The NFL Players Association announced today that Panini America, the world’s largest sports and entertainment collectibles company, will serve as the presenting sponsor of the 2014 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl. The third annual NFLPA showcase features some of the top draft-eligible talent in the country. The event will receive more than 10 hours of coverage across ESPN platforms, culminating with the live broadcast of the game on ESPN2, which kicks off Saturday, January 18 at 6 p.m. EST from the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif.
“The NFLPA Collegiate Bowl and the events leading up to the game create a meaningful platform for us to engage tomorrow’s NFL players and to start developing long-lasting relationships with them that will benefit our trading cards and collectibles well into the future,” said Panini America CEO Mark Warsop.
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