There are certain aspects of Panini America’s upcoming 2018 Classics Football that will instantly jettison you back in time 40 years or so. The pulpy stock . . . the vintage designs . . . the Blank Backs . . . the NNOFs (No Name On Fronts) . . . the nostalgia-tinged checklist. Of course, there are other aspects — such as the introduction of Optichrome technology and the spectacular 2018 rookie class — that rush you right back to today. And that is the real beauty of 2018 Classics Football. A little something old, a little something new and a little something for everyone.
Set to arrive in hobby shops across North America one week from today, each hobby box of 2018 Classics Football (10 cards per pack, 14 packs per box, 10 boxes per inner case, two inner cases per master case) will deliver, on average, one autograph, one memorabilia card and four Premium Edition (Optichrome) parallels. Each master case will yield two BuyBack autographs (one per inner case) and at least one Premium Edition Autograph. We brought you a glimpse of the product’s throwback bliss yesterday. Today, we offer a deep dive with the following Quality Control Gallery.
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