Week 6 NFL Rookie Rankings

October 18th, 2011

The rookies continued to impress.  Andy Dalton is slowly moving closer to Cam for the #1 spot.  Cam will hold onto it for at least another few weeks with Dalton having his bye this week.  We saw our first action from Christian Ponder this week.  While he wasn’t amazing, he certainly wasn’t terrible.  And he [...]

Week 3 NFL Rookie Rankings

September 27th, 2011

Week 3 is here and gone.  The rookies performed okay this week.  There weren’t quite as many quality performances from rookies.  We still had a few nice games like Newton, Daniel Thomas and how about Torrey Smith?  Wow, he went off.  The rookies have still been very productive through 3 weeks though.  The rankings were [...]

# 9 of THE PRIME 9 Announced

September 16th, 2011

SANDY KOUFAX CONCLUDES POPULAR PRIME 9 HOBBY SHOP PROGRAM The final PRIME 9 subject to be announced is Redemption card # 9…Sandy Koufax. For the past 9 weeks, Topps and Major League Baseball has designated a “Prime 9 Player of the Week” to celebrate the “prime” players at every position in MLB history.  Collectors holding [...]

First Week of Rookies for 2011 NFL Season

September 13th, 2011

So, the first week of the 2011 NFL season is in the books.  It was a pretty exciting week with TONS of passing yards.  If you didn’t score a lot of points in your fantasy football league, it might be a long year for your team.  Let’s take a look at how some of the [...]

Topps Prime 9 / Week 7…The Mick!

September 2nd, 2011

TOPPS ANNOUNCES CARD # 7 OF PRIME 9 HOBBY STORE PROMOTION The PRIME 9 subject redeemable for week 7 (Redemption card # 7) is the famous # 7 Mickey Mantle. On a weekly basis, there will be a designated “Prime 9 Player of the Week”. Collectors holding the corresponding Prime 9 Redemption card for that [...]

Topps Prime 9 / Week 6…Hammerin’ Hank

August 26th, 2011

TOPPS ANNOUNCES CARD # 6 OF PRIME 9 HOBBY STORE PROMOTION The PRIME 9 subject redeemable for week 6 (Redemption card # 6) is the one and only Hammerin’ Hank Aaron!  On a weekly basis, there will be a designated “Prime 9 Player of the Week”.  Collectors holding the corresponding Prime 9 Redemption card for [...]

Topps Prime 9 / Week 5

August 20th, 2011

TOPPS ANNOUNCES CARD # 5 OF PRIME 9 HOBBY STORE PROMOTION The PRIME 9 subject redeemable for week 5 (Redemption card # 5) is Mike Schmidt.  On a weekly basis, there will be a designated “Prime 9 Player of the Week”.  Collectors holding the corresponding Prime 9 Redemption card for that week can bring the card [...]

Topps Prime 9 / Week 4

August 12th, 2011

TOPPS ANNOUNCES CARD # 4 OF PRIME 9 HOBBY STORE PROMOTION The PRIME 9 subject redeemable for week 4 (Redemption card # 4) is the newest member of the 3,000 hit club… Derek Jeter.  On a weekly basis, there will be a designated “Prime 9 Player of the Week”.  Collectors holding the corresponding Prime 9 [...]

Topps Prime 9 / Week 2 & 3

August 9th, 2011

TOPPS RECAPS FIRST THREE WEEKS OF PRIME 9 HOBBY STORE PROMOTION The PRIME 9 subject redeemable for week 2 (Redemption card # 2) was superstar first baseman Albert Pujols.  And week 3’s subject is none other than the great Jackie Robinson.  On a weekly basis, there will be a designated “Prime 9 Player of the [...]

Hobby News: “State of the Hobby”, Week ending July 22nd, 2011

July 19th, 2011

“Different Strokes for Different Folks” HOBBY NEWS A lull hangs over most of the Hobby, as many await the deluge of products to be released at the end of the month, straight through the end of the year.  Starting on the 20th of this month,  no less than 9 major releases, listed below, will be [...]