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Aaaah, what used to be

Discussion in 'Miami Dolphins Forum' started by emocomputerjock, Dec 15, 2010.

  1. emocomputerjock

    emocomputerjock Senior Member

    Nov 23, 2007
    I accidentally clicked to the last page of posts on this forum (or, the first posts in this forum if you will) and happened upon this classic: http://forums.thephins.com/showthre...sed-Autographed-John-Beck-Jersey-is-going-for! Some maniacal Dolphan ended up paying in excess of 7,000 dollars for a Beck autographed game-used jersey :lol: The following year Beck was a third stringer and never played another down for the Dolphins during the regular season again. I suppose it's not just the front office investing so much into a young QB
  2. texasPHINSfan

    texasPHINSfan New Member

    Dec 14, 2007
    Bellevue, WA
    As funny (or sad) as that is, I have similar luck with jerseys. I bought a McMichael jersey like 2-3 months before he was gone from our team. I had a Ricky Williams jersey that I stupidly got rid of after the 2004 debacle. After I got rid of that, I needed a new Phins gameday jersey so i got a Welker. Had that until he was traded away. Got a Ginn jersey as a present after his first year here (back when we thought he had promise and was going to improve). Well, I can't wear that jersey again. :lol:

    So I buy an orange Henne jersey last year. [​IMG]

    Given my track record, I'm afraid to buy another Dolphins jersey. Wait. Does Dan Henning have a jersey? Maybe I'll buy that one. :lol:
  3. padre31

    padre31 Premium Member Luxury Box

    Nov 22, 2007
    inching to 100k posts
    I ponied up 125 for a Jared Odrick autographed penn state jersey..that did not work out so well...:D
  4. Ohio Fanatic

    Ohio Fanatic Oh, Oh, Oh Fitzmagic Club Member

    Nov 26, 2007
    Concord, MA
    I paid 120 bucks for a Abdul-Jabbar jersey. reversible. beautiful jersey still hanging in my closet.
  5. PhinsPhan23

    PhinsPhan23 New Member

    Nov 4, 2010
    Please don't go buy a Cam Wake jersey.

    Or Marshall, Bess, Long, Davis, Smith, Clemons, Dansby, Misi, Odrick, Langford.

    I suggest you go get a Crowder, McQuistan, or Kevin Curtis jersey.
  6. texasPHINSfan

    texasPHINSfan New Member

    Dec 14, 2007
    Bellevue, WA

    My local Dolphin friends here have fun with that one too. Last year they were telling me to buy a Gibril Wilson jersey, haha :wink2:
  7. CrunchTime

    CrunchTime Administrator Retired Administrator

    Nov 23, 2007
    Your best bet is to pick an item whose displayed name is already in the HOF .Csonka,Marino,

    If you want to be current how about Jake Long .He is the only player on the squad who is likely to stand the test of time.
  8. RunRickyRun

    RunRickyRun New Member

    Oct 15, 2009
    Why don't you buy a player who has a future?

    All of those guys seemed like busts except Williams.

    I've had an Orange Ronnie Brown since he was drafted.

    Henne may be the guy. But thats hard to see. You can get a Henne at Marshalls for 25 bucks now. As well as an Oppherdhal, Duper, and Taylor. (In Sawgrass Mills).

    Long may be the guy to get, also Bess. Bess has signed an extension so it's safe for at least two years. Do you still have that Wes Welker jersey? PM me a price. I think I know someone who may want it.

    You can also strip off the nameplate on the Ginn and replace it with a Marshall. Or your own name.
  9. SeanP

    SeanP Season Ticket Holder Club Member

    Aug 24, 2009
    Deltona FL
    I bought a Ronnie Brown Jersey end of 2008 thinking man, Ronnie is playing amazing, he'll be here forever. Boy is there egg on MY face now :(
  10. Dolphins1Beatles

    Dolphins1Beatles Ziggy Stardust

    Oct 9, 2009
    New York
    I've been fairly good, though some misses. I got a Ricky jersey in 2002 and still have it, and kept it and wore it through 2004 and 2006, so that ended up paying off. My first miss might be my Authentic Ronnie Brown jersey I got in the spring if he's gone....but he's been here long enough and if he leaves it will be classy where it won't matter and I can still wear. But he'll probably get picked up by the Patriots and end up beating us next season....
  11. ToddsPhins

    ToddsPhins Banned

    Mar 15, 2009
    I paid $400 for Anna Kournikiva to touch my pe-pe. The following year she plummeted in the rankings. I probably could've gotten a bargain price if I waited, but it was incredibly comfortable & fit like a glove...... so I have no buyer's remorse.
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  12. eric

    eric New Member

    Oct 11, 2009
    i bought a pennington jersey to wear to the 08 playoff game. felt i made the wrong choice by the end of game day.
  13. Dol Fan99

    Dol Fan99 Active Member

    Sep 12, 2010
    San Diego, CA
    I bought a henne jersey last year around Christmas time (period) haha kidding, kinda
    then for xmas my mom gets me a porter jersey right as he starts crying about wanting to leave... still has the tag on it, so its up for grabs can i get 30 dollars anyone anyone okay 20? nahhh f**k it ill give you 30 to take it out of my closet

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