Early Impressions of NFL Rookies

The card companies are preparing their 2008 football cards and fantasy owners are looking for bargains. Who has the goods to be a star this fall?


Draft position doesn’t always equate with success in the NFL. There have been plenty of big time flops among the top selections. It’s sometimes a painful lesson for collectors who invest in the opinions of the teams who are making the selections.

The card companies and selected writers get the chance to rub shoulders with the league’s rookies each year at a special event in Los Angeles.

After studying the stats and situations and chatting with a few of the draftees, Greg Ambrosius offers his thoughts on the season to come.

Is there a rookie card bargain in there somewhere?




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