25 Total Quotes

Alan Faneca Quotes

His growth from last year to this year, his comfort level with the offense, with what NFL defenses do. He's been able to react, to be in sync, and that's when you're playing your best football. I'm definitely excited to play with him now.
Alan Faneca
#Comfort

They got the rings and we went home.
Alan Faneca
#Home

They were giving us a lot of different looks today. And for some reason, we just didn't get a lot of push against them. We're going to have to go back, look at film, and figure out how to get better.
Alan Faneca
#Giving

Would you want someone doing that in your life? If they don't like how the highway is repaired, are they going to harass them? You go to that bound, that's not right. You're not going to want it to happen to you, but sometimes people don't think that way. Sports brings out the fire in you.
Alan Faneca
#Life

We didn't focus. I reminded everybody before we went out there that we had to focus, but we lost our concentration -- and you saw the result.
Alan Faneca
#Focus

We worked on that all week. I'm really proud of the guys. That's one of the parts of the running game that helped us -- we didn't have to overcome a 5-yard penalty a couple times here and there. Even if there's a 2-yard gain it was positive. We were moving in the right direction.
Alan Faneca
#Running

We go out there and do our job from the beginning, it might not be quite as loud.
Alan Faneca
#Beginning

They're trying to create seams, create that little hole, and their backs are trying to read it and hit it. That's their scheme. It goes to personnel and schemes. We counter-block a little more than some teams do. It's a personal preference.
Alan Faneca
#Trying

People don't really expect that from us. They know we're trying to get the run going. Maybe they're thinking that a little too much. We're able to open up a little bit.
Alan Faneca
#People

Exciting? No, it's not exciting. Do you want to go work with some little young kid who's just out of college?
Alan Faneca
#Work

It's definitely a focus. You have to be geared in to every play, every situation and still get off on the snap count right. That takes a great focus to be keyed into all of that.
Alan Faneca
#Focus

The character that is brought into this locker room is tremendous. That's how you get a close-knit group of guys who are always together, never pointing fingers. It's a true credit to the organization.
Alan Faneca
#Character

I don't know if it's a big motivator, ... It's helped guide us a lot through this season, (learning to) take it game by game.
Alan Faneca
#Learning

I don't know if it's a big motivator. It's helped guide us a lot through this season, (learning to) take it game by game.
Alan Faneca
#Learning

The job isn't done. It's 60 minutes of football left to play.
Alan Faneca
#60 minutes

If that's what the birth certificate says, that's what he is. But he's playing older than that ... he's playing like he's been in the NFL a lot longer than two years.
Alan Faneca
#Birth

He did a really good job of making sure we were focused, making sure we had good weeks of practice, making it tough on us. You have to focus more on the road, where things don't come as easily, where you have the crowd noise to deal with.
Alan Faneca
#Practice

It's always run-first. The last couple of games, people decided to stop the run so we passed the ball, got the lead and sat on the lead. You're not going to set the world on fire when you're up 17 points. Look at the situations: We were trying to kill the clock and trying to pound it out.
Alan Faneca
#Games

We're just going about business and doing things. We're not sitting on where we are. We're trying to improve.
Alan Faneca
#Business

We've worked real hard on that.
Alan Faneca
#Hard

We're still trying to figure out exactly how much he played. I think it grows. I think he gets a little more playing time every year.
Alan Faneca
#Trying

I love that man. I'm going to miss him. The team is going to miss him. He's a great guy. He means the world to me ... and to everybody in the locker room.
Alan Faneca
#Love

So much hard work goes into it, it was great for it to finally pay off.
Alan Faneca
#Hard Work

The camaraderie here's a little different than a regular game, so that's going to be fun, too.
Alan Faneca
#Fun

I think in a game of that magnitude, there's going to be hype after it, and many people analyzing things. It's something to talk about. That's it. I don't think it's overshadowed what we've done.
Alan Faneca
#People