The Short Report: Panini America Reveals SPs, SSPs in 2020 Contenders Football (Part 3)

Panini America’s ballyhooed 2020 Contenders Football arrived in hobby shops across North America three weeks ago to a ready-and-waiting collector base that has spent the last several days in a wrapper-ripping, Rookie Ticket-revealing frenzy. That’s certain to continue in the weeks ahead as the many Contenders completists work on building their sets, with one eye always on the set’s various variations and short prints.…

The Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2020 Donruss Optic Football (50+ Sweet Pics)

Panini America's Optichrome-infused version of the flagship football release -- 2020 Donruss Optic Football -- arrives in hobby shops across North America tomorrow steeped in the kind of shiny, polished aesthetics that have now become the stuff of legend in collecting circles. The consensus is clear: Optic anything just hits differently. As you'll see in the revealing Quality Control Gallery…

Panini Peek: Panini America Previews the Late-February Release of 2020 Contenders Optic Football

Panini America officials recently sent out preliminary Product Information Solicitations for several exciting new products coming soon to a hobby shop or online retailer near you. Today, we’re sharing that same information with you here on The Knight’s Lance, this time featuring the Prizm-powered Contenders Optic Football. In the extensive product preview that follows, we’ll showcase a bevy of preliminary images from…

NFLPA, Panini America Continue Unveiling 2020 NFLPA Rookie Premiere Class with the WRs

Continuing today and culminating later this week with a complete team image, members of the NFLPA Rookie Premiere class will be revealed on NFLPA and Panini America social media channels WASHINGTON, D.C. AND IRVING, Tex. (June 15, 2020) – For more than 25 years, the annual NFLPA Rookie Premiere, presented by Panini five straight years, has represented a rite of passage for…

Jordan Love, Justin Jefferson, Jonathan Taylor Headline Week 4 of Panini Blockchain Digital 2020 NFL Draft Night Signatures

The fourth week of Panini Blockchain’s new Digital 2020 NFL Draft Night Signatures launched this morning with six new digital cards — all 1/1s — featuring facsimile autographs from 2020 NFL rookies Jordan Love, Justin Jefferson, Jonathan Taylor, Devin Duvernay, Van Jefferson and Bryan Edwards. The six new cards — part of a 42-card set — launched earlier today in a Dutch Auction format. Card prices will drop…