Leaf Releases 2014 Draft Metal Football; Autograph Cards Include Manziel, Clowney, Bortles and More!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Newest release features Leaf’s Metal technology, on-card autographs and a checklist packed with future NFL talent

 Carrollton, TX (Feb. 26, 2014) – When it comes to show-stopping products, few football card sets will be able to hold a candle next to Leaf’s latest delivery: 2014 Leaf Draft Metal Football! Leaf has pulled out all the stops this week to bring collectors a sought-after set packed with on-card autographs and the hobby’s only complete checklist of top skill position players, many of whom are projected to be first-round picks in the 2014 NFL Draft in May.

Clowney - State Pride PrideUtilizing Leaf’s exciting Metal technology with the cream of the crop from the headline-grabbing 2013 college football season, Leaf’s Draft Metal Football boasts a collection of base autograph cards that includes likely top picks Blake Bortles (UCF), Johnny Manziel (Texas A&M), Jadeveon Clowney (So. Car.), Sammy Watkins (Clemson), Teddy Bridgewater (Louisville), Eric Ebron (NC), Marqise Lee (USC), Mike Evans (Tex. A&M), Jace Amaro (Tex. Tech), Austin-Seferian Jenkins (Wash.) and Kelvin Benjamin (Flor. St.). Even Alabama’s AJ McCarron, Ha’Sean Clinton- Dix and Cyrus Kouandjio, along with linemen like Taylor Lewan (Mich.), Jake Matthews (Tex. A&M) and defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan of Florida State are all part of the mix.

Manziel - Award Winners

“This product is stacked from head to toe with talented first-round picks and on-card autographs,” said Leaf President Brian Gray. “This is definitely one of our most loaded products ever.”

In addition to the base autographs, the set contains several other autographed insert collections each one with Prismatic parallels at multiple levels as limited as 1/1! First, Leaf has unveiled its “State Pride” assortment that features state flags of the college homes of up-and-comers including Manziel, Bridgewater, Clowney, Watkins, Ebron and Oregon QB De’Anthony Thomas. Next, the “Award Winners” lineup features some of college football’s most decorated players including Manziel and Clowney.

Bortles - Super PrismaticRounding out the other autographed insert collections is the “U.S. Army All-American Bowl” set, which features 17 of the top high school football prospects who all participated in the 2014 U.S. Army All-American Bowl game in January, and a special 60-card “Masterworks Artwork” set spotlighting future NFL superstar Teddy Bridgewater.

Each box of 2014 Leaf Draft Metal Football includes four on-card prismatic autographs with 15 boxes per case. The product lands on store shelves on Friday.

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Media Contact: Terry Melia

PR and Marketing Manager, Leaf Trading Cards

214-393-4519 or terry@leaftradingcards.com