia Eagles||tackle||Mississippi State||Rookie card
The Eagles drafted Blount in 1952, but he never played in the regular season in the NFL.
|1952 Bowman Large||85||Andy Robustelli||Los Angeles Rams||defensive end||Arnold College||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, Giants Ring of Honor 2010||Rookie card||PSA 6|
|1952 Bowman Large||94||George Tarasovic||Pittsburgh Steelers||defensive end||LSU||Rookie card|
|1952 Bowman Large||98||Bobby Dillon||Green Bay Packers||defensive back||Texas||Packers Hall of Fame 1974||Rookie card|
|1952 Bowman Large||99||Joe Stydahar||Los Angeles Rams||tackle, coach||Pittsburgh, West Virginia||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1972||Rookie card, short print|
|1952 Bowman Large||102||Bobby Cross||Chicago Bears||tackle||Kilgore Junior College, Stephen F. Austin||Rookie card|
|1952 Bowman Large||106||Ray Pelfrey||Green Bay Packers||end||Auburn, Eastern Kentucky||Rookie card
Pelfrey played for three NFL teams in 1952: one game for the Packers, one for the Chicago Cardinals, and six for the Dallas Texans
|1952 Bowman Large||108||Hubert Johnston||Washington Redskins||tackle||Iowa||Rookie card, short print|
|1952 Bowman Large||109||Volney Quinlan||Los Angeles Rams||halfback||San Diego State||Rookie card, short print|
|1952 Bowman Large||115||Keith Flowers||Detroit Lions||center, linebacker||TCU||Rookie card|
|1952 Bowman Large||119||Frank Ziegler||Philadelphia Eagles||halfback||Georgia Tech||Rookie card|
|1952 Bowman Large||121||Fred Williams||Chicago Bears||defensive tackle, linebacker||Arkansas||Rookie card
Williams played 14 seasons in the NFL, and he made the Pro Bowl four times. Oddly, he appeared on cards only in 1952, his rookie season.
|1952 Bowman Large||126||Steve Romanik||Chicago Bears||quarterback||Villanova||Rookie card, short print|
|1952 Bowman Large||127||Ollie Matson||Chicago Cardinals||fullback, defensive back||San Francisco||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1972, College Hall of Fame 1976, Eagles Honor Roll 1987, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006||Rookie card, short print|
|1952 Bowman Large||129||Jack Christiansen||Detroit Lions||defensive back||Colorado State||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970||Rookie card
Christiansen returned 4 punts for touchdowns in 1951. That is still an NFL record for a rookie.
|1952 Bowman Large||135||Gene Ronzani||Green Bay Packers||halfback, coach||Marquette||Rookie card, short print|
|1952 Bowman Large||140||Yale Lary||Detroit Lions||defensive back||Texas A and M||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979||Rookie card|
|1952 Bowman Large||144||Jim Lansford||Dallas Texans||tackle||Texas||Rookie card, short print|
|1952 Bowman Small||4||Steve Owen||New York Giants||tackle, coach||Phillips||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966, Giants Ring of Honor 2010||Rookie card
Owen's brother, Bill Owen, also played in the NFL.
|1952 Bowman Small||14||Paul Brown||Cleveland Browns||coach||Miami Ohio||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, Browns Ring of Honor 2010||Rookie card||PSA 4|
|1952 Bowman Small||16||Frank Gifford||New York Giants||halfback||USC, Bakersfield College||College Hall of Fame 1975, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977||Rookie card|
|1952 Bowman Small||21||Bill Howton||Green Bay Packers||end||Rice||Packers Hall of Fame 1974||Rookie card|
|1952 Bowman Small||22||Ken Snyder||Philadelphia Eagles||tackle||Georgia Tech||Rookie card||PSA 8 oc|