Chicago Cardinals Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1952 Bowman Small Jerrell Price 1952 Bowman Small 49 Jerrell Price Chicago Cardinals tackle Texas Tech
1952 Bowman Small Jack Jennings 1952 Bowman Small 59 Jack Jennings Chicago Cardinals tackle Ohio State
1952 Bowman Small Joe Kuharich 1952 Bowman Small 75 Joe Kuharich Chicago Cardinals linebacker, coach Notre Dame
1952 Bowman Small Mal Cook 1952 Bowman Small 87 Mal Cook Chicago Cardinals quarterback Georgia
1952 Bowman Small Don Paul 1952 Bowman Small 103 Don Paul Chicago Cardinals defensive back, running back Washington State
1952 Bowman Small Jack Simmons 1952 Bowman Small 110 Jack Simmons Chicago Cardinals center Detroit
1952 Bowman Small Ollie Matson 1952 Bowman Small 127 Ollie Matson Chicago Cardinals fullback, defensive back San Francisco Pro Football Hall of Fame 1972, College Hall of Fame 1976, Eagles Honor Roll 1987, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006 Rookie card

Matson scored three non-offensive touchdowns in 1952, tying fellow rookie John Williams for the NFL lead. He scored two touchdowns on kickoff returns and one on a fumble return.
1952 Bowman Small Chuck Ulrich 1952 Bowman Small 134 Chuck Ulrich Chicago Cardinals defensive tackle Illinois
1953 Bowman Fran Polsfoot 1953 Bowman 7 Fran Polsfoot Chicago Cardinals end Washington State
1953 Bowman Jerry Groom 1953 Bowman 13 Jerry Groom Chicago Cardinals center Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1994 PSA 8
1953 Bowman Charley Trippi 1953 Bowman 17 Charley Trippi Chicago Cardinals halfback Georgia College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006 PSA 7, ex
1953 Bowman Dale Samuels 1953 Bowman 33 Dale Samuels Chicago Cardinals quarterback Purdue
1953 Bowman Leo Sanford 1953 Bowman 39 Leo Sanford Chicago Cardinals center, linebacker Louisiana Tech Rookie card
1953 Bowman John Olszewski 1953 Bowman 45 John Olszewski Chicago Cardinals fullback California Rookie card PSA 8 oc
1953 Bowman John Karras 1953 Bowman 51 John Karras Chicago Cardinals halfback Illinois
1953 Bowman Tony Curcillo 1953 Bowman 61 Tony Curcillo Chicago Cardinals fullback, linebacker Ohio State SGC 88
1953 Bowman Cliff Anderson 1953 Bowman 72 Cliff Anderson Chicago Cardinals end Indiana PSA 9
1953 Bowman Don Stonesifer 1953 Bowman 86 Don Stonesifer Chicago Cardinals end Northwestern
1953 Bowman Don Paul 1953 Bowman 90 Don Paul Chicago Cardinals defensive back, running back Washington State
1953 Bowman Billy Cross 1953 Bowman 96 Billy Cross Chicago Cardinals halfback West Texas A and M According to his obituary at the Amarillo Globe-News, Cross held the career rushing record at West Texas State until Mercury Morris broke it in 1968.
1954 Bowman Ollie Matson 1954 Bowman 12 Ollie Matson Chicago Cardinals fullback, defensive back San Francisco Pro Football Hall of Fame 1972, College Hall of Fame 1976, Eagles Honor Roll 1987, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006 Matson placed ninth in voting for the 1951 Heisman Trophy. See my page of football cards of Heisman candidates.
1954 Bowman Don Dohoney 1954 Bowman 24 Don Dohoney Chicago Cardinals end Michigan State Rookie card

Dohoney was an Academic All-American at Michigan State in 1953.
1954 Bowman Bobby Cavazos 1954 Bowman 36 Bobby Cavazos Chicago Cardinals halfback Texas Tech A rookie in 1954, Cavazos was injured in the preseason and never played in a regular season NFL game. nm
1954 Bowman Don Stonesifer 1954 Bowman 48 Don Stonesifer Chicago Cardinals end Northwestern nm+
1954 Bowman Charley Trippi 1954 Bowman 60 Charley Trippi Chicago Cardinals halfback Georgia College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006 exmt