The long-awaited 2014 NFL collecting season is officially upon us, what with last week’s release of 2014 Score Football and today’s release of 2014 Hot Rookies Football — and that means hardcore football collectors are hot on the trail of this season’s most promising new Rookie Cards. In the coming weeks, that chase promises to intensify considerably with the addition of two of Panini America’s perennial early season favorites: 2014 Prestige Football arrives on July 9; 2014 Elite Football arrives two weeks later.
To put it simply, Elite Football is one of the most venerable and vaunted trading card brands in the entire category, equipped with a healthy host of calling-card inserts (Aspirations, Status, Passing the Torch, Legends of the Fall, Face 2 Face) and acetate autographs. We previewed much of the latter during our live coverage of the 2014 NFLPA Rookie Premiere. Today, we’re going to reveal a whole lot more.
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