The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2019 Rookies & Stars Football

Panini America kicked off Cyber Monday in proper fashion earlier today on iCollectPanini.com with the launch of the new 2019 Rookies & Stars Football. The product delivers tried-and-true Rookies & Stars staples with the likes of the Optichrome-fueled Crusade chase (including Prizm parallels) and Dress for Success RPAs. On average, each hobby box (10 cards per pack, six packs per…

Teaser Gallery: Panini America Breaks Boxes of the New 2019 Passing The Torch Football

The inaugural edition of Panini America's 2019 Passing the Torch Football launched exclusively on iCollectPanini.com earlier today equipped with the kind of content that turns one of the most successful insert sets in hobby history into a bona fide standalone product. On average, each hobby box of 2019 Passing the Torch Football (five cards per box) will deliver three autographs,…

Panini America Provides a Detailed First Look at the Upcoming 2019 Encased Football

Panini America officials recently sent out preliminary Product Information Solicitations for several exciting new products coming soon enough to a hobby shop or online retailer near you and, over the course of the next few days, we’re sharing that same information with you here on The Knight’s Lance, continuing with the late-February release of 2019 Encased Football. In the product preview that…

The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2019 Immaculate Football (100+ Sweet Pics)

A raucous new-release week for Panini America products continues in a huge way tomorrow with the launch of 2019 Immaculate Football on the heels of yesterday's arrivals of 2019 Flawless Collegiate Basketball and 2019-20 Certified Basketball. The popular Immaculate Football franchise, regardless of release year, really needs no introduction. The product has a well-earned reputation of annually delivering some of…

Panini America Provides a Detailed First Look at 2019 Contenders Football (Preview Gallery)

Panini America officials recently sent out preliminary Product Information Solicitations for several exciting new products coming soon enough to a hobby shop or online retailer near you and, over the course of the next few days, we’re sharing that same information with you here on The Knight’s Lance, continuing with 2019 Contenders Football, one of the most popular brands in sports collecting history.…

Panini America Offers a Release-Day Review of 2019 XR Football (Gallery)

There's a classic line from Will Ferrell's character in the otherwise forgettable 2007 ice skating comedy "Blades of Glory" that resonates when applied to the "XR" in Panini America's XR Football: "No one knows what it means, but it's provocative. It gets the people going." Indeed, it does. And while the name may be shrouded in mystery, the success of…

Exclusive Kabooms, Rookie Cards Highlight 2019 Absolute Football Retail Editions

Panini America's 2019 Absolute Football released in hobby shops and on group-break sites across North America yesterday boasting a bevy of upgrades that were well documented in our Quality Control Gallery post earlier this week. In the 24 hours or so since it went live, the product has generated quite a lot of buzz in hobby circles -- which is…

The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2019 Elements Football

It's safe to say that Panini America's Elements Football franchise made the most of the offseason by adding some exciting new elements to the checklist for 2019, not the least of which are trapped-memorabilia acetate rookie autographs and ink-color variances on the Metal Rookie Autographs. Both additions are sure to be well received by collectors when 2019 Elements Football arrives…