Upper Deck's pathetic football release.

I acquired this 32-card value pack of 2013 Upper Deck Football from this MJ Holding Company Gems of the Game box.

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I have a 1:2,400 chance of pulling an autographed card from that product...


Star Rookie Cards

  • 52 - Philip Lutzenkirchen

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In 2014, Lutzenkirchen died in a one-car crash in Georgia, state. He was a passenger in the vehicle that overturned several times near LaGrange.

  • 58 - Kenny Stills

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Stills was selected by the the New Orleans Saints in the fifth round as the 144th overall pick. He received 1,572 yards with 8 touchdowns in first two seasons with that team. After that period, he was traded to the Miami Dolphins.

  • 61 - Emory Blake

  • 63 - Kwame Geathers

  • 65 - Knile Davis

  • 66 - Xavier Rhodes

  • 67 - Dion Jordan

  • 68 - Rex Burkhead

  • 70 - Terry Hawthorne

  • 77 - Chris Harper

  • 78 - Gerald Hodges

  • 83 - Erik Highsmith

  • 87 - Johnny Adams

  • 89 - Spencer Ware

  • 93 - Chris Thompson

  • 95 - T.J. Moe

  • 97 - Zach Boren

  • 98 - Ryan Swope

  • 99 - Dayne Crist

  • 100 - Jordan Reed

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Reed received his 1,000th yard in his third season (2015) with the Washington Redskins.

  • 107 - Andre Ellington

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Despite only starting a single game in his rookie 2013 season, Ellington received 652 yards with 3 touchdowns.

  • 108 - John Wetzel

  • 110 - Cobi Hamilton

  • 118 - Kiko Alonso

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Alonso inflicted 159 combined tackles in his rookie 2013 season with the Buffalo Bills.

  • 119 - EJ Manuel

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Manuel went from being the starting quarterback in his rookie season, to the number two quarterback in 2014, to the number three quarterback in 2015.

  • 121 - Matt McGloin

  • 123 - Conner Vernon

  • 139 - Michael Mauti

  • 140 - Damontre Moore

  • 148 - Bjoern Werner


Insert Cards

  • RG3-1 - Robert Griffin III (odds 2:1)

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Griffin III was born in Japan, because his parents were stationed there with the U.S. military.

  • RG3-4 - Robert Griffin III (odds 2:1)

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Griffin III was ranked the nation's number three dual-threat quarterback.


Those Griffin III inserts are cool, but those base cards are uninspiring.

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