You could say that Emmitt Smith rookie cards have held up as well year after year as he did throughout his playing career.
Of the five mainstream rookie cards he has, some are definitely more valuable than others...
But, they all seem to be consistently desirable year after year.
If there is one thing I will always admire about Emmitt Smith's approach to the game, it's how consistent he was.
One of my favorite quotes of his was when he said, "It never ends. If you play the game to win one Super Bowl or two Super Bowls and then be satisfied, you are playing for the wrong reason. No matter how much you win, you want to win more."
A mindset like that is how you end up with eleven straight 1,000 yard rushing seasons and become the career rushing leader.
His storied career helps keep his rookie cards on collectors' radars and in this guide we go through all five of them.
Let's jump right in!