The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2016 Black Gold Football (100+ Images)
January 25, 2017

When it comes to impressive debuts, Panini America’s premiere edition of Black Gold Football two seasons ago taught us all a little something about the true impact of the right first impression. An instant frontrunner for New Product of the Year, 2014 Black Gold Football stood out conceptually, aesthetically and from a pure content perspective. That initial release was warmly embraced by collectors — and immediately raised expectations for all future Black Gold products.

In its second year, 2015 Black Gold Football continued to impress by relying primarily on the brand tenets that were clearly defined during that standout rookie season. Rest assured, the non-negotiable (such as Sizeable Signatures, Shadowbox base cards, and rich autograph and memorabilia content) will return intact when 2016 Black Gold Football arrives in hobby shops across North America one week from today. But this year’s release also has a few new twists, too.

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