Released in early October, Bowman features a 240-card base set. Card numbers 1-140 picture veterans, card numbers 141-165 focus on NFL Europe Prospects, and card numbers 166-240 picture 2000 NFL Draft Picks. Base cards are full color action shots with a brown and black border and gold foil highlights. Bowman was packaged in 24-pack boxes with each pack containing 10 cards and carried a suggested retail price of $3.00. Hobby Collector Packs were released as well, and were packaged in 12-pack boxes with packs containing 21 cards and carried a suggested retail price of $6.00.