49 Total Quotes

Frank Beamer Quotes

Frank Beamer
I want to congratulate Louisville on playing a great game. We were lucky to win. I also want to congratulate my guys on hanging in there and battling and coming back in the second half. We got back to playing Virginia Tech football in the second half.
Frank Beamer
#Congratulate

Frank Beamer
We're not a turnover team. It was just kind of freaky tonight.
Frank Beamer
#Kind

Frank Beamer
They knew what needed to be done. I think they did a great job of going back out there and quickly taking the game back over.
Frank Beamer
#Job

Frank Beamer
This is our last opportunity to show we're a good football team. I believe this is one of the best football teams Virginia Tech has ever had. Getting to 11 wins would be something--and so would finishing in the top 10.
Frank Beamer
#Football

Frank Beamer
These are all unusual things that can happen in a ballgame,
Frank Beamer
#Ball Game

Frank Beamer
I think he takes pride in sitting in there and throwing the football, ... But people that have the ability that he has ? Michael and Marcus ? they've got to take off when they feel the need to take off. That's what he does.
Frank Beamer
#Ability

Frank Beamer
We take pride in our program in doing things right . . . just too many things that weren't quite right, ... I hate to see anyone's story here not be successful. You want it to turn out right, you work for it to come out right. Just too many situations. I thought this was what's best for our football team.
Frank Beamer
#Hate

Frank Beamer
You can look at the history and there have been some great games, some great players, but I don't think that has anything to do with what happens Saturday night. It's just get your helmet on tight and let's go.
Frank Beamer
#Games

Frank Beamer
I reminded [our players] about it in the dressing room after the game. We've been a very good football team so far, but it's only four games into the season. The last time we went to West Virginia we were six games into the season and feeling pretty good about ourselves and we got whacked upside the head.
Frank Beamer
#Football

Frank Beamer
Marcus has been consistently getting better. Every week you see a little improvement.
Frank Beamer
#Improvement

Frank Beamer
I think it's a credit to our defense to be able to stop them after turnovers on our side of the 50-yard line. Turnovers on the 1-yard line are also hard to overcome. That's not us.
Frank Beamer
#Defense

Frank Beamer
There have been some things that he would like to have back, but it doesn't surprise me that he's had a good year. He's a smart guy and understands. I think Marcus is just a player. It's in his genes.
Frank Beamer
#Surprise

Frank Beamer
Michael gets up for (games). He goes a little faster. I feel like Marcus is the same way. The way he handled himself, particularly in the N.C. State game, kind of gave you an indication he's the very same guy.
Frank Beamer
#Games

Frank Beamer
He runs our team. He's very much in control. He's the calmest guy on our sideline as far as I can tell, and that's the mark of a good quarterback and a good leader for your offense. He's always got it under control.
Frank Beamer
#Control

Frank Beamer
He's very much in control. He's the calmest guy on our sideline as far as I can tell, and that's the mark of a good quarterback and a good leader for your offense. He's always got it under control.
Frank Beamer
#Control

Frank Beamer
Michael gets up for (games). He goes a little faster. I feel like Marcus is the same way. The way he handled himself, particularly in the N.C. State game (a 20-16 victory), kind of gave you an indication he's the very same guy.
Frank Beamer
#Games

Frank Beamer
We usually have four. The voting was so close, we went with all six.
Frank Beamer
#Voting

Frank Beamer
We got back to Virginia Tech football in the second half. We knocked off the penalties and played good, tough football ... I thought our kids gave great effort and kept battling, and I'm proud of that.
Frank Beamer
#Football

Frank Beamer
I'm very disappointed that this didn't have a better ending.
Frank Beamer
#Ending

Frank Beamer
We got back to what I call Virginia Tech football. I don't know where we've been here for a while, but personal fouls, penalties, sloppy play, that is not us. We didn't win all these games being like that.
Frank Beamer
#Football

Frank Beamer
But that good football team - we fumbled five times, we threw three interceptions and we had 13 penalties for 115 yards.
Frank Beamer
#Football

Frank Beamer
He had a lot of people in there in the backfield with him,
Frank Beamer
#People

Frank Beamer
I'm proud that we demonstrated to the ACC that we were a good pick. We've got the ability to be a good program for them. I think they knew that, but I think a lot of people didn't think we were going to be that this year.
Frank Beamer
#Ability

Frank Beamer
He had a lot of people in there in the backfield with him.
Frank Beamer
#People

Frank Beamer
I think sometimes you're a better program than people realize you are. And I think that might be Louisville's case. I mean in the last three years they have won 29 games. They're for real. I think this team can play with anyone.
Frank Beamer
#People

Frank Beamer
He's not just a big back. He's a big back who has that breakaway ability. He's really quick and a great athlete.
Frank Beamer
#Ability

Frank Beamer
It's just one of those years where more guys than usual left the state, but we'll continue to work hard to get the best players in the state of Virginia.
Frank Beamer
#Work

Frank Beamer
I say that if a guy commits to another school, then we shouldn't go back and continue to recruit that guy unless that guy wants us to continue to recruit him and (the recruit says) that. If they say that, then I think you've got to continue to recruit them. That's my whole deal on things.
Frank Beamer
#School

Frank Beamer
All three of these guys bring something special to this staff from a football standpoint and a recruiting standpoint.
Frank Beamer
#Football

Frank Beamer
I remember watching him at Highland Springs (High School, near Richmond), and when I recruited him I told him my plan was to get him on offense some and get him on defense some, and I think he's the kind of guy that can handle it. I think he's got that kind of ability.
Frank Beamer
#School