What: 2017 Panini Phoenix football cards
Arrives: Oct. 18
Box basics: Two autographs and one memorabilia card per 12-pack box (16 boxes per case via two inners)
What’s buzz-worthy: The Phoenix rises once again for a second season for NFL collectors, guaranteeing a rookie auto jersey and plenty more in every box.
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The Basics: There will be 12 parallel cards, nine inserts and 12 rookies in every box atop the hits, which will include one rookie jersey auto, one standard rookie or veteran auto and a memorabilia card. The jumbo rookie swatch autos are limited to no more than 149 copies, while there also will be laundry tags, logos and NFL Shields all limited to no more than three copies per card. There will be three per inner case. … New this time around will be Color Burst Hot Packs that contain nothing but parallels. … Also in the mix will be dual and triple autos and rookie versions will be found in every case. … Tom Brady gets a tribute here with a set called Triumphant that focuses on 10 memorable moments from his career. … Also in the mix will be Hot Rookie Materials cards with gloves (and more), Retired Signatures and Power Surge inserts focusing on stars from the defensive side of the ball. … These boxes carry a suggested retail price of $120 ($10 per pack).
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