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Well Worth the Wait
Sunday, May 11, 2008
Posted by jaygross
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In 2004, I sent then new Eagles wide receiver Terrell Owens 2 cards c/o the team. I figured they were gone forever, and I was a bit jealous when I saw other members on this site getting him back in the past few weeks.

Yesterday I found a SASE with a $0.37 stamp, and I knew it had to be an old one. After 1285 days, here's what I got:

Needless to say I am an incredibly psyched. Owens (along with Randy Moss) is one of the most physically gifted receivers I have seen play.

So I'd ask for collectors to remember the words of the late Jim Valvano, "Don't give up, don't ever give up".

I have noticed that his signature has changed quite a bit from a success I got back in the late 90's during his second season. It looked much more like this certified Autographics example:



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