When it comes to 2022 football cards, collectors will have plenty of choice. The season will bring plenty of releases, cover lots of themes and cater to a variety of price points. Whether you’re looking for release dates, checklists, easy price guide access, set information and more, you’ll find it here. Use this page for easy access to everything you need over the course of the 2022 football card season.
Below is a full 2022 football cards release calendar and related set information. Upcoming sets are first, arranged by release date. Once a product is out, it’ll be found by clicking on a tab at the top (sorted alphabetically).
Feel free to bookmark this page and check back regularly. This calendar will be updated frequently with new sets, checklists, price guide links and other helpful information. It’s a hub for everything you need in one convenient place for those collecting or even just curious about 2022 football cards.
2022 Football Cards: What to Expect
Panini continues to hold exclusive rights to both the NFL and NFLPA. That means that they’re the only company making cards of players NFL uniforms and logos. Panini also has exclusive rights to the vast majority of colleges and universities, allowing them to picture players in the school gear.
But that doesn’t mean they’re the only company making football cards in 2022. Leaf, Topps, Onyx and others are also in the mix. While they can’t use NFL trademarks, these sets typically dig into prospects and rookies. With new and emerging NIL rights, this also means cards for players who are still in college, not just those entering the draft.
The NFL card season is starting later than usual as all card companies continue to deal with the supply chain issues of the previous year and the domino effect it has caused.