1973 Topps Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1973 Topps Ron Jessie 1973 Topps 151 Ron Jessie Detroit Lions wide receiver Kansas Rookie card
1973 Topps Ken Iman 1973 Topps 152 Ken Iman Los Angeles Rams center Southeast Missouri State
1973 Topps Ron Saul 1973 Topps 153 Ron Saul Houston Oilers guard Michigan State Rookie card

Saul played twelve seasons for the Houston Oilers and Washington Redskins.
1973 Topps Jim Braxton 1973 Topps 154 Jim Braxton Buffalo Bills running back West Virginia Rookie card
1973 Topps Bubba Smith 1973 Topps 155 Bubba Smith Baltimore Colts defensive end Michigan State College Hall of Fame 1988
1973 Topps Gary Cuozzo 1973 Topps 156 Gary Cuozzo St. Louis Cardinals quarterback Virginia The Today in Pro History blog has a nice summary of Gary Cuozzo's career.
1973 Topps Charlie Krueger 1973 Topps 157 Charlie Krueger San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle, defensive end Texas A and M College Hall of Fame 1983, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 Krueger and his brother Rolf were teammates with the 49ers in 1972 and 1973.
1973 Topps Tim Foley 1973 Topps 158 Tim Foley Miami Dolphins defensive back Purdue Rookie card
1973 Topps Lee Roy Jordan 1973 Topps 159 Lee Roy Jordan Dallas Cowboys linebacker Alabama College Hall of Fame 1983, Cowboys Ring of Honor 1989
1973 Topps Bob Brown 1973 Topps 160 Bob Brown Oakland Raiders tackle Nebraska College Hall of Fame 1993, Eagles Honor Roll 2004, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2004
1973 Topps Margene Adkins 1973 Topps 161 Margene Adkins New Orleans Saints wide receiver Henderson Junior College Rookie card

Adkins returned 43 kickoffs for 1020 yards in 1972--both NFL highs. The Saints traded him to the Jets before the beginning of the 1973 season.
1973 Topps Ron Widby 1973 Topps 162 Ron Widby Green Bay Packers punter Tennessee Rookie card

Before his football career, Widby played one season for the New Orleans Buccaneers of the American Basketball Association.
1973 Topps Jim Houston 1973 Topps 163 Jim Houston Cleveland Browns linebacker, defensive end Ohio State College Hall of Fame 2005 PSA 8
1973 Topps Joe Dawkins 1973 Topps 164 Joe Dawkins Denver Broncos running back Wisconsin
1973 Topps L.C. Greenwood 1973 Topps 165 L.C. Greenwood Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Arkansas AM and N Steelers All-Time Team According to his web site, Greenwood began wearing his signature gold shoes in 1973, when an ankle injury required him to switch to high-tops.
1973 Topps Richmond Flowers 1973 Topps 166 Richmond Flowers New York Giants defensive back Tennessee Rookie card

Flowers went to the same high school as Bart Starr, though a few years later.
1973 Topps Curley Culp 1973 Topps 167 Curley Culp Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Arizona State Chiefs Hall of Fame 2008, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2013 Rookie card
1973 Topps Len St. Jean 1973 Topps 168 Len St. Jean New England Patriots guard Northern Michigan
1973 Topps Walter Rock 1973 Topps 169 Walter Rock Washington Redskins tackle Maryland
1973 Topps Bill Bradley 1973 Topps 170 Bill Bradley Philadelphia Eagles defensive back, punter Texas Eagles Honor Roll 1993
1973 Topps Ken Riley 1973 Topps 171 Ken Riley Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Florida A and M Rookie card
1973 Topps Rich Coady 1973 Topps 172 Rich Coady Chicago Bears center Memphis Rookie card
1973 Topps Don Hansen 1973 Topps 173 Don Hansen Atlanta Falcons linebacker Illinois Rookie card
1973 Topps Lionel Aldridge 1973 Topps 174 Lionel Aldridge San Diego Chargers defensive end Utah State Packers Hall of Fame 1988
1973 Topps Don Maynard 1973 Topps 175 Don Maynard New York Jets end Texas-El Paso Pro Football Hall of Fame 1987, Jets Ring of Honor 2010 Though this card shows him with the Jets, Maynard played for the St. Louis Cardinals in 1973. In 1974 he played for the WFL's Houston Texans/Shreveport Steamer.