1955 Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1955 49ers Team Issue Leo Nomellini 1955 49ers Team Issue 26 Leo Nomellini San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Minnesota Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, College Hall of Fame 1977, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 exmt
1955 49ers Team Issue Lou Palatella 1955 49ers Team Issue 27 Lou Palatella San Francisco 49ers guard Pittsburgh
1955 49ers Team Issue Joe Perry 1955 49ers Team Issue 28 Joe Perry San Francisco 49ers fullback Compton Community College Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 nm
1955 49ers Team Issue Charlie Powell 1955 49ers Team Issue 29 Charlie Powell San Francisco 49ers defensive end Error card

First name misspelled "Charley" on back.
1955 49ers Team Issue Gordon Soltau 1955 49ers Team Issue 30 Gordon Soltau San Francisco 49ers end, kicker Minnesota
1955 49ers Team Issue Bob St. Clair 1955 49ers Team Issue 31 Bob St. Clair San Francisco 49ers tackle Tulsa Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009
1955 49ers Team Issue Tom Stolhandske 1955 49ers Team Issue 32 Tom Stolhandske San Francisco 49ers linebacker, defensive end Texas
1955 49ers Team Issue 49ers Announcers 1955 49ers Team Issue 33 49ers Announcers exmt
Bob Fouts announcer St. Mary's
Roy Storey announcer Pacific
Red Strader San Francisco 49ers coach St. Mary's
1955 49ers Team Issue Red Strader 1955 49ers Team Issue 34 Red Strader San Francisco 49ers coach St. Mary's Strader played for the NFL's Chicago Cardinals in 1927. He also played minor league baseball. nm
1955 49ers Team Issue Y.A. Tittle 1955 49ers Team Issue 35 Y.A. Tittle San Francisco 49ers quarterback LSU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009, Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1955 49ers Team Issue Bob Toneff 1955 49ers Team Issue 36 Bob Toneff San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Notre Dame nm+
1955 49ers Team Issue Billy Wilson 1955 49ers Team Issue 37 Billy Wilson San Francisco 49ers end San Jose State
1955 49ers Team Issue Sid Youngelman 1955 49ers Team Issue 38 Sid Youngelman San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Alabama
1955 Bowman Doak Walker 1955 Bowman 1 Doak Walker Detroit Lions halfback SMU Heisman Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986 Walker led the NFL in scoring in 1955, with 96 points.
1955 Bowman Mike McCormack 1955 Bowman 2 Mike McCormack Cleveland Browns tackle Kansas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1984, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card PSA 7
1955 Bowman John Olszewski 1955 Bowman 3 John Olszewski Chicago Cardinals fullback California
1955 Bowman Dorne Dibble 1955 Bowman 4 Dorne Dibble Detroit Lions end Michigan State PSA 8
1955 Bowman Lindon Crow 1955 Bowman 5 Lindon Crow Chicago Cardinals defensive back USC Rookie card
1955 Bowman Hugh Taylor 1955 Bowman 6 Hugh Taylor Washington Redskins end, coach Tulane, Oklahoma City University exmt
1955 Bowman Frank Gifford 1955 Bowman 7 Frank Gifford New York Giants halfback USC, Bakersfield College College Hall of Fame 1975, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977 PSA 8, vg
1955 Bowman Alan Ameche 1955 Bowman 8 Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts fullback Wisconsin Heisman Trophy 1954, College Hall of Fame 1975 Rookie card, error card

Heisman is misspelled on back of this card.
PSA 8.5, ex
1955 Bowman Don Stonesifer 1955 Bowman 9 Don Stonesifer Chicago Cardinals end Northwestern
1955 Bowman Pete Pihos 1955 Bowman 10 Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles end Indiana College Hall of Fame 1966, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, Eagles Honor Roll 1987 nm
1955 Bowman Bill Austin 1955 Bowman 11 Bill Austin New York Giants guard, coach Oregon State PSA 9
1955 Bowman Dick Alban 1955 Bowman 12 Dick Alban Washington Redskins defensive back Northwestern Alban was traded twice in three days in 1956. On April 23, the Redskins traded him to the Lions for Dick Stanfel. On April 26, the Lions traded him to the Steelers for Dick Modzelewski. ex