Hey, we’ve got nothing at all against America’s football experts who’ve spent the last several months cranking out one updated NFL mock draft after another. In fact, we absolutely love reading what noted draftniks such as Mike Mayock, Charley Casserly, Mel Kiper Jr. and Peter King have to say about tonight’s highly anticipated first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. But when it comes to the business of football cards, nobody does that better than Panini America. As a result, nobody does NFL mock drafts quite like Panini America either.
Most secular mock drafts this time of year mandate that focus be placed on individual team needs, best-player-available discussions or directional trading to stockpile later-round value picks. But that’s not how it works with Panini America. For us, there is only one criteria that matters in this second annual Panini America mock draft: Collectibility.
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