Until the movie commercials started hitting the networks, only die-hard Eagles fans and 1977 Topps football collectors knew Vince Papale had a card. Now, it’s selling for more than some Hall of Famers.
Vince Papale, the subject of a new Disney movie, didn’t have a long NFL career. Just getting to the NFL, though, was an amazing story…big enough for the silver screen.
Now, those who follow such things report that Papale’s 1977 Topps rookie card is actually selling for decent coin.