1956 Topps Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1956 Topps Leon Heath 1956 Topps 25 Leon Heath Washington Redskins halfback Oklahoma Short print

According to nfl.com, Heath played in the NFL from 1951 to 1953. I don't know why he appeared on a card in 1956.
1956 Topps San Francisco 49ers Team 1956 Topps 26 San Francisco 49ers Team San Francisco 49ers This card pictures the 1955 49ers team. Most of the players on the card also appeared on 1955 49ers Team Issue Photos.
1956 Topps Dick Flanagan 1956 Topps 27 Dick Flanagan Pittsburgh Steelers guard Ohio State ex
1956 Topps Chuck Bednarik 1956 Topps 28 Chuck Bednarik Philadelphia Eagles center, defensive tackle Pennsylvania Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1969, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1956 Topps Kyle Rote 1956 Topps 29 Kyle Rote New York Giants end SMU College Hall of Fame 1964
1956 Topps Les Richter 1956 Topps 30 Les Richter Los Angeles Rams linebacker California College Hall of Fame 1982, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2011
1956 Topps Howard Ferguson 1956 Topps 31 Howard Ferguson Green Bay Packers halfback Packers Hall of Fame 1974 PSA 8
1956 Topps Dorne Dibble 1956 Topps 32 Dorne Dibble Detroit Lions end Michigan State PSA 7
1956 Topps Ken Konz 1956 Topps 33 Ken Konz Cleveland Browns defensive back LSU exmt
1956 Topps Dave Mann 1956 Topps 34 Dave Mann Chicago Cardinals halfback Oregon State Rookie card, short print

Mann played for the Chicago Cardinals from 1955 to 1957, and for the CFL's Toronto Argonauts in 1958 and from 1960 to 1970.
1956 Topps Rick Casares 1956 Topps 35 Rick Casares Chicago Bears fullback Florida nm
1956 Topps Art Donovan 1956 Topps 36 Art Donovan Baltimore Colts defensive tackle Boston College, Notre Dame Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968 Donovan wrote an autobiography named Fatso. You can usually find it on eBay.
1956 Topps Chuck Drazenovich 1956 Topps 37 Chuck Drazenovich Washington Redskins defensive back Penn State
1956 Topps Joe Arenas 1956 Topps 38 Joe Arenas San Francisco 49ers halfback Nebraska - Omaha
1956 Topps Lynn Chandnois 1956 Topps 39 Lynn Chandnois Pittsburgh Steelers halfback Michigan State
1956 Topps Philadelphia Eagles Team 1956 Topps 40 Philadelphia Eagles Team Philadelphia Eagles This card pictures the 1955 Philadelphia Eagles team.
1956 Topps Roosevelt Brown 1956 Topps 41 Roosevelt Brown New York Giants tackle Morgan State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975, Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card PSA 8
1956 Topps Tom Fears 1956 Topps 42 Tom Fears Los Angeles Rams end UCLA, Santa Clara Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970, College Hall of Fame 1976
1956 Topps Gary Knafelc 1956 Topps 43 Gary Knafelc Green Bay Packers end Colorado Packers Hall of Fame 1996 Rookie card
1956 Topps Joe Schmidt 1956 Topps 44 Joe Schmidt Detroit Lions linebacker Pittsburgh Pro Football Hall of Fame 1973, College Hall of Fame 2000 Rookie card PSA 8, vg
1956 Topps Cleveland Browns Team 1956 Topps 45 Cleveland Browns Team Cleveland Browns This card pictures the 1955 Cleveland Browns team. 1955 was Otto Graham's last season, and the Browns won the NFL Championship. Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll was a linebacker on the team.
1956 Topps Len Teeuws 1956 Topps 46 Len Teeuws Chicago Cardinals tackle Tulane Rookie card, short print
1956 Topps Bill George 1956 Topps 47 Bill George Chicago Bears linebacker, guard Wake Forest Pro Football Hall of Fame 1974 Rookie card
1956 Topps Baltimore Colts Team 1956 Topps 48 Baltimore Colts Team Baltimore Colts This card pictures the 1955 Baltimore Colts team. Hall of Fame NFL coach Don Shula is in the front row. Leroy Vaughn, father of major league baseball's Mo Vaughn, is in the back row.
1956 Topps Eddie LeBaron 1956 Topps 49 Eddie LeBaron Washington Redskins quarterback Pacific Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1980 Short print