Daily Archives: July 17, 2012

A Previously-Unknown Lance Alworth Collectible

lance alworth pepsi scheduleAs a collector of Lance Alworth memorabilia, I have seen much of the material that is available to collectors.  As a football player from the 1960s, Alworth has just a handful of trading cards that were produced during his career.  Typically one Topps or Fleer card per season, and in later years, a subset card or two.  The Chargers occasionally produced team issues, and there were the 1962 Union Oil cards and 1968 Corn Flakes Champion cards, but in comparison to modern athletes, Alworth has very little on the market.  In fact, with the recent surge in autographed and memorabilia cards in recent years, it is very likely that Alworth has had more cards produced in the last 10 years than when he was an active player. read more