It’s a product known the collecting world over by one powerful name: Contenders. Of course, it’s also called something else: The Home of the Autographed Rookie Card. By any name, though, Panini America’s Contenders Football franchise remains one of the most popular products in collecting history. And that reputation will be well preserved when the highly anticipated 2016 Contenders Football arrives in hobby shops across North America in late December.
Bolstered by the fabled Rookie Tickets Autographs Rookie Cards and a host of venerable inserts, 2016 Contenders Football is set to deliver some of the most in-demand Rookie Cards of the talent-rich 2016 NFL Draft Class. On average, each hobby box will deliver five or six autograph (including one or two RPS Rookie Tickets), three Rookie of the Year Contenders, two MVP Contenders, two Legendary Contenders, two Round Numbers, one Touchdown Tandem and two additional parallels or inserts.
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