The Week in Quotes

Football players (and coaches and front-office people) say the darndest things

1983: The Year In Quotes

1983: The year when Return of the Jedi, Trading Places, and National Lampoon's Vacation hit movie theaters. Also the year the Colts lost John Elway and Baltimore lost the Colts; the USFL made a bunch of players rich; a rookie quarterback took the league by storm; the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were a special kind of awful; and Marcus Allen and the Raiders brought a Lombardi Trophy to Los Angeles.

Mar 08, 2021

The Month in Quotes: February 2021

It's the calm before the free agency storm. J.J. Watt, Jared Goff, and Carson Wentz have already switched teams. Will Allen Robinson and Deshaun Watson be next? Plus: Baker Mayfield sees a UFO, "Tom Brady" joins the Steelers, and Alvin Kamara finds a Rocky Mountain high.

Mar 05, 2021

1984: The Year In Quotes

War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. The NFL is in trouble. The USFL is making a challenge. Franchises are moving under cover of darkness. College football is crazy. Yet some things in 1984 were just like they are today. Bad feelings run throughout the AFC North Central. The Bears are desperate for a quarterback. And the record-setting young quarterback loses in the Super Bowl to the reigning GOAT.

Feb 25, 2021