You learnt that, whatever you are doing in life, obstacles don't matter very much. Pain or other circumstances can be there, but if you want to do a job bad enough, you'll find a way to get it done.
Good luck is a residue of preparation.
Football has been my life for as long as I can remember.
The emotions of the game do not change.
By that time I was thinking a little about pro ball and hopeful that someone would draft me.
There are no opportune times for a penalty, and this is not one of those times.
Those opportunities to play in championship games are few and far between.
You learn to kid around and joke and not take things too seriously because somehow its all gonna work out for the best - or you're gonna make it work out.
I visualize things in my mind before I have to do them. It's like having a mental workshop.
But this was my chance to go to the Super Bowl. Nothing was going to stop me.
He owned a service station, and I used to go there and piddle around - pump some gas, get in the way.
I think my numbers speak for themselves.
Deacon Jones has been the most inspirational person in my football career.