Editor’s Note: Panini America NFL Player of the Day correspondent Doug Drotman caught up with former grand prize winner AJ Andruszkiewicz recently to see how his life has changed since winning the 2006 event. Here is Doug’s account. The 2015 winner will be announced in the coming weeks.
AJ Andruszkiewicz walks into his favorite hobby shop, Dan’s Sports Cards in Jacksonville, Florida. He puts his money on the counter and gets a pack of trading cards. Right before he rips open the pack, he gets that feeling. His hands start shaking and his heart starts pounding with the anticipation of what’s hidden inside the foil pack.
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