Barry Sanders Signed 1989 Score #257 RC (PSA 9 | Autograph Graded 10)

Hand-Signed Rookie Card | Autograph Graded 10

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Rookie Card has been hand-signed by Barry Sanders. The card is graded PSA 9 (Mint) with an autograph grade of Gem Mint 10. Please see the photos for more details on the condition of the card.

Barry Sanders is a former professional American football player who is widely regarded as one of the greatest running backs in the history of the National Football League (NFL). Born on July 16, 1968, in Wichita, Kansas, Sanders played college football for the Oklahoma State Cowboys before being selected by the Detroit Lions as the third overall pick in the 1989 NFL Draft.

During his illustrious NFL career, which spanned from 1989 to 1998, all with the Detroit Lions, Sanders showcased extraordinary talent, agility, and speed on the field. He became known for his electrifying running style, characterized by his quick cuts, elusive moves, and ability to evade defenders. Sanders achieved numerous accolades, including being a ten-time Pro Bowl selection, a six-time First-team All-Pro, and winning the NFL Most Valuable Player (MVP) award in 1997.

Despite his remarkable success, Sanders unexpectedly retired from professional football at the age of 31, leaving many fans and analysts in disbelief. At the time of his retirement, he was the second all-time leading rusher in NFL history, behind only Walter Payton. Sanders' decision to retire early was influenced by various factors, including frustrations with the Lions' lack of success and his desire to preserve his health and longevity.

Throughout his career and beyond, Barry Sanders has remained highly respected for his exceptional talent, sportsmanship, and humility. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2004, cementing his legacy as one of the greatest players in NFL history. Off the field, Sanders has been involved in various philanthropic endeavors and has remained active in promoting the sport of football.

The autograph has been authenticated and encapsulated by PSA/DNA for authenticity purposes. The autograph has been graded Gem Mint 10.

Authentication: PSA Encapsulated | Autograph Graded 10

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