31 Total Quotes

Aaron Brooks Quotes

Ray Lewis, Ed Reed — you look at what they accomplished last year and it's a great opportunity for us. I'm just looking forward to going out there against those guys.
Aaron Brooks
#Opportunity

The Civil War is a big game. Regardless of the records going into the game, it's definitely going to be a dogfight.
Aaron Brooks
#War

As a football team, we're not looking for any handouts, ... We know it's going to be difficult, we know it's going to be hard. We're going to be fine and we're not going to use this as a crutch and say, 'Feel sorry for us and let us win this football game.' We're going to remain true to ourselves, stay as one as a football team.
Aaron Brooks
#Football

As a football team, we're not looking for any handouts. We'll band together as a team. We want to go out there and shed a lot of blood, sweat and tears. We want to make our people proud of us. We feel like that is our civic duty.
Aaron Brooks
#Football

I had my house phone always forwarding to my cell phone, anyway, ... I thought: Eliminate the middle man, which is my house phone.
Aaron Brooks
#Man

Unfortunately, it's our new home, temporarily, ... We're going to have to accept that and be as comfortable as possible and get into a normal schedule for the regular season.
Aaron Brooks
#Home

We expect to get the job done. There won't be any excuses being made.
Aaron Brooks
#Excuse

[6:05 p.m.: The New Orleans Saints beat the Carolina Panthers for their deluged city and the displaced victims of the Gulf Coast region, getting two touchdowns from Deuce McAllister and a 47-yard field goal from John Carney with 3 seconds left in a 23-20 season-opening win.] In the back of our minds, we know we have to give them one tiny bit of hope, ... We have complete faith in what we are doing because every time we go out there, it is our job to give them hope that every day will be a better day.
Aaron Brooks
#Saints

Try not to patronize us next time, ... and fly us out to New York and say it's a home game.
Aaron Brooks
#Home

Try not to patronise us the next time we come to New York for a home game, but those were the circumstances.
Aaron Brooks
#Home

Try not to patronize us next time, traveling us to New York, saying we're playing a home game.
Aaron Brooks
#Home

Traveling out here was uncalled for. Try not to patronize us next time and tell us it's a home game. But those were the circumstances and we lost.
Aaron Brooks
#Home

It's not a home game when you have to [travel] four hours,
Aaron Brooks
#Home

Just about everywhere we go a hurricane hits. You just can't believe it. What the hell is going on? It's like a black cloud. We may not be able to play in Baton Rouge if it hits like that.
Aaron Brooks
#Hell

Just about everywhere we go a hurricane hits. You just can't believe it. ... It's like a black cloud. We may not be able to play in Baton Rouge if it hits like that.
Aaron Brooks
#Believe

The traveling has taken a toll on us. [Sunday] we felt great because we didn't travel.
Aaron Brooks
#Travel

Any time they've got No. 4 on their football team, anything can happen. They could have an eight-game winning streak from here on out, so I'm not really too concerned about that. I'm only concerned about us as a football team going up there and trying to get a victory.
Aaron Brooks
#Football

The two games we won, we played mistake-free football,
Aaron Brooks
#Football

It's not the game,
Aaron Brooks
#Game

Coach is very frustrated. And he should be.
Aaron Brooks
#Coach

I doubt very seriously I will be a New Orleans Saint again, so I can look forward to moving on.
Aaron Brooks
#Doubt

We're definitely giving away games. (It) definitely is a matter of finishing, but we've got to not put ourselves in the situation.
Aaron Brooks
#Games

It's a new beginning for us.
Aaron Brooks
#Beginning

Actually Malik (Hairston) called the meeting. It started as a conversation, then it got kind of heated, so they called everybody over. We just questioned everybody's heart.
Aaron Brooks
#Conversation

Extremely embarrassed. We were questioning our pride.
Aaron Brooks
#Pride

It started as a conversation, a couple of guys over at the house. It started as a conversation, but then it got kind of heated, and we called everybody over and we had a meeting about it.
Aaron Brooks
#Conversation

Sometimes we got caught up into the hype that we are a running team, and that would cause us to do a lot of stuff. Now we're looking at playing smart and taking what's available.
Aaron Brooks
#Running

It is shocking for any team, ... I mean this is the NFL. The parity that is around the football league, most games are close. They pretty much dominated on both sides of the ball.
Aaron Brooks
#Football

It is shocking for any team. I mean this is the NFL. The parity that is around the football league, most games are close. They pretty much dominated on both sides of the ball.
Aaron Brooks
#Football

That was a great rebound. His basketball IQ is great. That was one where we knew we had the game.
Aaron Brooks
#Basketball