1948-52 Exhibit Football Cards

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Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1948-52 Exhibit Frankie Albert 1948-52 Exhibit 1 Frankie Albert quarterback, coach Stanford College Hall of Fame 1956 Albert played seven seasons for the 49ers: four in the AAFC and three in the NFL.
1948-52 Exhibit Dick Barwegan 1948-52 Exhibit 2 Dick Barwegan
Dick Barwegen guard Purdue
1948-52 Exhibit Sammy Baugh 1948-52 Exhibit 3 Sammy Baugh quarterback, coach TCU Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Baugh, Ki Aldrich, and L.D. Meyer were the MVPs of the first Cotton Bowl Classic, played on January 1, 1937.
1948-52 Exhibit Chuck Bednarik 1948-52 Exhibit 4 Chuck Bednarik center, defensive tackle Pennsylvania Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1969, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1948-52 Exhibit Tony Canadeo 1948-52 Exhibit 5 Tony Canadeo halfback Gonzaga Packers Hall of Fame 1973, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1974
1948-52 Exhibit Paul Christman 1948-52 Exhibit 6 Paul Christman quarterback Missouri College Hall of Fame 1956
1948-52 Exhibit Bob Cifers 1948-52 Exhibit 7 Bob Cifers halfback Tennessee
1948-52 Exhibit Irv Comp 1948-52 Exhibit 8 Irv Comp tailback Benedictine Packers Hall of Fame 1986 Comp led the NFL in passing yards in 1944, with 1159.
1948-52 Exhibit Charley Conerly 1948-52 Exhibit 9 Charley Conerly quarterback Mississippi College Hall of Fame 1966, Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1948-52 Exhibit George Connor 1948-52 Exhibit 10 George Connor linebacker Holy Cross, Notre Dame Outland Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1963, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975
1948-52 Exhibit Tex Coulter 1948-52 Exhibit 11 Tex Coulter tackle, end Army
1948-52 Exhibit Glenn Davis 1948-52 Exhibit 12 Glenn Davis halfback Army, Cal Poly-Pomona Heisman Trophy 1946, College Hall of Fame 1961
1948-52 Exhibit Glenn Dobbs 1948-52 Exhibit 13 Glenn Dobbs tailback Tulsa College Hall of Fame 1980 Dobbs played four seasons for the AAFC's Brooklyn Dodgers and Los Angeles Dons, and four seasons for Canada's Saskatchewan Roughriders and Hamilton Tiger-Cats.
1948-52 Exhibit John Dottley 1948-52 Exhibit 14 John Dottley fullback Mississippi
1948-52 Exhibit Bill Dudley 1948-52 Exhibit 15 Bill Dudley halfback Virginia Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966, Steelers Legends Team The Pittsburgh Steelers chose Dudley with the first overall pick in the 1942 NFL draft.
1948-52 Exhibit Tom Fears 1948-52 Exhibit 16 Tom Fears end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1948-52 Exhibit Joe Geri 1948-52 Exhibit 17 Joe Geri halfback Georgia
1948-52 Exhibit Otto Graham 1948-52 Exhibit 18 Otto Graham quarterback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 According to his biography at ottograham.net, Graham weighed 14 pounds, 12 ounces at birth--then an Illinois state record for a boy.
1948-52 Exhibit Pat Harder 1948-52 Exhibit 19 Pat Harder fullback, kicker Wisconsin College Hall of Fame 1993
1948-52 Exhibit Elroy Hirsch 1948-52 Exhibit 20 Elroy Hirsch end, halfback Wisconsin, Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, College Hall of Fame 1974
1948-52 Exhibit Dick Hoerner 1948-52 Exhibit 21 Dick Hoerner fullback, halfback Iowa
1948-52 Exhibit Bob Hoernschemeyer 1948-52 Exhibit 22 Bob Hoernschemeyer halfback Indiana
1948-52 Exhibit Leslie Horvath 1948-52 Exhibit 23 Leslie Horvath halfback Ohio State Heisman Trophy 1944, College Hall of Fame 1969 Horvath won the Big Ten's MVP award, the Chicago Tribune Silver Football, in 1944.
1948-52 Exhibit Jack Jacobs 1948-52 Exhibit 24 Jack Jacobs quarterback, halfback Oklahoma Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1963
1948-52 Exhibit Nate Johnson 1948-52 Exhibit 25 Nate Johnson tackle, defensive tackle Illinois