Panini America Offers Detailed First Look at 2018 Plates & Patches Football (Gallery)

December 03, 2018

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Full disclosure: We’re behind here at The Knight’s Lance in previewing the newest products that have been solicited by the Panini America sales team in the last week or so. But we’ve got a plan to catch up in short order. By our count, we’ve yet to post preliminary product information on the last eight product solicitations that have gone out. So in order to rectify the situation, we’re going to streamline things here today by highlighting key product information and including the PIS document for each of the products, one post at a time.

So buckle your seatbelt and get ready as we spend the next few hours (or days) here on The Knight’s Lance previewing 2018 Limited Football2018-19 Crown Royale Basketball2018 One Football2018-19 Donruss Optic Basketball2019 Donruss NASCAR Racing2018 Plates & Patches Football2018-19 Impeccable Basketball and 2018 Encased Football. We’ve made our way through the first five already. Now, it’s time to showcase 2018 Plates & Patches Football.

Release Date: February 6, 2019
Product Configuration: Five cards per box, 12 boxes per case.
BREAK: One autograph, one memorabilia card, one Printing Plate, one parallel numbered to 50 or less and one base card per hobby box, on average.

  • Plates & Patches returns for the 2018 NFL season with a one-pack box that delivers captivating photography and premium autograph and memorabilia content.
  • Plates & Patches features six unique on-card autograph inserts; look for the debut of the photo-driven Leaps and Bounds that features players diving all over the field.
  • Discover Rookie Patch Autographs of some of the top newcomers from the 2018 NFL season.
  • Find super-sized patch content throughout Plates & Patches, including the stunning Full Coverage insert.
  • Be on the hunt for ultra-rare autographed Printing Plates.


All information is accurate at the time of posting – content is subject to change and approval. Card images are solely for the purpose of design display. Actual images used on cards to be determined.