2013 Panini Elite Football Rookie Inscriptions Short Prints Guide and Gallery

2013 Panini Elite Football Rookie Inscriptions Short Prints Guide and Gallery

It didn't take long for collectors to notice that the 2013 Panini Elite Football Rookie Inscriptions autographs came with different color signatures. Were they short prints? How many are there? Some speculated, but the official info wasn't public. Until now.

Shop for 2013 Panini Elite Football Rookie Inscriptions Autographs on eBay.

While many of the Rookie Inscriptions ink variations are short prints, the colors aren't consistent across the entire 39-card checklist. So just going by color isn't the route to go.

You can see the entire set of acetate cards that come with on-card signatures below. We've also list the short print (SP) and super short print (SSP) info for each versions as noted by Panini.

2013 Panini Elite Football Rookie Inscriptions have four basic autograph colors: blue, black, green and red. Here's a sample of four different ink variations:

All players except Jordan Reed also have Personal Edition variations that are limited to 25 copies each.

Below is a complete look at the 2013 Panini Elite Rookie Inscriptions with an image of every card in the set and the corresponding short print information. Click on the player's name to shop for specific singles on eBay.

2013 Panini Elite Football Rookie Inscriptions Autographs Guide

  • SP cards have a stated print run of 50 or less.
  • SSP cards have a stated print run of less than 50.
1 Geno Smith, New York Jets

2013 Panini Elite Rookie Inscriptions Geno Smith

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SP

3 Cordarrelle Patterson, Minnesota Vikings

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SP

5 Keenan Allen, San Diego Chargers

Black: SSP
Blue: not a short print
Green: SSP
Red: SP

7 DeAndre Hopkins, Houston Texans

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SP

9 Tyler Wilson, Oakland Raiders

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SSP
Red: SSP

11 Quinton Patton, San Francisco 49ers

Black: SSP
Blue: not a short print
Green: SSP
Red: SP

13 Giovani Bernard, Cincinnati Bengals

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: not a short print

15 Terrance Williams, Dallas Cowboys

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: not a short print
Red: SP

17 EJ Manuel, Buffalo Bills

Black: SSP
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SP

19 Johnathan Franklin, Green Bay Packers

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SSP
Red: SSP

21 Tyler Eifert, Cincinnati Bengals

Black: not a short print
Blue: SP
Green: SSP
Red: not a short print

23 Aaron Dobson, New England Patriots

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: not a short print
Red: not a short print

25 Landry Jones, Pittsburgh Steelers

Black: SP
Blue: not a short print
Green: not a short print
Red: SP

27 Andre Ellington, Arizona Cardinals

Black: SP
Blue: not a short print
Green: not a short print
Red: SP

29 Christine Michael, Seattle Seahawks

Black: SP
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SSP

31 Vance McDonald, San Francisco 49ers

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SSP
Red: SP

33 Jordan Reed, Washington Redskins

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: not a short print

35 Manti Te'o, San Diego Chargers

Black: SSP
Blue: not a short print
Green: SSP
Red: SSP

37 Marcus Lattimore, San Francisco 49ers

Black: SP
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SSP

39 Kenny Stills, New Orleans Saints

Black: SSP
Blue: not a short print
Green: not a short print
Red: SP

2 Matt Barkley, Philadelphia Eagles

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SP

4 Eddie Lacy, Green Bay Packers

Black: SP
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SP

6 Mike Glennon, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SSP
Red: SSP

8 Tavon Austin, St. Louis Rams

Black: not a short print
Blue: SP
Green: not a short print
Red: SSP

10 Robert Woods, Buffalo Bills

Black: not a short print
Blue: SSP
Green: not a short print
Red: SP

12 Ryan Nassib, New York Giants

Black: SP
Blue: SSP
Green: not a short print
Red: not a short print

14 Justin Hunter, Tennessee Titans

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SP

16 Markus Wheaton, Pittsburgh Steelers

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SP

18 Denard Robinson, Jacksonville Jaguars

Black: SP
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SP

20 Joseph Randle, Dallas Cowboys

Black: info not yet released
Blue: info not yet released
Green: info not yet released
Red: info not yet released

22 Zach Ertz, Philadelphia Eagles

Black: SP
Blue: not a short print
Green: not a short print
Red: not a short print

24 Knile Davis, Kansas City Chiefs

Black: SP
Blue: not a short print
Green: SSP
Red: SSP

26 Montee Ball, Denver Broncos

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: not a short print
Red: SSP

28 Le'Veon Bell, Pittsburgh Steelers

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: not a short print

30 Stedman Bailey, St. Louis Rams

Black: not a short print
Blue: SP
Green: not a short print
Red: not a short print

32 Mike Gillislee, Miami Dolphins

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SSP
Red: SP

34 Stepfan Taylor, Arizona Cardinals

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SP

36 Marquise Goodwin, Buffalo Bills

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SP
Red: SP

38 Gavin Escobar, Dallas Cowboys

Black: not a short print
Blue: not a short print
Green: SSP
Red: SSP

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User Comments

  1. When news first broke Panini had the Robert Woods red as the SSP has it changed?

  2. Wade » Panini’s post says the red is an SP and the blue is the SSP as noted in this post.

  3. According to what I can see at Panini, Cordarrelle Patterson Red and Green are SP, not Blue. Can you confirm?

    http://paniniamerica.wordpress.com/2013/07/19/panini-america-sheds-light-on-inscriptions-autograph-sps-in-2013-elite-football/

  4. David » That appear correct.

  5. They just had various colours of sharpies on the table, contact me for a picture of the signing at the Rose Bowl.

  6. From what I have read and information given to me by other collectors, Panini “Inscriptions” are a very difficult card to pull. A few weeks ago I pulled a Tyler Eifert red auto Inscriptions. I was extremely shocked when I pulled the same card of Eifert with a black auto. As a collector, I know how hard it is to get a big hit. But to be able to pull the same card with a different ink variation was a exciting and interesting occurrence!

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