35 Total Quotes

Al Michaels Quotes

Living here in southern California, I'll miss hearing Rocky Top for an entire week at the end of December. I was actually looking forward to it. Tennessee has a better fight song than Nebraska.
Al Michaels
#American Entertainer Quotes

With his wealth of experience, and the knowledge he's obviously accumulated through the years, Emmitt Smith would be a much smarter runner at this point of his career.
Al Michaels
#Experience

Any time a running back reaches the age of 31 or 32, he has to lose a step. No one is a freak of nature. No one is going to be able to take the pounding a running back has to take over a 10- or 12-year career and not lose a step.
Al Michaels
#American Entertainer Quotes #Age And Aging

Nobody wants to see teams out of contention showcased in December and January. I'm sure this is something that will be discussed again this off-season.
Al Michaels
#American Entertainer Quotes

The Miami Dolphins have to be taken seriously. Here's a team that seems to be jelling.
Al Michaels
#American Entertainer Quotes

If I had to make a choice on that at this point in my life, I've been a terrible investor. And I haven't been.
Al Michaels
#Choice

It might be a little much to call it a victory tour, ... But that's the mind-set we're going into it with. We're going to make sure we go out on the highest level.
Al Michaels
#Mind

You wish maybe it could've gone on forever, but that's the nature of the business, ... This year, I'm just going to enjoy every moment and relish every minute of every game.
Al Michaels
#Business

Those three words — Monday Night Football — resonate like no other,
Al Michaels
#Football

I feel like I'm a creature of Monday night. I'm home and I'm staying home,
Al Michaels
#Home

Maybe it's a little much to call it a victory tour, but I think that's the mindset we're going to go in with,
Al Michaels
#Victory

We've always considered it an honor to be part of this show and we're going to go out with a bang. You wish it could have gone on forever, but that's the nature of the business: Some things are out of your hands.
Al Michaels
#Honor

creature of Monday night.
Al Michaels
#Night

That place rocks. When I'm in there on Monday nights, if the game is good, it's about as loud as any place in the league. People think it's laid-back ... but fans there can be as passionate as fans anywhere.
Al Michaels
#Game

Some people haven't really seen him. They might hear maybe this guy's the best back in the league and say, 'I want to take a look at this guy.' There's a great curiosity factor with him right now.
Al Michaels
#People

The game will continue. But the ABC era of 'Monday Night Football' comes to an end tonight.
Al Michaels
#Football

It's an American television institution. I think the median age (in the United States) is around 35 -- so for more than half the people in this country, they've never had life without 'Monday Night Football.' We've always considered it an honor to be part of this show.
Al Michaels
#Age And Aging

It's funny, but when there are dominant teams, there are a number of people who rail about the fact that they're always seeing the Dallas Cowboys or the San Francisco 49ers or the Green Bay either in the playoffs or in the Super Bowl.
Al Michaels
#Funny #American Entertainer Quotes

Condoleezza Rice, the national security adviser, is right there... she's in town because her father was at Johnson Smith College... and she was delivering a speech there.
Al Michaels
#American Entertainer Quotes #College

Two minutes left in Super Bowl XXXIX, and with the Cowboys ahead by four points, the Patriots' quest for history will hinge on this final drive.
Al Michaels
#Cowboys

It's more a matter of honoring; that's the way I look at it 1,000 percent. You don't turn this into a promo. It's too important.
Al Michaels
#Honoring

We've tried to soak in every second this season. At this point, we're just trying to make one last memory.
Al Michaels
#Memory

It really is the end of an era. John's always saying, 'Let's go out and make some memories.' That's what we try to do. We know it's over. Let's just try to make one more memory.
Al Michaels
#Memories

It was the Buffalo Bills at the Minnesota Vikings on NBC. It went to about five markets.
Al Michaels
#Bills

I still believe Emmitt has enough left in the tank to be a productive back over the next couple of seasons.
Al Michaels
#American Entertainer Quotes #Believe

But we're not supposed to talk anything besides football.
Al Michaels
#American Entertainer Quotes