1961 Kahns Football Cards

The 1961 Kahn's Wieners set contains 36 cards, 32 of which are Browns and Steelers. The remaining four players were with the Browns or Steelers the season before. See my blog for a description of the 1961 Kahn's set. Thanks to Mike Ford for providing images for this set.

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1961 Kahns Sam Baker 1961 Kahns 1 Sam Baker Cleveland Browns fullback, kicker Oregon State
1961 Kahns Jim Brown 1961 Kahns 2 Jim Brown Cleveland Browns fullback Syracuse Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971, College Hall of Fame 1995, Browns Ring of Honor 2010
1961 Kahns Preston Carpenter 1961 Kahns 3 Preston Carpenter Pittsburgh Steelers halfback Arkansas
1961 Kahns Vince Costello 1961 Kahns 4 Vince Costello Cleveland Browns linebacker Ohio
1961 Kahns Buddy Dial 1961 Kahns 5 Buddy Dial Pittsburgh Steelers end Rice College Hall of Fame 1993
1961 Kahns Dean Derby 1961 Kahns 6 Dean Derby Pittsburgh Steelers defensive back Washington
1961 Kahns Don Fleming 1961 Kahns 7 Don Fleming Cleveland Browns defensive back Florida
1961 Kahns Bob Gain 1961 Kahns 8 Bob Gain Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Kentucky Outland Trophy 1950, College Hall of Fame 1980
1961 Kahns Bobby Joe Green 1961 Kahns 9 Bobby Joe Green Pittsburgh Steelers punter Florida
1961 Kahns Gene Hickerson 1961 Kahns 10 Gene Hickerson Cleveland Browns guard Mississippi Pro Football Hall of Fame 2007, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Pre-rookie card
1961 Kahns Jim Houston 1961 Kahns 11 Jim Houston Cleveland Browns linebacker, defensive end Ohio State College Hall of Fame 2005 Houston played for the Browns for 13 seasons, from 1960 to 1972.
1961 Kahns Dan James 1961 Kahns 12 Dan James Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Ohio State
1961 Kahns John Henry Johnson 1961 Kahns 13 John Henry Johnson Pittsburgh Steelers fullback Arizona State, St. Mary's Pro Football Hall of Fame 1987, 49ers Hall of Fame 2009, Steelers Legends Team
1961 Kahns Rich Kreitling 1961 Kahns 14 Rich Kreitling Cleveland Browns end Illinois
1961 Kahns Joe Krupa 1961 Kahns 15 Joe Krupa Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Purdue
1961 Kahns Larry Krutko 1961 Kahns 16 Larry Krutko Pittsburgh Steelers fullback West Virginia Error card

The player pictured is Tom Tracy. Krutko is pictured on Tracy's card.
1961 Kahns Bobby Layne 1961 Kahns 17 Bobby Layne Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Texas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967, College Hall of Fame 1968, Steelers Legends Team
1961 Kahns Joe Lewis 1961 Kahns 18 Joe Lewis Baltimore Colts defensive tackle Compton Community College
1961 Kahns Gene Lipscomb 1961 Kahns 19 Gene Lipscomb Pittsburgh Steelers defensive tackle Steelers Legends Team
1961 Kahns Mike McCormack 1961 Kahns 20 Mike McCormack Cleveland Browns tackle Kansas Pro Football Hall of Fame 1984, Browns Ring of Honor 2010
1961 Kahns Bobby Mitchell 1961 Kahns 21 Bobby Mitchell Cleveland Browns halfback Illinois Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983, Browns Ring of Honor 2010
1961 Kahns John Morrow 1961 Kahns 22 John Morrow Cleveland Browns center Michigan
1961 Kahns John Nisby 1961 Kahns 23 John Nisby Pittsburgh Steelers guard Pacific
1961 Kahns Jimmy Orr 1961 Kahns 24 Jimmy Orr Baltimore Colts end Georgia Orr was voted the NFL Rookie of the Year by United Press International in 1958.
1961 Kahns Milt Plum 1961 Kahns 25 Milt Plum Cleveland Browns quarterback Penn State