Former American Football League (AFL) and National Football League (NFL) Lineman Ed Budde signed and returned his 1973 Topps card in 11 days. The card was sent to his personal residence in Kansas. The address can be found on SCN for members only.
Budde was the number 4 overall pick in the 1963 NFL Draft but chose to sign with the Kansas City Chiefs who made him the 8th pick of the AFL Draft the same year. He would go on to play 14 years all with the Chiefs. During his time he would be named an AFL All-Star 5 times, make the AFL all-time team, win 2 AFL titles, 1 Super Bowl Championship and was inducted into the Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Fame!