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Brady, Peterson and Manning Brothers Highlight Bowman Sterling Football
As promised, 2008 Bowman Sterling Football will include at least one autographed card per mini-box, but not all boxes will contain a rookie autograph. While the majority of mini-boxes will deliver an autographed rookie card, there will be a number of high-profile veteran autograph subjects. The six subjects are Tom Brady, Peyton Manning, Eli Manning, Adrian Peterson, Joseph Addai or Derek Anderson.
2008 Bowman Sterling Football is currently shipping and features 8 autographs and 12 relics per box! In addition, new to 2008 are Dual Autographed Patch Relics and the 1 per 4-box More >
In 2006, Leon Washington’s hometown made quite a stir in Bowman football.
His 2006 Signs of the Future autograph featured him appearing to flipping the bird twice*. However, it was later explained that he was making two E’s to represent the East side of Jacksonville.
When the “error” was first discovered, the card sale price on eBay jumped from $5-$15 to $100+.
The most recent ended on Jan. 27th for $9.00. This truly shows what hype can do to a card.
*While this gesture appears to be inappropriate, it is not as such. The “gesture” is not condoned by SCF nor we do we More >
Memory Lane, Inc. (Tustin, California) has announced the sale of a PSA 10 1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle RC to a west coast collector for $600,000.
The $600,000 sale price makes it the second most expensive card in history. The most expensive card ever is the PSA 8 1909-1911 T206 Honus Wagner card which sold for over $2 million twice in 2007.
PSA has graded over 1,000 1951 Bowman Mantle’s but this is the only one that has ever been processed as Gem Mint. The card was graded during the 1990s and used to be owned by former Major League pitcher Tom Candiotti.
This card More >