Fan Favorites Coming to the Gridiron
Topps is pleased to announce it is bringing its ever-popular Fan Favorites
line to Football.
From the Steel Curtain, Purple People Eaters and Big Blue Wrecking Crew to
the Silver and Black Attack, America's Team and The Hogs, Topps Fan
Favorites Football will feature the most beloved player combinations that
the game has ever seen.
The 85 base card set will feature retired football greats on classic Topps
designs and all 85 true fan favorites are signing autographs for the all-new
product (2 AUTOGRAPHS PER BOX). The base set will feature both Chrome (#'d
to 499) and Chrome Refractor (#'d to 99) parallels.
The Autographs will also have its own parallel - Team Combo Nicknames. All 85
players will sign an additional 10 cards each with their Combo Nickname such
as Joe Greene signing "the Steel Curtain" under his signature.
Other unique Autograph programs include Co-Signers featuring classic winning
combos like Joe Namath / Don Maynard, Roger Staubach / Tony Dorsett and Dan
Fouts / Kellen Winslow. There will be 6 cards in all limited to just 50
copies each. And 9 players such as Y.A. Title, Ken Stabler and Joe Namath
will sign 20 of their original Topps cards.
Each box will also include a sequentially numbered over-sized Team Combo
card. In all, there will be 10 cards.
Topps Fan Favorites, which ships the week of February 28th, carries a $5.00
SRP for each 6-card pack with each box guaranteeing 2 AUTOGRAPHS.
Source: The Topps Company, Inc.
Date: December 14, 2004
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