Guard Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1961 Packers Lake to Lake Fuzzy Thurston 1961 Packers Lake to Lake 22 Fuzzy Thurston Green Bay Packers guard Valparaiso Packers Hall of Fame 1975 Short print

In his ten seasons in the NFL, Thurston played on six championship teams: the 1958 Colts and five Packers teams during the Lombardi years.
1961 Topps Jim Parker 1961 Topps 6 Jim Parker Baltimore Colts guard, tackle Ohio State Outland Trophy 1956, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1973, College Hall of Fame 1974 ex
1961 Topps Stan Jones 1961 Topps 14 Stan Jones Chicago Bears guard Maryland Pro Football Hall of Fame 1991, College Hall of Fame 2000 ex
1961 Topps Bill George 1961 Topps 16 Bill George Chicago Bears linebacker, guard Wake Forest Pro Football Hall of Fame 1974
1961 Topps Buzz Guy 1961 Topps 25 Buzz Guy Dallas Cowboys guard Duke Rookie card

Guy's full name was Melwood Norman Guy.
1961 Topps Green Bay Packers Team 1961 Topps 47 Green Bay Packers Team Green Bay Packers Though printed in 1961, this card pictures the 1958 Packers team.
1961 Topps Jim Ray Smith 1961 Topps 73 Jim Ray Smith Cleveland Browns guard Baylor College Hall of Fame 1987
1961 Topps Mike Sandusky 1961 Topps 109 Mike Sandusky Pittsburgh Steelers guard Maryland Steelers Legends Team exmt
1961 Topps Vince Promuto 1961 Topps 128 Vince Promuto Washington Redskins guard Holy Cross Redskins Ring of Fame
1961 Topps Jerry Cornelison 1961 Topps 135 Jerry Cornelison Dallas Texans guard SMU Error card

Name misspelled "Cornielson."
SGC 92
1961 Topps Bill Krisher 1961 Topps 136 Bill Krisher Dallas Texans guard Oklahoma
1961 Topps Bob Mischak 1961 Topps 153 Bob Mischak New York Titans guard Army
1961 Topps Charley Leo 1961 Topps 180 Charley Leo Boston Patriots guard Indiana Rookie card SGC 92, PSA 7, nm
1961 Topps Don Manoukian 1961 Topps 188 Don Manoukian Oakland Raiders guard Stanford Rookie card

Manoukian was also a professional wrestler. See his profile at the Online World of Wrestling.
1961 Topps CFL Vic Kristopaitis 1961 Topps CFL 10 Vic Kristopaitis BC Lions guard, kicker Dayton ex
1961 Topps CFL Joe Yamauchi 1961 Topps CFL 13 Joe Yamauchi BC Lions guard, fullback Eastern Washington
1961 Topps CFL Ron Allbright 1961 Topps CFL 16 Ron Allbright Calgary Stampeders guard, tackle Error card

Allbright's last name is misspelled "Albright" on this card. Allbright was added to the Stampeders' Wall of Fame in 2014.
1961 Topps CFL Gordon Brown 1961 Topps CFL 17 Gordon Brown Calgary Stampeders guard St. Martin's exmt
1961 Topps CFL Tony Pajaczkowski 1961 Topps CFL 25 Tony Pajaczkowski Calgary Stampeders guard Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1988 Pajaczkowski was the CFL's Canadian Player of the Year in 1961. nm+ oc
1961 Topps CFL Art Walker 1961 Topps CFL 42 Art Walker Edmonton Eskimos guard Michigan ex
1961 Topps CFL Vince Scott 1961 Topps CFL 54 Vince Scott Hamilton Tiger-Cats guard Notre Dame Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1982 PSA 7
1961 Topps CFL Jack Simpson 1961 Topps CFL 70 Jack Simpson Montreal Alouettes guard Mississippi According to his cflapedia page, Montreal traded Simpson to Calgary after only one game in 1961. After three games with Calgary, he jumped to the AFL's Denver Broncos. He finished the season with the Broncos, then played for the Oakland Raiders from 1962 to 1964. exmt
1961 Topps CFL Kaye Vaughan 1961 Topps CFL 83 Kaye Vaughan Ottawa Rough Riders guard Tulsa Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1978
1962 Fleer Tony Sardisco 1962 Fleer 6 Tony Sardisco Boston Patriots guard, linebacker Tulane PSA 7
1962 Fleer Billy Shaw 1962 Fleer 16 Billy Shaw Buffalo Bills guard Georgia Tech Bills Wall of Fame 1988, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1999 Rookie card PSA 8, PSA 8 oc, PSA 5