For Top Pinball Competitors, Jitters Only Help

The New York Times published a piece on the IFPA New York State Pinball Championship. Click HERE to read the article.

R.I. pinball championships draw wizards to West Greenwich

The Providence Journal in Rhode Island published a piece on the IFPA Rhode Island State Pinball Championship. Click HERE to read the article.

Grand Rapids man wins IFPA Michigan Pinball Championship

WWMT CBS3 in Michigan covered the IFPA Michigan State Pinball Championship. Click HERE to watch the video and read the article.

Milford, Hamden players to compete in state pinball finals in Meriden

The New Haven Register published an article on the IFPA Connecticut State Pinball Championship. Clicke HERE to listen to the interview.

Kalamazoo To Host Pinball State Championships

WMUK 102.1 in Kalamazoo interviewed both Mike and Sarah Schudel in advance of the IFPA Michigan State Pinball Championship. Click HERE to listen to the interview.

5 Things To Do This Weekend, Feb. 10-12: Hunker down, or brave the elements?

The Bangor Daily News featured the IFPA Maine State Pinball Championship as the #4 thing to watch for this week on their Culture Shock website. Click HERE to check it out.

New league a win for Winnipeg’s pinball scene

Winnipeg Metro published an article on the Manitoba Pinball League that will be starting up this weekend hosting an event at The Good Will Social Club. Manitoba will be joining the Canadian PCS starting this 2017-18 season. Click HERE to read the article.

Local pinball wizards heading to flippin’ state championship

The Chicago Tribune caught up with Adam O’Brien and Steven Schulz, two of the 16 finalists in Saturday’s Indiana State Championship. Click HERE to read the article.

Flippin’ With the Greats “Fantasy Football Club” Player Dan Garrett Wins Spooky Pinball Package “America’s Most Haunted Translite and Spooky T-Shirt – Next Giveaway – Alice Cooper Package

Congrats to Dan Garrett- your “America’s Most Haunted” Translite and Spooky Pinball T-shirt are on the way!  Thank you Spooky!  Dan also is awarded an Invitation to the IFPA / FWTG Cooper’stown Final Pinball Showdown (April 13, 14, 15) to compete for a NEW Pinball Machine!

Next week’s FFC Giveaway is for an Alice Cooper Package – Alice Autographed Hollywood Vampires CD, Alice Cooper Limited Edition Collectible Medallion, and a bag of misc. guitar picks and pinbacks.

As always, next week’s drawing (Thursday February 16th 8 PM CST) will also include an Invitation to the FWTG Cooper’stown Final Pinball Party (April 13, 14, 15) to compete for a Brand New Pinball Machine!

Check out Pictures from last season’s Cooper’stown party with Alice Cooper – Click HERE

Additional upcoming prizes to be awarded randomly to FFC Members include-

• 20 Invitations to Alice & Coach’s Final Super Bowl / Pinball Tournament Party Event at Cooper’stown Sports Bar (Phoenix, AZ) to compete for a Brand New Pinball Machine.
• Reconditioned Pinball Machine
• Alice Cooper Autographed “Hollywood Vampires” CD
• Limited Edition Alice Cooper & Coach Ditka Collector Medallions
• Vintage Casino Slot and/or Video Poker Machines (for home game room use only)
• Rock & Roll Memorabilia
• NOS Pinball Translites
• Autographed Football Collectibles

To join the Fantasy Football Club and become eligible for This and ALL upcoming giveaways – Click HERE

A quick reminder – There are TWO components of the Flippin’ With the Greats Campaign… Details at

1) The “Fantasy Football Club” – A club where Pinball Enthusiasts can support their favorite NFL teams (and win GREAT Stuff!) by simply buying and Creating a PERSONALIZED IFPA/FWTG Medallion to include the player’s name, IFPA #, and the NFL Team they support. Great prizes will be distributed to Club Members throughout the season. Click HERE for more details.

2) The TOURNAMENT SERIES – A Nationwide series of tournaments to be scheduled throughout the NFL season culminating in the SUPER BOWL Pinball Party at Alice Cooper’stown in Phoenix, AZ. Click HERE for more details.

Be sure to join the 2016 IFPA FWTG Series (Group) on Facebook. For more up to the minute information Click HERE

The Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund (GGAF) is a non-stock, non-profit 501(c)3 organization, providing financial grants and “pro bono” medical assistance to retired NFL players in dire need. The organization focuses on the humanitarian side of post-football related issues, which include coordination of social services to retired players who are in need due to a variety of reasons including inadequate disability and/or pensions. Learn more at

Alice Cooper’s Solid Rock is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, also. Solid Rock’s primary mission is to make an everlasting difference in the lives of teens by helping them meet their spiritual, economical, physical, and social need. Alice Cooper’s Rock Teen Center offers a safe, engaging environment during non-school hours –a time when they are most vulnerable to drugs, violence, and gangs. Maintaining a teen’s worst enemy is too much time on their hands Solid Rock provides the music, arts, vocational programs and fellowship that challenge teens to discover their passion through music, dance, self-expression, and creativity. Learn more at

Support and Follow our 2016 Flippin’ With the Greats Pinball Campaign and please “Like” Gridiron Support on Facebook

The Irregular Guys Colin Urban 2-8-2017

Colin Urban and Greg Dunlap joined Justin & Chop on The Irregular Guys – 750 / 102.9 The Game in Portland today. Click HERE to listen to the interview.