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Old 08-29-2006, 04:01 PM   #13
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Default Re: Meeting Fast Willie

Originally Posted by jaysta View Post
Now for the million dollar question...who gets the money for the autograph? I say if it's Willie, than more power to him to charge what he wants. Most likely though, the sports stores got him to come out for free through the Steelers organization and then charged a premium price to get an autograph.

I have to disagree with you, majority of all sports athletes get up front $$$ to sign at a convention or sports shop. Last year, Montana was signing at a huge sports show and they were charging 150 and more for his auto. That is because he was charging a HUGE fee to sign.. 40 bucks is good for a Willie Parker auto. Hell, i would pay that for a Heath Miller.
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