1948 Bowman

Number of Required Items : 108

Current Finest Possible Set Rating : 08.831

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Bowman's inaugural football issue was three times the size of its baseball issue of this year! This set is highlighted with numerous "rookie cards," Sammy Baugh and Sid Luckman. The inclusions of a number of very scarce "short-prints" in this set make completion a very formidable task. To read an in-depth article, click here.

All-Time Finest
RankCollection% CompleteWeighted GPASet Rating
1 Jeannie's 1948 Bowman Football Set 100.00% 8.51 08.51
2 The Allison Collection 100.00%
Retired on 8/16/2014
Rank 2
Weighted GPA 8.421
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.421
8.42
08.42
3 The Crandell Collection Click to Contact Owner 99.07% 8.03 08.00
4 Fabfranks 1948 Bowman Football Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00% 7.99 07.99
5 Texas Tommy 100.00%
Retired on 9/6/2011
Rank 4
Weighted GPA 7.986
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 7.986
7.99
07.99
6 The Hawkeye Collection Click to view Set Images 100.00% 7.77 07.77
7 matthewbharrison 100.00%
Retired on 3/16/2010
Rank 5
Weighted GPA 7.512
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 7.512
7.51
07.51
8 Joe Sundy 100.00% 7.43 07.43
9 David Hall 100.00%
Retired All-Time Finest
Rank 9
Weighted GPA 7.337
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 7.337
7.34
07.34
10 icekings #1 Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 7.05 07.05
11 Texas Tommy Series II 100.00%
Retired on 1/11/2011
Rank 8
Weighted GPA 7.016
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 7.016
7.02
07.02
12 Joe Sundy 2 100.00% 7.01 07.01
13 JRM 48 Bowman 100.00%
Retired on 10/23/2010
Rank 9
Weighted GPA 6.849
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 6.849
6.85
06.85
14 JMDVM Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 6.68 06.68
15 Webster 100.00% 6.66 06.66
16 Mike's Football Set 100.00%
Retired on 12/14/2011
Rank 13
Weighted GPA 6.002
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 6.002
6.00
06.00
17 icekings #2 Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 5.70 05.70
18 Doug's 1948 Bowman cards Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 87.96% 5.93 05.04
19 chuibob Click to Contact Owner 82.41% 6.48 04.68
20 redskinsqb 68.52% 7.39 04.02
21 The Kimy Collection Click to Contact Owner 60.19% 6.35 03.73
22 fatbackgoose 68.52% 5.96 03.36
23 blacknwhite 43.52% 6.31 02.28
24 Peltz22 Collection Click to Contact Owner 28.70% 6.33 02.26
25 PFerguson70 54.63% 4.95 02.18
26 Publius' 48 Bowman Set Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 31.48% 8.00 01.97
27 Pacdac 35.19% 5.24 01.25
28 mikefromct 1948 Bowman Football Click to view Set Images 17.59% 4.50 00.46
29 B & T 8.33% 7.00 00.25
30 Tory's 1948 Bowman Football Set 10.19% 3.82 00.21
31 BBCards4U Click to Contact Owner 4.63% 8.10 00.16