27 Total Quotes

Toughness Quotes

The kids have been working really hard in practice through it all and this was a good game over a quality opponent. Just like I wrote on the board in the locker room, it was about toughness. We were resilient tonight.
Tony Kays
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Tubby Smith
I was very impressed with the toughness of Eastern. That was our biggest challenge, overcoming their toughness.
Tubby Smith
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We?re going to have to go down there and really focus. We have to match their toughness and their intensity level. And do it the right way. It will be physical and we have to keep our emotions in check.
Mike Nelson
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That was not a surprise to me. You have two talented, athletic teams that try to play with toughness and take pride in how they get after people. I thought the game might come down to turnovers and who gets more easy baskets. It was hard to find baskets out there.
Mick Cronin
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Their quarterback is, is man, what an impressive runner, ... We just couldn't tackle him. I have all the respect in the world (for them). He is incredible. Their offense did a great job tonight. We did not play well defensively because of their toughness.
John Carroll
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It's us and the coaches and everyone against us, that's what we need to get that toughness in it.
Devan Downey
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I'm very concerned about that. I'm concerned that we show some resiliency here and some toughness and some fight to finish this season in a strong way.
Dennis Felton
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His will and his toughness is what stands out. For a guy his size, to play as well as he does, is a testament to his ability.
Chris Chaffer
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The game for us was like our game at Estacada we lacked focus, intensity and toughness. And they simply beat us.
Chris Roche
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This means a lot. We came through some dark days to get here. The kids never stopped practicing hard. They never stopped working ... I think this says a lot about their ability to persevere. It says a lot about their toughness.
Brandon Ambrose
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I thought at the start of the second half we made a statement. I loved our toughness, heart and passion we gave out on the court. In big games like this it's all about surviving, conquering and moving on.
Bob Semling
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If I do leave a legacy here, I hope it's just toughness. That single word right there. A lot of people take that word for granted and use it loosely, but it's a word I take very seriously. I take a lot of pride in it.
Brennan Schmidt
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I don't know if I was necessarily recruited to fit this defense. I think I was recruited more for my toughness and work ethic. I've been called the 'non-prototypical' defensive end for this defense. But the person who can really hone in on the techniques of this defense can play.
Brennan Schmidt
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He brings the power. He's a hard, tough back. He's like Eddie George with more speed and burst. He brings another air of toughness to our side of the ball.
Torry Holt
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We're so proud of our team. We're constantly talking about what it takes to win a game in the fourth quarter in terms of toughness, focus and perseverance.
Gary Pinkel
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Mo has always been the tough one on the team and she leads by example with her toughness, but this year she's become a much better communicator with her teammates because she knows we're young and she needs to be very positive with them as well. All of the players have remarked that she's become a great leader for us. She really wanted to become a great leader and now she has the freedom to lead a little bit more than she felt she had in the past.
Gail Goestenkors
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We're going to have to play very well next weekend. Fortunately, I think we'll go into it pretty healthy. I thought today was a good showing overall, although the results weren't great. We showed toughness and more confidence today.
Gail Ramsay
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Coach Groh talked about my toughness a lot. He said he saw that when he watched my game film and really liked it.
Gavin Smith
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This gives a real idea of the toughness of the society we live in, so the authorities should fulfil the undertakings it has made.
Francois Bayrou
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She (Gerry) has made the single most improvement. She will be the focus of our attack this year. In girls soccer it's hard to find a goal scorer. She has that mindset. She brings a good level of toughness to our team.
Eric Steege
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We talked about toughness and heart. That's all it came down to.
Dana Doran
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We have a lot of talent on the perimeter to be able to withstand a blow like that, but any time you're without Lester, with his toughness and his drive and his competitiveness, it's going to hurt.
Daniel Horton
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Connor Barwin
I guess you could say that's where I got my toughness from.
Connor Barwin
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He's a toughness guy. Darren's got a great body. He's strong. ... With how thin we are now, he's a very versatile, important, key guy.
Bobby Gonzalez
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In the long run, I don't think (being called up last year) will hurt him. Did it have a short-term impact? I'm sure it did to some degree. But he's got incredible makeup, toughness. He's going to be a good major-league pitcher.
Ben Cherington
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Ben Howland
They take a punch and keep on going with it. It's just a testament to their toughness and their character, and to the different guys on the team that get a chance to step up.
Ben Howland
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I'm one of those people, I'm going to spend absolutely no time doing the committee's work. We've won on the road. We had a good non-conference schedule. To win a league of this magnitude is a credit to the players and their toughness mentally.
Ashley Allen
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