Tag Archives: NFL draft

First Look: 2015 Prestige football cards

Round 1 of the NFL Draft is complete and Panini America already has another football brand ready to roll.

NFL Draft Day Drama: Recap Round 1 here

The first pick is in — and his first Panini America card has been revealed.

Panini readies Contenders Draft Picks football

    Fans and collectors are gearing up for the first round of the NFL Draft tonight in Chicago. All the workouts, mock drafts, projections and arguments come down to this weekend as the NFL welcomes hundreds of fresh rookies. With the football card hobby driven by rookies, it’s an exciting time, and Panini is […]

Pro Set put Draft Day what-ifs on cardboard

A simple four-card set from Pro Set made for the 1990 NFL Draft, then a Sunday event, is one that I’ve always found oddly interesting — and just this week I finally added this simple release to my collection all these years later.

Panini signs Marcus Mariota to autograph deal

By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor Panini has signed top 2014 Heisman Trophy winner and former Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota to a trading card and autograph agreement for the 2015 season. The agreement includes Mariota’s first licensed NFL and collegiate cards and autographed cards. The top NFL prospect will also appear on Panini trading […]

Panini teases Contenders Draft Picks football

By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor During the 2015 Industry Summit this week in Las Vegas, Panini America announced the upcoming 2015 Contenders Draft Picks football card set. This will be the company’s first licensed collegiate trading card product. Each hobby box will contain 24 packs with eight cards per pack. Boxes will deliver, […]

Box Busters: 2015 SAGE HIT Low Series football

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds as he rips into a box of 2015 SAGE HIT Low Series football cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.

BGS Diary: Chasing Amy, metal minis, USA Baseball green and, of course, Crimson Tide

For the last few months, I’ve submitted a few cards a month to Beckett Grading Services to finally get some of the cards I like into slabs. Selecting which cards to submit has been easier said than done — and the results can be interesting, too.

Beckett 20 Questions on … a bit of everything

It’s a busy time of year with a new wave of baseball coming, the Super Bowl on tap and plenty of new cardboard arrivals. For this latest edition of 20 Questions, we’re tackling, well, a little bit of everything.

Your Turn: Which new rookies will you collect?

Tell us which rookies you’re collecting from the four major sports in the comments below.

Beckett 20 Questions on … rookies and busts

When Johnny Manziel slid all the way to the 22nd pick in this year’s NFL Draft, some collectors had to wonder what was up with their red-hot pre-draft cards of Johnny Football.

Panini America signs Teddy Bridgewater to autograph and marketing deal

Panini America is banking on Bridgewater this season.

Box Busters: 2013 Sage Autographed football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Chris Olds as they rip into a box of 2013 Sage Autographed in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2013 Upper Deck football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Chris Olds as they rip into a box of 2013 Upper Deck in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Preview Gallery: Press Pass Legends inscriptions

When this year’s editions of Press Pass Legends arrives on Oct. 18, it will be packing legends from the past and a few potential stars of the future.

Box Busters: 2012 Topps Inception football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Chris Olds as they rip into a pair of 2012 Topps Inception boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2012 Bowman Signatures football

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a pair of 2012 Bowman Signatures boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

First look: 2012 Topps Chrome Football

On the heels of the NFL Players Rookie Premiere, Topps is readying one of its most popular football products.

Box Busters: 2012 Upper Deck Football

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a box of 2012 Upper Deck cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2012 SAGE Autographed

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a box of 2012 SAGE Autographed Football in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Panini signs Robert Griffin III to auto, promo deal

Robert Griffin III is the latest top player to sign with Panini America.

Panini readies top NFL Draft picks’ cards for Prestige

The names have been called, the jerseys have been made and there’s one thing left to do for Panini America as the NFL Draft continues.

First Look: RG3’s 2012 Topps Rookie Card

You can see Robert Griffin III’s first Topps football card exclusively right here on Beckett.com.

First Look: Andrew Luck’s 2012 Topps Rookie Card

You can see Andrew Luck’s first Topps — and Indianapolis Colts — football card right here.

Upper Deck includes QB redemption in 2012 Football

With Upper Deck releasing its flagship football set before the NFL Draft, collectors might be worried about not getting cards of the hottest draft picks.

Box Busters: 2012 Press Pass FanFare (w/contest)

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a pair of 2012 Press Pass FanFare boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Panini America signs Andrew Luck to autograph and packaging deal

If you’re looking for NFL cards of the likely No. 1 overall pick in the NFL Draft, you’re in luck.
Because Andrew Luck will be in Panini America packs sometime soon.

Box Busters: 2012 SAGE HIT High Series

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a box of 2012 SAGE HIT High Series cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2012 Press Pass + Contest

Join Beckett Football’s Andrew Tolentino and Dan Hitt as they rip into a box of 2012 Press Pass football in this latest episode of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2012 SAGE HIT football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a box of 2012 SAGE HIT in this latest episode of Box Busters.

Panini’s National Treasures Football teaser builds anticipation

Most collectors don’t worry about what’s coming at the end of the trading card season just yet. Usually, we like to focus on the next coming product to gauge our interest if we want to buy or hold off until the next product comes out.

Box Busters: 2011 Topps Triple Threads football

Join Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino as they rip into a pair of 2011 Topps Triple Threads boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

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.

At The National: Ripping Panini wrapper redemption packs & more …

Beckett Media’s Chris Olds caught up with another collector, Chris Gilmore, to rip a couple of boxes of Panini America products and get his hands on what were arguably the hottest wrapper redemption packs at the show.

An early look at 2011 Panini Crown Royale Football

Panini America is bringing back Crown Royale Football for its second installment under the re-branding of the set.