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I've learned to appreciate every victory. I'm not going to apologize for it. We've just got to get better.
Mark Richt
#Victory

We had a better dress rehearsal today, less mistakes (than Wednesday) ... I feel like we're prepared as good as we can be at this point.
Mark Richt
#Mistakes

With this defense, you spend an awful lot of time just trying to figure it out, figuring out who`s lining up where and why, ... You`re like, `Is this guy a linebacker or is he really a `d`-end?` Because they`re all milling around.
Mark Richt
#Defense

Overall, it was fairly sloppily played offensively, but there was some beauty in our ability to run the ball.
Mark Richt
#Ability

We put the onus on the defense one more time and they made the plays again, thankfully. Running game, field position, defense. It isn't pretty sometimes.
Mark Richt
#Defense

I'm proud of our guys. You always wonder how your team is going to react to some adversity. We were losing at the half, but the guys did a great job of doing what they had to do to win. Some people may not think it's a beautiful victory, but it is to me.
Mark Richt
#Adversity

With Shockley, he becomes a weapon himself with his ability to run above and beyond the basics, ... You've got to be an accurate passer, you've got to be a good decision-maker, you've got to be able to handle the pressure of the job and you've got to be a leader. He is all those things, plus he has the bonus of being able to run. It's exciting for us.
Mark Richt
#Ability

You have no prayer of simulating [in practice] everything they have done in the past,
Mark Richt
#Past

A lot of this game will be trying to make adjustments as quickly as possible after we find out some of the goodies they've got ready for us.
Mark Richt
#Trying

If you believe he is a great player and very good person and a hard worker and he is only 20 points away [on the SAT] and not a qualifier on signing day ... if you don't sign him, you probably will have someone else who will. And he'll play against you.
Mark Richt
#Believe

We showed a lot of mental toughness,
Mark Richt
#Mental

I don't think a playoff is the answer, ... I like college football the way it is. I really do. The regular season in college football is better than any sport in America, maybe the world.
Mark Richt
#College

He think that's his most natural position, ... He likes (the middle) the best. His body type you wouldn't draw up for a (middle linebacker), but he lays the wood probably better than any of our linebackers
Mark Richt
#Body

We might have the only kickoff team in the country that doesn't have any linebackers running down there,
Mark Richt
#Country

Without him we don't win this game.
Mark Richt
#Game

When you're halfway through the year, and you haven't lost yet, I'm sure it's in the back of your mind, but you have to keep it in the back of your mind,
Mark Richt
#Mind

When you start talking about national implications, we really don't have much control over that at all.
Mark Richt
#Control

I know (Gant) was hurt bad,
Mark Richt
#Hurt

The open date is a tremendous advantage. They'll be more rested. They'll be a fresher football team. They'll probably have a better plan than they would have had with a week's notice.
Mark Richt
#Football

That was enough adversity for a team without a lot of character and leadership to fold up, ... and they never did.
Mark Richt
#Adversity

Without a doubt, he was our player of the game.
Mark Richt
#Doubt

I would be sad for the players if that happened. But I'm thrilled to death to think we could go through the season without losing a game.
Mark Richt
#Death

The good news, ... is that some guys have been able to come in and get some experience.
Mark Richt
#Experience

We just had to hang on for dear life today. It's not fun to see your boys go down. I also have to give a lot of credit to Arkansas. I tried to tell everyone how fast they were.
Mark Richt
#Boys

I think we've been taking Bennett for granted around here a long time. He's made those kicks in the games we've been winning. Gosh, you take nine points right there we've got a chance to win the game.
Mark Richt
#Games

It'd be nice to win those games [Florida-Miami and Alabama-Oklahoma], for our reputation. But I think the bottom line is, whoever wins the conference ... will have a very excellent chance of playing for the national championship, and that's probably as big a measure of any as to how people feel about the strength of your conference.
Mark Richt
#Games

I was a little befuddled, ... I've seen guys making plays all the time in practice, and I'm like, 'What's the problem?' But when you'd look at the tape, it really was just one guy making a mistake.
Mark Richt
#Practice

We control our destiny still. That's where you want to be.
Mark Richt
#Control

We're not a team that has a bunch of superstars. We're not a one-man show. It's certainly not good to lose your starting quarterback, especially as good as he was playing, but we're going to concentrate on what we're going to do now rather than on what we've lost.
Mark Richt
#Man

We have an opportunity this week, if we can find some way to win it, to clinch the Eastern Division. I don't know if that's going to happen or not. We just have to take inventory of who can play right now.
Mark Richt
#Opportunity