Marcus Henry subs for Redblacks rookie in trading card gaffe

Ottawa Redblacks rookie defensive back Antoine Pruneau is the Canadian Football League's top Canadian for the month of October, but the rookie is not yet a household name. His trading card isn't helping.
At left, Antoine Pruneau's rookie card. At right, his team picture. (Upper Deck/Ottawa Redblacks)

Ottawa Redblacks rookie defensive back Antoine Pruneau is the Canadian Football League's top Canadian for the month of October, but the rookie is not yet a household name.

His trading card isn't helping.

Upper Deck released a card for the first round pick earlier this month with one noticeable error: it features a picture of teammate Marcus Henry, a slotback most visibly different from Pruneau in that he is black and Pruneau is not.

The team playfully tweeted the picture with the caption "Hmm...something about this Antoine Pruneau @UpperDeckSports card is not quite right."

Upper Deck acknowledged the error, which the team said was likely due to Pruneau wearing Henry's No. 16 in training camp.

They note that Henry's Upper Deck card features the correct picture.

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