Category Archives: Football

Super Bowl LI Spotlight: Chris Hogan

Posted on Saturday January 28th, 2017 – 11:15 AM Author: David Lee

The 51st Super Bowl is a little more than a week away. Although the Patriots are familiar participants, they do have some unfamiliar faces. They continue to set records with players unwanted by other teams. One of those is receiver Chris Hogan, who entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent.

2016 Panini Contenders Football Short Prints

Posted on Friday January 27th, 2017 – 12:47 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Panini Contenders Football short prints checklist and details. Find out which of the unnumbered Rookie Ticket Autographs and variations are in less supply than others.

That’s One Way to Ruin a 2008 Upper Deck Exquisite Matt Ryan Rookie Patch Autograph

Posted on Wednesday January 25th, 2017 – 06:22 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Altered patch cards are a problem in the hobby. Find out how a fake patch ruined a 2008 Exquisite Matt Ryan Rookie Card and ways you can protect yourself.

2016 Panini Black Gold Football Features More Autographs and Memorabilia Cards

Posted on Wednesday January 25th, 2017 – 01:27 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Panini Black Gold Football checklist features a high-end mix of shadowbox designs, autographs and memorabilia. Get details, release date, hobby box breakdown and more.

Card Prices Rising During NFL Playoffs

Posted on Tuesday January 17th, 2017 – 09:07 PM Author: David Lee

By David Lee | Editor, Beckett Football The NFL postseason always brings lots of hobby reactions from collectors looking to buy up key cards of the hottest performers. After all, legends are forged in the postseason. It’s no surprise that the four remaining teams all have elite-level quarterbacks. Three of them—Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady and […]

2016 Panini Limited Football Marks Brand’s Return to Gridiron After One-Year Absence

Posted on Tuesday January 17th, 2017 – 12:12 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Panini Limited Football checklist highlights high-end autographs and memorabilia cards. Get full checklist, details, box breakdown, release date and more.

2016 Donruss Optic Football Box Busters

Posted on Thursday January 12th, 2017 – 12:43 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Donruss Optic Football box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

The “No Autograph” Returns in 2016 Panini Contenders Football

Posted on Tuesday January 10th, 2017 – 06:00 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on a pair of 2016 Panini Contenders Football Rookie Ticket cards that don’t have autographs like the rest of the set.

Tyreek Hill Rookie Card Countdown

Posted on Tuesday January 10th, 2017 – 11:15 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Countdown of the most valuable Tyreek Hill Rookie Cards. Get detailed info, analysis and images for every Tyreek Hill Rookie Card.

2016 Panini Contenders Football Box Busters

Posted on Friday January 6th, 2017 – 02:14 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Panini Contenders Football hobby box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Panini Contenders Football Variations Keep It Simple

Posted on Friday January 6th, 2017 – 12:48 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Panini Contenders Football variations might be the easiest ones ever to spot and sort. Find out what to look for and what makes them different over past years.

2016 Panini Contenders Football Checklist Punches the Ticket with Rookie Autographs

Posted on Wednesday January 4th, 2017 – 12:23 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The Panini Contenders Football checklist features a new crop of Rookie Ticket autographs. Get the complete checklist, details, box breakdown, release date and more.

2016 Panini College Football Playoff Promo Sets Come to Fan Central

Posted on Tuesday January 3rd, 2017 – 04:41 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Panini College Playoff Football promo set checklists and details. Panini produced a trio of special sets for the Playoff Fan Central event.

2016 Panini Preferred Football Box Busters

Posted on Tuesday January 3rd, 2017 – 02:59 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Panini Preferred Football box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Donruss Optic Football Checklist Ensures There’s More Chrome and Color

Posted on Thursday December 29th, 2016 – 05:45 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Donruss Optic Football checklist puts a chromium spin on the earlier Donruss release. Get details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

Vince Lombardi 1956 Championship Ring, JFK Telegram Headed for Auction

Posted on Thursday December 29th, 2016 – 12:17 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on Vince Lombardi memorabilia being sold by SCP Auctions in January, 2017 including his 1956 championship ring and a telegram from John F. Kennedy.

2016 Panini National Treasures Collegiate Football Box Busters

Posted on Tuesday December 27th, 2016 – 05:00 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Panini National Treasures Collegiate Football box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Upper Deck USA Football Cards Go Direct to e-Pack

Posted on Friday December 23rd, 2016 – 12:51 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Upper Deck USA Football is exclusive to the e-Pack platform. Get the full checklist, details, achievement card info, release date and more.

2016 Panini Preferred Football Puts Silhouettes at the Forefront

Posted on Thursday December 22nd, 2016 – 03:05 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Panini Preferred Football checklist highlights Silhouettes, autographs and booklet cards. Get details on the product, box breakdown, release date and more.

2016 Panini Crown Royale Football Opts for Retail and a Simple Checklist

Posted on Thursday December 22nd, 2016 – 02:35 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Panini Crown Royale Football checklist is a simple one. Get details, box breakdown and the release date for the retail-exclusive release.

Win a 2016 Panini National Treasures Collegiate Ben Roethlisberger Autograph

Posted on Monday December 19th, 2016 – 05:15 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Find out how to win a 2016 Panini National Treasures Collegiate Football Ben Roethlisberger autograph.

2016 Panini Playoff Football Box Busters

Posted on Monday December 19th, 2016 – 01:38 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Panini Playoff Football box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Panini Phoenix Football Box Busters

Posted on Thursday December 15th, 2016 – 03:59 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Panini Phoenix Football box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Donruss Signature Series Football Box Busters

Posted on Tuesday December 6th, 2016 – 11:23 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Donruss Signature Series Football box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Panini Rookies and Stars Football Is Another Target-Exclusive

Posted on Monday December 5th, 2016 – 05:28 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Panini Rookies and Stars Football checklist features an eclectic mix of new and returning inserts. Get full details, box configurations and more.

2016 Donruss Signature Series Football Is All Autographs

Posted on Friday December 2nd, 2016 – 05:05 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Donruss Signature Series Football features an all-autograph checklist. Get details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2016 Panini Playoff Football Resurrects Brand with Lots of Inserts, Parallels

Posted on Wednesday November 30th, 2016 – 12:27 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Panini Playoff Football checklist features a broad mix of base cards, autographs and inserts. Get a box breakdown, release date and more.

2016 Historic Autographs Art of Football Series 2 Details

Posted on Wednesday November 23rd, 2016 – 03:22 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Historic Autographs Art of Football Series 2 is an all-autograph product featuring autographs on Goal Line art. Get details, release date, box breakdown and more.

Win a 2016 Panini Prizm Michael Irvin Autograph

Posted on Monday November 21st, 2016 – 04:20 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Enter to win a 2016 Panini Prizm Michael Irvin autograph courtesy of 2Bros Sports Collectibles.

Monday Morning Collector: Week 9

Posted on Monday November 7th, 2016 – 03:58 PM Author: Justin Grunert

By: Paul Wirth Veteran of the Week: Matt Ryan., QB, Falcons (344 yards passing, 4 Touchdowns, QBR 144.7) There is a reason that fans call him “Matty Ice”, he is cool as a cucumber on the road. The Atlanta Falcons are now 4-1 away from home this year! Ryan hooked with 4 different Falcons for […]

2016 Panini Prizm Football Box Busters

Posted on Friday November 4th, 2016 – 01:45 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Panini Prizm Football box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Panini Playbook Football Box Busters

Posted on Tuesday November 1st, 2016 – 01:32 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Panini Playbook Football box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

Win an Ezekiel Elliott 2016 Prestige Xtra Points Red Autograph

Posted on Thursday October 27th, 2016 – 01:15 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Enter to win a 2016 Prestige Football Xtra Points Red Rookie Autographs Ezekiel Elliott courtesy of 2Bros Sports Collectibles. Contest closes October 30, 2016.

George Blanda Memorabilia, Awards, Championship Rings Headed to Auction

Posted on Thursday October 27th, 2016 – 10:28 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on George Blanda memorabilia being sold at SCP Auctions’ Winter Premier Auction in January, 2017. Items include championship rings, awards and game-used items.

Monday Morning Collector: Week 7

Posted on Tuesday October 25th, 2016 – 03:10 PM Author: Justin Grunert

Every Monday morning throughout the NFL season, we’ll select our rookie, veteran and breakout players of the week and provide a run down on why collectors should take notice. Here are our selections for NFL Week 7. By Justin Grunert and Paul Wirth Veteran of the Week: Andrew Luck., QB, Colts (353 yards passing, 3 […]