Panini America, the exclusive trading card manufacturer of the NFL and NFL Players Association (NFLPA), in conjunction with NFL Players Inc., the licensing and marketing arm of the NFLPA, today unveiled the third edition of the NFLPA Trading Card Index, a quarterly report ranking the top-performing football players in the trading card industry.
Once a quarter, the NFLPA Panini Trading Card Index ranks the top 15 rookies and top 15 veterans based on several key factors, including secondary-market transactions, overall trading volume and collectability based on on-field performance and expectations (e.g., rookie hype and collector speculation). The third NFLPA Panini Trading Card Index, listed in its entirety below, includes updated rankings for both rookies and veterans based on early season performances and fan and collector reaction. The newest Index rankings are based on secondary-market transactions and trading volume that took place during the third quarter of 2016.
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