Cleveland Browns Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1946 Sears Browns Ernie Blandin 1946 Sears Browns 1 Ernie Blandin Cleveland Browns tackle, defensive tackle Tulane
1946 Sears Browns Jim Daniell 1946 Sears Browns 2 Jim Daniell Cleveland Browns tackle Ohio State College Hall of Fame 1977
1946 Sears Browns Fred Evans 1946 Sears Browns 3 Fred Evans Cleveland Browns halfback Notre Dame Playing for the Bears in a game in 1948, Evans recovered 2 fumbles for touchdowns. That is still an NFL record.
1946 Sears Browns Frank Gatski 1946 Sears Browns 4 Frank Gatski Cleveland Browns center Marshall Pro Football Hall of Fame 1985, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Pre-rookie card

Gatski was inducted into the National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame in 1989.
1946 Sears Browns Otto Graham 1946 Sears Browns 5 Otto Graham Cleveland Browns quarterback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Pre-rookie card, error card

"Quarterback" is misspelled "Quaterback" on this card.
1946 Sears Browns Dante Lavelli 1946 Sears Browns 6 Dante Lavelli Cleveland Browns end Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Pre-rookie card

For other pre-rookie cards, see my pre-rookie card page.
1946 Sears Browns Mel Maceau 1946 Sears Browns 7 Mel Maceau Cleveland Browns center Marquette
1946 Sears Browns George Young 1946 Sears Browns 8 George Young Cleveland Browns end, defensive end Baldwin-Wallace
1948 Kelloggs Pep Lou Groza 1948 Kelloggs Pep 1 Lou Groza Cleveland Browns tackle, kicker Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1974, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Pre-rookie card

For other pre-rookie cards, see my pre-rookie card page.
1950 Bowman Lou Groza 1950 Bowman 6 Lou Groza Cleveland Browns tackle, kicker Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1974, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card

Groza played 21 seasons for the Browns, 4 in the AAFC and 17 in the NFL.
PSA 7
1950 Bowman Alex Agase 1950 Bowman 7 Alex Agase Cleveland Browns guard Illinois College Hall of Fame 1963 Rookie card

Agase played 3 seasons for the Chicago Rockets, Los Angeles Dons, and Cleveland Browns of the AAFC, then 3 seasons for the Browns and Baltimore Colts of the NFL. He later held head coaching jobs at Northwestern and Purdue.
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1950 Bowman Mac Speedie 1950 Bowman 8 Mac Speedie Cleveland Browns end Utah Rookie card

Speedie played from 1946 to 1952 for the Browns, then he played three seasons in the CFL. He was a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1970, 1972, and 1983. See my Almost Hall of Famers page.
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1950 Bowman Marion Motley 1950 Bowman 43 Marion Motley Cleveland Browns fullback South Carolina State, Nevada Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card SGC 88, PSA 6
1950 Bowman Jim Martin 1950 Bowman 44 Jim Martin Cleveland Browns linebacker, kicker Notre Dame College Hall of Fame 1995 ex+
1950 Bowman Otto Graham 1950 Bowman 45 Otto Graham Cleveland Browns quarterback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card

Graham won the Big Ten's MVP award, the Chicago Tribune Silver Football, in 1943.
PSA 6, PSA 7 mc, PSA 5, PSA 4
1950 Bowman Dante Lavelli 1950 Bowman 78 Dante Lavelli Cleveland Browns end Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card
1950 Bowman Tony Adamle 1950 Bowman 79 Tony Adamle Cleveland Browns center, fullback Ohio State Rookie card

Adamle served in the Air Force in World War II.
1950 Bowman Ken Carpenter 1950 Bowman 115 Ken Carpenter Cleveland Browns halfback Oregon State Rookie card
1950 Bowman Lou Rymkus 1950 Bowman 116 Lou Rymkus Cleveland Browns tackle, coach Notre Dame Rookie card vg-ex
1950 Bowman Dub Jones 1950 Bowman 117 Dub Jones Cleveland Browns halfback LSU, Tulane Rookie card
1950 Bread for Health Labels Otto Graham 1950 Bread for Health Labels 10 Otto Graham Cleveland Browns quarterback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Graham was the MVP of the 1951 Pro Bowl (played after the 1950 season).
1950 Bread for Health Labels Lou Rymkus 1950 Bread for Health Labels 20 Lou Rymkus Cleveland Browns tackle, coach Notre Dame
1950 Bread for Health Labels Mac Speedie 1950 Bread for Health Labels 22 Mac Speedie Cleveland Browns end Utah
1951 Bowman Weldon Humble 1951 Bowman 1 Weldon Humble Cleveland Browns guard Rice, Louisiana-Lafayette College Hall of Fame 1961
1951 Bowman Otto Graham 1951 Bowman 2 Otto Graham Cleveland Browns quarterback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Graham finished third in voting for the Heisman Trophy in 1943, behind Angelo Bertelli and Bob Odell.