1978 Topps Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1978 Topps Len Hauss 1978 Topps 51 Len Hauss Washington Redskins center Georgia Redskins Ring of Fame
1978 Topps James Scott 1978 Topps 52 James Scott Chicago Bears wide receiver Trinity Valley Community College
1978 Topps Brian Sipe 1978 Topps 53 Brian Sipe Cleveland Browns quarterback San Diego State
1978 Topps Gary Shirk 1978 Topps 54 Gary Shirk New York Giants tight end Morehead State Rookie card

Shirk played for the World Football League's Memphis Southmen in 1974 and 1975.
1978 Topps Archie Griffin 1978 Topps 55 Archie Griffin Cincinnati Bengals running back Ohio State Heisman Trophy 1974, Heisman Trophy 1975, College Hall of Fame 1986
1978 Topps Mike Patrick 1978 Topps 56 Mike Patrick New England Patriots punter Mississippi State
1978 Topps Mario Clark 1978 Topps 57 Mario Clark Buffalo Bills defensive back Oregon Rookie card
1978 Topps Jeff Siemon 1978 Topps 58 Jeff Siemon Minnesota Vikings linebacker Stanford College Hall of Fame 2006
1978 Topps Steve Mike-Mayer 1978 Topps 59 Steve Mike-Mayer Detroit Lions kicker Maryland
1978 Topps Randy White 1978 Topps 60 Randy White Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Maryland Outland Trophy 1974, Cowboys Ring of Honor 1994, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1994
1978 Topps Darrell Austin 1978 Topps 61 Darrell Austin New York Jets guard South Carolina
1978 Topps Tom Sullivan 1978 Topps 62 Tom Sullivan Philadelphia Eagles running back Miami Florida
1978 Topps Johnny Rodgers 1978 Topps 63 Johnny Rodgers San Diego Chargers wide receiver Nebraska Heisman Trophy 1972, College Hall of Fame 2000 Rookie card

Rodgers played for the Montreal Aloutettes from 1973 to 1976. He won the CFL's Most Outstanding Rookie award in 1973.
1978 Topps Ken Reaves 1978 Topps 64 Ken Reaves St. Louis Cardinals defensive back Norfolk State
1978 Topps Terry Bradshaw 1978 Topps 65 Terry Bradshaw Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Louisiana Tech Pro Football Hall of Fame 1989, College Hall of Fame 1996, Steelers All-Time Team
1978 Topps Fred Steinfort 1978 Topps 66 Fred Steinfort Atlanta Falcons kicker Boston College Rookie card
1978 Topps Curley Culp 1978 Topps 67 Curley Culp Houston Oilers defensive tackle Arizona State Chiefs Hall of Fame 2008, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2013 PSA 9
1978 Topps Ted Hendricks 1978 Topps 68 Ted Hendricks Oakland Raiders linebacker Miami Florida College Hall of Fame 1987, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990
1978 Topps Raymond Chester 1978 Topps 69 Raymond Chester Baltimore Colts tight end Morgan State
1978 Topps Jim Langer 1978 Topps 70 Jim Langer Miami Dolphins center South Dakota State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1987, Dolphins Honor Roll 1990
1978 Topps Calvin Hill 1978 Topps 71 Calvin Hill Washington Redskins running back Yale
1978 Topps Mike Hartenstine 1978 Topps 72 Mike Hartenstine Chicago Bears defensive end Penn State
1978 Topps Gerald Irons 1978 Topps 73 Gerald Irons Cleveland Browns linebacker Maryland Eastern Shore
1978 Topps Billy Brooks 1978 Topps 74 Billy Brooks Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Oklahoma Rookie card
1978 Topps John Mendenhall 1978 Topps 75 John Mendenhall New York Giants defensive tackle Grambling
1978 Topps Andy Johnson 1978 Topps 76 Andy Johnson New England Patriots running back Georgia
1978 Topps Tom Wittum 1978 Topps 77 Tom Wittum San Francisco 49ers punter Northern Illinois
1978 Topps Lynn Dickey 1978 Topps 78 Lynn Dickey Green Bay Packers quarterback Kansas State Packers Hall of Fame 1992
1978 Topps Carl Eller 1978 Topps 79 Carl Eller Minnesota Vikings defensive end Minnesota Vikings Ring of Honor 2002, Pro Football Hall of Fame 2004, College Hall of Fame 2006
1978 Topps Tom Mack 1978 Topps 80 Tom Mack Los Angeles Rams guard Michigan Pro Football Hall of Fame 1999
1978 Topps Clark Gaines 1978 Topps 81 Clark Gaines New York Jets running back Wake Forest
1978 Topps Lem Barney 1978 Topps 82 Lem Barney Detroit Lions defensive back Jackson State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1992
1978 Topps Mike Montler 1978 Topps 83 Mike Montler Detroit Lions tackle Colorado
1978 Topps Jon Kolb 1978 Topps 84 Jon Kolb Pittsburgh Steelers tackle, center Oklahoma State Steelers All-Time Team
1978 Topps Bob Chandler 1978 Topps 85 Bob Chandler Buffalo Bills wide receiver USC
1978 Topps Robert Newhouse 1978 Topps 86 Robert Newhouse Dallas Cowboys running back Houston
1978 Topps Frank LeMaster 1978 Topps 87 Frank LeMaster Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Kentucky
1978 Topps Jeff West 1978 Topps 88 Jeff West San Diego Chargers punter Cincinnati
1978 Topps Lyle Blackwood 1978 Topps 89 Lyle Blackwood Baltimore Colts defensive back TCU
1978 Topps Gene Upshaw 1978 Topps 90 Gene Upshaw Oakland Raiders guard Texas A and M - Kingsville Pro Football Hall of Fame 1987
1978 Topps Frank Grant 1978 Topps 91 Frank Grant Washington Redskins wide receiver Southern Colorado
1978 Topps Tom Hicks 1978 Topps 92 Tom Hicks Chicago Bears linebacker Illinois Rookie card
1978 Topps Mike Pruitt 1978 Topps 93 Mike Pruitt Cleveland Browns running back Purdue Pruitt was inducted into the Greater Cleveland Sports Hall of Fame in 2003.
1978 Topps Chris Bahr 1978 Topps 94 Chris Bahr Cincinnati Bengals kicker Penn State Bahr's younger brother, Matt Bahr, was also a kicker in the NFL.
1978 Topps Russ Francis 1978 Topps 95 Russ Francis New England Patriots tight end Oregon Francis finished second in the 1980 Superstars competition.
1978 Topps Norris Thomas 1978 Topps 96 Norris Thomas Miami Dolphins defensive back Southern Mississippi Rookie card

The back of this card says that Thomas is the nephew of Jim Marsalis. Marsalis played for the Kansas City Chiefs and New Orleans Saints.
1978 Topps Gary Barbaro 1978 Topps 97 Gary Barbaro Kansas City Chiefs defensive back Nicholls State Rookie card

Barbaro had a 102-yard interception return in 1977, longest in the NFL.
1978 Topps Jim Merlo 1978 Topps 98 Jim Merlo New Orleans Saints linebacker Fresno City College, Stanford
1978 Topps Karl Chandler 1978 Topps 99 Karl Chandler New York Giants center Princeton
1978 Topps Fran Tarkenton 1978 Topps 100 Fran Tarkenton Minnesota Vikings quarterback Georgia Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986, College Hall of Fame 1987, Vikings Ring of Honor 1998