For most people, 40 trips around the sun is a big deal. Four decades marks a large passage of time. Here are five key early ’80s football Rookie Cards that have either just reached that mark or will very soon. 1981 Topps #216 Joe Montana RC Some still consider Montana the greatest quarterback of all time. Thereʼs no doubt he was at his best when it mattered most. Mid-grade examples of this Rookie Card sell for about $200, but you can get a Near Mint-Mint 8 grade for about $400. 1982 Topps #434 Lawrence Taylor RC Arguably the greatest defensive…

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