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Recognized for its dynamic artistry and design, the 1956 Topps set also marks the company's first standard NFL production since acquiring Bowman. Showcased are such marquee stars as Norm Van Brocklin, George Blanda, Frank Gifford, Ollie Matson, Y.A. Tittle and Bobby Layne, along with a talented crop of rookies featuring Roosevelt Brown, Bill George, Rosey Grier, Stan Jones, Lenny Moore and Joe Schmidt. Additionally, the Cardinals and Redskins were notoriously short-printed. Highlights of this 120-card complete set include: #'s 1 Carson SP (EX/MT), 6 Van Brocklin (EX/MT), 11 Blanda (NM-), 13 Janowicz SP (EX+), 22 Cardinals SP (NM-), 41 Brown (EX/MT), 44 Schmidt (EX), 47 George (EX/MT), 49 LeBaron SP (EX/MT), 53 Gifford (EX/MT), 58 Matson SP (NM), 60 Moore (EX/MT), 61 Redskins SP (NM-), 71 Jones (EX/MT), 86 Tittle (EX/MT), 101 Grier (EX/MT), 116 Layne (EX+) and Bazooka Contest Cards (3: 2 EX, VG/EX). Grades 10% NM, 90% EX to EX/MT including a few slightly lesser.
1956 Topps Football Complete Set (120)
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