NEW YORK — As has become customary the day before the NFL Draft, Panini America officials set up shop Wednesday inside a Manhattan hotel to engage and interact with several of football’s brightest future stars during the 2014 NFLPA Rookie Debut. One by one earlier today, top draft prospects such as quarterback Aaron Murray (Georgia), Tajh Boyd (Clemson), running back Lache Seastrunk (Baylor) and more made their way through the Panini America room to sign some of their first autographs for the company, to conduct some quick interviews and to pose for a few pictures.
In addition, Panini America officials made the most of their minutes with the NFL draft prospects by taking the time to get to know them just a little more and explain the business side of the trading card industry. Ultimately, the NFLPA Rookie Debut provides an intimate, informal setting which often seems more like much-needed down time rather than just another stop on the pre-Draft gauntlet.
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