Football linemen are motivated by a more complicated, self- determining series of factors than the simple fear of humiliation in the public gaze, which is the emotion that galvanizes the backs and receivers
The winning team has a dedication. It will have a core of veteran players who set the standards. They will not accept defeat.
One of life's most painful moments comes when we must admit that we didn't do our homework, that we are not prepared.
When a man lies, he murders some part of the world.
You are the land. The land is you.
Our whole philosophy was to intimidate the quarterback. We were able to do it. We were pioneers. People still recognize us as, maybe, the best defensive line of all time.
I probably played hurt a lot more times than I should have.
After a few games I knew I was going to be able to compete. The idea of being a star never crossed my mind.
I was always the last one chosen for football games in Central Park.
I was captain and should have set the example. I would lift a minimum of weights. Mine was natural physical strength. I always thought quickness and agility were much more important.
I can ski out of my back door.