Rookie Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1972 Topps Marlin Briscoe 1972 Topps 30 Marlin Briscoe Buffalo Bills wide receiver Nebraska - Omaha College Hall of Fame 2016 Rookie card PSA 8
1972 Topps Rich McGeorge 1972 Topps 33 Rich McGeorge Green Bay Packers tight end Elon College Hall of Fame 2012 Rookie card
1972 Topps Chris Farasopoulos 1972 Topps 36 Chris Farasopoulos New York Jets defensive back Brigham Young Rookie card
1972 Topps Ron Shanklin 1972 Topps 37 Ron Shanklin Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver North Texas Rookie card
1972 Topps Forrest Blue 1972 Topps 38 Forrest Blue San Francisco 49ers center Auburn Rookie card
1972 Topps Bill Bradley 1972 Topps 45 Bill Bradley Philadelphia Eagles defensive back, punter Texas Eagles Honor Roll 1993 Rookie card
1972 Topps Joe Jones 1972 Topps 46 Joe Jones Cleveland Browns defensive end Tennessee State Rookie card

Jones played ten seasons for the Browns, Eagles, and Redskins. He did not play in 1972, however.
1972 Topps Pete Athas 1972 Topps 48 Pete Athas New York Giants defensive back Tennessee Rookie card
1972 Topps Charlie West 1972 Topps 53 Charlie West Minnesota Vikings defensive back Texas - El Paso Rookie card
1972 Topps Marv Hubbard 1972 Topps 54 Marv Hubbard Oakland Raiders running back Colgate Rookie card
1972 Topps Archie Manning 1972 Topps 55 Archie Manning New Orleans Saints quarterback Mississippi Saints Hall of Fame 1988, College Hall of Fame 1989 Rookie card
1972 Topps Jim O 1972 Topps 56 Jim O'Brien Baltimore Colts kicker, wide receiver Cincinnati Rookie card
1972 Topps Wayne Patrick 1972 Topps 57 Wayne Patrick Buffalo Bills running back Louisville Rookie card
1972 Topps Willie Ellison 1972 Topps 62 Willie Ellison Los Angeles Rams running back Texas Southern Rookie card
1972 Topps Jim Plunkett 1972 Topps 65 Jim Plunkett New England Patriots quarterback Stanford Heisman Trophy 1970, College Hall of Fame 1990 Rookie card
1972 Topps Mike Reid 1972 Topps 67 Mike Reid Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Penn State Outland Trophy 1969, College Hall of Fame 1987 Rookie card
1972 Topps Richard Caster 1972 Topps 68 Richard Caster New York Jets wide receiver Jackson State Rookie card
1972 Topps Bob Lee 1972 Topps 71 Bob Lee Minnesota Vikings quarterback, punter Pacific Rookie card
1972 Topps Henry Allison 1972 Topps 73 Henry Allison Philadelphia Eagles guard San Diego State, College of the Sequoias Rookie card
1972 Topps Steve Ramsey 1972 Topps 74 Steve Ramsey Denver Broncos quarterback North Texas Rookie card
1972 Topps Bob Grim 1972 Topps 76 Bob Grim New York Giants wide receiver Oregon State Rookie card
1972 Topps Ed Podolak 1972 Topps 82 Ed Podolak Kansas City Chiefs running back Iowa Chiefs Hall of Fame 1989 Rookie card
1972 Topps Ike Hill 1972 Topps 83 Ike Hill Buffalo Bills defensive back Catawba Rookie card PSA 8
1972 Topps George Farmer 1972 Topps 84 George Farmer Chicago Bears wide receiver UCLA Rookie card
1972 Topps John Brockington 1972 Topps 85 John Brockington Green Bay Packers running back Ohio State Packers Hall of Fame 1984 Rookie card