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Enigma
12-01-2009, 02:01 AM
First and foremost, I'd like to thank our sponsors at Topps for providing us with this box.

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24 packs per box
8 cards per pack
Current Retail Price: 74.99 - 84.99

Product Description

Once again Topps pays tribute to the first set of Football cards ever offered to the public -- Mayo Football. 2009 Topps Mayo Football honors the preeminent players in the NFL, both past and present, along with famous personalities and events from around the globe on a beautifully updated vintage base card design!

Each pack contains 6 Topps Mayo Football cards Plus 1 Parallel card and 1 Insert card!

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS:
- All New Classic Designs!
- New! Rip Cards
- New! Cut Signature Cards
- New! Box Loader Cards
- All New Insert Cards

One Autograph, Relic, and Box Loader Card per Hobby Box! (Insertion rates are based on estimated production levels, which may vary from the actual insertion rates to be published on product packaging)

BASE CARDS - 330 total cards - 6 PER PACK! New Classic Design
180 Veterans, 10 Legends, 60 Rookies, 25 Public Figures, 55 Short Prints

FRAMED AUTOGRAPHED CARDS - ONE AUTOGRAPH CARD PER BOX!
Mayo Autographs (50 subjects)

FRAMED RELIC CARDS (68) - ONE RELIC CARD PER BOX!
Mayo Relics (50 subjects)
Mayo Americana Relics (18 subjects)

CUT SIGNATURE CARDS - 1 OF 1!
Historical Figures - 18 subjects

FRAMED PRINTING PLATES - 330 total cards - 1 OF 1!!
Base cards (330)

NEW RIP CARDS! - 1 PER CASE!
Collectible Rip Card Exteriors (30)
Rip Card Interiors
- Mayo Red Autographs (TBD) - #'d to 10!
- Mayo Mini Exclusives (30)

ALL NEW! MINI INSERT CARDS - 115 subjects
NEW! World's Fair Attractions (15) - 2 PER BOX!
NEW! United States Governors (50) - 2 PER BOX!
NEW! Celebrated Citizens (15) - 2 PER BOX!
NEW! Mayo Masterworks (30) - 1 PER PACK!

BOX LOADER CARDS - 1 PER BOX!
Mayo Cabinets (20)
Mayo Cabinet Relics (20) - #'d to 10!
Mayo Cabinet Autograph Relics (40 subjects/10 cards) - #'d to 3!

MINI PARALLEL CARDS - 2970 TOTAL CARDS - 1 PER PACK!
Mayo Cloth (330) - #'d to 5
Harvard (330) - #'d to 25
New! Mayo Gold (330)
New! Mayo Back (330)
Mayo (330)
Mini Printing Plates (330 subjects,1320 plates) - 1 OF 1!

COMBINED INSERTION RATE FOR AUTOGRAPHED/RELIC CARDS - 2 PER BOX!

WHAT WE PULLED

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbI4X7HfnY0

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=syzjcRGDQlA

Boxloader: Matt Ryan

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Base: 144/330 (43.6%)
Dupes: 0
Silver Border: 22

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Mini Regular (15)
Mini Gold (2) - Brady Quinn, Antoine Winfield
Mini Mayo Back (1) - Marion Barber III
Mini Harvard Back /25 (1) - Michael Bush
Celebrated Citizens (1) - Davy Crockett
United Stated Governors (2) - Maryland, Oregon
World's Fair Attractions (2) - Thomas Edison, Frederick Law Olmsted

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Steven Jackson Mini Jersey (Appears to be a Panthers Uni)
Percy Harvin Mini Auto

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FINAL RATINGS

Base - 4
Overall Design - 4
Fun - 3.5
Value - 3
Rebuy - 3

Total - 17.5/25 (70%)

Once again, I'd like to thank our wonderful sponsors at Topps for giving us the opportunity to open and review this release. For more information on all their products, be sure to check them out at www.topps.com (http://www.topps.com).

doniceage
12-01-2009, 04:28 AM
Nice pulls by the way and it a gorgeous product in my opinion.

DON

OnePimpTiger
12-01-2009, 10:51 AM
I didn't like these as much as last year's when I first saw them...but they're growing on me very well. Very nice Harvin.

Thanks Topps!!!

paragon11
12-01-2009, 10:58 AM
I actually like this year's Mayo card design over last year's.

Great auto pull!

Tery

hagansp
12-01-2009, 01:07 PM
oops, panthers jersey on a rams card.

i like the product appearance better then last year myself

DunkingDurant35
12-01-2009, 07:47 PM
Does appear to be a nice looking product.

JKC
12-02-2009, 02:50 PM
Nice break and review! Thanks, Topps, for providing this!

Darin

garnett_21
12-02-2009, 03:03 PM
Nice break and review! Very nice Harvin auto...seems to be a pretty nice product. Thanks, Topps!

patriotsguy
12-02-2009, 07:14 PM
THanks for another box Topps!

I will agree that I also like this design over last years as well.

chiliwilly
12-03-2009, 09:35 AM
The Harvin is a hot pull this year and put that box over the top....nice patch as well makes it a super box.

Jeremy_Falcons
12-10-2009, 02:10 PM
Awesome Harvin and Jackson pulls.

pbean
07-12-2010, 09:05 PM
love the artwork ..... too bad they don't hold much of a value :(

MadMan1978
10-28-2010, 02:47 PM
great break