Defensive Back Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1971 O-Pee-Chee CFL Gerry Shaw 1971 O-Pee-Chee CFL 131 Gerry Shaw Calgary Stampeders wide receiver, defensive back Washington State
1971 Topps Ernie Kellermann 1971 Topps 7 Ernie Kellermann Cleveland Browns defensive back Miami Ohio
1971 Topps Lloyd Mumphord 1971 Topps 17 Lloyd Mumphord Miami Dolphins defensive back Texas Southern Rookie card
1971 Topps Larry Wilson 1971 Topps 20 Larry Wilson St. Louis Cardinals defensive back Utah Pro Football Hall of Fame 1978, Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006
1971 Topps Jim Johnson 1971 Topps 24 Jim Johnson San Francisco 49ers defensive back UCLA Pro Football Hall of Fame 1994, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 nm
1971 Topps Rick Volk 1971 Topps 32 Rick Volk Baltimore Colts defensive back Michigan Rookie card

In his rookie season, 1967, Volk returned an interception 94 yards for a touchdown. Those were the only points he scored in his 12-year NFL career.
1971 Topps Paul Martha 1971 Topps 38 Paul Martha Denver Broncos defensive back Pittsburgh
1971 Topps Zeke Moore 1971 Topps 43 Zeke Moore Houston Oilers defensive back Lincoln University Rookie card nm
1971 Topps Karl Kassulke 1971 Topps 46 Karl Kassulke Minnesota Vikings defensive back Drake, Marquette Rookie card

Kassulke's rookie card came in his 9th NFL season. He played for the Vikings from 1963 to 1972.
1971 Topps Willie Wood 1971 Topps 55 Willie Wood Green Bay Packers defensive back USC Packers Hall of Fame 1977, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1989
1971 Topps George Byrd 1971 Topps 58 George Byrd Buffalo Bills defensive back Boston University
1971 Topps Dick Anderson 1971 Topps 67 Dick Anderson Miami Dolphins defensive back Colorado College Hall of Fame 1993, Dolphins Honor Roll 2006 Anderson's younger brother, Bobby Anderson, was a running back for the Broncos, Patriots, and Redskins. nm
1971 Topps Miller Farr 1971 Topps 69 Miller Farr St. Louis Cardinals defensive back Wichita State
1971 Topps Pat Fischer 1971 Topps 74 Pat Fischer Washington Redskins defensive back Nebraska Redskins Ring of Fame
1971 Topps Tom Janik 1971 Topps 82 Tom Janik New England Patriots punter, defensive back Texas A and M - Kingsville, Texas A and M
1971 Topps Johnny Robinson 1971 Topps 88 Johnny Robinson Kansas City Chiefs defensive back LSU Chiefs Hall of Fame 1974
1971 Topps Ken Houston 1971 Topps 113 Ken Houston Houston Oilers defensive back Prairie View Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986 Rookie card

Houston set an NFL record by returning four interceptions for touchdowns in 1971. Jim Kearney and Eric Allen have since tied that record.
1971 Topps Mel Renfro 1971 Topps 118 Mel Renfro Dallas Cowboys defensive back Oregon Cowboys Ring of Honor 1977, College Hall of Fame 1986, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1996
1971 Topps Spider Lockhart 1971 Topps 128 Spider Lockhart New York Giants defensive back North Texas
1971 Topps Jerry Logan 1971 Topps 134 Jerry Logan Baltimore Colts defensive back West Texas State
1971 Topps Kent McCloughan 1971 Topps 137 Kent McCloughan Oakland Raiders defensive back Nebraska McCloughan's son, Dave, was a defensive back for the Indianapolis Colts, Green Bay Packers, and Seattle Seahawks.
1971 Topps Steve Preece 1971 Topps 142 Steve Preece Philadelphia Eagles defensive back Oregon State Rookie card
1971 Topps Dick LeBeau 1971 Topps 154 Dick LeBeau Detroit Lions defensive back Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 2010
1971 Topps Paul Krause 1971 Topps 158 Paul Krause Minnesota Vikings defensive back Iowa Pro Football Hall of Fame 1998, Vikings Ring of Honor 1998
1971 Topps Ted Vactor 1971 Topps 159 Ted Vactor Washington Redskins defensive back Nebraska Rookie card