1954 Bowman

Number of Required Items: 128
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Current Finest Possible Set Rating: 10.406

Though certainly not as difficult to locate as the 1952 large or the 1953 issues, Bowman's 1954 set is an excellent quality effort that many collectors view as an outstanding value. George Blanda's rookie card is the key to this year. To read an in-depth article, click here.

All-Time Finest
RankCollection% CompleteGPA WeightedGPA with Top Pop BonusesSet Rating
1 Mark W Click to Contact Owner 100.00%9.09 10.02 10.02
2 skittles Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%9.00 9.80 09.80
3 blacklab 100.00%8.96
Retired on 1/22/2016
Rank 3
Weighted GPA 9.723
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 9.723
9.72
09.72
4 The Hawkeye Collection Click to view Set Images 100.00%8.94 9.67 09.67
5 Bowmancollector's 1954 Bowman Collection Click to view Set Images 100.00%8.66
Retired on 7/31/2012
Rank 4
Weighted GPA 8.659
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.659
9.12
09.12
6 DJ Novakovich Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%8.46 8.79 08.79
7 Stonegate 100.00%8.39
Retired on 8/18/2003
Rank 1
Weighted GPA 8.390
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.390
8.74
08.74
8 jrengstl 100.00%8.39 8.66 08.66
9 Museum of Sports History 100.00%8.34
Retired on 4/6/2009
Rank 4
Weighted GPA 8.606
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.606
8.61
08.61
10 David Hall 96.88%8.29
Retired All-Time Finest
Rank 10
Weighted GPA 8.754
% Complete 96.88%
Set Rating 8.540
8.75
08.54
11 Topknot44 '54 Bowman Football Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.28 8.46 08.46
12 dcc1954 Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.19 8.30 08.30
13 Rivard Collection Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.15 8.27 08.27
14 palacejester 100.00%8.18
Retired on 8/26/2015
Rank 13
Weighted GPA 8.249
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.249
8.25
08.25
15 The Crandell Collection 100.00%8.13
Retired on 10/29/2015
Rank 15
Weighted GPA 8.209
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.209
8.21
08.21
16 mccordcf Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.06 8.10 08.10
17 John's 1954 Bowman Set 100.00%8.00 8.00 08.00
18 Shubby's '54 Bowman Football Set 96.88%8.22
Retired on 2/10/2014
Rank 17
Weighted GPA 8.221
% Complete 96.88%
Set Rating 7.763
8.42
07.95
19 Bullett Bob's 54 Bowmans 100.00%7.94
Retired on 8/25/2005
Rank 5
Weighted GPA 7.941
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 7.941
7.95
07.95
20 MRB Collection Click to Contact Owner 99.22%8.13 8.17 07.92
21 Will Prout Click to Contact Owner 100.00%7.88 7.88 07.88
22 jbm20607 100.00%7.78
Retired on 5/5/2015
Rank 20
Weighted GPA 7.777
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 7.777
7.78
07.78
23 JMDVM Click to Contact Owner 100.00%7.73 7.73 07.73
24 D & E's 1954 Bowman FB Set 99.22%7.33
Retired on 3/2/2015
Rank 23
Weighted GPA 7.333
% Complete 99.22%
Set Rating 7.282
7.33
07.28
25 3M's - 54 Bowman Click to Contact Owner 100.00%7.24 7.24 07.24
26 1954 Bowman Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 98.44%7.67 7.67 07.19
27 MJR54 Click to Contact Owner 100.00%7.19 7.19 07.19
28 ringers716 96.09%8.00 8.00 07.19
29 JT's 54 Bowman FB Click to Contact Owner 100.00%7.18 7.18 07.18
30 Sam Lemoine's 1954 Bowman Football Collection Click to view Set Images 99.22%7.22
Retired on 3/21/2013
Rank 23
Weighted GPA 7.225
% Complete 99.22%
Set Rating 7.174
7.22
07.17
31 Scavenger Hunt 1954 Bowman 100.00%7.05 7.05 07.05
32 JRM 1954 Bowman 100.00%7.05
Retired on 10/23/2010
Rank 17
Weighted GPA 7.049
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 7.049
7.05
07.05
33 Will Prout #2 Click to Contact Owner 100.00%6.85 6.85 06.85
34 1954 Bowman Football - Nye 94.53%7.17 7.17 06.45
35 FrankeeeD's 1954 Bowman Football Set Click to Contact Owner 84.38%7.28 7.28 06.34
36 Under the radar 73.44%8.05 8.20 06.14
37 redskinsqb 92.19%6.61
Retired on 11/20/2014
Rank 34
Weighted GPA 6.608
% Complete 92.19%
Set Rating 6.078
6.65
06.12
38 nellie's 54 Bowman FB 65.63%7.86 7.92 05.33
39 Snider5 Click to Contact Owner 71.09%6.40 6.40 03.93
40 jgcoulson Click to view Set Images 52.34%7.11 7.11 03.67
41 JL's 1954 Bowman FB Set Click to Contact Owner 43.75%8.00 8.00 03.48
42 JayZ 1954 Bowman FB Set Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 37.50%8.09 8.11 02.80
43 Peltz22 Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 15.63%7.11 7.11 01.56
44 1954 Bowman Football Click to Contact Owner 17.19%8.14 8.26 01.38
45 jcory Click to Contact Owner 20.31%7.33 7.33 01.07
46 wise otherwise 11.72%7.41 7.41 01.06
47 NM54BFB 16.41%6.48 6.48 01.04
48 Mangus 1954 Bowman Football Click to Contact Owner 11.72%6.98 6.98 01.02
49 Wayne and Son's 1954 Bowman Football 9.38%7.59 7.59 00.90
50 Connor's 1954 Bowman Football Click to Contact Owner 16.41%6.38 6.38 00.82
51 BBCards4U2 Click to Contact Owner 8.59%9.09 9.57 00.77
52 Pete's Cards 14.06%5.15 5.15 00.65
53 johnc3514 7.81%7.03 7.03 00.44
54 Pacdac 10.94%6.32 6.32 00.42
55 Bucks042 10.94%5.71 5.71 00.34
56 jbrownell Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 4.69%7.00 7.00 00.32
57 THERSADYLINA1 2.34%6.43 6.43 00.16
58 Bobby A Click to Contact Owner 3.13%7.00 7.00 00.10
59 zimmer11 0.78%8.00 8.00 00.06