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TOPPS GOES BACK TO ITS COLLEGE FOOTBALL ROOTS
Rooted deep in the history of The Topps Company are some of its very first sports products, which focused on the college football game.
In 1951, four years before the famed 1955 Topps College All-American Set was to be released, the company issued a 75-card set featuring the top collegiate football players in the land…TOPPS MAGIC. And 58 years later, a beautiful creation of one of Topps’ first ever releases returns!
2009 Topps Magic Football is fueled by one of Topps largest autograph sets to date. Collectors can find 250 different subjects such as Dan More >
The 2009 Upper Deck Draft Edition Football set releases 5 May, 2009. The big feature for the 2009i set is that all of the autographs are on the card. Collectors that are not a fan of sticker autographs will love the new Draft Edition football set. Upper Deck states that you will get five autographs per box on average!
2009 Upper Deck Draft Edition Football Details
Configuration: 16 packs per box. 10 cards per pack.
CONTENT HIGHLIGHTS: **NEW IN 2009: ALL INDIVIDUAL AUTOGRAPHS ARE SIGNED ON THE CARD!** - Find an unbelievable Five (5) Rookie Autographs in EVERY Box! * Including one Dual or More >
With the buzz for the 2009 draft class coming to a crescendo, Press Pass Inc. has announced that 2009 Press Pass Football is going to be released just in time for the Easter holiday on Friday, April 10 and will deliver five on-card signatures per box. This will be the first place collectors can find on-card autographs and rare game-used collegiate jersey cards of the biggest names from the upcoming rookie class. Along with possible top 5 picks Matthew Stafford, Michael Crabtree and Aaron Curry, collectors will also be able to find autos of Mark Sanchez, Jeremy Maclin, Knowshon Moreno, More >
Former Boise State running back Ian Johnson, who is expected to be an early round pick in this year’s NFL Draft, will sign free autographs April 20 for registered attendees during the opening reception of the Hawaii Trade Conference/Mainland Edition. Johnson’s appearance is sponsored by Bayou State Sportscards in conjunction with Sportsdreams, LLC.
Johnson is known by millions of college football fans for one of the most memorable moments in recent sports history. He scored the game-winning points on a perfectly executed “Statue of Liberty” play in Boise State’s upset win over Oklahoma in the 2007 Fiesta Bowl. He then gained More >
Guest article by Jason Jones aka The_Kraken
I was at my local shop a few weeks ago for a signing from NFL rookie Owen Schmitt from the Seattle Seahawks who also went to local college WVU. I purchased a football and an 8×10 to get signed and waited for my turn. It was a decent crowd but it only took me 20 minutes or so to reach the table. After a quick greeting, and a funny comparison of hairstyles (we both have Mohawks), I went to check out my autos. The signatures were great! Nice gold lettering, perfect signatures, and smudge More >
Guest article by 6boyds
Who would have ever imagined? The Tennessee Titans, led by coach Jeff Fisher, are the last undefeated team in the NFL this season. In week one, Vince Young went down (physically and emotionally). The team was left on the shoulders of Kerry Collins. Wait, Kerry Collins? The Kerry Collins that was drafted in 1995, has played for five different teams, and has a career quarterback rating of 73.4? He’s leading a team to an undefeated season? Alright, he’s had to have had some help. We’ve got LenDale White, who fell in the second round due to character More >