Panini America’s Unparalleled Football franchise is a unique entry on the NFL collecting landscape. There’s really nothing else quite like it in the sense that it’s awash with color and unifies a captivating multitude of varying surfaces boasting such names as Escher Squares, Rainbow Spokes, Swirlorama and Wedges. The Unparalleled name caught many collectors off guard during last year’s debut. Really, though, the product is unparalleled in its ability to deliver . . . well . . . parallels.
For 2017 Unparalleled Football, which arrives in hobby shops across North America on Wednesday, Panini America Product Development officials have engineered several enhancements. For starters, each hobby box (eight cards per pack, eight packs per box) will deliver, on average, two autographs and one memorabilia card (last year’s delivered one autograph and two memorabilia cards). Each box also will deliver 10 numbered cards (up from seven last year).
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