Hall of Fame heroes set the pace with this hard charging selection of (59) autographed football and basketball cards. This loaded collection boasts (34) HOFer cards, with (15) football and (19) basketball including (1) dual-signed, which brings the total to (35) HOFer autographs. Approximately 60% of the (59) cards are vintage examples dating from the 1950s-1970s and the 40% balance are mostly 1980s-1990s issues, with (1) card dated 2004. Leading the pack are superstars Johnny Unitas, Lawrence Taylor, Ray Nitschke, "Crazylegs" Hirsch, Paul Hornung, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Elgin Baylor, Moses Malone and George Gervin. Condition is generally pleasing, with the vintage cards ranging (VG to EX-MT+) and the newer cards ranging (NM to NM-MT+). Most importantly, the high powered autographs project superior quality, with a range of ("8" to "10"). Auction LOA from JSA.
(15) Football HOFer single-signed cards with: Johnny Unitas, Lawrence Taylor, Ray Nitschke, "Crazylegs" Hirsch, Paul Hornung, Len Dawson, Bob Griese, Tony Dorsett, Franco Harris, Herb Adderly, LeRoy Kelly, Fred Biletnikoff, Jan Stenerud and (2) different Mel Renfro
(18) Basketball HOFer single-signed cards with: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Elgin Baylor, Moses Malone, George Gervin, Clyde Drexler, Earl Monroe, Walt Frazier, Dave DeBusschere, Jerry Lucas, Robert Parish, (3) different Rick Barry, Bob Lanier, Dominique Wilkins, Clyde Lovellette and (2) different Ed Macauley
(1) Basketball HOFer dual-signed card with: Nate Archibald and Dave Bing
(22) Football star single-signed cards with: (6) 1960s-1970s cards: Roman Gabriel, Jim Grabowski, Jim Hart, Tom Dempsey, Ike Hill, Emery Moorehead; and (16) various 1980s-2000s cards
(3) Basketball star single-signed 1970s cards with: John Mengelt and (2) different Jon McGlocklin