View Full Version : Random Quotes From Around the League

08-01-2007, 01:56 PM
Titans LB Keith Bulluck, quoted on Tennessean.com on the possibility of Adam “Pacman” Jones entering a professional wrestling ring: “He's a football player. He's no wrestler. He needs to concentrate on other things besides wrestling. I think he has enough on his plate right now. But you never know with that guy. Who knows what he is going to do. I don't know if that is the best thing to do, but at the same time it's not my decision, it's Pac's.”

(http://www.profootballweekly.com/PFW/Features/They+Said+It/2007/073007.htm#)Michael Strahan’s (http://www.profootballweekly.com/PFW/Features/They+Said+It/2007/073007.htm#) agent, Tony Agnone, quoted on NYDailyNews.com regarding his client’s current holdout: “I've never asked them for money. We haven't talked money since March, when we discussed extending Michael's contract. That has not been the issue here in this situation. Michael is a Hall of Fame player. Michael is going to decide when he'll decide to hang them up or not.” (http://www.profootballweekly.com/PFW/Features/They+Said+It/2007/073007.htm#)

Saints head coach Sean Payton (http://www.profootballweekly.com/PFW/Features/They+Said+It/2007/073007.htm#) was somewhat critical of rookie WR Robert Meachem’s performance following the team’s first training-camp session, as mentioned in The Times-Picayune (New Orleans): “He was solid. Some things he did well. Some things he needs to work on. He's got to work on his transition, getting in and out of his cuts and being able to change direction.”

Cardinals RB Edgerrin James (http://www.profootballweekly.com/PFW/Features/They+Said+It/2007/073007.htm#), quoted in The Arizona Republic regarding new head coach Ken Whisenhunt’s emphasis on player accountability: “As far as talent, Denny Green did a great job of bringing talent here. There is talent up and down that roster, but little things is what we have to focus on, and that's what they've been preaching. Everybody is buying into it. I don't see nobody being late. Nobody is missing anything. Everybody is doing what they're supposed to do.”

Jets WR Jerrico Cotchery describing the benefits of having an entire offseason to work with now-healthy QB Chad Pennington, as quoted in The Star-Ledger (N.J.): “It feels good to have a set quarterback. The entire offseason we had one quarterback. To be able to have that chemistry with the quarterback has been great this offseason. When you have one guy in there the entire time, you get used to that guy. Everyone becomes one with that one guy in the huddle. You get that good feel and everyone just feeds off the quarterback.”