Panini America is on the verge of adding some high-end heat to its college repertoire -- and it's calling on the fabled Immaculate brand to do it. Set to release in early December, 2015 Immaculate College Multi-Sport will pay tribute to the greatest college baseball, basketball and football players of today and yesterday with a compelling, content-rich program that delivers five autograph or memorabilia cards in every seven-card box.
Panini America is on the verge of adding some high-end heat to its college repertoire — and it’s calling on the fabled Immaculate brand to do it. Set to release in early December, 2015 Immaculate College Multi-Sport will pay tribute to the greatest college baseball, basketball and football players of today and yesterday with a compelling, content-rich program that delivers five autograph or memorabilia cards in every seven-card box.
Many of the pioneering attributes that have permeated previous Immaculate releases — such as Sneak Peek shoe cards, player-worn hat cards, Team Helmets helmet-decal cards and more — will make their college debut in a product that most certainly will graduate to the marketplace with honors.
The highlights of 2015 Immaculate College Multi-Sport are many and include . . .
- Immaculate Signature Patches autographed memorabilia cards from Hall of Famers such as John Elway, Barry Sanders, Dan Marino, Marcus Allen, Eric Dickerson and Rod Woodson. Gold and Platinum versions are numbered to 25 or less.
- Immaculate Authentics features some of the all-time past and present greats in their college uniforms. Find player-worn jerseys from Troy Aikman, Troy Polamalu, Rob Gronkowski, Elroy “Crazy Legs” Hirsch and Ernie Davis, all numbered to just five.
- Immaculate Authentics includes the first-ever game-worn basketball card of baseball legend Tony Gwynn.
- Immaculate Chin Straps Signatures featuring autographed chin straps from the the top 2015 NFL Rookies. Look for signed chin straps from Jameis Winston, Amari Cooper, Melvin Gordon, Leonard Williams, Brett Hundley and more.
- Immaculate Sneak Peek event-worn shoe cards from top 2015 NBA Draft picks including D’Angelo Russell, Kristaps Porzingis, Trey Lyles, Justise Winslow and more.
- Immaculate Quads includes four former college superstars from the same team, including Alabama’s T.J. Yeldon/Mikey White/Amari Cooper/Casey Hughston, Miami’s Duke Johnson/Phillp Dorsett/Andrew Suarez/David Thompson and more. Look for Quads Tags versions numbered to only one.
- Immaculate Ink features on-card autographs from some of the greatest college names of all time, including Roger Clemens, Earl Campbell, Fran Tarkenton, Joe Namath, Dan Marino, Emmitt Smith, Gale Sayers, Bill Walton, Kevin Durant, Shaquille O’Neal, Jerry West, Hakeem Olajuwon, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Barry Bonds, Will Clark, Barry Larkin, Reggie Jackson and Mark McGwire. Platinum versions are numbered to only one.
- Event-worn caps highlight the RPS Player Caps insert that boasts a checklist featuring top young talent such as Karl-Anthony Towns, Frank Kaminsky, Bryce Petty, T.J. Yeldon, Matt Jones, Dansby Swanson and Andrew Benintendi. Look for Button, Brand and Team Logo parallels numbered to 10 or less.
- The Immaculate Marks memorabilia insert includes over-sized jersey swatches from college legends in basketball, football and baseball. The checklist includes Kevin Love, Russell Westbrook, Doug Flutie, DeSean Jackson, Norm Van Brocklin, Eric Dickerson, Darren McFadden, AJ McCarron and Buster Posey — all numbered to just five.
- The Rookie Autographs insert features on-card autographs from top 2015 NFL, NBA and baseball draft picks, including Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota, Amari Cooper, Todd Gurley, Willie Cauley-Stein, Jahlil Okafor, D’Angelo Russell and Frank Kaminsky. Look for Gold and Platinum versions numbered to 25 and 1, respectively.
We’ll have plenty more on 2015 Immaculate College Multi-Sport in the coming weeks right here on The Knight’s Lance. But until then, enjoy this first extended sneak peek, which includes some of the first on-card autographs that have been returned for the product.
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