When they say all-pro middle linebacker, I want them to mean Butkus! Earl Campbell I learned from different guys I played with, too.
Dick Butkus I worked hard at becoming a professional football player, just like society says you should. The key was probably three people: The good Lord, the offensive linemen I played with and great fullbacks that could block very well.
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Troy Aikman I’ve always viewed myself as an achiever. Troy Aikman It actually took me a year to learn how to play running back – to understand what they were doing defensively and then what our guys were doing every single play. Death will kill you once, but fear kills you over and over and over, if you let it. Terry Bradshaw The best thing you can say about any coach is his players play hard for him. But, then again, boy, there’s something about winning a Super Bowl. Jim Brown When you have a problem, rules don’t solve your problem. Jim Brown Nobody I ever broke bread with, and I see players all the time, talked about using their head running the football. Dick Butkus We’re a big check mark on everybody’s schedule.
Marcus Allen But Barry, to me, is head and shoulders above everybody. Terry Bradshaw What’s the worst thing that can happen to a quarterback? Terry Bradshaw I always wanted everyone to like me. But my first few seasons, I could to count the number of people on my bandwagon on one finger. Jim Brown If you truly believe something, and it’s incorrect, that doesn’t mean you don’t have integrity. Organizations and people that tell you you have to be number 1; that’s not it. I told them it’s just another challenge; let’s go after it.
Troy Aikman 12 of the best years of my life – It will never be forgotten. I clenched my fist, I turned around, and I closed my eyes and I said, ‘This f-in game is over.’” (Bednarik, after his famous hit on RB Frank Gifford.) Chuck Bednarik I just liked to play football, no matter what the position. I hated and loved them, hated and loved them, hated and loved them. Terry Bradshaw Bottom line is if you turn the ball over to a team that isn’t as good, you then have brought them up to your level. Terry Bradshaw As a player, it says everything about you if you made the Hall of Fame. Jim Brown When I played pro football, I never set out to hurt anyone deliberately – unless it was, you know, important, like a league game or something.
Football Quotes | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 Also, check out Football Slogans and Sayings Here are some of the best football quotes from NFL stars. I just get ready for the next play, the next game, the next season. As soon as he caught it, I really puffed him, and his head snapped and the ball flew, and Chuck Weber fell on it. Jim Brown I had a choice to be lazy or lean – if I hadn’t changed, thing probably would catch up with me.
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