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Patriots' Julian Edelman to offer trading card, comic book NFTs with some proceeds going to charities
31st March 2021
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New England Patriots star Julian Edelman is in the non-fungible token (NFT) game, with a portion of the proceeds going to charities.
The wide receiver will launch his own NFT, following in the footsteps of other NFL stars like Rob Gronkowski, Patrick Mahomes and Taylor Rapp. Edelman is the fourth NFL player to announce they are getting into the digital collectibles market.
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Edelman will launch his NFT on Thursday. There will be three different collections, combining different moments from his playing career. The artworks are inspired by comic books and trading cards.