Tag Archives: nfl

NFL, Panini Formally Announce Exclusive Deal

Panini America and the NFL have formally announced their exclusive deal for trading cards and stickers. Get details plus comments from Panini’s VP of sales and product development, DJ Kazmierczak.

NFL Mid-Season Awards: MVP, ROY, POY

000000We are already through Week 8 of the NFL season, and already we have seen some incredible performances, breakout players and huge disappointments.  We present our picks for mid-season MVP, Players of the (Mid) Year and Rookies of the (Mid) Year. Comment below with your choices. By David Lee Editor, Beckett Football NFL MVP Tom […]

Breaking: Panini to have full NFL football card exclusive starting in 2016

The NFL has finally gone exclusive when it come to football cards. Panini has landed the exclusive license starting in the spring of 2016.

2015 Panini Immaculate Collection Football Cards

2015 Panini Immaculate Collection Football details, hobby box info, release date & more. The high-end release has 5 autographs or memorabilia cards per box.

NFL Week 1 rookies who deserve your attention

000000 By David Lee Editor | Beckett Football With NFL Week 1 in the books, we look at how the heralded 2015 rookie class faired in its first official pro action. The spotlight was on the Heisman quarterback matchup of Marcus Mariota (October Beckett Football cover boy) and James Winston. The top two picks in […]

Box Busters: 2015 Donruss football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into a box of 2015 Donruss in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Your Turn: Has NFL’s concussion problem influenced your collecting habits?

Have stories of past players suffering from CTE — and there have been many in recent years — affected your collecting habits?

Auction Diary: Wahoo McDaniel’s Rookie Card & Joe Willie Namath come my way

I know nice cards when I see them. I know nice cards when I want them. I know that, most of the time, I can’t afford them.

Who benefits most from three key NFL injuries?

000000By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor Just when you thought your fantasy football team might make it through the NFL preseason unscathed, you are reminded that many ligaments, joints and, apparently, jaws just don’t make it past the August practice rounds. There certainly have been some significant injuries so far this preseason. We look […]

Box Busters: 2015 Certified football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2015 Certified in this episode of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2015 Panini Prestige football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Dan Hitt as they rip into a box of 2015 Panini Prestige in this latest episode of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2015 Panini Clear Vision football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Panini Clear Vision in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2015 Panini NFL Sticker Collection

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Panini NFL Sticker Collection in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Who’s your top NFL rookie this year? Tell us & win

Tell us who will be the NFL’s top rookie this season and we’ll award two of you a box and album of the new Panini stickers.

Oakland Raiders great Ken Stabler dies at 69

Ken Stabler, who led the Oakland Raiders to their first Super Bowl championship in 1977, has died. He was 69.

Box Busters: 2015 Bowman football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into a box of 2015 Bowman in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2015 Score football cards

Join Beckett Media’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Score football cards in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Panini America continues to challenge status quo with Father’s Day memorabilia cards

If you’re a collector who has participated in some of Panini America’s promotional pack programs in the last few years, you know how the company has implemented the unusual into them.

Box Busters: 2015 Panini Prizm Collegiate Draft Picks

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Panini Prizm Collegiate Draft Picks in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Ricky Williams talks cardboard & football

Former Texas Longhorns star and NFL veteran Ricky Williams sat down with Panini America’s Tracy Hackler to talk football and examine some cards. Check it out …

Ripping Retail Retro: 1989 Score football cards

Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds joins Reed Kasaoka of Baseball Card Exchange to open packs of 1989 Score football cards in this Ripping Retail Retro video.

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.

Box Busters Retro: 2007 Topps Triple Threads

Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds joins Reed Kasaoka of Baseball Card Exchange to open a box of 2007 Topps Triple Threads football cards in this latest Retro video.

Wrestling loses a legend: Verne Gagne dies at 89

Verne Gagne dedicated his life to the world of professional wrestling — a career that spanned four decades in the ring and even more time beyond as a promoter and owner of the American Wrestling Association. He died Monday at age 89.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Five Star football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into a box of 2014 Topps Five Star in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Draft picks sets helped shape hobby we know today

Back in 1991, this first card from Classic Four Sport was a talking point for an emerging niche of sports card collecting — draft picks sets. Back then, we often had to wait a year — or at least later in the year — to see our newest teams’ newest stars on cards, so a card like this was something dramatically different.

Tim Tebow set to make NFL return

Fan favorite and college football legend Tim Tebow is returning to the NFL.

First Look: 2015 Prizm Collegiate Draft Picks

000000 By Denis Dougherty | Beckett Football Editor Excited about the NFL Draft? This year’s Prizm Collegiate Draft Picks football card set will be released in late-May. According to Panini America, it will feature autographs of the top NFL draft picks in the All-Americans, Draft Picks and Team Trademarks (all featuring limited parallel versions). The Alumnus Autographs insert features current NFL stars […]

First Look: 2015 Score football cards

000000   By David Lee | Beckett Media The first NFL-licensed Panini America product of 2015 will be Score arriving on June 17. The key to the set will be like years past, including a lower price point with a ton of base cards. Each box will have 24 packs at 12 cards per pack. Boxes […]

Box Busters: 2014 Panini Black Gold football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2014 Panini Black Gold in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Supreme football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Supreme in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Sunday Conversation: Philadelphia Eagles Guard Evan Mathis

000000 By Derek Ficken | Beckett Radio Host The Philadelphia Eagles have been in the news recently for all of their Free Agent signings, but I was able to catch up with Offensive Guard and two time Pro Bowl-er Evan Mathis. Evan is an avid collector of all sports, vintage and modern, and we sat […]

Top 5: Brock Lesnar trading cards to chase

000000 By Matt Bible | Beckett Non-Sports and Gaming Analyst | Commentary Ladies and gentlemen, my name is Matt Bible. And, I’m the one … bringing some news on the one … in 21-1. WWE champion Brock Lesnar is not going anywhere. Tuesday night, Lesnar told ESPN that he has signed a contract extension with […]

Panini signs Dez Bryant to exclusive deal

One of the Dallas Cowboys’ biggest stars is staying in Texas no matter what — as an exclusive player with Panini America.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Museum Collection

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Museum Collection in this latest edition of Box Busters.