Exclusive Video: Quality Controlling 2010 Panini Plates & Patches Football

With the long-awaited launch date of 2010 Panini Plates & Patches Football just six days away, final preparations are being made to the inaugural edition of a product that's still being printed, cut, collated, boxed, wrapped and readied to ship as of this post. The quality-control checks, it should be noted, were completed earlier this week over a span of two days. We showed you most…

The Drool Gallery: 2010 Panini Plates & Patches Football (Part 2 of 2)

Yesterday we provided enough sweet eye candy from next week's release of 2010 Panini Plates & Patches Football to keep the Tooth Fairy busy well into next season. Here's hoping you brushed and flossed last night, because, as promised, what follows is the cavity-causing conclusion to our two-part Plates & Patches gallery. (more…)

The Drool Gallery: 2010 Panini Plates & Patches Football (Part 1 of 2)

Judging by the buzz reverberating about the collecting community these days, I'm not the only one harboring high hopes for 2010 Panini Plates & Patches Football, the brand new high-end hit parade due out everywhere next week. To be sure, there are reasons aplenty to believe this product will be a monster. The poignant, head-turning new product will strive to deliver significant value in…

A Belated Panini Peek: 2010 Plates & Patches Football

It occurred to me earlier this week after receiving a question regarding preview information for 2010 Panini Plates & Patches Football that The Knight's Lance launched in late October just days after we sent that information to the masses. In other words, the official Panini Peek preview of Plates & Patches never ran on your favorite trading card manufacturer blog.…