1951 Bowman Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1951 Bowman Dick Wildung 1951 Bowman 126 Dick Wildung Green Bay Packers guard, tackle Minnesota College Hall of Fame 1957, Packers Hall of Fame 1973 Wildung placed seventh in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1942. See my football cards of Heisman candidates page.
1951 Bowman Eddie Price 1951 Bowman 127 Eddie Price New York Giants fullback Tulane College Hall of Fame 1982
1951 Bowman Joe Scott 1951 Bowman 128 Joe Scott New York Giants halfback, end Texas A and M, San Francisco ex
1951 Bowman Jerry Nuzum 1951 Bowman 129 Jerry Nuzum Pittsburgh Steelers halfback Compton Community College, New Mexico A and M
1951 Bowman Jim Finks 1951 Bowman 130 Jim Finks Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Tulsa Saints Hall of Fame 1994, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1995, Vikings Ring of Honor 1998 ex+
1951 Bowman Bob Gage 1951 Bowman 131 Bob Gage Pittsburgh Steelers halfback Clemson
1951 Bowman Bill Swiacki 1951 Bowman 132 Bill Swiacki Detroit Lions end Holy Cross, Columbia College Hall of Fame 1976 exmt
1951 Bowman Joe Watson 1951 Bowman 133 Joe Watson Detroit Lions center Rice
1951 Bowman Ollie Cline 1951 Bowman 134 Ollie Cline Detroit Lions fullback Ohio State Rookie card

Cline won the Big Ten's MVP award, the Chicago Tribune Silver Football, in 1945.
1951 Bowman Jack Lininger 1951 Bowman 135 Jack Lininger Detroit Lions center Ohio State
1951 Bowman Fran Polsfoot 1951 Bowman 136 Fran Polsfoot Chicago Cardinals end Washington State Rookie card

Polsfoot was the NFL's 3rd-leading receiver in 1951, with 796 yards.
1951 Bowman Charley Trippi 1951 Bowman 137 Charley Trippi Chicago Cardinals halfback Georgia College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006 vg
1951 Bowman Ventan Yablonski 1951 Bowman 138 Ventan Yablonski Chicago Cardinals fullback Columbia, Fordham Error card

Yablonski's first name is misspelled "Venton" on this card.
1951 Bowman Emil Sitko 1951 Bowman 139 Emil Sitko Chicago Cardinals halfback Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1984
1951 Bowman Leo Nomellini 1951 Bowman 140 Leo Nomellini San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Minnesota Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, College Hall of Fame 1977, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 Nomellini was born in Lucca, Italy.
1951 Bowman Norm Standlee 1951 Bowman 141 Norm Standlee San Francisco 49ers fullback, linebacker Stanford trimmed
1951 Bowman Eddie Saenz 1951 Bowman 142 Eddie Saenz Washington Redskins halfback Loyola Marymount, USC Saenz led the NFL with 1846 all-purpose yards in 1947.
1951 Bowman Al Demao 1951 Bowman 143 Al Demao Washington Redskins center Duquesne
1951 Bowman Bill Dudley 1951 Bowman 144 Bill Dudley Washington Redskins halfback Virginia Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966, Steelers Legends Team