Tag Archives: Tom Brady

What would the Tom Brady courtroom sketch look like on his Rookie Cards?

By Ryan Cracknell | Hobby Editor The chances of the Tom Brady courtroom sketch making its way onto a football card are about as likely as the quarterback taking a trip to the moon during his start-of-season suspension. Because some might think that’s a shame, we’ve gone ahead and asked the big what if. What […]

Malcolm Butler gets first football card in Topps’ Super Bowl commemorative set

By Chris Olds | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor An undrafted rookie out of a small school made perhaps the biggest play of the biggest game of the season on Sunday. And now he’ll have his first football card. Patriots safety Malcolm Butler is one of two bonus cards — the other being Super Bowl […]

BGS Diary Predictor (Feb.): What will he submit?

We recently introduced the BGS Diary and it seems like a few of you liked hearing about what — and why — Beckett Baseball Editor Chris Olds submitted what he did for grading.

Super Bowl XLIX Hot Hobby Reactions

By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor Wow, what a game! Patriots fans are equally relieved and euphoric. Seahawks fans are sick. Russell Wilson and Seattle came just a few feet away from beating two of the most iconic quarterbacks in the history of the game in back-to-back Super Bowls. Instead, Tom Brady becomes just […]

Collecting Patriots Coach Bill Belichick

  Continue to check Beckett.com daily leading up to and after Super Bowl XLVIV for continued coverage and hobby reactions for key members of the Patriots and Seahawks. Be sure to follow Beckett Media on Twitter during the Super Bowl: @BeckettMedia — By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor Starting your NFL head coaching career […]

The Deflategate Football Card of the Day™ is …

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Gridiron Greats Auction Starts Today

As you sit back and enjoy this weekend’s NFL playoff action and root for the team you want to see head to the Super Bowl, it will be worth your while to head over to Beckett Auctions and check out the amazing cards and memorabilia up for bidding in our Gridiron Greats auction that starts […]

NFL Playoff Hobby Impact: Colts, Pats, Hawks, Pack

By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor Seattle Becomes First Defending Champs to Win a Playoff Game Since 2005 It’s crazy to think that no defending Super Bowl champion since the 2005 Patriots have won a playoff game, until the Seahawks did it Saturday with a convincing 31-17 win over Carolina. Of course, the Panthers […]

NFL Playoff Hobby Impact: AFC Teams

  By David Lee | Beckett Football Editor Every year the NFL playoffs provide a big boost in the hobby for the postseason’s top performers. With every game on a national stage, collectors pay attention to teams and players they may have overlooked. We will look at all 12 playoff teams and see which players […]

Beckett 20 Questions on … collecting autographs

For the next issue of Beckett Sports Card Monthly, we’ll once again be taking a look at autographs. Among the selections, of course, will be 20 Questions. We want to know what you think.

Tristar’s latest Hidden Treasures looks at the history of football

The next installment will be The History of Football coming out Nov. 20, with 8×10 autographed photos.

Photo Guide: 2013 Topps Football SP variations

Topps included short-printed variations of 55 different cards in 2013 Topps Football.

First look: 2013 NFL Topps Qubi stampers (with checklist)

Topps is bringing a little more than trading cards to NFL fans.

Oyo Sportstoys adds football to its lineup

Oyo Sportstoys started its business on the diamond, but the company is expanding to the gridiron.

Leaf continues football line with signed jerseys

Leaf has a line products geared toward getting collectors autographs in different ways.

NFL Week 4: Monday Morning Collector

With the official NFL referees back on the field, the focus is back on the game.

Panini’s NFL Player of the Day kicks off

Card companies are working to get collectors into hobby shops across the country.

A photo guide to 2012 Topps Football SPs

Here’s a checklist provided by Topps of the base card variations, with photos to help. The photos pictured are the short-printed variations.

Quarterbacks reign in 2012 Topps

The signal-callers get plenty of attention starting next week.

Topps football factory set includes exclusives

For set collectors who don’t want to buy pack after pack and search singles on eBay for every card in 2012 Topps Football, there is an easy way to get the entire collection, including subsets.

Move over Bert and Ernie … here are the Bleacher Creatures

Just think if Sesame Street came to your street — or maybe Lansdowne Street, Blake Street or any other street with a sports arena to be found.

Monday Morning Collector: Conference Championships

For the postseason we’ll select three standout players for each round. Here are our picks for the conference championship round of the 2011 NFL Playoffs.

NFL Playoffs: And then there were four

Who’s the next cardboard icon from the narrowing postseason picture?

(Tuesday) Morning Collector: Divisional Picks

For the postseason we’ll select three standout players for each round. Here are our picks for the divisional round of the 2011 NFL Playoffs.

Box Busters: 2011 World Stars baseballs

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into a pair of 2011 World Stars boxes from Brothers Inc. in Japan in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2011 Gold Standard Football

Beckett Football’s Dan Hitt and Andrew Tolentino tear into a box (or a bar, or a brick, or whatever you want to call it) of Panini’s 2011 Gold Standard football product.
Did they land a diamond card or a piece of the precious metal? Watch and find out.

Monday Morning Collector: NFL Week 10

Denarius Moore, John Skelton and Tom Brady round out our selections for NFL Week 10. Here’s why…

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

Lack of terrifying trading cards haunts the hobby

Beckett revisits Coca-Cola’s Monsters of the Gridiron trading cards.

Breast Cancer Awareness comes to packs of Panini football cards

Athletes wearing pink sports equipment to promote breast cancer awareness has been relatively common at times in the last few years. But now, thanks to Panini America, it’s coming to football cards.

Monday morning collector: NFL Week 2

By Dan Hitt | Sports Data Publishing Manager Every Monday morning throughout the NFL season, we’ll select a rookie, a veteran and a  breakout player of the week and provide a rundown on why collectors should take notice. Denarius Moore, Tom Brady and Matt Stafford round out our selections for NFL Week Two.

First Look: 2011 Donruss Elite Football

Fresh off the plane from the 2011 Industry Summit in Las Vegas, Panini America officials unveiled the first glance at a newly-revamped Donruss Elite line.