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Presenting the 100th Grey Cup Historical Trading Card Box Set.

September 17, 2012

Toronto (ON) - The 100th Grey Cup marks a milestone in Canadian sports history. This legendary trophy embodies true Canadian spirit. Since the first Grey Cup game in 1909, Canadian football has evolved to become an outstanding and celebrated sport filled with many important memories, athletes and coaches.

The Canadian Football League Players Association, Extreme Sports Cards, and Fantactics Sports and Entertainment Marketing Inc., along with support from the CFL and the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, have created a 100th Grey Cup Historical Trading Card Box Set, which preserves the legacy of this great game.

This exclusive Box Set is one of the most sought-after collector?s items. Memorable plays, long-standing records, classic and current players, moments, and rare photos are featured in the set. The complete set includes 200 cards, from 1909-2012, and celebrates 100 years of Grey Cup memories. The set includes:

- Official 100th Grey Cup Tossing Coin
- Classic Players - Past and Present
- Classic Moments - Including the Mud, Fog, Ice and Rain Bowls
- Classic Coaches
- Pieces of History - Including Tickets, Programs and the Grey Cup
- Historic Teams
- Historic Stadiums
- A Canadian Football Hall of Fame Admission Card
- QR codes for exclusive video and image content

This Special Edition commemorative Box Set highlights the glory of Canadian football, and helps relive many amazing memories. The box set is available for pre-sale now and it will retail for $69.99 plus HST. If you are interested in a feature story with photos of the cards, please contact Deanne Mitchell or Cathy LoParco or Jamie Dykstra.

For more information contact:
Deanne Mitchell
Executive Assistant to Mike Morreale
Canadian Football League Players' Association
Phone: 905-664-0852 ext. 204

Jamie Dykstra
Director, Communications
Canadian Football League
Phone: 416-865-2664

Cathy LoParco
Director of Communications
Fantactics Sports and Entertainment Marketing Inc.
Phone: 905-660-6655 ext. 244

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