14 Total Quotes

Gary Patterson Quotes

Last year was frustrating for me as a head coach. Sometime when you take over a program, I see the word out there, I'm maintaining ... For me, I was part of that also. Now to be able to knock off an Oklahoma, there are a lot of positives with it.
Gary Patterson
#Coach

Give Mendenhall and his boys a lot of credit. We have a pretty good defense and they scored 50 points on us.
Gary Patterson
#Boys

We don't pick in our definition of how we run routes. I don't know why they would think we would do that.
Gary Patterson
#Definition

You always worry about your offense, but our offense is a little ahead of our defense right now. This group is ready, but you never know until game time.
Gary Patterson
#Defense

We have the potential to do everything we've talked about doing – and that's not just being in the Top 25. We can be a Top 10 contender in whatever we want to do.
Gary Patterson
#Potential

Robert is a very humble guy who's never asked for any glory. He's played through injuries, and he's a back we can count on to get the hard yards.
Gary Patterson
#Glory

After a game like this you always feel like you are No. 1. We wanted an opportunity to finish high and jump into the top 10 in the final rankings. I feel like we've earned it.
Gary Patterson
#Opportunity

I'm really proud of the team and really proud of the way the defense played in the second half. We wanted an opportunity to finish high and jump into the top 10 in the final rankings. I feel like we've earned it.
Gary Patterson
#Defense

BYU plays great defense and we'll have to find a way to take the ball game, ... That's how you win in conference on the road. They've moved the football this year and had penalties and turnovers when they got into the red zone. You have to create lost yardage plays to stop them. You have to take the fight to them and not play on your heels.
Gary Patterson
#Defense

This is one of those games. If it had gone on for another hour, it would have kept going the exact same way, ... It was a great ballgame.
Gary Patterson
#Games

This is one of those games. If it had gone on for another hour, it would have kept going the exact same way. It was a great ballgame.
Gary Patterson
#Games

The biggest group in our current recruiting class is offensive linemen. Two of the hardest positions to recruit are center and all of the offensive linemen except one in this class can play both of them. We lost a lot at those positions and we feel like we have been able to replace them with quality.
Gary Patterson
#Class

There are so many things being taught. We're just trying to install and get better.
Gary Patterson
#Trying

Kids are just starting to fly around.
Gary Patterson
#Fly