Reggie Bush Exquisite RC: Highest Priced Modern Card

Auto Date Friday, March 2nd, 2007

According to Beckett’s latest pricing release, the 2006 Reggie Bush Exquisite Autographed Jersey Rookie Card which is numbered to 99 is now the highest priced modern card in Beckett.  The card lists for $4500.

The card is also has the second highest book price of any Rookie Card, just behind the 1935 National Chicle Bronko Nagurski rookie which books for $5000.

Other High-Priced Rookie Cards:

1998 SP Authentic Peyton Manning (Non-Autograph – $800)
2001 SP Authentic Ladainian Tomlinson (Non-Autograph – $800)
1969 Topps Joe Namath (Non-Autograph – $1600)
2004 SP Authentic Ben Roethlisberger (Autograph, Jersey – $600)
2005 Exquisite Cadillac Williams (Autograph, Jersey – $1500)

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Reggie Bush Topps Rookie Card Variation Found

Auto Date Monday, December 18th, 2006

According to Beckett.com, a fourth version of Reggie Bush’ Topps rookie card has been discovered. 

  • Version #1 (bottom left) is the most prevalent version and was inserted into 2006 Topps Packs.
  • Version #2 (top left) was first found in New Orleans Saints packaged team sets.  It had Bush in his #5 jersey from the Rookie photo shoot.
  • Version #3 (bottom right) replaced the #5 jersey card in the packaged team sets after the NFL ruled that he could not wear the #5 jersey.
  • Version #4 (top right) is the new discovered variation which is believed to be found only in 2006 Topps football factory sets.

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Most Popular Football Card of the Year?

Auto Date Sunday, August 13th, 2006

With the release of Topps Football came the Topps Rookie Premiere autographs. Every year collectors look forward to this hard to pull set of autographed cards from the years top rookies.

This year is no different. The 2006 NFL Rookie Class is one of the most anticipated in recent memory. Reggie Bush, Vince Young, Matt Leinart, A.J. Hawk, DeAngelo Williams, Jay Cutler and others highlight a great offensive class. Even Topps compares this years class to 1983 (Dan Marino, John Elway, Jim Kelly) with the release of the 8306 insert set.

Reggie Bush is the most sought after player in this years sets. The Topps Rookie Premiere Red Ink Autograph which in the past was limited to 10 cards (No word on this years set), has been selling in the $950-$1300 range. There are five completed sales on EBay in this price range.

The black ink version has been selling in the $595-$700 range. A dual Reggie Bush-Matt Leinart red ink version sold for $1300.

The release of SP Authentic autographed patches later in the year may lead to these prices being eclipsed, but will not take away from the popularity of the Topps Rookie Premiere autographs.

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