Detroit Lions Football Cards
|Image||Set||#||Card Title/Players||Pro Team||Position||College||Honors||Notes||Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards|
|1950 Bowman||38||Leon Hart||Detroit Lions||fullback||Notre Dame||Heisman Trophy 1949, College Hall of Fame 1973||nm|
|1950 Bowman||39||Bob Hoernschemeyer||Detroit Lions||halfback||Indiana||Rookie card||nm|
|1950 Bowman||73||Don Doll||Detroit Lions||defensive back||USC||Rookie card|
|1950 Bowman||74||Dan Sandifer||Detroit Lions||defensive back, halfback||LSU||Sandifer played for three different NFL teams during the 1950 regular season, but he didn't miss a week. He played five games for the Lions, two for the 49ers, and five for the Eagles.||PSA 7|
|1950 Bowman||75||John Panelli||Detroit Lions||fullback, linebacker||Notre Dame||Rookie card
Panelli was a member of Notre Dame's national championship teams of 1946 and 1947. He played in the NFL from 1949 to 1953 for the Detroit Lions and Chicago Cardinals.
|1950 Bowman||109||Wally Triplett||Detroit Lions||halfback||Penn State||Rookie card
Triplett averaged 73.5 yards per kickoff return in a game in 1950. That is still an NFL record.
|1950 Bowman||110||Joe Watson||Detroit Lions||center||Rice||Rookie card
Watson, Bill Burkhalter, and Froggy Williams were the MVPs of the January 1, 1950, Cotton Bowl Classic.
|1950 Bowman||111||Cloyce Box||Detroit Lions||end||West Texas A and M||Rookie card
Box had 302 yards receiving in a game against the Baltimore Colts in 1950.
|1950 Bread for Health Labels||7||Don Doll||Detroit Lions||defensive back||USC|
|1950 Bread for Health Labels||12||Bobby Layne||Detroit Lions||quarterback||Texas||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team|
|1950 Bread for Health Labels||15||John Panelli||Detroit Lions||fullback, linebacker||Notre Dame||Panelli was inducted into the National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame in 1995.|
|1951 Bowman||25||Doak Walker||Detroit Lions||halfback||SMU||Heisman Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986||Walker and Bobby Layne were teammates at Highland Park High School in Dallas, Texas. See the Gallery's High School Teammates page.|
|1951 Bowman||26||Leon Hart||Detroit Lions||fullback||Notre Dame||Heisman Trophy 1949, College Hall of Fame 1973|
|1951 Bowman||27||Thurman McGraw||Detroit Lions||tackle, defensive tackle||Colorado State||College Hall of Fame 1981||Rookie card||ex+|
|1951 Bowman||61||Don Doll||Detroit Lions||defensive back||USC||Doll gained 301 yards returning interceptions in 1949. That is still an NFL record for a rookie.|
|1951 Bowman||62||Lou Creekmur||Detroit Lions||tackle||William and Mary||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1996|
|1951 Bowman||63||Bob Hoernschemeyer||Detroit Lions||halfback||Indiana|
|1951 Bowman||100||John Prchlik||Detroit Lions||tackle, defensive tackle||Yale|
|1951 Bowman||101||Robert Smith||Detroit Lions||defensive back, halfback||Tulsa, Iowa||Rookie card|
|1951 Bowman||102||Bobby Layne||Detroit Lions||quarterback||Texas||Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team|
|1951 Bowman||132||Bill Swiacki||Detroit Lions||end||Holy Cross, Columbia||College Hall of Fame 1976||exmt|
|1951 Bowman||133||Joe Watson||Detroit Lions||center||Rice|
|1951 Bowman||134||Ollie Cline||Detroit Lions||fullback||Ohio State||Rookie card
Cline won the Big Ten's MVP award, the Chicago Tribune Silver Football, in 1945.
|1951 Bowman||135||Jack Lininger||Detroit Lions||center||Ohio State|
|1952 Bowman Large||3||Doak Walker||Detroit Lions||halfback||SMU||Heisman Trophy 1948, College Hall of Fame 1959, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986||The Lions have retired Walker's jersey number, 37. See the Gallery's retired numbers page for the retired numbers of all of the NFL teams.|