The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for August 7, 2014
We've traveled to the far corners of the World Wide Web to track down the top sports card and memorabilia stories for today, August 7, 2014. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
From The Cardboard Connection:
- 2014 Topps Inception Football Rookie Autographs Gallery, Guide - 2014 Topps Inception Football Rookie Autographs bring the on-card ink of 40 first-year players. See the entire set, get details on possible short prints and more with this detailed guide.
- Site Contest: Win a Free 2014 Topps Allen & Ginter Hobby Box - Win a 2014 Topps Allen & Ginter Baseball Hobby Box from The Cardboard Connection!
- Big Prices Come in Small Packages for Jayson Werth Garden Gnome Giveaway
- The Jayson Werth garden gnome giveaway was not short on excitement and now the figures are producing big sales on eBay. View complete information for the baseball-themed garden gnome and the prices they are commanding.
- 2014 Funko Pop NFL Vinyl Figures - Pop! goes the NFL. Get complete details on the debut line of 2014 Funko Pop NFL vinyl figures. Nearly 30 top players and rookies are included in the first Pop! football set.
- 2014 Topps Inception Football - The complete checklist is now available.
- 2014 Topps Chrome Baseball Cards - Topps is adding jumbo boxes to the mix. We've updated our profile with the details.
- 2014 Topps Premier Gold Soccer - Topps has released more info on the set, including a tentative list of autograph and relic card subjects.
Sports Collectibles News From Around the Internet:
- Motorcycle Bikers vs. Trading Card Collectors: Who Wins in this ‘Packs to the People’ Social Experiment?, Upper Deck Blog
- Panini America Quality Control Gallery: 2014 Rookies & Stars Football, The Knight's Lance
- Acetate Appreciation: 2000 Stadium Club Chrome - Clear Shots , Condition Sensitive
- Everything You Always Wanted to Know About 1991 Studio, But Were Afraid to Ask, The Junior Junkie