Unveiling 2023 Panini Contenders Football Cards

As the football season kicks off, Panini America is back with the highly anticipated 2023 Contenders Football trading cards. This year's release promises to be one of the most exciting yet, with new features and beloved classics that will delight collectors everywhere. 
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Panini America is back with fan favourite 2023 Contenders Football cards. This year's release promises to be one of the most exciting yet, with new features and beloved classics that will delight collectors everywhere. Your box will have 6 packs, with 8 cards per pack, and is expected to release on July 3rd.

2023 Contenders Football is celebrated for its blend of tradition and innovation, and the 2023 edition brings both in spades.

Here’s what collectors can look forward to!

Enhanced Rookie Ticket - Rookie Premier Signatures:
The Rookie Ticket RPS continues to be the cornerstone of the Contenders series, featuring on-card autographs from the top rookies. Collectors can expect exciting new variations including:

  • Rookie Ticket RPS Ticket Stub: Unique design mimicking the look of a ticket stub.
  • Rookie Ticket RPS Cracked Ice: A fan-favourite with its distinctive cracked ice design, adding rarity and value.

    These parallels are designed to be highly collectible and visually stunning.

    Expanded Autograph Roster:
    This year’s collection is not just about the rookies. Panini has expanded its autograph lineup to include signatures from:

    • NFL Ink Autographs: Featuring autographs from standout newcomers and current stars.
    • Bronze Legendary Contenders Autographs: Celebrating the greatest players in NFL history.

    These cards are designed to appeal to a wide range of collectors, from those chasing the nostalgia of the greats to fans of today’s biggest names.

    Spectacular Insert Lineup:
    Panini has introduced new and striking inserts for 2023, ensuring every box break offers excitement and variety:

    • Supernatural: The aesthetically gifted, with cards that stand out in any collection.
    • Crown Jewels: Highlighting the league’s elite with a regal touch.
    • Superstar Die-Cuts: Intricately designed die-cut cards featuring top NFL superstars.

       Packs and boxes:

       Each hobby box contains 6 packs, with 8 cards per pack. 

       Box Break Highlights:

      Featuring collector's favourites and new chase elements:

      • 5 autographs per box on average, including one on-card autograph
      • 10 inserts or parallels

      2023 Panini Contenders Football cards are shaping up to be a must-have for collectors. With a perfect blend of new features and timeless classics, this year's release promises to deliver thrill and value in every pack.

      Happy collecting!

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