Flashback Product of the Week: 1991 Wild Card Football


Wow!  Anyone remember these cards?  In 1991 Wild Card introduced their premier football card product.  Each box contained 36 packs with 15 cards per pack.  I think Wild Card was ahead of their time, because they had multi-tiered parallels of cards broken down into 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, and 1,000 Stripe inserts.  This all took place about two years before the first refractors were introduced to the hobby.  The key card from this set would be the Brett Favre RC.  The 1,000 Stripe version of the Favre rookie can sell for over $1,000.00.     

10 Responses

  1. I loved these! I could never find them though…

  2. i have at least 100 packs.

  3. I have a complete 1991 1000 stripe set.

  4. i have 7 cards of Favre 1000 stripe.

  5. I would like to see that to believe it

  6. Send me a pics of your 1000 stripe Favre cards to zordon316@aol.com

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