1951 Bowman All-Time Finest

Number of
Required Items
144
Current Finest
Possible Set Rating
10.337

Though not held in the same high regard as its baseball issue, this was, nonetheless, a very solid offering that featured the rookie cards of future legends Norm Van Brocklin, Tom Landry, and Emlen Tunnell in addition to twenty-four other future Hall-of-famers. To read an in-depth article, click here.

All-Time Finest

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating User
1 Mark W 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 HOF 2020 100.00% 8.91 9.86 9.86
2 William j. Toppi 100.00% 8.50 R 8.97 8.97
2 memorylaneinc 100.00% 8.50 R 8.97 8.97
2 stevenovella 100.00% 8.50 R 8.97 8.97
5 palacejester 2003 2004 2005 2010 2011 100.00% 8.47 R 8.87 8.87
6 dapcards 2006 2007 2008 2009 100.00% 8.27 R 8.57 8.57
7 Mims Collection 100.00% 8.27 R 8.53 8.53
8 Nellie's 1951 FB 100.00% 8.09 8.17 8.17
9 Gould Collection 100.00% 8.04 8.12 8.12
10 Heritage Auctions - April 2018 100.00% 8.05 R 8.12 8.12
11 The Crandell Collection 2002 100.00% 8.03 R 8.09 8.09
12 scpauctions 100.00% 8.03 R 8.08 8.08
13 Joe N.'s '51 FB Collection 100.00% 8.02 R 8.08 8.08
14 Jeannie Dee's 1951 Bowman Football 100.00% 8.01 R 8.08 8.08
15 Arrow Bowman 1951 Football 100.00% 8.00 R 8.05 8.05
16 JRM 1951 Bowman 100.00% 7.91 7.96 7.96
17 BERT'S 1951 BOWMAN FOOTBALL SET 100.00% 7.83 7.87 7.87
18 The Hawkeye Collection 96.53% 8.02 R 8.09 7.76
19 David Hall 100.00% 7.69 R 7.73 7.73
20 Topknot44 '51 Bowman Football 92.36% 8.21 8.41 7.73
21 707 Sportscards - 1951 Bowman 100.00% 7.53 R 7.56 7.56
22 JT's 51 Bowman FB 100.00% 7.44 7.46 7.46
23 The Kimy Collection 98.61% 7.49 7.51 7.42
24 Duner's 1951 bowman football 100.00% 7.40 R 7.42 7.42
25 Themoneyman 100.00% 7.36 7.39 7.39
26 Crispy 94.44% 8.06 R 8.15 7.30
27 CTMC 97.22% 7.36 7.38 7.21
28 3M's - 51 Bowman 100.00% 7.19 7.19 7.19
29 jason_basin 100.00% 7.15 7.16 7.16
30 Rittarch 51 Bowman FB 100.00% 7.05 R 7.05 7.05
31 1951 Bowman Football - Mickey's Mania 97.22% 7.17 R 7.20 7.04
32 JRM 51 Bowman 100.00% 7.02 R 7.02 7.02
33 Chuck's Vintage Bowman 100.00% 7.00 7.00 7.00
34 1951 Bowman Collection 100.00% 6.84 R 6.84 6.84
35 dr. jay's ballcards 100.00% 6.78 6.81 6.81
36 rosie's 51B FB 100.00% 6.60 6.60 6.60
37 Fabfranks 1951 Bowman Football 82.64% 7.94 7.97 6.27
38 fiveniner's cologido 100.00% 6.27 R 6.27 6.27
39 Nellie's 1951 #2 89.58% 6.58 6.59 5.94
40 coolhandluke 92.36% 6.45 R 6.46 5.85
41 ElmsBros 80.56% 8.00 8.04 5.67
42 gantro 95.83% 5.82 5.82 5.45
43 Tribefan67 79.17% 5.22 5.22 4.21
44 ericprechtl 60.42% 6.27 6.27 4.18
45 Mark's 1951 Bowman Set 52.08% 7.18 7.19 3.78
46 dcc1951 UPDATED 27.78% 7.97 8.02 2.46
47 Dennis collection 32.64% 6.31 6.31 2.27
48 Menuchef UPDATED 30.56% 6.68 6.68 2.03
49 Land of Lincoln 1951 Collection 22.92% 7.80 7.84 1.93
50 kroprs 26.39% 4.32 4.32 1.79
51 ancientbookman 31.25% 6.98 6.98 1.77
52 JRoth009 30.56% 5.81 5.81 1.73
53 Ben Grogg's 51 Bowman 18.75% 7.56 7.68 1.40
54 Gotsparks 21.53% 7.00 7.00 1.39
55 stown's '51 bowmans 22.92% 6.12 6.12 1.39
56 Woody's Best 13.19% 6.74 6.74 1.30
57 JayZ 1951 Bowman FB Set 14.58% 8.07 8.15 1.24
58 Peltz22 Collection 15.97% 7.17 7.17 1.17
59 icejammer 18.06% 7.83 7.83 1.15
60 BBCards4U2-FB 15.28% 8.55 9.09 1.10
61 ngramsky 15.97% 5.73 5.73 0.98
62 JohnQ's Collection 17.36% 6.02 6.06 0.89
63 The Prince Collection 11.11% 8.00 8.00 0.71
64 Secretariat 8.33% 6.28 6.28 0.68
65 Jerrymasonjr 8.33% 6.56 6.56 0.58
66 wise otherwise 2.08% 7.79 7.79 0.52
67 Sean P Conlon 12.50% 4.78 4.78 0.48
68 tjrosin 4.17% 7.33 7.33 0.24
69 Nateownsyou (2) UPDATED 2.08% 5.25 5.25 0.23
70 Olivertwistnc 0.69% 8.00 8.00 0.15
71 Jody Beebe 1.39% 7.00 7.00 0.08
72 hodgefamilyct 0.69% 3.50 3.50 0.05
73 SaltCitySportsCard... 0.69% 5.00 5.00 0.03