1968 Topps Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1968 Topps Wayne Walker 1968 Topps 26 Wayne Walker Detroit Lions linebacker, kicker Idaho
1968 Topps Carroll Dale 1968 Topps 27 Carroll Dale Green Bay Packers end VPI Packers Hall of Fame 1979, College Hall of Fame 1987
1968 Topps Bernie Casey 1968 Topps 28 Bernie Casey Los Angeles Rams end, halfback Bowling Green
1968 Topps Dave Osborn 1968 Topps 29 Dave Osborn Minnesota Vikings running back North Dakota Rookie card
1968 Topps Ray Poage 1968 Topps 30 Ray Poage New Orleans Saints fullback Texas nm
1968 Topps Homer Jones 1968 Topps 31 Homer Jones New York Giants end Texas Southern Error card

The back of this card says that "Homer defeated the Russians in the 1960 Olympics," but that is not true. For players who did win Olympic medals, see my page of Olympic athletes on vintage football cards.
1968 Topps Sam Baker 1968 Topps 32 Sam Baker Philadelphia Eagles fullback, kicker Oregon State nm
1968 Topps Bill Saul 1968 Topps 33 Bill Saul Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Penn State Rookie card

Saul played nine seasons for the Baltimore Colts, Pittsburgh Steelers, New Orleans Saints, and Detroit Lions. This card shows him in his Colts uniform, though he had been with the Steelers since 1964. Saul's younger brothers, Rich Saul and Ron Saul, also played in the NFL.
1968 Topps Ken Willard 1968 Topps 34 Ken Willard San Francisco 49ers running back North Carolina nm+ oc
1968 Topps Bobby Mitchell 1968 Topps 35 Bobby Mitchell Washington Redskins halfback Illinois Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983, Browns Ring of Honor 2010
1968 Topps Gary Garrison 1968 Topps 36 Gary Garrison San Diego Chargers wide receiver San Diego State Chargers Hall of Fame 1985 Rookie card nm+
1968 Topps Billy Cannon 1968 Topps 37 Billy Cannon Oakland Raiders halfback LSU Heisman Trophy 1959, College Hall of Fame 2008
1968 Topps Ralph Baker 1968 Topps 38 Ralph Baker New York Jets linebacker Penn State
1968 Topps Howard Twilley 1968 Topps 39 Howard Twilley Miami Dolphins end Tulsa College Hall of Fame 1992 Rookie card

Twilley finished second to Mike Garrett in voting for the 1965 Heisman Trophy.
1968 Topps Wendell Hayes 1968 Topps 40 Wendell Hayes Kansas City Chiefs halfback Humboldt State ex
1968 Topps Jim Norton 1968 Topps 41 Jim Norton Houston Oilers defensive back, punter Idaho nm+
1968 Topps Tom Beer 1968 Topps 42 Tom Beer Denver Broncos end Houston Rookie card nm
1968 Topps Chris Burford 1968 Topps 43 Chris Burford Kansas City Chiefs end Stanford Chiefs Hall of Fame 1975, College Hall of Fame 1995
1968 Topps Stew Barber 1968 Topps 44 Stew Barber Buffalo Bills linebacker Penn State
1968 Topps Leroy Mitchell 1968 Topps 45 Leroy Mitchell Boston Patriots defensive back Texas Southern Rookie card exmt
1968 Topps Dan Grimm 1968 Topps 46 Dan Grimm Atlanta Falcons guard Colorado Error card

The "i" is missing from the word "continues" on the back.
1968 Topps Jerry Logan 1968 Topps 47 Jerry Logan Baltimore Colts defensive back West Texas State nm
1968 Topps Andy Livingston 1968 Topps 48 Andy Livingston Chicago Bears running back Phoenix Junior College Rookie card
1968 Topps Paul Warfield 1968 Topps 49 Paul Warfield Cleveland Browns wide receiver Ohio State Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983, Dolphins Honor Roll 1990, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 nm
1968 Topps Don Perkins 1968 Topps 50 Don Perkins Dallas Cowboys halfback New Mexico Cowboys Ring of Honor 1976 nm