When I was a kid, I never really got a chance to see a 1972 Topps Roger Staubach rookie card let alone own one.
It just wasn't on my radar as a collector.
I was more into baseball cards and the few football cards that I did collect were those of my heroes like Joe Montana, Dan Marino and Jerry Rice.
As I've gotten older, though, my appreciation for vintage football cards has really soared.
And Staubach's rookie card is one that I hold in high esteem. He is nothing short of a football legend and knew how to win.
These days, his rookie card is extremely popular and has grown to be one of the most valuable football cards in the hobby.
And in this guide, I go over the key things you should know before you buy.