Future Watch: Leonard Fournette Rookie Football Cards, Jaguars – Leonard Fournette was selected 4th overall by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 2017 NFL Draft. At 6′-0″, 228 pounds he can revolutionize the position as far as where teams draft running backs. Many have stayed away from drafting the position so high but if Fournette has a breakout rookie season, the Jaguars will be giving some other teams the courage to follow their lead in the future.
The New Orleans, Louisiana native had the chance to star for his hometown college team at LSU. He was an All-American caliber player there. He was a Doak Walker Award finalist, showing he was one of the top backs in NCAA football. In his final year, which was interrupted with an ankle injury, he still managed to hit 4th all-time in yards in LSU history with 3,830. He was second in all-purpose yards (155.7 per game), 4th in rushing touchdowns with 40 and 3rd in overall TD’s with 42. Now he must try and replicate that in the pros.
Fournette has a great vertical leap. Something that players love to do but some coaches are hesitant in doing is watching a player jump over the line and into the end zone. He’s done that in training camp and his coach, Doug Marrone is fine with it. He’s looking to get touchdowns and this running back is very familiar with scoring them.
Leonard Fournette already has some great autographed rookie cards in the market. As a skill position player and top draft pick, collectors can be assured to find NFL licensed rookie cards of Fournette in the complete portfolio of 2017 Panini NFL football card products during the 2017-18 NFL season.
2017-18 Panini Immaculate Collegiate Football sports a nice rookie autographed patch card. His 2017 Donruss Rated Rookie shows him in his Jaguars uniform. There’s no shortage of great cards of this future star.
Here’s a good look at Fournette in action:
It’s been a while since the Jaguars had a dangerous offensive team. Fournette gives them a dimension that could put them on the road to winning very soon.
Future Watch: Leonard Fournette Rookie Football Cards, Jaguars – Other Resources
- Leonard Fournette NFL Player Profile
- 2017 Q1 Panini NFL/NFLPA Trading Card Index
- Behind The Wax: 2017 Panini America NFLPA Rookie Premiere
- Future Watch: 2017 NFL Draft Results Bode Well for Hobby
- 2017 NFL Draft Football Card Preview
- Leonard Fournette Football Card Secondary Market Pricing
Future Watch: Leonard Fournette Rookie Football Cards, Jaguars – Image Gallery
Here’s a look at several cards featuring Leonard Fournette in his Jacksonville Jaguars uniform.
- Future Watch: Joe Burrow Pre-Draft Football Cards, LSU - April 2, 2020
- Future Watch: Carl Grundstrom Rookie Hockey Cards, Kings - April 2, 2020
- Future Watch: Marco Luciano Rookie Baseball Cards, Giants - April 1, 2020