Tag Archives: football

Panini America reveals photo variations for 2011 Playoff Contenders Rookie Cards

000000 By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor If you look closely at the Rookie Tickets in 2011 Playoff Contenders Football, you might have noticed a slight difference in the photos of the same player. There are small discrepancies, but Panini America has made variations to all 36 cards in the subset. Want to know exactly […]

PSA/DNA tags Super Bowl items to prevent fakes

Once the Super Bowl is over, sports fanatics will scour the Internet and auction houses for pieces from Super Bowl XLVI – especially if their team wins.

Leaf preparing Army All-American High School cards with Barry Sanders Jr.

000000 By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor In the coming months, collectors will be able to get their hands on cards of Barry Sanders Jr., when Leaf releases its Army All-American High School Game All-Star cards. Many highly touted prospects competed in this game including the famous running back’s son.

Topps teases Five Star – No fair!

000000 By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor After a well-received rookie debut, Topps Five Star Football is back for a sophomore campaign. The company released some teaser photos earlier this week to get football fans excited for the high-end product ready to come out in mid-February.

Three memorabilia dealers plead guilty to mail fraud in sales of fake game-used jerseys

The New York Daily News reported on Monday night that three sports memorabilia dealers pleaded guilty to mail fraud on Monday as part of a long-running investigation conducted by the FBI and other federal agencies.

The greatest player to grace the gridiron is…

Beckett.com invites collectors to weigh in with their choices for the No. 1 player of all time and the No. 1 player of the now

A patriotic piece of Packers memorabilia straight from Lambeau Field

As we march toward the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks with a new NFL season here this evening with the Packers-Saints game, one new piece of one-of-a-kind memorabilia up for grabs each and every week has a bit more appeal than it might in different days.

Box Busters: 2011 Topps football cards

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

NSCC gallery: Autographs aplenty

We all know how important the autograph is to the collecting world these days, and it’s more than obvious that’s the case if one strolls the floor of the National Sports Collectors Convention.

Box Busters: 2011 Panini Rookies & Stars football

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

Tim Tebow — as a Gator — hits toy stores in June

Tim Tebow’s days as a quarterback for the Florida Gators are over, but there will be another way to see him in that uniform besides DVDs and YouTube clips starting next month.

Box Busters: 2011 Prestige Football

Join Beckett Football’s Andrew Tolentino and Dan Hitt as they rip into a pair of 2011 Prestige football boxes from Panini America in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Rookie Premiere means first look at players in their NFL unis, autographs & more

We’ll have plenty more from this year’s NFL PLAYERS Rookie Premiere that’s winding down today in Los Angeles in the next issue of Beckett Football but we’re not going to make you wait that long.

Box Busters: 2011 Leaf U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Join Beckett Football’s Andrew Tolentino and Dan Hitt as they host Leaf’s Scott Jordan and bust a pair of 2011 U.S. Army All-American boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2011 Press Pass Legends football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they welcome Press Pass’ Nick Matijevich for a three-box round of Box Busters for the company’s latest product, 2011 Legends.

**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.

2010 Playoff Contenders Football Rookie Tickets Autographs print-runs released

010000 By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor The final list of short-prints for 2010 Playoff Contenders Football was released today, revealing the SPs for the Rookie Ticket Autographs Rookie Cards. Playoff Contenders was full of SPs throughout different subsets, but the Rookie Ticket Autographs gained the most attention especially when we learned there was also […]

First look: 2011 Press Pass Football

030000 By Susan Lulgjuraj | Contributing Editor Press Pass is getting the jump on the NFL Draft releasing its 2011 football product next month making it the first football product on the market for the 2011 season. The 28-pack box will feature five on-card autographs in 2011 Press Pass Football with a price point around […]

First look: 2011 Panini Prestige Football

Football fans have settled in to reflect on the 2010 football season – even for a short amount of time. We all had our favorite moments from the past season and collectively watched the Green Bay Packers win the Super Bowl.