Todd in Houston for Autograph Signing
Friday, January 23, 2004

Breaking news to report on Spawn creator and McFarlane Toys founder Todd McFarlane will be in Houston on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 31 and Feb. 1. He will be signing Jan. 31 at the NFL Experience autograph area from 4 to 6 p.m.

Otherwise, the game plan remains the same. Here's a recap: The staff will be at the Topps Super Bowl XXXVIII Card Show at the NFL Experience at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston -- booth numbers 41 and 55 -- from Thursday Jan. 29 to Sunday Feb. 1, 2004. Hours are: Thursday 1/29, 3 p.m. - 10 p.m.; Friday 1/30, 3 p.m. - 10 p.m.; Saturday 1/31, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.; and Sunday 2/1, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. For more information on the event, click here.

For sale at the event? This year's exclusive pieces:

The pieces will sell for $15 each or the set of two (Carr and George) for $25. The purchase limit for the first day of the show will be four sets per person. Our limits are always subject to change depending on inventory and may be different for each day. Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee product availability throughout the show. We will also have NBA 5 Yao Ming figures for sale for $10 each. Cash and Visa are the only acceptable payment options at the show.

See you in Houston. Oh, and if you read this far, here's a nice surprise: A downloadable trailer we'll be showing at the Super Bowl. Enjoy.

>> NFL 7 TRAILER (7.99mb, QuickTime 6 required)

Still reading? Good. We've got one more piece of even later-breaking news for you. On Saturday, Todd will be at Rice University for a game of Celebrity Flag Football. Schedule is as follows:

10:30 - 10:45: Players arrive
11:00 - 11:30: Introduction
11:30 - 1:00: Game
1:00 - 2:00: Meet-n-greet with VIPs, sponsors, charities

For more info on the game, click here.