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Topps Will Bring Football Brands to Digital Deal

They won’t be making physical cards but Topps designers will be utilizing familiar brands for the Huddle app with a new NFL and NFLPA contract now in place.

NFLPA, Panini Create Football Index

Panini America isn’t ignoring the monetary element of its football cards, teaming with the NFLPA for a quarterly “index” of hot players.

Editor’s Blog: Time to Cut the Auto-Relic Cord?

With crummy autographs in pricey products, it might be time for sports card makers to break the cycle and focus on more lower cost, less hit-oriented sets.

NFL, Panini Make Exclusive Football Card Deal Official

After winning the NFLPA license last year, Panini now has a full NFL exclusive starting in April, leaving Topps with only a digital card license.

Topps Talks Redemption Cards, Customer Service, NFL, NBA

An open question and answer session had company officials discussing everything from league licenses to the best time to reach its customer service staff.

Upper Deck Lands CFL Trading Card Deal

Upper Deck, the Canadian Football League and its players association have agreed on a multi-year trading card deal and it won’t be long until the first set hits store shelves.

Panini, NBA Renew Trading Card Deal

Panini will keep its NBA license for four more years with a push planned to put more cards in China.