Eric Dickerson Cards, Rookie Card and Autographed Memorabilia Guide

Eric Dickerson

Date of Birth: 9/2/1960
Rookie Card Year: 1984
Investment Rating: 7.0


Overview

Eric Dickerson was one of the most dynamic and entertaining running backs of his era. As a result, Eric Dickerson cards and autographed memorabilia are highly desired by collectors. During his career, which spanned from 1983 to 1993, Dickerson played for four different teams. He is best remembered as being a member of the Los Angeles Rams. He was named an All-Pro, six-times and was the league's rushing champion four-times.

Eric Dickerson shares the rookie card spotlight with several illustrious players in the 1984 Topps Football set. They include fellow Hall of Famers John Elway, Dan Marino and Howie Long. While not technically a card, collectors also gravitate to Dickerson's 1984 7-11 Disc.

His first certified autograph cards, like many players from his era, hails from 1991 Pro Line Portraits. Other early Dickerson autograph cards that are popular with collectors are those from 1997 Upper Deck Legends and 1999 Topps. The Topps card is part of the Hall of Fame Autographs insert set. Its release coincided with his enshrinement into the Professional Football Hall of Fame.

Dickerson's first game-used memorabilia cards were produced in 2000 by multiple manufacturers. A handful of these cards also include autograph versions. The most popular of these come from Donruss Elite and Leaf Certified.

Eric Dickerson was often an elusive and evasive person during his career. His charitable contributions and volunteer efforts are, however, well known. In-person signing experiences were a bit of a hit or miss during his playing days and that trend continues today. He does, occasionally, appear at formal signing events. Because of his numerous rushing titles, there will always be a demand for his signed memorabilia items.

Eric Dickerson Rookie Card

1984 Topps Eric Dickerson RC #280

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The Eric Dickerson rookie card is popular, but one has to wonder if it would have been bigger if it didn't have to share the spotlight with so many other big names. 1984 Topps Football is loaded with Hall of Fame rookie cards. In addition to Dickerson, he short list includes Dan Marino, John Elway, Howie Long and Roger Craig.

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1984 TOPPS #1 ERIC DICKERSON RC RAMS HOF PSA 10 F1798812-519
$56.99
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1987 Topps UK Amer Football Unopened Cello Pack Eric Dickerson LA Rams back
$9.99
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ERIC DICKERSON 1984 Topps VINTAGE RC Football RAMS ROOKIE CARD Los Angeles HOFer
$10.00
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1987 ACE FACT PACK ENGLAND UK RAMS SET ERIC DICKERSON
$49.99
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2000 Quantum Leaf #AMT-ED Eric Dickerson "All Millennium Team" SP SN 0187 1000
$10.00
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2008 Playoff National Treasures Eric Dickerson Jersey 22 25
$49.99
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2006 Playoff Absolute Memorabilia Eric Dickerson Jersey 140 150
$9.99
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2008 Donruss Classics Eric Dickerson 2 Color Jersey 17 25 SMU Old School Colors
$29.99
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2008 Donruss Sports Legends Eric Dickerson Jersey 12 25 Chrome
$29.99
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2008 Eric Dickerson Donruss Fabric of the Game Jersey 37 99
$14.99
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2007 Eric Dickerson Topps Triple Threads triple jersey 31 36
$19.99
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2009 Upper Deck Icons Eric Dickerson Jersey 21 150 Immortal Letterman
$29.99
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ERIC DICKERSON BOX BOTTOM CARD #D 1985 TOPPS FOOTBALL
$19.50
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2007 Donruss Threads Generations Materials G-9 Eric Dickerson and Joseph Addai
$5.99
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1984 Topps #280 Eric Dickerson RC EXMT+ E526218
$6.38
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2011 CERTIFIED ERIC DICKERSON DARREN MCFADDEN DUAL JERSEY 063 150 FABRIC OF GAME
$6.00
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Autograph Guide

Eric Dickerson Autographed Memorabilia Buying Guide

Below you will find an example of what Eric Dickerson's authentic signature looks like. This can be used as a first point of reference for determining the legitimacy of autograph memorabilia, but is not a substitute for having your items authenticated by a well-respected professional autograph authentication companySome of the trusted sources within the sports memorabilia market include the following companies: PSA, JSA, Tristar, and Mounted Memories. Click on any of the images below to view full size photos.

Eric Dickerson Cut Signature Exemplar:

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Eric Dickerson Key Signature Attributes: An authentic Eric Dickerson will exhibit several distinguishing characteristics. His signature has been very consistent through the years, so regardless of the item being signed or the time period in which it was signed, look for the following signature features:

Eric Dickerson Signature Characteristics

  1. The signature is distinct and several letters are legible.
  2. The 'E" resembles an upside down question mark.
  3. The "remaining letters of the first name are not legible but appear to be used to join the "E" to the "D."
  4. The "i" is small and dotted.
  5. The "c" is visible but is implied by a connecting pen stroke more than it is by the formation of the letter.
  6. The "K" is pronounced and the bottom intersecting line is used to complete the signature and imply the remaining letters.

Eric Dickerson Signed Football Pricing:

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Eric Dickerson Signed Jersey Pricing:

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Eric Dickerson Signed Helmet Pricing:

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Eric Dickerson Signed Photograph Pricing:

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ERIC DICKERSON SMU SIGNED AUTOGRAPHED 8X10 PHOTO JSA SOA AUTHENTIC
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Eric Dickerson Signed Autographed White Jersey HOF 99 JSA
$52.00
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Eric Dickerson Signed Autographed Los Angeles Rams 16x20 JSA
$31.75
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ERIC DICKERSON ST LOUIS RAMS SIGNED AUTOGRAPHED 11X14 WOOD FRAMING PSA DNA COA
$79.99
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Eric Dickerson 16x20! Signed w inscription HOF 99. James Spence, JSA. Classic!!
$143.99
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1984 TOPPS Eric Dickerson ROOKIE AUTO PSA DNA Certified #83362090 Signed ROY!!!
$20.50
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Eric Dickerson Signed Autographed White Jersey HOF 99 JSA
$31.00
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Eric Dickerson Signed Autographed Los Angeles Rame FS Helmet HOF 99 JSA
$81.00
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Eric Dickerson signed autographed 1997 UD Legends PSA DNA
$31.00
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ERIC DICKERSON JSA CERTED SIGNED 8X10 PHOTO AUTHENTIC AUTOGRAPH
$42.00
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ERIC DICKERSON RAMS "HOF 99" SIGNED AUTOGRAPH AUTO 16x20 PHOTO PSA DNA 4A26816
$62.47
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ERIC DICKERSON RAMS "HOF 99" SIGNED AUTOGRAPH AUTO 16x20 PHOTO PSA DNA 4A26815
$62.47
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1984 Topps ERIC DICKERSON RC Rookie Autograph Signed ROY 1983 PSA DNA BEAUTIFUL
$59.00
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Eric Dickerson #29 signed Indianapolis Colts NFL Black & White 8x10 Photo JSA
$29.95
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Eric Dickerson Signed Autographed 16x20 Photo Los Angeles Rams GAI
$79.99
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ERIC DICKERSON SIGNED OFFICIAL NFL FOOTBALL AUTHENTIC AUTOGRAPH JSA #I92719
$99.99
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