Rookie Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1965 Philadelphia Dave Parks 1965 Philadelphia 180 Dave Parks San Francisco 49ers end, flanker Texas Tech College Hall of Fame 2008 Rookie card

The 49ers chose Parks with the first overall pick in the 1964 NFL draft.
1965 Philadelphia John Thomas 1965 Philadelphia 181 John Thomas San Francisco 49ers guard Pacific Rookie card PSA 9, nm
1965 Philadelphia Paul Krause 1965 Philadelphia 189 Paul Krause Washington Redskins defensive back Iowa Pro Football Hall of Fame 1998, Vikings Ring of Honor 1998 Rookie card
1965 Philadelphia Charley Taylor 1965 Philadelphia 195 Charley Taylor Washington Redskins wide receiver Arizona State Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1984 Rookie card PSA 7
1965 Topps J.D. Garrett 1965 Topps 9 J.D. Garrett Boston Patriots fullback, halfback Grambling Rookie card

Garrett played for the Patriots from 1964 to 1967.
1965 Topps Jon Morris 1965 Topps 14 Jon Morris Boston Patriots center Holy Cross Patriots Hall of Fame 2011 Rookie card
1965 Topps Tony Romeo 1965 Topps 18 Tony Romeo Boston Patriots end Florida State Rookie card exmt
1965 Topps Jim Whalen 1965 Topps 22 Jim Whalen Boston Patriots tight end Boston College Rookie card exmt
1965 Topps Glenn Bass 1965 Topps 24 Glenn Bass Buffalo Bills end East Carolina Rookie card exmt+
1965 Topps Tom Day 1965 Topps 27 Tom Day Buffalo Bills defensive end North Carolina A and T Rookie card
1965 Topps Pete Gogolak 1965 Topps 30 Pete Gogolak Buffalo Bills kicker Cornell Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card
1965 Topps Dick Hudson 1965 Topps 31 Dick Hudson Buffalo Bills tackle Memphis Rookie card
1965 Topps Tom Keating 1965 Topps 34 Tom Keating Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Michigan Rookie card

Keating spent twelve seasons in the AFL and NFL, playing for the Bills, Raiders, Steelers, and Chiefs.
1965 Topps Ron McDole 1965 Topps 38 Ron McDole Buffalo Bills defensive end Nebraska Rookie card

McDole scored two safeties in 1964.
1965 Topps Odell Barry 1965 Topps 45 Odell Barry Denver Broncos halfback Findlay Rookie card exmt
1965 Topps Willie Brown 1965 Topps 46 Willie Brown Denver Broncos defensive back Grambling Pro Football Hall of Fame 1984 Rookie card

Brown was not drafted by any professional team. The Houston Oilers signed him but cut him during training camp in 1963. The Broncos then signed him, and by mid-season he was in their starting lineup.
1965 Topps Gerry Bussell 1965 Topps 47 Gerry Bussell Denver Broncos defensive back Georgia Tech Rookie card PSA 7
1965 Topps Al Denson 1965 Topps 49 Al Denson Denver Broncos end Florida A and M Rookie card
1965 Topps Hewritt Dixon 1965 Topps 50 Hewritt Dixon Denver Broncos halfback Florida A and M Rookie card exmt
1965 Topps Jerry Hopkins 1965 Topps 54 Jerry Hopkins Denver Broncos linebacker Texas A and M Rookie card
1965 Topps Ray Jacobs 1965 Topps 55 Ray Jacobs Denver Broncos defensive end Howard Payne Rookie card
1965 Topps Bob McCullough 1965 Topps 58 Bob McCullough Denver Broncos guard Colorado Rookie card PSA 7, exmt+
1965 Topps John McGeever 1965 Topps 59 John McGeever Denver Broncos defensive back Auburn Rookie card PSA 7, exmt+
1965 Topps Johnny Baker 1965 Topps 67 Johnny Baker Houston Oilers linebacker Mississippi State Rookie card
1965 Topps Sonny Bishop 1965 Topps 68 Sonny Bishop Houston Oilers guard Fresno State Rookie card PSA 8