1977 Touchdown Club Football Cards

There are 50 cards in the 1977 Touchdown Club football card set. At 2 3/8 inches by 3 3/8 inches, the cards are smaller than standard sports cards. According to Beckett, the cards were sold in complete sets, they came with the players' and coaches' mailing addresses, and they were intended to be autographed. The cards are numbered, and the backs of the cards contain brief biographies of the subjects.

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1977 Touchdown Club Red Grange 1977 Touchdown Club 1 Red Grange quarterback Illinois College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 Grange's number, 77, is one of fourteen jersey numbers that the Bears have retired. See the Gallery's retired numbers page for the retired numbers of all of the NFL teams.
1977 Touchdown Club George Halas 1977 Touchdown Club 2 George Halas coach, end Illinois Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 nm-mt
1977 Touchdown Club Benny Friedman 1977 Touchdown Club 3 Benny Friedman Error card

This card pictures Cliff Montgomery, not Benny Friedman. For more football cards that picture the wrong player, see my Mistaken Identities page.
Benny Friedman quarterback Michigan College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2005
Cliff Montgomery tailback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1963
1977 Touchdown Club Cliff Battles 1977 Touchdown Club 4 Cliff Battles tailback, defensive back West Virginia Wesleyan Redskins Ring of Fame, College Hall of Fame 1955, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968
1977 Touchdown Club Mike Michalske 1977 Touchdown Club 5 Mike Michalske guard, tackle Penn State Packers Hall of Fame 1964, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1964
1977 Touchdown Club George McAfee 1977 Touchdown Club 6 George McAfee halfback Duke College Hall of Fame 1961, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966
1977 Touchdown Club Beattie Feathers 1977 Touchdown Club 7 Beattie Feathers halfback Tennessee College Hall of Fame 1955
1977 Touchdown Club Ernie Caddel 1977 Touchdown Club 8 Ernie Caddel wingback Stanford nm-mt
1977 Touchdown Club George Musso 1977 Touchdown Club 9 George Musso guard, tackle Millikin Pro Football Hall of Fame 1982
1977 Touchdown Club Sid Luckman 1977 Touchdown Club 10 Sid Luckman quarterback Columbia College Hall of Fame 1960, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965
1977 Touchdown Club Cecil Isbell 1977 Touchdown Club 11 Cecil Isbell tailback Purdue College Hall of Fame 1967, Packers Hall of Fame 1972
1977 Touchdown Club Bronko Nagurski 1977 Touchdown Club 12 Bronko Nagurski fullback, linebacker Minnesota College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963
1977 Touchdown Club Hunk Anderson 1977 Touchdown Club 13 Hunk Anderson guard, kicker Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1974 nm-mt
1977 Touchdown Club Dick Farman 1977 Touchdown Club 14 Dick Farman guard Washington State exmt
1977 Touchdown Club Aldo Forte 1977 Touchdown Club 15 Aldo Forte guard Montana
1977 Touchdown Club Ki Aldrich 1977 Touchdown Club 16 Ki Aldrich center TCU College Hall of Fame 1960 Aldrich placed eighth in voting for the 1938 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman Trophy candidates. nm-mt
1977 Touchdown Club Jim Lee Howell 1977 Touchdown Club 17 Jim Lee Howell coach Arkansas Giants Ring of Honor 2010
1977 Touchdown Club Ray Flaherty 1977 Touchdown Club 18 Ray Flaherty end, defensive end Washington State, Gonzaga Pro Football Hall of Fame 1976
1977 Touchdown Club Hampton Pool 1977 Touchdown Club 19 Hampton Pool end, coach California, Army nm
1977 Touchdown Club Alex Wojciechowicz 1977 Touchdown Club 20 Alex Wojciechowicz center Fordham College Hall of Fame 1955, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Eagles Honor Roll 1987
1977 Touchdown Club Bill Osmanski 1977 Touchdown Club 21 Bill Osmanski fullback Holy Cross College Hall of Fame 1973
1977 Touchdown Club Hank Soar 1977 Touchdown Club 22 Hank Soar fullback Providence After football, Soar had a long career as a major league baseball umpire. He appeared as an ump on a 1955 Bowman baseball card. nm-mt oc
1977 Touchdown Club Dutch Clark 1977 Touchdown Club 23 Dutch Clark quarterback Colorado College College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963 nm+
1977 Touchdown Club Joe Muha 1977 Touchdown Club 24 Joe Muha fullback, punter Virginia Military Institute mint oc
1977 Touchdown Club Don Hutson 1977 Touchdown Club 25 Don Hutson end Alabama College Hall of Fame 1951, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963, Packers Hall of Fame 1972