1952 Bowman Large Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1952 Bowman Large Arnie Weinmeister 1952 Bowman Large 101 Arnie Weinmeister New York Giants defensive tackle Washington Pro Football Hall of Fame 1984
1952 Bowman Large Bobby Cross 1952 Bowman Large 102 Bobby Cross Chicago Bears tackle Kilgore Junior College, Stephen F. Austin Rookie card
1952 Bowman Large Don Paul 1952 Bowman Large 103 Don Paul Chicago Cardinals defensive back, running back Washington State
1952 Bowman Large Buddy Young 1952 Bowman Large 104 Buddy Young Dallas Texans halfback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1968 Young's full name was Claude Henry K. Young. SCD 7
1952 Bowman Large Lou Groza 1952 Bowman Large 105 Lou Groza Cleveland Browns tackle, kicker Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1974, Browns Ring of Honor 2010
1952 Bowman Large Ray Pelfrey 1952 Bowman Large 106 Ray Pelfrey Green Bay Packers end Auburn, Eastern Kentucky Rookie card

Pelfrey played for three NFL teams in 1952: one game for the Packers, one for the Chicago Cardinals, and six for the Dallas Texans
1952 Bowman Large Maurice Nipp 1952 Bowman Large 107 Maurice Nipp Philadelphia Eagles guard Loyola Marymount
1952 Bowman Large Hubert Johnston 1952 Bowman Large 108 Hubert Johnston Washington Redskins tackle Iowa Rookie card, short print
1952 Bowman Large Volney Quinlan 1952 Bowman Large 109 Volney Quinlan Los Angeles Rams halfback San Diego State Rookie card, short print
1952 Bowman Large Jack Simmons 1952 Bowman Large 110 Jack Simmons Chicago Cardinals center Detroit
1952 Bowman Large George Ratterman 1952 Bowman Large 111 George Ratterman Cleveland Browns quarterback Notre Dame
1952 Bowman Large John Badaczewski 1952 Bowman Large 112 John Badaczewski Washington Redskins guard Case Western
1952 Bowman Large Bill Reichardt 1952 Bowman Large 113 Bill Reichardt Green Bay Packers fullback Iowa
1952 Bowman Large Art Weiner 1952 Bowman Large 114 Art Weiner Dallas Texans end North Carolina College Hall of Fame 1992
1952 Bowman Large Keith Flowers 1952 Bowman Large 115 Keith Flowers Detroit Lions center, linebacker TCU Rookie card
1952 Bowman Large Russ Craft 1952 Bowman Large 116 Russ Craft Philadelphia Eagles halfback, defensive back Alabama
1952 Bowman Large Pat O 1952 Bowman Large 117 Pat O'Donahue San Francisco 49ers end Wisconsin Short print, error card

O'Donahue's last name is misspelled "O'Donague."
1952 Bowman Large Darrell Hogan 1952 Bowman Large 118 Darrell Hogan Pittsburgh Steelers guard Trinity, Baylor Short print
1952 Bowman Large Frank Ziegler 1952 Bowman Large 119 Frank Ziegler Philadelphia Eagles halfback Georgia Tech Rookie card
1952 Bowman Large Dan Towler 1952 Bowman Large 120 Dan Towler Los Angeles Rams halfback, fullback Washington and Jefferson Towler was the MVP of the 1952 Pro Bowl (played after the 1951 season).
1952 Bowman Large Fred Williams 1952 Bowman Large 121 Fred Williams Chicago Bears defensive tackle, linebacker Arkansas Rookie card

Williams played 14 seasons in the NFL, and he made the Pro Bowl four times. Oddly, he appeared on cards only in 1952, his rookie season.
1952 Bowman Large Jim Phelan 1952 Bowman Large 122 Jim Phelan Dallas Texans coach Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1973
1952 Bowman Large Eddie Price 1952 Bowman Large 123 Eddie Price New York Giants fullback Tulane College Hall of Fame 1982
1952 Bowman Large Chet Ostrowski 1952 Bowman Large 124 Chet Ostrowski Washington Redskins end Notre Dame
1952 Bowman Large Leo Nomellini 1952 Bowman Large 125 Leo Nomellini San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Minnesota Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969, College Hall of Fame 1977, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009
1952 Bowman Large Steve Romanik 1952 Bowman Large 126 Steve Romanik Chicago Bears quarterback Villanova Rookie card, short print
1952 Bowman Large Ollie Matson 1952 Bowman Large 127 Ollie Matson Chicago Cardinals fullback, defensive back San Francisco Pro Football Hall of Fame 1972, College Hall of Fame 1976, Eagles Honor Roll 1987, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006 Rookie card, short print
1952 Bowman Large Dante Lavelli 1952 Bowman Large 128 Dante Lavelli Cleveland Browns end Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975, Browns Ring of Honor 2010
1952 Bowman Large Jack Christiansen 1952 Bowman Large 129 Jack Christiansen Detroit Lions defensive back Colorado State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970 Rookie card

Christiansen returned 4 punts for touchdowns in 1951. That is still an NFL record for a rookie.
1952 Bowman Large Dom Moselle 1952 Bowman Large 130 Dom Moselle Green Bay Packers halfback, defensive back Wisconsin - Superior
1952 Bowman Large John Rapacz 1952 Bowman Large 131 John Rapacz New York Giants center Western Michigan, Oklahoma PSA 8
1952 Bowman Large Chuck Ortmann 1952 Bowman Large 132 Chuck Ortmann Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback, halfback Michigan PSA 8
1952 Bowman Large Bob Williams 1952 Bowman Large 133 Bob Williams Chicago Bears quarterback Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1988 Williams placed fifth in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1949, and sixth in 1950. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
1952 Bowman Large Chuck Ulrich 1952 Bowman Large 134 Chuck Ulrich Chicago Cardinals defensive tackle Illinois
1952 Bowman Large Gene Ronzani 1952 Bowman Large 135 Gene Ronzani Green Bay Packers halfback, coach Marquette Rookie card, short print
1952 Bowman Large Bert Rechichar 1952 Bowman Large 136 Bert Rechichar Cleveland Browns defensive back Tennessee Short print PSA 9
1952 Bowman Large Bob Waterfield 1952 Bowman Large 137 Bob Waterfield Los Angeles Rams quarterback UCLA Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965
1952 Bowman Large Bobby Walston 1952 Bowman Large 138 Bobby Walston Philadelphia Eagles end Georgia
1952 Bowman Large Jerry Shipkey 1952 Bowman Large 139 Jerry Shipkey Pittsburgh Steelers fullback USC, UCLA Steelers Legends Team
1952 Bowman Large Yale Lary 1952 Bowman Large 140 Yale Lary Detroit Lions defensive back Texas A and M Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979 Rookie card
1952 Bowman Large Gordon Soltau 1952 Bowman Large 141 Gordon Soltau San Francisco 49ers end, kicker Minnesota Soltau led the NFL in scoring in 1952 and 1953, with 94 points and 114 points, respectively.
1952 Bowman Large Tom Landry 1952 Bowman Large 142 Tom Landry New York Giants defensive back, coach Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990, Cowboys Ring of Honor 1993
1952 Bowman Large John Papit 1952 Bowman Large 143 John Papit Washington Redskins halfback Virginia
1952 Bowman Large Jim Lansford 1952 Bowman Large 144 Jim Lansford Dallas Texans tackle Texas Rookie card, short print