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Running backs in today’s league are being used in many different ways. Along with running, they have to know how to block, catch, play special teams and even in some cases, throw the ball. While many backs aren’t a big receiving threat out of the backfield, there is one running back that has made a huge difference receiving out of the backfield. That player is Brian Westbrook, running back for the Philadelphia Eagles. And though he is very well known for his receiving abilities, he is also a great runner and has been in the top 10 league rushing leaders More >
Upper Deck’s 2008 Draft Edition Football Puts the Spotlight on NFL’s New Rookie Talent
Get ‘em before they’re hot; averaging five rookie autographs per box!
With the annual NFL Draft kickoff less than two weeks away, Upper Deck is once again garnering gridiron attention as it features all of the league’s top future talent in one exciting trading card release: 2008 NFL UD Draft Edition. The 250-card collection showcases each of the projected top rookies in the upcoming NFL Draft (April 26-27) in their collegiate uniforms and includes rare, dual-signed autograph cards from some of college football’s best players.
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Has anyone else figured out that whenever teams make the playoffs, their cards usually go up in sell value? Well I know this, and I’m sure many others do as well. For an example, the New York Giants were not talked about and no one really stood out besides Eli Manning, but when they won the Super Bowl, the players prices went up and had a bigger demand.
Sure Eli Manning has sold decent throughout his career, but players like Ahmad Bradshaw, Brandon Jacobs, and even Amani Toomer are selling better than he has in a long time. Also, MLB and More >
Rookie Running Back Adrian Peterson Takes His Game to New Heights in the NFL Pro Bowl and in 2007 SP Authentic Football
The NFL Rookie of the Year is the main target for collectors this season Year in and Year out, the SP Authentic Football product delivers the most sought after, and traditionally some of the most expensive rookie cards in the market. This year is no different. After hitting store shelves last week, collectors are rushing to find the 2007 SP Authentic Rookie Autograph Patch cards of Adrian Peterson.
After such a strong rookie season, and now after collecting MVP More >
Upper Deck Announces its Crowd-Pleasing Lineup of Football Giveaways at Super Bowl XLII Festivities
Company’s interactive booth at ‘NFL Experience’ will be flood of activity!
The long-awaited matchup for Super Bowl XLII is set. On Sunday, Feb. 3, the undefeated AFC Champion New England Patriots will square off against the surprise NFC Champion New York Giants at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. And the action at this year’s NFL Experience interactive theme park and football card show surrounding the big game will be just as intense as the Upper Deck Company is ready to fan the fires of rabid More >
Dwayne Lorenzo Bowe was born September 21, 1984 in Miami, Florida. Bowe lived a rough life; his father had a drug problem and was really never around. He was brought up his grandparents K.W. and Dorothy Williams. Bowe didn’t start playing football until his junior year of high school. He joined football after he was beat up in a fight at a nightclub; he was beaten up so badly he had to spend the night in a hospital. Bowe’s first career high school play was a 99-yard kick return for a touchdown. In high school he ended up becoming a More >