Friday, April 27, 2012
Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III are Topps
By Chris Olds
Robert Griffin III followed, going No. 2 to the Washington Redskins.
Andrew Luck went No. 1 overall to the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday.
The NFL draft’s top picks have been made, and that means one thing is one step closer to reality.
Their 2012 Topps rookie cards.
Within seconds of the top two picks being made, Topps released the first preview images of the cards for Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck and Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III. The cards will arrive in packs on Aug. 8.
Luck will be in a Colts uniform on card No. 140 in the set, while Griffin will be in his Redskins threads on card No. 340. In all, there will be 110 rookies found in the 440-card set.
Each 36-pack hobby box will include one autograph or Relic card inside, as well as a selection of insert cards.