Review of 2006 Fleer Ultra Football Cards

2006 Fleer Ultra Football Cards come in hobby boxes that contain 24 packs. Each pack contains 8 cards. On average, each hobby box will contain 2 Game Used Memorabilia Cards and a total of 6 Rookie Cards.

The basic 2006 Fleer Ultra Football Cards set features 275 cards. The first 200 cards are of current NFL players such as Tom Brady, Hines Ward, and Brett Favre. The other 75 cards in the set are of 2006 rookies. These cards are called Ultra Rookie Cards and feature players such as Reggie Bush, Matt Leinart, Vince Young, and Jay Cutler.

As an addition to the basic set, there are Lucky 13 cards which are sequentially numbered to 500. The Lucky 13 Rookie Cards are highly sought after cards every year and can fetch a good amount of money if sold.

2006 Fleer Ultra Football Cards contain the following insert cards:
Ultra Achievements – These are inserted 1 out of every 6 packs.
Touchdown Kings – These are inserted 1 out of every 6 packs.
Ultra Award Winners – These are inserted 1 out of every 6 packs.
Ultra Post Season Performers – These are inserted 1 out of every 6 packs.
Kings of Defense – These are inserted 1 out of every 6 packs.
Ultra Stars – These are inserted 1 out of every 6 packs.
Campus Classics – These are inserted 1 out of every 12 packs.

2006 Fleer Ultra Football Cards contain the following parallel cards:
Regular Cards Gold Parallel – These are inserted 1 per pack.
Ultra Rookies Gold Parallel – These are inserted 1 out of every 24 packs.
Lucky 13 Gold Parallel – These are inserted 1 out of every 288 packs.
Regular Card Platinum Parallel – sequentially numbered to 99
Ultra Rookies Platinum Parallel – sequentially numbered to 99
Lucky 13 Platinum Parallel – sequentially numbered to 25

Game Used Memorabilia Cards are inserted in 2006 Fleer Ultra Football Cards as such:
Ultra Achievements Memorabilia – inserted 1 out of every 72 packs
Touchdown Kings Memorabilia – inserted 1 out of every 72 packs
Ultra Award Winners Memorabilia – inserted 1 out of every 72 packs
Ultra Post Season Performers Memorabilia – inserted 1 out of every 72 packs
Kings of Defense Memorabilia – inserted 1 out of every 72 packs
Ultra Stars Memorabilia – inserted 1 out of every 72 packs

Autograph Cards are inserted in 2006 Fleer Ultra Football Cards as such:
Autographics – inserted 1 in every 288 packs
Campus Classics Signatures – sequentially numbered to 25
Lucky 13 Signatures – sequentially numbered to 25

2006 Fleer Ultra Football is a low-end product for the casual collector. You can get a box for under $50. It does not give a lot of opportunities to land any really nice cards, but it does give you a fair chance to get some rookie cards of the top players coming into the league for a cheap price.

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