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Elliott Sadler Quotes

Busch racing is so fun to me because there's no points involved and I can go race and try to win, take chances. We might make it on gas, we might not.
Elliott Sadler
#Fun

We're not out of the gas hardly at all, which makes it hard to pass. You can't really gain speed on people if they're wide open and you are too.
Elliott Sadler
#Gain

I'm just glad we saw the checkered flag, ... We've had a lot of great cars here the last month and a half and haven't been able to show it. So, to see the checkered flag and get a top-10 was a big relief to this team.
Elliott Sadler
#Cars

Guys are going to have to race their guts out to pass.
Elliott Sadler
#Race

I have 32 dogs. I've been raising dogs for about 15 years. I'm not married. I don't have any kids. They're kind of like my kids when I go home.
Elliott Sadler
#Dogs

I told Doug Yates we are going to get another pole here this weekend, ... It's a lot of fun to drive; everybody is really happy right now. It's really cool to run this well every week we just need a little bit of luck right now. I am going to sleep on a different side of the bed tonight and get up on a different side of the bed and see if that will bring us some luck tomorrow.
Elliott Sadler
#Fun

My whole body is shaking right now. This is such a fast track. It was very nerve-racking, but very fun.
Elliott Sadler
#Body

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Elliott Sadler
#Race

My whole body is shaking. This is such a fast track and that's not out of the gas much,
Elliott Sadler
#Body

Now I know why they don't put speedometers in our race cars. It is very fast.
Elliott Sadler
#Race

It's going to take a lot to beat him. I think Jimmie is the best race car driver at this race track. He's got a beautiful line. He knows what his car needs. ... Before it's all said and done, we're going to have to outrun them.
Elliott Sadler
#Race

It's ungodly, the pressure that we get as drivers,
Elliott Sadler
#Drivers

It's ungodly . . . the pressure that we get as drivers,
Elliott Sadler
#Drivers

The world's not over with, ... I've got some great sponsors on this race car that believe in us whether we made it or not. I got a great car owner in Robert Yates. We've just got to try and maybe get that 11th spot.
Elliott Sadler
#Race

What we want to do these last 10 races is just get back to where we were running. We know the world hasn't come to an end because we're not in the top 10. Our season is not over just because we're not in it. We've got to go out and win a couple of races for this team, our owners and our sponsors.
Elliott Sadler
#Running

I've got a great race team and we're all pulling together, ... This is what we work hard for -- we're all going to fail together or we're going to succeed together, and that's the way this 38 team is.
Elliott Sadler
#Race

I've got a great comfort level working with Kevin -- I've worked with him now for two years and he's just been behind the scenes more than anything,
Elliott Sadler
#Comfort

Nineteen laps to go, running for a million bucks, you're going to do every little trick in the trade and everything you know how to do to try and win the race, ... Mark outsmarted me a little bit on that one. That was a great job. He did a great job.
Elliott Sadler
#Running

The philosophy has changed in how you race for a championship. The whole thrust is on getting into that top 10 to give yourself a chance. Once you get there, luck comes into play, and anything can happen.
Elliott Sadler
#Philosophy

I'm proud of my guys in the shop and I can't wait to get the race started on Sunday.
Elliott Sadler
#Race

I wasn't really too hot about it in the beginning, but it's grown on me. It's like if there's a football game and the score is 49--3 in the fourth quarter, well, you aren't going to watch it. But if it's 10--10 in the fourth quarter, you're going to pay attention.
Elliott Sadler
#Beginning

Kevin's done a great job, ... He's been the man behind the scenes for the last two years. Everybody's been behind him the last two weeks and things are going really well.
Elliott Sadler
#Man

I guess he's trying to keep his streak alive -- he caused a big wreck here last year and he caused a big one again this year, ... Maybe that's his way of racing here at Talladega ... try to get rid of everybody so he can win the race.
Elliott Sadler
#Trying

I guess he's trying to keep his streak alive — he caused a big wreck here last year and he caused a big one again this year, ... Maybe that's his way of racing here at Talladega ... try to get rid of everybody so he can win the race.
Elliott Sadler
#Trying

run over you each and every week and then just get on TV with a little smile and say they're sorry and act like everything is OK.
Elliott Sadler
#Smile

I don't think this is going to be a clean race at all,
Elliott Sadler
#Race

He doesn't mind telling you what's on his mind and kind of the plan that he wants to do. I'm the same way, so, we've kind of hit it off pretty good.
Elliott Sadler
#Mind

That is a very tough call where they're sitting way above the track, and we're in the cars running 190. We don't know where the line is until somebody crosses it. I'm sure we're going to push that line and push that envelope come Sunday.
Elliott Sadler
#Running

I just think the way Tommy looks at a race car, the way he looks at a race is different than anything I've ever been used to.
Elliott Sadler
#Race

I'm going to take a picture for a class.
Elliott Sadler
#Class