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I probably didn't help Joe much. I tried to help Joe by running the ball, playing a little more conservative. Looking back on what I did, I probably would have stuck with the plan that we practiced the most.
Mark Richt
#Conservative

My goal is not to cause somebody grief or to make anyone upset, ... My goal is to love these guys and put them in a situation where they can grow up to be the best men they can be. We are an authority over them, and I have influence over them, and I take that responsibility seriously.
Mark Richt
#Grief

It's been good enough to make the play-action pass legitimate. We've done some good things. Our backs have done some good things overall. Not many people can line up and run over people down after down. We're more into having good balance.
Mark Richt
#Action

It's no fun to lose, ... We haven't lost in a while and now we get to remember what it feels like. Everybody wants to be undefeated and that's what we wanted. There are no excuses.
Mark Richt
#Fun

Last year, they played a bunch of close games. Learning how to win doesn't happen overnight. Coach (Bobby) Johnson has done a good job of teaching that in a real methodical way.
Mark Richt
#Games

I really believe he's the best one in the league. When you get some wins, it validates the talent you have.
Mark Richt
#Talent

We're pulling him off of that duty right now.
Mark Richt
#Duty

He's grown up a Bulldog. His grandfather, his father, his uncle all played for Georgia, Georgia football is in his blood. I think it does help.
Mark Richt
#Football

It's not very often in our league that one team will become a dominant force in any given year for more than a year.
Mark Richt
#Force

It's a lot more fun to be in it than not, and it's a lot more fun to win it than lose it.
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#Fun

Guys like D. J. make this business worthwhile.
Mark Richt
#Business

We have our schedule set up so the mornings are about business and after lunch is time to enjoy the bowl.
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#Business

A lot of people doubted his ability to handle the academic rigors at our school. He's proven he can do that and be a fantastic All-American football player and be a fantastic citizen. He's got a heart for young people. He wants to give back. He's just a great credit to this program and our university.
Mark Richt
#Ability

When D.J. first got hurt, it was sad. We didn't know how bad, he didn't know how bad it was. We were thinking his career at Georgia could be over right then and there. That would have been awful. We would have tried to sugarcoat it as best we could, but it would have been sad for him and for us.
Mark Richt
#Hurt

If he'd had a few more balls caught throughout the year, who knows what kind of year he could have had.
Mark Richt
#Balls

I think West Virginia was extremely excited. They brought a little more emotion in the beginning.
Mark Richt
#Beginning

We've never done that. It's not a bad idea. I've never thought to do that but maybe in the future we will.
Mark Richt
#Future

It's just different from anybody we've seen. Thankfully, we've had time to practice and prepare for it.
Mark Richt
#Practice

There are a couple key offensive tackles I would love to have at this point.
Mark Richt
#Love

A.J. Bryant is a player waiting to happen. If he gets a little confidence going and a couple of catches, he can really do some big things for us.
Mark Richt
#Confidence

Going for the fake punt showed a lot of guts and great execution. You've got to give them credit.
Mark Richt
#Execution

We played a great football team tonight. They executed beautifully. If I wasn't coaching against them, I really would have enjoyed watching it because they did a great job.
Mark Richt
#Football

You got to give them credit. It takes guts to run that.
Mark Richt
#Credit

Those guys are hard to tackle. Even if you call the right defense and have guys in the right positions, you still have to bring them down and we didn't.
Mark Richt
#Defense

We played a great football team. They executed beautifully.
Mark Richt
#Football

We have rules that must be adhered to by all members of our team. It's sometimes an unpleasant duty of a coach, but discipline is an important part of team unity and ultimately, team success. Hopefully, an important lesson is learned that will be of benefit in the future.
Mark Richt
#Duty

I don't know if it's a concussion, but he got dinged enough that he didn't practice,
Mark Richt
#Practice

It's been one of those years where not many people expected much of us. There weren't many guys getting all kinds of preseason accolades, maybe Max Jean-Gilles a little bit,
Mark Richt
#People

I don't know why we don't execute in that area. It's there to be had. We just, for whatever reason, can't stand prosperity, I guess. Plus, I think we like our kickers to be tops in America in scoring points.
Mark Richt
#Reason

I don't know why we don't execute in that area. It's there to be had. We just for whatever reason can't stand prosperity, I guess. Plus, I think we like our kickers to be tops in America in scoring points.
Mark Richt
#Reason