Jerry Rice Rookie Cards: The Ultimate Collector’s Guide

 1986 Topps #161 Jerry Rice Rookie CardOwning a Jerry Rice rookie card has always been a goal of mine for one simple reason:

he was the greatest wide receiver of all-time. Maybe even the greatest overall player of all-time.

Rice was one of my childhood idols.

I loved watching him play. He was electric and clearly dominant at his position.

He still holds the NFL record for most receiving yards, most receiving touchdowns, and most receptions. Among many other records…

His performances skyrocketed his popularity and so his rookie card remains one of the most popular football cards in the hobby.

Rice’s rookie is not only one of the most valuable football cards but it is one of the keys to the 1986 Topps set.

That said, here is a comprehensive guide that covers the key things you should know before you buy.

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1969 Topps Reggie Jackson Rookie Card: The Ultimate Collector’s Guide

1969 Topps #260 Reggie Jackson Rookie CardThe 1969 Topps Reggie Jackson rookie card is one of the all-time great vintage cards of the 1960’s.

The way that Topps displayed the young Jackson with the bright blue sky in the background gives this card unforgettable eye appeal…

Jackson looks so calm you’d have no idea that he’d go down as one of the game’s most feared power hitters of all-time.

And since his rookie card is the last great rookie card of the 1960’s, it’s always been a personal favorite of mine.

In this guide we’ll discuss everything you need to know about collecting Reggie Jackson rookie cards.

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Ted Williams Baseball Cards: The Ultimate Collector’s Guide

Ted Williams swinging the baseball batTed Williams baseball cards are some of the most unique in the hobby, in my opinion.

The timing of his career allowed for something special that you don’t see with most Hall of Famers:

He would appear on some of the most iconic pre-War and post-War issues.

But at the same time, he’d be left out of key sets, too.

Like the 1952 Topps set, for example…it’s probably the most glaring omission of Ted Williams.

We’ll get into the details behind many of the ins and outs of Ted Williams cards in this guide.

So let’s jump right in and take a look at some of the most important Ted Williams cards you can collect.

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Wayne Gretzky Hockey Cards: 21 Of His All-Time Best

 Wayne Gretzky playing hockey for the Edmonton Oilers

Wayne Gretzky hockey cards are easily some of the most expensive and most sought after in the entire hobby.

“The Great One”, “ Number 99” or simply “Gretzky”.

No matter what you know him as, you know him.

Hockey’s biggest name comes with a whole lot of story, one that started in the humble town of Brantford, Ontario.

What began as backyard fun would turn into some of the best hockey playing this world has ever seen.

After an amazing career, his status as the all-time greatest hockey player is firmly cemented in history.

And hockey card collectors go crazy for his cards.

In this guide I go over twenty-one of his most desirable and sought after cards that any collector should consider.

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