-1 Buyback Card or Redemption
-1 Base Card
Release Date: December 28, 2018
Leaf is back with its popular buyback release celebrating everything amazing about football cards. Arriving with one pack per box, 2018 Leaf Best of Football includes the hottest rookies, vintage stars, popular autographs, and game used cards.
The buybacks for 2018 includes trading cards, a limited amount of sealed box, vintage pack, and memorabilia redemptions.
-10 Rates Rookies
Release Date: December 19, 2018
Donruss Optic Football is back with a chromium finish and is packed with plenty of ink and parallels. Hobby box will include 10 Rookie Cards, 10 Rated Rookie RCs, 10 parallels and four inserts with a colorful rainbow of parallels and inserts.
The base set includes 100 veterans and will have Holo, Aqua (#’d/299), Orange (#’d/199), Blue (#’d/149), Red (#’d/99), Purple (#’d/50), Black Velocity (#’d/25), Gold (#’d/10), Green (#’d/5) and 1/1 Gold Vinyl parallels.
The 50 Rated Rookies will have the same rainbow of parallels, as well as Rated Rookie Autos which will be limited to 150 copies or less and features hottest rookies such as Baker Mayfield, Saquon Barkley, Sam Darnold, and more!
New this year will be 1998 & 1988 Tribute Autographs (#’d/25 or less) which showcases a vintage look with 1-of-1 Gold Vinyl versions.
Fans of the Game features celebrities and popular names such as Chris Evans and Chloe Kim. The base will be limited to 25 copies or less with 1-of-1 Gold Vinyl version.
Rookie Triple Autographs showcases three promising rookie autographs in one single card. This includes names like Sam Darnold, Saquon Barkley, and more!
On the inserts side, there will be Downtown cards which can be found one per case. This features artworks highlighting the team & city of NFL veterans and rookies like Saquon Barkley, Antonio Brown, and Ezekiel Elliott to name a few.
There also will be Rookie Elite Series Autographs (#’d/25 or less) with 1-of-1 Gold Vinyl version. This features some of the most anticipated new faces with their autograph cards.
-1 On-card Autograph
Release Date: February 6, 2018
Panini’s brand new product takes a simple approach, a one-card pack and collectors will get one on-card autograph per box. All autographs will be on-card highlighting the Top 2018 NFL Rookies, present stars, and outstanding retired legends.
Rookie Patch Autographs features custom embossed card stock, on-card autograph, and oversized patches. This will be limited to no more than 199 copies with Blue (#’d/99), Bronze (#’d/49), Red (#’d/25), Gold (#’d/10), Platinum (#’d/5) and 1/1 Black versions.
Rookie Dual Patch cards and Premium Rookie Patches will have the same rainbow of parallels with Rookie Patch Autos.
There will be Rookie Autographs and Quad Patch Autos, too. Both are limited to 199 copies and will have the same rainbow of parallels including Blue (#’d/99), Bronze (#’d/49), Red (#’d/25), Gold (#’d/10), Platinum (#’d/5) and 1/1 Black versions.
There also will be Patch Autograph Variation featuring a classic dark design on acetate with Bronze (#’d/49), Red (#’d/25), Gold (#’d/10), Platinum (#’d/5) and 1/1 Black versions. Dual Patch Autograph will have the same rainbow of parallels.
Shadowbox autographs set features top players like Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Randy Moss and Emmitt Smith among them.
-1 Autograph or Memorabilia
Release Date: November 21, 2018
2018 Panini Playoff Football is back and continues to provide collectors with diverse content featuring star veterans, hot rookies and all-time greats. Every box delivers two autographs, two memorabilia cards, 12 RCs, 20 inserts, and four parallels.
The base set consists of 300 cards, 200 of which are Veterans and 100 are Rookie Cards. Parallels include First Down (#’d/99), Third Down (#’d/25), Fourth Down (#’d/10) and Touchdown (1/1).
Hall of Fame Autographs showcases most notable players, while the Rookie Autographs and Rookie Autographs Variations features an array of the newest NFL players.
The Contenders Rookie Ticket Autographs Preview and Optic Rated Rookie Autographs showcase a preview of later releases with all of them limited to no more than 24 copies or less.
Hits include Game Day Signatures which features a checklist of veteran stars with Fourth Down (#’d/10) and 1/1 Touchdown versions.
Touchdown Tandems Autographs features a combination of best players of past and present.
On the memorabilia side, there are Game Day Memorabilia cards with prime (#’d/50) variations as well as Accolades cards for award-winners. This also has prime versions.
-4 Autographs or Memorabilia Cards
-1 Booklet Card
Release Date: December 12, 2018
After a brief hiatus, Playbook Football returns with some changes to the all-hit format. 2018 Panini Playbook Football comes with four cards, one of which is guaranteed booklet card.
Playbook features on-card Auto Memorabilia Booklet cards for the first time since 2012. Three of every four boxes delivers on-card Rookie Playbook Jersey Autograph limited to 25 copies or less which includes a large swatch for 2018 draftees. Parallels include Gold (#’d/99 or less), Platinum (#’d/49 or less), Green (#’d/25 or less), Red (#’d/10), Glove (#’d/5), NFL Shield (1/1), Laundry Tag (1/1), and Printing Plate (1/1).
Playbook Material Autograph Booklets (#’d/49) feature a star-studded lineup including NFL superstars & greats such as Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Russell Wilson, Rob Gronkowski, Brian Dawkins, Peyton Manning, and Ray Lewis. This also has Green (#’d/25), Red (#’d/10) and 1/1 Shield, Swoosh and printing plate versions.
The new Vault Tri-Fold Jersey Autographs showcases a power-packed tri-fold card, printed on acetate. This includes eight swatches and an autograph limited to no more than 25 copies with Gold (#’d/10 ) and Premium (1/1) parallels.
The Front 4 Signatures Booklets features a combination of jerseys, autographs and some of the game’s strongest four-player combos. Parallels include Prime #’d/10, Tag #’d 1/1.
Rookie JUMBO Memorabilia Booklets features the top 40 rookies on an over-sized jersey booklet with full team logo parallels limited to no more than 49 copies with Prime #’d/25, Red #’d/10.
Rookie Signatures highlights newest NFL talents Platinum (#’d/49), Green (#’d/25), Gold (#’d/10), Black (#’d/5), Red (1/1) and printing plates. Also in the mix is Hail Mary Signatures (#’d/199) with Prime (#’d/25) and 1/1 premium versions.
Game of Inches features stunning photography, printed on acetate limited to no more than 25 copies with Gold ((#’d/10) and 1/1 premium versions.
Nexus Tri-Fold Jumbo Jerseys #’d/25 features a group of three players from a team with Gold (#’d/10) and 1/1 premium versions.
Other inclusions are Armory, Split 6 Signatures, Coaches Quotes & More.