UPDATES

This page lets you know about the current names I’ve had responses from and events that I attended. It also tells you about the things currently going-on in my life related to my quest for autographs, trading cards, and football. If you have questions or want to get in touch with me, the best way to find me is through Twitter or on  Sportscollectors.net.


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12/30/19- Former AAF and San Antonio Commander Shaan Washington signed his card! +1

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1/2/20- Nice way to kick of 2020 with a note and an autographed card from former WLAF RB George Searcy! +1

1/3/20- Great start so far, as HOF Ken Houston signed his Action Packed and Upper Deck cards for me! +2

1/4/20- Getting spoiled here to start the new year with a 3rd day in a row- Johnny Meads- former Oiler LB signed a few of his cards for me. +3

1/11/20- Visited the Roughnecks/ Vipers scrimmage and cleaned up! Today I got autographs in person from: Tarean Folston (x2), Aaron Murray (x2), Dennis McKnight, Connor Cook (x2), Philip Walker, De’Veon Smith, Ike Spearman, Micah Hannemann, Reggie Northrup II, Obum Gwacham, Carl Bradford, and Andre Williams (x5)! I also met Oliver Luck! +19

1/13/20- Former San Antonio Commanders defensive back coach and Lifetime Longhorn Bill Bradley signed 3 cards for me and wrote a nice note back! +3

1/14/20- Eric Metcalf becomes the first inductee of 2020 signing an embarrassing amount of cards! +6

1/16/20- HoFer Bobby Bell signed TTM today! +2

1/21/20– Thomas Woods signed one of two of his World League cards for me TTM! +1

1/27/20- Today rolled in nicely with my second TTM response of 2020, Keith Jackson, as well as certifieds of Kenneth Farrow II and my whale of the year Trent Richardson! +6

1/30/20- One of my favorite Rams: Henry Ellard, with a TTM success! +4

1/31/20- Oh so close! A Twitter friend of mine helped me score a small stack of Washington Defenders at their team Open House! I was able to get: Tavaris Barnes, Doran Grant, Scooby Wright, Ke’Shun Freeman, Rashad Ross, and Cardale Jones! +6

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2/3/20- FSU Great Sammie Smith signed TTM today! +4

2/6/20- Attended the XFL Roughnecks kickoff party and was able to get autographs from Carl Bradford, Charles James II, Sammie Coates, Andre Williams, and Kony Ealy! +5

2/10/20- Well I worked out a deal with a friend and made a huge dent in the AAF certified set! Among them were: Anthony Denham, Nick Novak, Brad Wing, Scooby Wright, Braedon Bowman, Kaelin Clay, Will Sutton, Rannell Hall, Connor Hamlett, Trevor Reilly, Jude Adjei-Barimah, Quinton Patton, Scott Orndoff, Tani Tupou, Lawrence Okoye, Pig Howard, Deion Barnes, and Handsome Tanielu! +18

2/15/20– Chiefs great Deron Cherry signed TTM! +2

2/18/20- Added Jaxon Shipley and Derron Smith from Sage 2015 certifieds! +2

2/20/20- Received back a response from 2019 in UT Lifetime Longhorn, Roger Roesler! +1

2/29/20- After failing out on him sometime last year, former AAF Iron HC Tim Lewis comes through on his Topps AAF card! +1

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3/1/20- Wow! Absolutely crushed it at the XFL Renegades v Roughnecks matchup today getting autographs from Russell Maryland and Everson Walls! +8

3/6/20- LB Fredd Young signed some cards TTM today! +4

3/10/20- Another monster in person day as I hauled in a treasure trove of autographs from Marcus Johnson, Fozzy Whittaker, D’Onta Foreman, and Ricky Williams! +23

3/21/20- Broke the streak with a success from former Jets safety Erik McMillan today! +3

3/23/20- Another return today with bonecrushing defensiveback Dennis Smith signing a trove! +6

3/25/20- Coronavirus isn’t stopping me from writing and getting returns as Don Trull signed his Topps 64 for me! +1

3/26/20- Hauled in one of the big fish today as I received Mike Martz’s certified AAF autograph. As you know, I am trying hard to do this on a cheap budget. +1

3/27/20- Keeping it going with a COMC purchase of AAF players Duke Thomas and Meffi Koloamatangi! +2

3/31/20- My buddy Lance sent me a certified Jordan Reed photo! I also got back TTM a few autographs from Bucs CB Ricky Reynolds! +3

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4/2/20- I received in my first Panini Playbook today of Trent Richardson! Also, after a short 456 days, former Texans QB Sage Rosenfels signs 2 from 2019! +3

4/4/20- A double Texans hit technically as both Samkon Gado and Andre Ware signed TTM! +5

4/10/20- Today’s success came just in time as the XFL 2020 folded. I got former Eagle and World League receiver, Mike Bellamy from 2019! +3

4/13/20- Two TTM successes today as World League kicker John Nies and Texas Longhorn David Thomas sign some cards! +4

4/17/20- Cole Hunt, AAF Commanders TE signed his card for me TTM today! +2

4/18/20– Architect of the Music City Miracle and Longhorn Legend Alan Lowry signed his UT cards for me TTM today! +2

4/20/20- A hit and miss day as WLAF DB Arthur Hunter signed and returned to me a different card than the two I sent. (I already had that one autographed.) Then I got an RTS from SLC RB Terrell Newby. It all worked out as I got Atlanta Legend and XFL Viper WR Seantavius Jones on his AAF card- and he threw in his certified XFL autograph as well! +2

4/24/20- Redskins SB XXII recordholder Timmy Smith signed TTM today! +3

4/25/20- Got my first stack of certified XFL autographs in today of: Jalen Saunders, Sammie Coates, Deiontrez Mount, MeKale McKay, Jalen Tolliver, and Trey Williams! +6

4/28/20- Cracked open my first 3 blasters of Topps XFL product and inside were former AAF products Philip Nelson (Go Boats!) and Adonis Jennings! The Jennings card was a 6/25! +2

4/29/20- A nice twofer today as UT great Charlie Talbert signed his card as well as Daryl Johnston, AAF Commanders GM! +3

4/30/20- AAF Fleet LB Frank Ginda closes out April with a TTM success! Go Boats! +1

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5/1/20- Arena Football Rookie of the FINAL Year, Fabian Guerra signed his Memphis AAF card and dropped in another one for me! +2

5/2/20- Len Dawson came back to me today signing his Topps 70 and Legends 97 card! Also another World League Alum signed as Charlie Young inked his Ultimate card! +3

5/8/20- Today I got certified autographs in of Denard Robinson (AAF) and Matt Forte! +2

5/14/20- My Panini certifieds that I ordered before COVID arrived! Included were patch autographs of Charles Sims and Tre Mason, and a Score 17 of Zach Cunningham! +3

5/15/20- WLAF OL and Birmingham Fire alum Carl Bax signed his Wild Card TTM! +1

5/16/20- TTM is picking up again with WLAF LB Eric Lindstrom signing his Wild Card! +1

5/18/20- I broke two hobby boxes of the XFL 2020 today and got autographs of Dravon-Askew Henry, Nick Novak, Jamar Summers, Luis Perez, and a parallel of Darius Victor! Then TTM I got a nice response from Barcelona Dragons LB Eric Naposki, and probably another stamp from Deshaun Watson. : ( +6

5/19/20- FINALLY! After 4 or 5 tries… I received back an autograph from HoFer Mike Ditka! +1

5/21/20- Seahawks great and XFL Dragons coach Jim Zorn signed his card for me TTM! +1

5/22/20- XFL Battlehawks offensive coach and former Lions QB Chuck Long signed TTM today! +2

5/26/20- An incredible 3fer with hand written notes and letters from each one as Reece Horn, Billy Ray Smith, and Todd Doxon all signed their cards for me! +7

5/29/20- Jerry Glanville becomes the second XFL 2020 and Vipers TTM as he signed his XFL card! +4

5/30/20- Closing out May with one final success in former Oilers offensive coordinator and XFL Guardians head coach Kevin Gilbride! He also included an index card with a run n shoot play on it! Awesome! +1

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6/9/20- First success of June comes in with a TTM from late 2019 in George Kittle! +1

6/11/20- Solid twofer day as WR Robert Clark and QB Jeff Brohm signed TTM! +5

6/13/20- Wow! An incredible 2fer success from TTM gone over a year. Former AAF and XFL WR Nelson Spruce signed two as well as Matt Hasselbeck- who shattered the longest wait record- clocking in at 3098 days, or almost 8 and 1/2 years! +4

6/18/20- Another solid 2fer day with HOFer Floyd Little signing and enclosing an extra, as well as Penn St QB Kerry Collins signing as well!
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6/19/20- Today I picked up a hobby box of XFL 2020. Inside were autographs from Khalid Abdullah, Marquise Williams, and Kevin Gilbride! On top of that I got a TTM response from London Monarchs punter Greg Horne! +4

6/22/20– Watching those prices drop-drop-drop on the XFL 2020 autographs. Added Tim Cook III, Rashad Ross, and Deatrick Nichols today! +3

6/25/20- Bears RB Thomas Sanders signed 2 cards TTM for me today! +2

6/27/20- FINALLY! My COVID COMC order I placed back in late March and early April arrived today! Pulled the trigger and got some very affordable certified autographs of: Marcus Coleman, Glen Coffee, Vincent Jackson, Jonathan Wells, Davis Tull, Malcolm Brown (RB), Kaelin Clay, Jermichael Finley, Ray Rice, Sidney Rice, Justin Forsett, Gary Garrison, Terry Metcalf, Charles White, Kendrick Starling, Domanick Davis, TJ Yates, Justin Blackmon, Kenny Hilliard, Trey Williams, Marquise Williams, and Kenneth Farrow! +25

6/29/20- What a return as WR Vance Johnson signed for me and threw in an autographed patch card as well! +4

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7/10/20- Well, just as I started to feel like I was in a glut, I got a nice boost today. A body bag arrived with a sealed up envelope of Braylon Edwards! The cards were surprisingly intact! Kudos to USPS! +3

7/14/20- Today I made a big move on my UT Upper Deck 2011 set, adding Kerry Cash, Bill Hamilton, Chris Carter, Doug Shankle, and Bill Acker! +5

7/15/20- Continuing to build off the UT Upper Deck Set, I added certified autographs of Shea Morenz and Randy Eachearn! I also got one TTM today from Brett Reece! +3

7/16/20- A 50/50 Consignment I did for Shawn Collins came through today! I had the elusive signer pen a few cards for me! +5

7/18/20- Got a response today from Lifetime Longhorn Robin Sendlein!+1

7/20/20- A great way to kick of the week with an Ebay pick up of Tony Degrate, and then two TTMs from XFL Renegades TE Donald Parham, and Lifetime Longhorn Kiki DeAyala! +3

7/23/20- TTM from HOFer Roger Staubach today! +1

7/24/20- Strong mailday, as I got responses from Toby Gerhart, Connor Cook, and Derron Smith! +9

7/25/20- AAF Hotshots OL Brant Weiss sent me a nice note and signed his card for me! +1

7/27/20- The hits keep coming as Peyton Manning signed his Panini Rookies & Stars for me! +1

7/28/20- Can’t stop the success train as actor and former Giant Jarrod Bunch signed a few cards for me! +3

7/30/20- July is coming to a close with a fever- as Eric Weddle signed some Score cards for me TTM! +2

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8/3/20- The month of August kicks off with AAF and XFL forever OL Terry Poole signing his cards for me! Go Boats! +2

8/7/20- Well you win some and you lose some and the last 2 days have been disastrous. Yesterday I received back an RTS from Matt Stafford, and an empty return envelope that had not been sealed properly.. so who knows who that was from. On top of that today- I received an RTS 2 months after the fact from Jerry Rice- my 4th time this year. Wonderful.

8/7/20- Turned the corner today with a success from Rams LB Mike Wilcher! +3

8/8/20- Mike Haynes HOF DB signed TTM as well as I picked up an autograph of Tracy Simien via EBay for the World League collection! +4

8/11/20- The biggest of the World League names from the sets came home today, as Danny Lockett signed all of his cards for me TTM! +6

8/12/20- Roger Craig came through today signing for a variety of set needs TTM! +5

8/13/20- Today I got an EBay find of Jameis Winston and a very nice TTM return from Philip Nelson! +2

8/14/20- Bob Stoops signed his XFL card for me TTM today! +1

8/17/20- Wow! Another World League alum signed for me today as CB Jason Wallace signed his Ultimate 1992 card! +1

8/20/20- Broke another 2 hobby boxes of XFL 2020 and came up with Gabe Wright, Kasen Williams, DeAndre Thompkins, Cameron Artis-Payne, and Cardale Jones today! +5

8/21/20- Still hustling as I got a success from Bills legend Aaron Schobel! +3

8/22/20- Solid response today from AAF sackmaster Karter Schult. Also Bryan spotted me some autographs for my help over the years… Joe Morris, Richard Dent, Brandon Weeden, Leslie O’Neal, and Ricky Proehl! +5

8/24/20- Sometimes it rains and sometimes it pours. Today I got back responses from World League alumni Mike Norseth and AAF and XFL wonderback Ja’Quan Gardner! +2

8/28/20- Latarius Brady signed my first AAF custom for me! +1

8/29/20- Wow! Great 2 fer today- as Garrett Gilbert and TTM albatross HAYWOOD JEFFIRES (go HOUSTON Oilers) signed today! +5

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9/3/20- Got my first two TTM for September in with Jabar Gaffney and World League alumni Richard Carey! +2

9/8/20- Justin Stockton signed his AAF cards for me TTM! +2

9/14/20- Today I got a response from XFL Roughnecks coach June Jones. Also I repatriated a Russell Maryland autograph I had sent away for future considerations, and to settle an account was given a Bo Scaife. +3

9/15/20- Stefon Adams of the Sacramento Surge signed today TTM! +1

9/21/20- On the second attempt I am happy to add former Dragons WR Tim Egerton. I also got the autograph of Galaxy P Tom Whilehan! +2

9/24/20- It’s been a slow month, but I was happy to snipe a certified autograph of Johnny Treadwell and a custom of AAF LB Kaelin Burnett came in today! +2

9/25/20- Happy to add WLAF DE Bruce Clark to the collection today! +2

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10/1/20- Well comparatively to the past September wasn’t that bad, but compared to the recent success I had, it was quite the down month. I did start off October on the right note, with an autograph from Laveranues Coles however! +2

10/2/20- The month is off to a solid start with former Cowboys/ Jaguars receiver Jimmy Smith signing TTM today! +2

10/3/20- October has been good to me so far, with Mark Higgs signing TTM, along with a paid signing from Cornelius Bennett finally getting back. Also added Charlie Taylor on a certified Upper Deck 97! Ding Ding! 3700! +7

10/5/20- The train keeps rolling this month! Thank-you! The certified I got of Otto Graham came in, and I also got TTM responses from Mike Dyal and Brad Johnson. +7

10/7/20- Picked up an autograph of former NFL HOF great Lou Groza! +1

10/8/20- Another World Leaguer down as Galaxy OL Mark Tucker signed his card for me! +1

10/9/20- The autograph train is still chugging along as Steelers great Dwayne Woodruff signed TTM today! +2

10/10/20- October has been a blistering month so far. Today I got a TTM response from Rueben Mayes, and a certified I purchased of Elroy Hirsch! +4

10/14/20- Picked up HoFer Bobby Mitchell certified today via EBay. +1

10/16/20- Spent my EBay bucks and got a certified of Jim Plunkett in! +1

10/17/20- Big coup today as former WL GM and Bengal Reggie Williams signed a few cards for me TTM! +4

10/21/20- Got an XFL certified back in Stansly Maponga, and my longest distance TTM ever from Germany from Stephan Maslo of the Frankfurt Galaxy! +2

10/24/20- Joe Nash Tecmo Super Bowl legend signed a few cards for me TTM today! +4

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