172 Total Quotes

Bill Cowher Quotes

Bill Cowher
It's a legitimate question, ... As the second half unfolded, unfortunately we did not have Jerome in the game. I wish I would have gotten him in. He was not in the game in the last series of overtime because he had not been in the game in the second half. That's a decision that I am responsible for.
Bill Cowher
#Game

Bill Cowher
I'll probably spend a lot of time watching college football on Saturday and pro football on Sunday,
Bill Cowher
#College

Bill Cowher
By no means is this a team to be written off. If you back a competitor into a corner, they are going to come out fighting. ... It is going to be a close football game. It always is.
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#Competitor

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We're going to have to deal with the crowd noise. That's something that we dealt with last week, too. So it's going to be no different.
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#Crowd

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The consensus was this was something that if we let it go he probably could have played this week, but the longer we went the risk of injury would increase and there is a chance he would be out for an extended period of time.
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#Consensus

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This is as light as Casey's been since his rookie year.
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#Light

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We are about as healthy as we have been all year going into the game.
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#Game

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Best tackling safety in football.
Bill Cowher
#Football

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They pretty much dominated us, ... Our offense to their defense, they were pretty smothering out there, and we really couldn't get anything going. Their offense and their defensive front pretty much dominated tonight, and you can't deny that.
Bill Cowher
#Defense

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The circumstances are such that we don't have a choice. We were put in that situation by losing three games in a row. We know the path that is ahead of us. It's a tough journey, but the guys are looking forward to it.
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#Choice

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I think it's a great analogy.
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#Analogy

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We're not playing at Heinz Field so, to me, it's an away game.
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#Field

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Why was he not in the game in the last series? ... That's a legitimate question ... I wish I would have gotten him in the game in the second half.
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#Game

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You talk about guys who are unselfish, who are tough, and he exemplifies that. He's a tough player, a dependable player, and he's a really good player. I like tough players.
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#Dependable

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It is an unexcused absence. I'm very disappointed in his decision and we are ready to move on with or without him.
Bill Cowher
#Absence

Bill Cowher
It is an unexcused absence, ... I'm very disappointed in his decision and we are ready to move on with or without him.
Bill Cowher
#Absence

Bill Cowher
Patience is a virtue. If you have the right people.
Bill Cowher
#Patience

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He was very impressive. Willie gives you the element the other guys don't have, the speed factor.
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#Elements

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To try to create a spark, ... try to get a possession.
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#Create

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Our best defense today was our offense. That's a good football team [Philadelphia], and we're not that much better than them. But we got some momentum today and we rode it.
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#Defense

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We will be tested with this set of circumstances. It's going to be a defining moment of this football team.
Bill Cowher
#Circumstances

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He really had a super game. It's a tough situation for him. I am just encouraged by the fact that he has gotten it taken care of and we'll probably have the opportunity to get him back this year.
Bill Cowher
#Encouragement

Bill Cowher
He tests your patience. But I go with him because he's a gamer.
Bill Cowher
#Patience

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The news on Ben is very good. We thought the injury could have been much worse when you look at the hit he took.
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#News

Bill Cowher
They're a good football team that's built for their fast surface. Offensively, they have a lot of weapons and defensively they tackle well.
Bill Cowher
#Football

Bill Cowher
If you look at our ownership, Mr. Rooney is a football guy and he understands how hard it is to do this. Nothing would be more satisfying to me than to hand him the Vince Lombardi trophy in two weeks.
Bill Cowher
#Football

Bill Cowher
I think throughout the course of these playoffs, I think we're a football team. We have had really great weeks of work. We're playing our best football at the right time of the year. It was tough to do what we had to do to go to the three places and win those games. They were all challenges in themselves.
Bill Cowher
#Football

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Maybe we focus better. Maybe there's a sense of urgency. We've been the underdogs and our guys relished that.
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#Focus

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He's a great offensive mind. He'll make use of the personnel you have down there. He's very resourceful. You got a good man.
Bill Cowher
#Mind

Bill Cowher
That's one thing Tony knows, the Steelers of the '70s, they were a tough football team, ... There's a degree of style that goes with this football team, and I think we've been able to sustain a little bit of that persona.
Bill Cowher
#Football