Got $5? Blowout has a box for you as two Doorbusters dropped early

You don’t have to wait until Black Friday for the BlowoutCards Doorbusters to have a jaw-dropper.

There’s one of those dropping today — in fact, it’s available right now — as you can land a box of 2014 Topps Turkey Red football cards for less than $5. (No, really, go look. We’ll wait.)

As we’ve documented here before on The Buzz, every box of this one includes a rookie autograph — and there are some rarer autos that are tough pulls guaranteed to fetch more than $5. Atop that, there are a number of variations that are also tough pulls. Check out the link for all the past details. 

It’s not the only early Doorbuster, either.

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Buzz Break: Fanatics Authentic Alabama football block (50 cards)

From time to time, Buzz will break a box of something and post the results here. Like this and want to see more? Or maybe there’s a box you’d want to see busted? Send Buzz an email at

The box:
Fanatics Authentic Alabama Crimson Tide football block (50 cards)
$14.95 (via

What’s inside one of these? Keep reading for a rundown and gallery.

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Buzz 12 in 12: Busting a 1992 Wild Card World League of American Football pack (Hour 8)

Do you like Buzz Breaks? Today’s your day then as we launch 12 in 12 — a series of a dozen breaks of past wax boxes and wax packs in a dozen hours. We’ll post one every hour on the hour all day long today … this is Hour 8.

12in12-logo-smallerThe pack: 1992 Wild Card World League of American Football
The cost: 
Pocket change (found in a cheap retail repack)

What’s inside this one? Keep reading …

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First Buzz: 2017 Panini Pantheon football cards

 2017 Panini Pantheon football cards
Arrives: July 19
Box basics: Six autographs or memorabilia cards per box (five boxes per case)
Checklist: Click here to view

What’s buzz-worthy: This new high-end line from Panini America comes to the NFL with “an abundance of autographs and memorabilia from Hall of Famers and all-time greats” and a 100-card base set where every card is printed on metal and is limited to no more than 50 copies.

Keep reading for more as well as a full gallery of images.

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First Buzz: 2016 Super Break Football Memorabilia Edition

SuperBreakWhat: 2016 Super Break Football Memorabilia Edition
Arrives: April 15
Box basics: One autographed jersey and two signed 8-by-10s per box (five boxes per case)

What’s buzz-worthy: Super Break’s newest release includes autographed jerseys and photos for every team in the NFL.

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First Buzz: 2016 Leaf Ultimate Draft football cards

 2016 Leaf Ultimate Draft football cards
Arrives: March
Box basics: Five autographs per box (12 boxes per case)

What’s buzz-worthy: Leaf will offer its second pre-draft football card set next month with Ultimate utilizing some favorite baseball designs from the past for today’s newest football stars — along with future Hall of Famer Tom Brady — in a limited all-autograph release.

Keep reading for more and a full gallery of images.

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Get 2015 Topps football checklists (and more) right here in The Checklist Zone

ChecklistFor 2015 Topps football and other 2015-16 Topps products that don’t get a standalone story here on The Buzz (click on Checklist Zone at right) when a final checklist is released, we’ll place a link to a PDF of the set’s checklist right here. (Click here if you need 2015 Topps baseball checklists.)

You’ll be able to find all of them in PDF form as released by the company and all in one spot. (If traffic statistics show us you guys like this format, we’ll expand it in other directions. If not, Buzz will focus on other stuff.)

Keep reading to see the checklists posted so far.

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