But if you just feel like staying here that's fine because you're about to witness history repeating itself: with the card I'm about to show off I've duplicated that feat and reached the 2000 mark! Here's the milestone card:
Manningham, right? For a surprisingly low $11.50 delivered I nabbed this 2017 Panini National Treasures Signatures Printing Plates Black auto of this here blog's namesake. Though 1/1s are no longer a rarity for me--I now count 110 in my collection--this is only my 11th that also includes an autograph, not to mention the first the represents football. And speaking of numbers, this is my 82nd Manningham in that collection, equal to the jersey number he wore in the NFL:
As I always do when I hit big marks like this I'd like to thank everyone who enabled my college-collecting obsession by contributing to this collection over the years. For those of you who are interested for some reason here are my counts by sport:
Barring anything new and unexpected arriving in my mailbox I plan on getting to my huge Sportlots order next, so get ready for lots of low-end!