When 12-year-old Virginian Curtis Case completed his Christmas list late last year, the sixth-grader at Scott Memorial Middle School in Wytheville, Va., made sure to scribble “a box of football cards” somewhere near the top. A few weeks later, that holiday wish came true in the form of an eight-pack blaster box of Panini America’s 2013 Rookies & Stars Football that his mom, Sherri, picked up at the Christiansburg, Va., Target store.
As it turned out, Curtis ended up with so much more than 80 new additions to a collection he’s been working on for the last four years. As luck would have it, he ultimately ended up with the dream trip of a lifetime to New York City and Super Bowl XLVIII.
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