Rookie Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1973 Topps Jim Strong 1973 Topps 523 Jim Strong New Orleans Saints running back Houston Rookie card
1973 Topps Skip Vanderbundt 1973 Topps 527 Skip Vanderbundt San Francisco 49ers linebacker Oregon State Rookie card
1973 Topps Mike Sensibaugh 1973 Topps 528 Mike Sensibaugh Kansas City Chiefs defensive back Ohio State Rookie card
1974 Topps Vern Den Herder 1974 Topps 12 Vern Den Herder Miami Dolphins defensive end Central College College Hall of Fame 1996 Rookie card
1974 Topps John Beasley 1974 Topps 16 John Beasley New Orleans Saints tight end California Rookie card
1974 Topps Jack Reynolds 1974 Topps 25 Jack Reynolds Los Angeles Rams linebacker Tennessee Rookie card
1974 Topps Elmo Wright 1974 Topps 34 Elmo Wright Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Houston Rookie card
1974 Topps Marv Montgomery 1974 Topps 37 Marv Montgomery Denver Broncos guard, tackle Los Angeles Valley College, USC Rookie card
1974 Topps Po James 1974 Topps 47 Po James Philadelphia Eagles running back New Mexico State Rookie card
1974 Topps Solomon Freelon 1974 Topps 48 Solomon Freelon Houston Oilers guard Grambling Rookie card
1974 Topps Larry Walton 1974 Topps 76 Larry Walton Detroit Lions safety, wide receiver Trinidad State Junior College, Arizona State Rookie card
1974 Topps Riley Odoms 1974 Topps 89 Riley Odoms Denver Broncos tight end Houston Rookie card

Odoms played 12 seasons in the NFL, all for the Broncos.
1974 Topps Tom Myers 1974 Topps 94 Tom Myers New Orleans Saints safety Syracuse Saints Hall of Fame 1989 Rookie card
1974 Topps Bruce Laird 1974 Topps 96 Bruce Laird Baltimore Colts defensive back American International Rookie card
1974 Topps Dan Goich 1974 Topps 102 Dan Goich New York Giants defensive tackle Coalinga Junior College, California Rookie card
1974 Topps Ahmad Rashad 1974 Topps 105 Ahmad Rashad Buffalo Bills wide receiver Oregon College Hall of Fame 2007 Rookie card
1974 Topps Greg Pruitt 1974 Topps 110 Greg Pruitt Cleveland Browns running back Oklahoma College Hall of Fame 1999 Rookie card
1974 Topps Chuck Foreman 1974 Topps 113 Chuck Foreman Minnesota Vikings running back Miami Florida Vikings Ring of Honor 2007 Rookie card
1974 Topps Bill Butler 1974 Topps 118 Bill Butler New Orleans Saints running back Kansas State Rookie card
1974 Topps Bob Kowalkowski 1974 Topps 147 Bob Kowalkowski Detroit Lions guard Virginia Rookie card
1974 Topps John Matuszak 1974 Topps 148 John Matuszak Houston Oilers defensive end, defensive tackle Tampa, Missouri Rookie card

The Oilers chose Matuszak with the first overall pick in the 1973 NFL draft.
1974 Topps Mike Adamle 1974 Topps 149 Mike Adamle New York Jets running back Northwestern Rookie card

Adamle won the Big Ten's MVP award, the Chicago Tribune Silver Football, in 1970.
1974 Topps Bob Klein 1974 Topps 152 Bob Klein Los Angeles Rams tight end USC Rookie card
1974 Topps Jim Merlo 1974 Topps 153 Jim Merlo New Orleans Saints linebacker Fresno City College, Stanford Rookie card
1974 Topps Bruce Jarvis 1974 Topps 157 Bruce Jarvis Buffalo Bills center Washington Rookie card