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> A day in the life of a silly collector, *** Updated 1/15 ***

post Mar 3 2011, 01:15 PM
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I guess you can say I am lucky living in the Chicagoland area. We are blessed with many great athletes and with teams/stores that host public signings. The Chicago Bears and the Chicago Blackhawks are the best for this.

So with that being said I thought I would start a thread and chronicle my IP autograph collecting. I usually get at least 1 a week, sometime more.

I will update this as I obtain the autographs (will only be IP auto's). My first update will be from this past weekend when I met Brent Seabrook.

Please keep coming back to check the thread as I add because there are many players still scheduled to meet this month.

So far this month I am scheduled to meet the following athletes in person as well:

Derrick Rose 3/13
Mike Singletary 3/12
Jim McMahon 3/12
Mike Vick 3/12
DJ Moore 3/12
Yale lary 3/12
Phil Regan 3/12
Sam bradford 3/13
Charlie Joiner 3/13
Roger Wehrli 3/13
Bob Love 3/26
Tomas Kopecky 3/15
Mike Hardenstien 3/26
Bob Avellini 3/26
Kurt Becker 3/19
McDonald's All-America Game 3/30 (i am working the event registering the players)

Now for the pics of the additions!

Brent Seabrook the day before he signed contract extention
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Silly   A day in the life of a silly collector   Mar 3 2011, 01:15 PM
MaddenRq53   I can't wait, this thread should go far. Happ...   Mar 3 2011, 03:12 PM
edgerrin32   Hope to see more adds! B) Do you pay for th...   Mar 3 2011, 05:05 PM
Silly   Majority of the signings are free some are paid. ...   Mar 3 2011, 06:33 PM
flea   Gonna be a great thread Man wish I lived in Ch...   Mar 3 2011, 11:25 PM
killerhawkeye21   thats awesome man! keep 'em coming I have ...   Mar 3 2011, 11:48 PM
Silly   Went to a signing today that I forgot to list prev...   Mar 5 2011, 04:54 PM
Silly   Anyone interested in this thread? Doesn't see...   Mar 12 2011, 07:11 PM
booth9919   Congrats on the sweet pick ups, Next time Rose do...   Mar 12 2011, 07:16 PM
Silly   Will do.....but trust me when I say wait for the...   Mar 12 2011, 07:19 PM
Silly   And now the goodies.... Phil Regan '69 Cubs h...   Mar 12 2011, 07:17 PM
aceecards   sweet gee willikers! what a sweet program   Mar 12 2011, 07:49 PM
Silly   Thank you. It is one of my most prized pieces. ...   Mar 12 2011, 08:01 PM
flea   Sweet stuff   Mar 13 2011, 03:45 PM
Silly   My back is killing me so this update will be mainl...   Mar 14 2011, 07:34 PM
Silly   And here are the items I left with... All signed i...   Mar 14 2011, 07:42 PM
edgerrin32   WOW some killer updates!!!! And I ...   Mar 14 2011, 09:21 PM
Silly   Come on out in August. The National show will be ...   Mar 15 2011, 02:56 PM
edgerrin32   I really am hoping to make it. And might be meetin...   Mar 15 2011, 03:59 PM
Silly   Another update. Met Tomas Kopecky last night. Ve...   Mar 16 2011, 06:59 AM
Silly   So today's update will be Kurt Becker from the...   Mar 19 2011, 02:16 PM
Gadsden86   Very cool Congrats.   Mar 21 2011, 07:31 PM
Silly   Ok, so big update today! Long day as well...   Mar 26 2011, 07:51 PM
flea   great adds   Mar 26 2011, 07:59 PM
Silly   Quick update today. Found out at about 3pm that D...   Mar 28 2011, 10:02 PM
edgerrin32   Very cool. Nice way to rush to the bar. :lol: :P   Mar 29 2011, 04:15 PM
cardcrazed   yeah I can imagine that rush to the bar being like...   Mar 30 2011, 12:13 PM
Silly   Time for another update! This update will be ...   Apr 2 2011, 07:17 PM
cardcrazed   yeah thats awesome! GO CUBS! Justin   Apr 2 2011, 10:14 PM
edgerrin32   Very cool ZO auto!! And congrats on workin...   Apr 2 2011, 10:30 PM
Silly   Another spur of the moment update. Wasn't pla...   Apr 3 2011, 03:33 PM
Beavers98   Very Sweet..Can't wait to see more!!   Apr 3 2011, 08:01 PM
edgerrin32   Sweet. I wish there was people signing like that a...   Apr 3 2011, 09:10 PM
Gadsden86   Very cool. Like the Robbie as he was a PSU kicker....   Apr 3 2011, 10:27 PM
Silly   Had a tease today! Got a phone call 10 minute...   Apr 4 2011, 11:44 AM
cardcrazed   very nice Gould auto! That helmet is looking p...   Apr 4 2011, 01:24 PM
flea   SWEET ADDS as always   Apr 5 2011, 10:06 PM
Silly   I have my basketball update today. Overall I thin...   Apr 6 2011, 10:16 PM
cardcrazed   man that photo is awesome! yeah this is a kill...   Apr 7 2011, 12:17 AM
flea   UUGGHH Bulls :)   Apr 7 2011, 08:47 AM
Silly   Today's update features a Hall of Fame and Sta...   Apr 9 2011, 07:22 PM
Silly   Time for another two part update! These addit...   Apr 17 2011, 09:30 AM
aceecards   nice bobby douglas was an excellent option before ...   Apr 17 2011, 10:21 AM
cardcrazed   Congrats on the great success! keep it going...   Apr 17 2011, 11:09 AM
othecardman   Way to Go Show them What a Sports Town we ARE Chic...   Apr 17 2011, 11:55 AM
edgerrin32   More nice adds!!! :thumbsup:   Apr 18 2011, 08:58 AM
Silly   Talk about a busy weekend. This will be the 3rd u...   Apr 18 2011, 09:46 AM
road_runner_1964   Just an awesome collection, thanks for sharing....   Apr 18 2011, 09:59 AM
cardcrazed   pretty awesome! Can't wait until the next ...   Apr 18 2011, 12:53 PM
Silly   It has been awhile since my last update. With Eas...   May 1 2011, 11:12 AM
Gadsden86   Very cool. I fianlly have some nice signing upcomm...   May 2 2011, 07:41 AM
Silly   Nice! Just make sure it isn't his broth...   May 3 2011, 03:32 PM
cardcrazed   Was wondering if Forte ever went to signings, ques...   May 2 2011, 10:07 AM
otis0220   Nice stuff. That's pretty crazy about PNC Bank...   May 3 2011, 09:18 PM
Silly   [size=7]Time for another update! This is anot...   May 7 2011, 07:16 PM
Silly   Update Part II This portion of the update is from...   May 7 2011, 07:22 PM
cardcrazed   wicked stiff arm!!! Congrats on the au...   May 8 2011, 01:49 AM
RGBII   [b]A very, very impressive collection. Was there ...   May 8 2011, 09:21 AM
Silly   There wasn't really one thing or a day where...   May 8 2011, 10:06 AM
Gforce083   That Forte stiff arm is sweet! That would look...   May 8 2011, 12:12 PM
Silly   I got it from google and had Wolf Camera print i...   May 8 2011, 06:13 PM
Gforce083   Sweet. Are there any upcoming Forte signings or...   May 8 2011, 09:43 PM
Silly   Forte signed 3 times last week so I wouldn't...   May 9 2011, 07:15 AM
Gadsden86   Great pic. Love that you get so many guys.   May 8 2011, 08:27 PM
Silly   Today is another 2 part update. Unlike the two pa...   May 14 2011, 04:52 PM
cardcrazed   The Velasquez auto is just pure sickness!...   May 16 2011, 10:04 AM
Gadsden86   Sweet adds.   May 16 2011, 03:39 PM
Silly   HUGE. Update tomorrow. Hint, he just charged ...   May 18 2011, 09:55 PM
jmarino76   really cool topic. some good stuff. are all the si...   May 19 2011, 12:37 AM
Silly   Failure on this one! BOOOO I am uploading t...   May 21 2011, 07:22 PM
Silly   Here is the first update I have done that I am not...   May 21 2011, 07:33 PM
cardcrazed   Bummer that you didn't have a better experienc...   May 22 2011, 09:12 AM
Silly   Tonight's update is far from a normal update. ...   May 25 2011, 08:47 PM
Silly   The second part of the update is where is gets a l...   May 25 2011, 08:53 PM
Silly   I should have another update this afternoon/evenin...   May 28 2011, 10:00 AM
Silly   Today's update is another Chicago Bears player...   May 28 2011, 06:28 PM
cardcrazed   this thread just keeps getting better and better...   May 29 2011, 12:35 AM
Silly   I hope to have an update tomorrow with Bears 1st r...   May 31 2011, 05:50 PM
otis0220   Nice stuff lately, keep it up. Nice job with Pippe...   May 31 2011, 08:34 PM
Silly   Today is a fun update! I met Chicago Bears 1s...   Jun 1 2011, 07:03 PM
Gadsden86   Very cool. I wish more football players would sign...   Jun 1 2011, 08:47 PM
Silly   Update time! Now this is going to be a big up...   Jun 4 2011, 06:42 PM
Silly   [b]The Items: [img]http://i278.photobucket.com/al...   Jun 4 2011, 06:46 PM
Silly   [size=7]The Items Continued... [img]http://i278.p...   Jun 4 2011, 06:46 PM
cardcrazed   Very cool Cubs success! Justin   Jun 5 2011, 09:39 AM
Gadsden86   nice updates.   Jun 5 2011, 10:50 AM
Silly   10 days since my last update. Wow, didn't thi...   Jun 14 2011, 08:40 PM
Gadsden86   great add. Going to hopefully get some pats signat...   Jun 14 2011, 09:44 PM
cardcrazed   very nice add! Looks like you might need anoth...   Jun 14 2011, 09:57 PM
Silly   The helmet was supposed to take it's place...   Jun 14 2011, 10:00 PM
Silly   Here is part 2 of what I hope to be 3 updates this...   Jun 16 2011, 09:27 PM
otis0220   Awesome stuff. It's great to see a player that...   Jun 16 2011, 10:53 PM
Silly   Today is the 3rd and final update for this week. ...   Jun 18 2011, 06:24 PM
Gadsden86   very cool.   Jun 19 2011, 02:11 PM
Silly   I have been going too far between updates and I am...   Jul 7 2011, 09:13 PM
aceecards   nice stuff brother.. Im becoming very envious of...   Jul 7 2011, 09:28 PM
Silly   I have another update today! I was able to me...   Jul 9 2011, 07:04 PM
rnpurdue   What a great collection friend.   Jul 9 2011, 07:09 PM
ronaldinho0003   Crazy collection! I'll have keep stopping ...   Jul 9 2011, 07:15 PM
Silly   I do suggest doing so myself lol. I should have ...   Jul 9 2011, 11:05 PM
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