No one will deny that so much has changed for Panini America’s tried-and-true Absolute Football franchise in the last 15 years or so. Heck, even the name has been altered from those turn-of-the-century early days when it was called “Absolute Memorabilia.” One thing that hasn’t changed, however, is the product’s penchant for producing downright desirable memorabilia cards, in-demand early season Rookie Cards, interesting inserts and a stacked autograph roster.
Those same brand-definers will be riding shotgun once again this season when 2017 Absolute Football arrives in hobby shops across North America on Wednesday. Bolstered by calling-card inclusions such as Rookie Premiere Materials and Tools of the Trade, 2017 Absolute Football also adds new Jumbo NFL Shields (featuring the entire NFL Shield from player-used footballs) and Jumbo Cleats (super-prime materials from player-worn cleats) inserts.
Read more: The Official Blog of Panini America