2018 Donruss Elite Football
- 5 Cards Per Pack
- 20 Packs Per Box
- 12 Boxes Per Case
– 2 Autographs
– 1 Memorabilia
– 3 Rookies
– 6 Parallels
– 8 Inserts
Release Date: June 27, 2018
Elite is back with a new crop of NFL rookies in their pro uniforms and a full range of inserts, hits, and parallels. This product retains the history of NFL brand while delivering the new class of rookies. This release is practically the same as the previous year’s release.
The Hobby Boxes will include three rookie cards, six parallels, and eight insert cards. Every pack will include one hit, insert, rookie or parallel. The base set will include 100 veterans and 100 rookies. Rookies will be limited to no more than 699 copies. These will have Aspirations (#’d/99), Status (#’d/99), Aspirations Die-Cut (#’d/24), Status Die-Cut (#’d/24), Orange (#’d/25), Blue (#’d/10), and Black (1/1) versions.
2018 Donruss Elite Football inserts will include Rookie Elitist (with Gold #’d/25 and 1/1 Black parallels), Dual Threats, Elite Deck, Captain Clutch and Hard Hats.
Returning this year will be Pen Pals with single and dual-autograph cards. Pen Pals on-card rookie autographs will have Black, Blue, Green and Red Ink variations. Rookie signatures will also include Turn of the Century Autographs which is limited to 199 copies or less.
There will also be another sought-after autograph, Passing the Torch Autographs which will feature two players from the same franchise. Other inclusions will be Team Lineage (#’d/15 or less), Elite Signatures (#’d/99 or less) and Impact Impressions (#’d/99). On the memorabilia side, there will be Throwback Threads that features a vintage design.
Chase down new NFL rookies in their pro-uniforms which parallel from the Rookies (#’d/699 or less), Rookies Aspirations (#’d/99), Rookies Status (#’d/99), Rookies Aspirations Die-Cut (#’d/24), Rookies Status Die-Cut (#’d/24), Rookies Orange (#’d/25), Rookies Blue (#’d/10), and Rookies Black (1/1) versions.