Rookie Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1965 Philadelphia Charlie Krueger 1965 Philadelphia 177 Charlie Krueger San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle, defensive end Texas A and M College Hall of Fame 1983, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009 Rookie card, error card

Name misspelled "Charley."
1965 Philadelphia Roland Lakes 1965 Philadelphia 178 Roland Lakes San Francisco 49ers tackle Wichita State Rookie card

Lakes played from 1961 to 1971 for the 49ers and Giants.
1965 Philadelphia George Mira 1965 Philadelphia 179 George Mira San Francisco 49ers quarterback Miami Florida Rookie card
1965 Philadelphia Dave Parks 1965 Philadelphia 180 Dave Parks San Francisco 49ers end, flanker Texas Tech College Hall of Fame 2008 Rookie card

Parks led the NFL with 80 receptions, 1344 receiving yards, and 12 touchdown catches in 1965.
1965 Philadelphia John Thomas 1965 Philadelphia 181 John Thomas San Francisco 49ers guard Pacific Rookie card
1965 Philadelphia Paul Krause 1965 Philadelphia 189 Paul Krause Washington Redskins defensive back Iowa Pro Football Hall of Fame 1998, Vikings Ring of Honor 1998 Rookie card
1965 Philadelphia Charley Taylor 1965 Philadelphia 195 Charley Taylor Washington Redskins wide receiver Arizona State Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1984 Rookie card
1965 Topps J.D. Garrett 1965 Topps 9 J.D. Garrett Boston Patriots fullback, halfback Grambling Rookie card

Garrett played for the Patriots from 1964 to 1967.
1965 Topps Jon Morris 1965 Topps 14 Jon Morris Boston Patriots center Holy Cross Patriots Hall of Fame 2011 Rookie card
1965 Topps Tony Romeo 1965 Topps 18 Tony Romeo Boston Patriots end Florida State Rookie card exmt
1965 Topps Jim Whalen 1965 Topps 22 Jim Whalen Boston Patriots tight end Boston College Rookie card exmt
1965 Topps Glenn Bass 1965 Topps 24 Glenn Bass Buffalo Bills end East Carolina Rookie card exmt+
1965 Topps Tom Day 1965 Topps 27 Tom Day Buffalo Bills defensive end North Carolina A and T Rookie card
1965 Topps Pete Gogolak 1965 Topps 30 Pete Gogolak Buffalo Bills kicker Cornell Giants Ring of Honor 2010 Rookie card
1965 Topps Dick Hudson 1965 Topps 31 Dick Hudson Buffalo Bills tackle Memphis Rookie card
1965 Topps Tom Keating 1965 Topps 34 Tom Keating Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Michigan Rookie card

Keating spent twelve seasons in the AFL and NFL, playing for the Bills, Raiders, Steelers, and Chiefs.
1965 Topps Ron McDole 1965 Topps 38 Ron McDole Buffalo Bills defensive end Nebraska Rookie card

McDole scored two safeties in 1964.
1965 Topps Odell Barry 1965 Topps 45 Odell Barry Denver Broncos halfback Findlay Rookie card

Barry was the mayor of Northglenn, Colorado, from 1980 to 1982.
1965 Topps Willie Brown 1965 Topps 46 Willie Brown Denver Broncos defensive back Grambling Pro Football Hall of Fame 1984 Rookie card

Brown was not drafted by any professional team. The Houston Oilers signed him but cut him during training camp in 1963. The Broncos then signed him, and by mid-season he was in their starting lineup.
1965 Topps Gerry Bussell 1965 Topps 47 Gerry Bussell Denver Broncos defensive back Georgia Tech Rookie card
1965 Topps Al Denson 1965 Topps 49 Al Denson Denver Broncos end Florida A and M Rookie card
1965 Topps Hewritt Dixon 1965 Topps 50 Hewritt Dixon Denver Broncos halfback Florida A and M Rookie card exmt
1965 Topps Jerry Hopkins 1965 Topps 54 Jerry Hopkins Denver Broncos linebacker Texas A and M Rookie card
1965 Topps Ray Jacobs 1965 Topps 55 Ray Jacobs Denver Broncos defensive end Howard Payne Rookie card
1965 Topps Bob McCullough 1965 Topps 58 Bob McCullough Denver Broncos guard Colorado Rookie card PSA 7, exmt+