1961 Fleer Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1961 Fleer Jerry Norton 1961 Fleer 26 Jerry Norton St. Louis Cardinals defensive back, punter SMU Norton had 10 interceptions in 1960, tying with Dave Baker for the NFL lead.
1961 Fleer Bill Stacy 1961 Fleer 27 Bill Stacy St. Louis Cardinals defensive back Mississippi State
1961 Fleer Leo Sugar 1961 Fleer 28 Leo Sugar St. Louis Cardinals defensive end Purdue PSA 9
1961 Fleer Frank Fuller 1961 Fleer 29 Frank Fuller St. Louis Cardinals defensive tackle Kentucky
1961 Fleer John Unitas 1961 Fleer 30 John Unitas Baltimore Colts quarterback Louisville Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979
1961 Fleer Alan Ameche 1961 Fleer 31 Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts fullback Wisconsin Heisman Trophy 1954, College Hall of Fame 1975
1961 Fleer Lenny Moore 1961 Fleer 32 Lenny Moore Baltimore Colts halfback Penn State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975
1961 Fleer Raymond Berry 1961 Fleer 33 Raymond Berry Baltimore Colts end SMU Pro Football Hall of Fame 1973
1961 Fleer Jim Mutscheller 1961 Fleer 34 Jim Mutscheller Baltimore Colts end Notre Dame
1961 Fleer Jim Parker 1961 Fleer 35 Jim Parker Baltimore Colts guard, tackle Ohio State Outland Trophy 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1973, College Hall of Fame 1974
1961 Fleer Bill Pellington 1961 Fleer 36 Bill Pellington Baltimore Colts linebacker Rutgers
1961 Fleer Gino Marchetti 1961 Fleer 37 Gino Marchetti Baltimore Colts defensive end San Francisco Pro Football Hall of Fame 1972
1961 Fleer Gene Lipscomb 1961 Fleer 38 Gene Lipscomb Baltimore Colts defensive tackle Steelers Legends Team
1961 Fleer Art Donovan 1961 Fleer 39 Art Donovan Baltimore Colts defensive tackle Boston College, Notre Dame Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968
1961 Fleer Eddie LeBaron 1961 Fleer 40 Eddie LeBaron Dallas Cowboys quarterback Pacific Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1980
1961 Fleer Don Meredith 1961 Fleer 41 Don Meredith Dallas Cowboys quarterback SMU Cowboys Ring of Honor 1976, College Hall of Fame 1982 Rookie card
1961 Fleer Don McIlhenny 1961 Fleer 42 Don McIlhenny Dallas Cowboys halfback SMU
1961 Fleer L.G. Dupre 1961 Fleer 43 L.G. Dupre Dallas Cowboys halfback Baylor
1961 Fleer Fred Dugan 1961 Fleer 44 Fred Dugan Dallas Cowboys end Dayton Rookie card

This card shows Dugan with the Cowboys, but he played for the Redskins in 1961.
1961 Fleer Bill Howton 1961 Fleer 45 Bill Howton Dallas Cowboys end Rice Packers Hall of Fame 1974
1961 Fleer Duane Putnam 1961 Fleer 46 Duane Putnam Dallas Cowboys guard Pacific
1961 Fleer Gene Cronin 1961 Fleer 47 Gene Cronin Dallas Cowboys linebacker, end Pacific
1961 Fleer Jerry Tubbs 1961 Fleer 48 Jerry Tubbs Dallas Cowboys linebacker Oklahoma College Hall of Fame 1996 Tubbs finished fourth in voting for the 1956 Heisman Trophy. His teammate, Tommy McDonald, finished third. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
1961 Fleer Clarence Peaks 1961 Fleer 49 Clarence Peaks Philadelphia Eagles fullback Michigan State
1961 Fleer Ted Dean 1961 Fleer 50 Ted Dean Philadelphia Eagles halfback Wichita State Rookie card