Take this measly couple hundred dollar helmet, for example. Slap a Johnny Football autograph on it and it all the sudden becomes an $18,000 helmet.
On Friday night, the Aggieland Outfitters held their Heisman Helmet bid at the Houston Coaches Night. The result was a whole lot of money raised for Texas A&M scholarships. This from Aggieland Outfitters Facebook fan page:
Houston breaks the record for the Aggieland Outfitters Heisman Helmet bids with an $18,000 bid! 5 helmets have now raised over $73,000 for Aggie scholarships!
We can now add “Johnny Scholarship” to his long list of aliases.
[H/T Busted Coverage]