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1966 Philadelphia Football Set Showcased NFL In Transition

As a new era loomed, the 1966 Philadelphia Football set brought us a couple of ‘monster’ rookie cards and some featuring the first Super Bowl champs.

Unitas Items Hot in Super Bowl 50 Auction

Johnny U’s 1964 NFL MVP trophy and some on field gear were the hot tickets in the auction at Moscone Center while some modern era jerseys also drew big bids.

Super Bowl 50 Auction to Include Over 750 Items

Game-used items and awards from several prominent players join the Gale Sayers and Tony Dorsett collections at the Super Bowl 50 Auction.

Gale Sayers Collection to Highlight Super Bowl 50 Auction

Football great Gale Sayers was on hand as Hunt Auctions revealed items from his collection that will help anchor the Super Bowl 50 auction.

Photo of the Day: Gale Sayers Rookie Card Image

Look familiar? A rare copy of the photo used for Gale Sayers’ 1966 Philadelphia Gum rookie card has been uncovered and is up for bid.

Despite Error, 1969 Topps Brian Piccolo Card is Special

His friendship with Gale Sayers was the focus of a TV movie and the 1969 Topps Brian Piccolo is a reminder that life can often be brutally unfair.

2012 Goodwin Champions Review

They’ve been out since late summer but Upper Deck’s 2012 Goodwin Champions product continues to enjoy some shelf life.

2011 Topps Gridiron Legends Preview

Topps will crank out yet another new mid-range football product in October.

Iconic Steel Curtain Banner Brings $57,500

A Pittsburgh Steelers fan REALLY wanted a hand-painted linen banner that symbolized the team’s defensive juggernaut of the 70s.

Super Bowl Auction Kicks Off

A Cowboys Super Bowl ring, game-used jerseys and footballs and hundreds of other pieces of football memorabilia are on the auction block, culminating with the live event just before Super Bowl XLV.

Retired Chicago Sports Stars Sign for Causes

Fergie Jenkins and Lee Smith grabbed pens and signed autographs in hopes of helping remember Ron Santo…while a Bears’ great has his own cause.