In an attempt to increase the size of my very small football card collection, I'm picking up and featuring one new card for each of the Patriots' 16 regular season games this year.
For the second straight week the 10-1 Patriots face a team from Texas, as they square off against the 7-4 Houston Texans in the prime time game later tonight. Since my interest in football cards is for the most part rooted in vintage, and the Texans are the youngest franchise in the NFL, I couldn't really manage to find a Texans card that I liked. No big surprise there.
Instead, I went completely off-script this week with this old-school Chicago Bears card...
Given my limited knowledge of the game of football it should come as no surprise that I'm in no way familiar with Stan Wallace. A cool looking card nonetheless though, and I really like that logo of the bear on top of the football in the upper left.
Just a short hello - I was out of town for a few days, and then when I returned, I immediately had a doctor's appointment and a couple of necessary errands. I'm getting a qu...
I'm actually the opposite when it comes to football cards. I have a few pre-1980 Packers singles, but other than that all my football cards are modern. There might be a J.J. Watt throwback single somewhere, but this Wallace works well as a substitute!
I like the 59T football card design. I've been eyeing the Bart Starr from that set for a few years now. I probably should just pull the trigger and buy it already.
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