112 Total Quotes

Mark Richt Quotes

We were definitely playing for a return. We didn't think they would do that. Give them a lot of credit. It takes a lot of nerve to do that.
Mark Richt
#Credit

Once he settles down into his normal game, I think we're all going to be very pleased.
Mark Richt
#Game

He's never really been in this type of game before where he was the starter and where he really had to fight the adverse conditions. He handled it like a champion. He did not flinch.
Mark Richt
#Game

I see our basketball team beginning to get these great commitments and beginning to build for the future, and I see the same thing from Coach Croom's team. I don't see either of those men looking for shortcuts.
Mark Richt
#Basketball

There's definitely some differences in style. That may give us grief in terms of preparation.
Mark Richt
#Grief

He's a tough son of a gun, ... He's one of those guys who'll do whatever it takes for his team, and he'll do it with a lot of enthusiasm.
Mark Richt
#Guns

I think Florida's intentions were to use a lot of the things (West Virginia coach Rich) Rodriguez is doing, but Chris Leak's talents didn't really jibe with that.
Mark Richt
#Coach

No coordinator can say he's got to stop our run game because we can't pass. And no one can say if we stop their pass, there's no way they can run well enough to beat us. We're good enough in both to make teams play us honestly.
Mark Richt
#Game

No coordinator can say he's got to stop our run game because we can't pass, ... And no one can say if we stop their pass, there's no way they can run well enough to beat us. We're good enough in both to make teams play us honestly.
Mark Richt
#Game

I'm really pleased with what they've done in the clutch. Field position, momentum and points. That's what those guys have meant for us.
Mark Richt
#Clutch

dedicated to improving Jeff's employability ... elsewhere!
Mark Richt
#Dedicated

The only competition that (Stafford) is doing right now is just trying to learn what to do. The other three guys, even four guys when you count (walk-on Nick) Dalton, have a lot better idea of what to do, even on the basics of calling the cadence. He's a talented passer. I think we all know that, and you can tell he's going full speed as far as trying to learn, but there's so much to learn in such a short amount of time.
Mark Richt
#Competition

I am very excited about what's going to happen with D.J. Shockley, ... He is a great football player. I'm just happy for him. You know, guys can mope about the situation, or guys can decide, 'I just don't want to be here,' and take off. He didn't do that. Not only did he stay, but he thrived at Georgia. He is in great shape academically, and he has won community service awards for us. He's just a fantastic guy, a great man. He's probably the most respected player we have on the team.
Mark Richt
#Football

The Virginia and the Georgia jobs were coming open, which one did I think ... I said, 'Well, the Virginia job's a great one, you ought to go after that.'
Mark Richt
#Jobs

We're just shooting ourselves in the foot again. Whatever the reason is for that, I don't know.
Mark Richt
#Reason

I think he's still a relatively young kicker, ... It's good to have the confidence to know he can make that kind of kick.
Mark Richt
#Confidence

I would say you're running it up if you've got your first-team players in the game with five minutes to go and you're up by 40. If you're still throwing bombs, maybe that's running it up. I think it's the defense's job to slow people down anyway.
Mark Richt
#Running

It wasn't as relaxing of a summer I would like. I hate it when a guy misbehaves. I hate when my own child misbehaves. The bottom line is we're dealing with kids and we're dealing with human beings, and they are going to make mistakes. That's inevitable.
Mark Richt
#Hate

I'm trying to decide whether to be happy or sad. We have to be better than this or we will struggle.
Mark Richt
#Trying

It's some of our guys' first game on the road, and it really can jolt your body.
Mark Richt
#Body

It's some of our guys first game on the road, and it really can jolt your body,
Mark Richt
#Body

It's a great rivalry. It's a great game. They have an SEC-like stadium and fan base, so that is very much like what we're used to.
Mark Richt
#Rivalry

I liken what's happening there to what's happening to our men's basketball team and Coach [Dennis] Felton. He's building the program and getting guys who do things right to make a foundation which will last for a long, long time.
Mark Richt
#Basketball

He's a high-energy guy and he's been leading us beautifully. He's been keeping people off our linebackers, and he's really playing pretty well so far.
Mark Richt
#Energy

Gerald is a high-energy guy who is very strong and he's been leading us beautifully,
Mark Richt
#Energy

We're just trying to get better down there, ... We just need to get more (touchdowns). We're not going to get a touchdown every time, but we need to get a higher percentage of them.
Mark Richt
#Trying

It was his first start in a hostile environment, and he did pretty darned good.
Mark Richt
#Environment

[Spurrier is] one of the best in the business, probably ever, ... I've learned so much just watching.
Mark Richt
#Business

I've never lost a game for H-O-R-S-E yet at my house,
Mark Richt
#Game

People were saying we were going to hang 50 on them. We're not that good.
Mark Richt
#People