The rough and tumble nature of football has made it one of America’s favorite sports.

About Football Cards

Every year, major events like the Superbowl are beamed out to millions of fans worldwide. So, it should come as no surprise that the trading card community has embraced football cards.

Now, you can too.

At Bleecker Trading, we help people who want to sell football cards connect with people who want to buy them. By combining our physical store in New York City with our online store and regular trading card events, we ensure that football fans can get what they want out of their collections. If you’re looking to make a profit, we can help you maximize your collection. And if you want a special card to be the centerpiece of your collection, Bleecker Trading can help you find it.

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Are you searching for the best football trading cards to add to your collection? Bleecker Trading helps you find them by providing various services.

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Did you know?

Football cards don’t only feature major players. There are several that feature major celebrities. Tony Danza, Mick Jagger, Marisa Miller, and Hulk Hogan all have football trading cards dedicated to them.


How We Help You to Sell Football Cards

Football cards collecting isn’t just about amassing a large collection. For many people, modern and vintage football cards are investments. They represent an opportunity to make major money. If you’re looking to sell, Bleecker Trading can help you.

Getting The Right Price

Maybe you have a collection of Topps football cards and you don’t know their value. Or, you may have bought a rare card years ago and have no idea what it’s worth in today’s market. Whatever the case may be, our team of experts helps you to figure out what you have and, more importantly, what it’s worth.

Did you know? The most expensive football card of all time is the 2017 National Treasures NFL Shield Patrick Mahomes Autographed Rookie Card. In 2021, it sold for $4.3 million.

Finding The Right Buyers

Through a combination of our physical store, online store, and regular events, Bleecker Trading helps sellers find the right buyers for their cards. We ensure you reach the largest possible market for your football cards. NYC is just the starting point. With the help of our website, your football cards reach a national audience.

Trust Bleecker Trading for Your Buying and Selling Needs

Whether you’re buying or selling football trading cards, Bleecker Trading is here to help you. Browse our collection to learn more about the football cards in stock. If you can’t find what you’re looking for or want to sell your cards with our help, get in touch today.

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Frequently asked question

It depends on why you’re collecting.

If you’re looking to complete sets and have a full collection for a particular team or season, base card collecting is essential. Thankfully, you shouldn’t expect to pay high prices for base cards as they’re extremely common.

This ease of access also means base cards aren’t ideal for investors. Even a base card with a superb grade isn’t likely to sell for more than a few hundred dollars.

If you’re hoping to make money from your football cards, it’s better to focus on autograph cards, variations on base cards, and rookie cards. Any cards that feature swatches and memorabilia will also fetch higher prices in the collector’s market.

Two key factors determine the value of a football card:


Several things affect the demand for a card, including the card’s age and the number of the specific card that were printed. The player featured on the card also plays a huge role. Collectors tend to focus on cards featuring high-profile players. A card’s overall rarity is important too, as rare cards offer low supply, making it more difficult for them to meet demand.

Condition can make the difference between a card being worth a few dollars or several thousand dollars. Some organizations, such as the PSA, grade cards based on their condition. The closer a card comes to the Gem Mint 10 rating, which means the card is almost perfect, the more it will be worth.

You have a lot of options when selling your football cards. Online forums and auction sites, such as eBay, may help you to make quick sales. But you may not get the full value of your card, depending on how the bidding process goes.

It’s often better to take the selling process slowly. Have your card graded and evaluated by professionals, such as those at Bleecker Trading. It also helps to build a network of fellow collectors and investors because they may be able to point you to buyers who really want your card. An incentivized buyer will tend to offer more than somebody buying online, especially because they get to see the card in person before handing over their money.