The rookie card is an original from 1980 and it features New York Giants superstar Phil Simms. Simms was first round pick in 1979 and helped guide the New York Giants to 2 Super Bowl Championships and was a Super Bowl MVP. The rookie card is an original, not a reproduction and is in collector grade. The card has been encapsulated in a clear acrylic case with an ID tag to ensure authenticity and protection. This will make a great addition to any sports fan’s collection.