Tag Archives: football cards

Panini partners with NFLPA for Rookie Debut

Panini America unveiled Tuesday its partnership with the NFLPA for this week’s Rookie Debut in New York City which will bring some of the draft’s top talents into the collectors’ realm via exclusive interviews and more while getting a head start on the work to be done at the still-forthcoming Rookie Premiere.

Box Busters: 2011 Upper Deck Football cards … and also Evolution video cards

Join Beckett Football’s Andrew Tolentino & Dan Hitt as they rip into a box of 2011 Upper Deck football cards in this latest episode of Box Busters.

Panini returns fire in war of words over video cards

One might think that the cards themselves — and the reaction of the NBA’s hottest rookie, Blake Griffin — would say enough about Panini America’s Highlight Reel Experience, or HRX, NBA video cards. Apparently not.

Lockout or not, Panini presses on with 2011 Football

The in-progress gallery below is just a taste of what’s to come for football (cards, at least) in 2011. While the league and its players continue to slug it out, the hobby remains a source of gridiron gratification.

Box Busters: 2011 SAGE HIT High Series football cards

Join Beckett Media’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a box of 2011 SAGE HIT High Series football cards in this episode of Box Busters.

**Contest Closed** Box Busters: 2011 Leaf Metal Football

Join Beckett Media’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino with special guest Brian Gray of Leaf as they rip into a pair of 2011 Leaf Metal Draft football boxes in this episode of Box Busters.

Armstrong so nice, he autographed twice

In addition to the comment-to-win drawing here on Beckett.com, two more Armstrong-autographed cards are up for grab on Panini’s blog, The Knight’s Lance.

** Contest Closed** Box Busters: 2011 Press Pass Football

Join Beckett Football’s Andrew Tolentino and Dan Hitt as they rip into a box of 2011 Press Pass football cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Upper Deck’s Evolution will be first video trading card … on the market

Two days after Panini America announced its plans for the hobby’s first HD trading card, Upper Deck has pulled back the curtain on its previously top-secret Evolution insert cards to be found in the upcoming 2011 Upper Deck football card set.

Box Busters: 2011 SAGE HIT football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Andrew Tolentino and Dan Hitt as they rip into a box of 2011 SAGE Hit football cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.

2011 SAGE HIT Sampler Platter

With its early-season release, SAGE is the first manufacturer to give collectors that taste of turf.

**Contest Closed** Box Busters: 2010 SP Authentic Football

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a box of 2010 SP Authentic Football in this latest edition of Box Busters.

It’s not a first for Joe Namath in National Treasures … but it’s darn close

You see, Joe Willie Namath — aka “Broadway Joe” — appears on an autographed game-used jersey card in National Treasures as a Los Angeles Ram.

Upper Deck teases return of Exquisite Collection

Upper Deck teased the return of Exquisite football on Wednesday evening with a sampling of images from the brand that brought the ultra-expensive trading card to the masses in basketball

Box Busters: 2010 Topps Five Star Football

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a box of 2010 Topps Five Star Football in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2010 Topps Tribute Football

Join Beckett Football’s Andrew Tolentino and Dan Hitt as they rip into a pair of 2010 Topps Tribute boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

2010 Playoffs Contenders – Super Bowl Ticket Black auto print runs

By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor Panini America knows how to keep its fans wanting for more. The company released more information on the short-prints in 2010 Playoff Contenders Football, but not all of it – yet. On Wednesday, it gave out information on the Super Bowl Ticket Black Autographs. Friday is the day the […]

Preview: 2008 Leaf Rookies & Stars NFL

Here’s an advance look at what to expect in this year’s version of Leaf Rookies & Stars, which hits hobby shops on Nov. 12.

Card gallery: 2008 Leaf Limited football

As promised with yesterday’s gallery of higher-end insert cards from Donruss’ 2008 Leaf Limited, here’s another gallery of cards one can expect to find in the product, which hits hobby shops next week.

First look: 2008 Leaf Limited football insert cards

Check out this selection of some key cards from the upcoming 2008 Leaf Limited NFL set that hits hobby shops on Oct. 29.