You’ve seen the preliminary product solicitation material. You’ve seen some of the first signed cards in our must-see recap of the recent 2017 Panini NFLPA Rookie Closeout. You’ve seen glimpses on the Panini America Instagram feed. You’ve seen even more revealing peeks right here on The Knight’s Lance. Today, though, we’re offering a deeper dive on Panini America’s highly anticipated 2016 Encased Football, compliments of images captured by Football Brand Manager Wes Elliott last week during the pre-packout process.
Set to begin packing out in a few short weeks, 2016 Encased Football is set to arrive in early March delivering one BGS-graded autograph or autograph memorabilia card, one additional autograph card and two memorabilia cards in each box. Every autograph in the program will be hard-signed. The eye candy that follows offers but a brief examination of what collectors can expect.
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