Taking a cue from their basketball brethren, Panini America NFL Product Developers made a slight adjustment to the company’s popular Panini Football franchise for 2018. After the feeding frenzy that ensued when 2017-18 Prizm Basketball made the base Silver Prizms just a little more difficult to pull, it made sense to attempt something similar in football “to try to capture some of the basketball magic,” according to Panini America Product Development Director Rob Springs. Consider the magic captured.
Since releasing to the hobby just eight days ago, 2018 Prizm Football’s vaunted base Silver Prizm Rookie Cards — or “Silvers” as they’ve come to be known — are doing for Prizm Football exactly what they did for Prizm Basketball. Overall, Silver Prizms fall at a rate of just one per hobby box, which means the odds of hitting a Rookie Card are roughly one in three boxes. The results, as we’ve seen from recent realized eBay sales, are quite incredible.
Read more: The Official Blog of Panini America