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"In high school football, the coach kept me on the bench all year. On the last game of the season, the crowd was yelling, 'We want Youngman! We want Youngman!' The coach says, 'Youngman - go see what they want!'"

football quote by Henny Youngman

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"The kids have overcome a huge batch of adversity the last two weeks. I thought they played very hard tonight. A couple plays made a big difference in the football game."

football quote by Bill Davidson

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"There's no football practice tomorrow. So I'll be at baseball practice �¦ I think. I'm just running around everywhere."

football quote by Kyle Hudson

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"To prove our determination and show to both the PSG directors and the French football authorities we disagree with their decisions (...), we have decided to not to send our professional squad to the match."

football quote by Pape Diouf

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"We had a heart-to-heart about it and football and baseball are totally different. We told them that the reason we're here wasn't to avenge what happened in football but to try to win a state championship."

football quote by Brian Nelson

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"We feel like he had the leadership skills. He's been very loyal to the program and involved in the youth football program."

football quote by Bill Bullock

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"When we began our analysis of the videogame landscape, it became apparent that EA SPORTS was best positioned from a marketing and development perspective to maximize the sales opportunities for college football,"

football quote by Pat Battle

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"Baseball is not like football or basketball, ... There are 27 outs to get and whichever team is best suited to get those 27 outs, to control that tempo, is going to be there at the end. We've gotten a huge lift from Chacon and Wright and I still believe in my heart of hearts the big guy is going to be dynamite for us down the stretch."

football quote by Joe Torre

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"Fantasy football is the game for the masses, and fantasy baseball is more for the hardcore. More people play fantasy football, but a much bigger percentage of people [who play] are consumed by fantasy baseball."

football quote by Rick Morris

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"He's part-time baseball player/basketball player/bowler/ golfer. I don't know about football."

football quote by Kenny Lofton

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"He brings a lot of ability and character to our football team."

football quote by Marvin Lewis

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"It is veneer, rouge, aestheticism, art museums, new theaters, etc. that make America impotent. The good things are football, kindness, and jazz bands."

football quote by George Santayana

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"It's so easy for a kid to join a gang, to do drugs, ... We should make it that easy to be involved in football and academics."

football quote by Snoop Dogg

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"On behalf of the entire Eagles family, our condolences go out to his wife, Sara, to his children, and to all those who have been touched by Reggie throughout his life. His legacy on and off the football field will never be forgotten."

football quote by Jeffrey Lurie

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"One of the biggest things that people say is that kids love football, they love baseball, they love soccer, they love basketball, but put a hockey stick in their hands and we'll find out where their true love is."

football quote by Larry MacDonald

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"People come down for baseball or football or hockey and drive by the refurbished Fox and State theaters, they see the new Hard Rock Cafe, the Borders bookstore, the bars and restaurants, the loft conversions. You can't drive around and not see what's happening down here."

football quote by Mitch Albom

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"Positive thinking is the key to success in business, education, pro football, anything that you can mention. I go out there thinking that I'm going to complete every pass."

football quote by Ron Jaworski

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"That was a big deal at the time, because no blacks were integrated with whites in anything - not in sports, basketball, football, nothing."

football quote by Lionel Hampton

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"Money is not everything. My ambition was football itself, not the money I'd make from it. If that brings me and my family a more comfortable lifestyle, then that's fine. But I don't spend my time between games and training sessions thinking about figures."

football quote by Alessandro Piero

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"If I refused him this opportunity of fulfilling his ambition it would not be good for him or Manchester City Football Club."

football quote by Stuart Pearce

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"Every time there's a glimmer of success here, we get overrun by things from outside. I find myself spending too much time talking about nothing. Let's just do our thing. Where was everybody last week? They weren't here. There's no reason for anybody extra to be here this week. Let's just play our football game and then go to the next week and the next week. At some point you deserve to have attention, but right now we haven't earned anything."

football quote by Marvin Lewis

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"Football is a school of humility and behavior. I am not proud of our second red card in two games. I am not happy with the way some of my players are behaving ... I feel a bit ashamed."

football quote by Claude LeRoy

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"Garth has great size potential and runs very well. With a year in our weight program, he should start to blossom into the type of player who could have a solid college football career. His feet are exceptional, and his speed is as good now as any lineman we currently have."

football quote by John Scott

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"Chris shows true commitment and passion for the game and for this football Club and his hard work and dedication paid off in our highest-ever finish,"

football quote by Mohamed Al-Fayed

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"I would like him to be playing regularly in the Celtic team. Aiden's got fantastic ability, but he needs to get the strength to play international football."

football quote by Brian Kerr

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"At some point, rock 'n' roll was mainly guys. So it makes sense that women would stand there and watch, kind of like a football game."

football quote by Patty Larkin

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"I have been trying to do this since high school. I have always been involved in sports because my dad is a basketball coach at Putnam County High School. My father has been a basketball, football, track and cross country coach."

football quote by Brandon Williams

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"[Davis touched many lives and left behind a legacy of good works. In good times and bad, he was always involved. John Rossi, a North Merrick Board of Education trustee, met Davis in the wake of the 2003 Mepham High School football scandal.] I remember that on a cold night in December 2003, as disturbing revelations continued to unfold about the Mepham football camp, a diverse group of community members gravitated to each other inside a church in Bellmore, ... Emotions spilled in every direction, and someone asked, 'Where are our school board members in all of this?' and John Davis stood up and said, 'I'm a school board member.?"

football quote by John Rossi

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"The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office."

football quote by Dwight D Eisenhower

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"Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at the touch, nay, you may kick it about all day like a football, and it will be round and full at evening."

football quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

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"[The Lone Star State's best college football team is alone at the top of the Bowl Championship Series standings, but even the Texas Longhorns know Monday's rise might be fleeting.] It's a compliment, ... We understand the rankings can change weekly. What we have to do is concentrate on winning."

football quote by Mack Brown

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"A lot of people look at the last preseason game as if it's not important. Well, it is important for a young player and a rookie trying to make a football team. Most teams have to cut down 18 or 15 players and bring eight of them back. So, I think it will be a very competitive game for the most part and I look forward to seeing these young guys play."

football quote by Herman Edwards

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"Actually, I wanted to act even when I was still playing football."

football quote by Eric Cantona

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"And of course in America you've got American football and baseball and all those other ball games, soccer has become a little niche that the women have kind of filled."

football quote by Parminder Nagra

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"Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declared brain dead."

football quote by Erma Bombeck

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"As a professional athlete, I believe that I need to explore my opportunities to the maximum, in order to excel and continue to play the best football I can."

football quote by Hidetoshi Nakata

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"As a kid, there are some things you looked forward to. You looked forward to Charlie Brown during Halloween and you looked forward to Monday Night Football."

football quote by Nick Ferguson

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"Baseball players are smarter than football players. How often do you see a baseball team penalized for too many players on the field"

football quote by Jim Boulton

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"Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game, and dumb enough to think it's important."

football quote by Eugene McCarthy

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"Being a woman is of special interest to aspiring male transexuals. To actual women it is simply a good excuse not to play football."

football quote by Fran Lebowitz

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"But that's nothing new. We're going to be a running team whether it's Ben or Tommy or Charlie at quarterback. And we'll still throw the football, too."

football quote by Jerome Bettis

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"College football would be more interesting if the faculty played instead of the students - there would be a great increase in broken arms, legs and necks."

football quote by H. L. Mencken

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"Dancing is a contact sport. Football is a hitting sport."

football quote by Vince Lombardi

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"Every time a football player goes to ply his trade he's got to play from the ground up -- from the soles of his feet right up to his head. Every inch of him has to play. Some guys play with their heads. That's OK You've got to be smart to be number one in any business. But more importantly, you've got to play with your heart, with every fiber of your body. If you're lucky enough to find a guy with a lot of head and a lot of heart, he's never going to come off the field second."

football quote by Vince Lombardi

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"Football isn't a contact sport, it's a collision sport. Dancing is a contact sport."

football quote by Duffy Daugherty

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"Football is the fourth most popular sport in America after American Football, baseball, basketball and ice hockey."

football quote by Alan Parry

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"Football is not a contact sport, it's a collision sport - dancing is a contact sport."

football quote by Vince Lombardi

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"Football is like life, it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority"

football quote by Vince Lombardi

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"Football is a mistake. It combines the two worst elements of American life. Violence and committee meetings."

football quote by George Will

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"Football incorporates the two worst elements of American society violence punctuated by committee meetings."

football quote by George Will

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"Football combines two of the worst things in American life. It is violence punctuated by committee meetings"

football quote by George Will

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"For when the One Great Scorer comes
To write against your name,
He marks-not that you won or lost-
But how you played the game."


football quote by Grantland Rice

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"Gentlemen, it is better to have died as a small boy than to fumble this football."

football quote by John Heisman

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"Gerry Ford is a nice guy, but he played too much football with his helmet off."

football quote by Lyndon Baines Johnson

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"God, as some cynic has said, is always on the side which has the best football coach"

football quote by Heywood Broun

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"Going to college offered me the chance to play football for four more years."

football quote by Ronald Reagan

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"He is a good football player. He is not a great football player. But the fact that he has gone through this I think has helped him with some other kids. He has been able to go to other kids and talk to them a little."

football quote by Joe Paterno

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"He has not played a lot of football since the season was over with, and it's a little bit of a new offense, asking to do some things a little different. One thing about Chad, he's very, very hard on himself, and he'll bounce back."

football quote by Herman Edwards

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"He gives more than he gets so he's really like Curtis Martin. At the end of the day, those guys are who make the league great because of what they do on the field, how they conduct themselves as professionals and what the do off the field. His legacy as a player goes far beyond his football career."

football quote by Herman Edwards

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"He's a complete football player,"

football quote by Kirk Ferentz

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"He's the reason this football team has been able to be so consistent through the years. His philosophy and his makeup decide the makeup of this football team, so we're a physical bunch of guys, tough-minded, because he's a real reflection of that. He's been that way since the day I got here, and our teams have been reflective of that since the day I got here. I think he's been the driving force."

football quote by Jerome Bettis

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"I am absolutely delighted to get back into football with Livingston."

football quote by Kenny Dalglish

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"I am delighted to have you play football. I believe in rough, manly sports. But I do not believe in them if they degenerate into the sole end of any one's existence. I don't want you to sacrifice standing well in your studies to any over-athleticism and I need not tell you that character counts for a great deal more than either intellect or body in winning success in life. Athletic proficiency is a mighty good servant, and like so many other good servants, a mighty bad master."

football quote by Theodore Roosevelt

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"I don't want to overstate the importance of our football program to the city, but South Florida's important to us and I think we're a big part of South Florida. I hope people can enjoy just a little break from the monotony of all the terrible things that have happened."

football quote by Larry Coker

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"I don't look at it as something personal. All I wanted to do was make sure everyone knew that we have a good football team."

football quote by Joe Paterno

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"I think of football as a sport the way ducks think of hunting as a sport."

football quote by Bill Watterson

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"I think we played a pretty good football game overall. I think we played as well as we could at this time of the year."

football quote by Joe Paterno

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"I think they realized what type of football team we are,"

football quote by Herman Edwards

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"I've never even been inside of a dome. I've played football in a basketball gym, but never basketball inside a football arena."

football quote by Lamar Butler

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"If a man watches three football games in a row, he should be declared legally dead"

football quote by Erna Bombeck

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"If a man watches three football games in a row he should be declared legally dead."

football quote by Erma Bombeck

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"If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it. That’s all it takes to get people to win football games for you."

football quote by Paul ‘bear’ Bryant

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"If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it. That's all it takes to get people to win football games for you."

football quote by Paul William Bear Bryant

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"If football taught me anything about business, it is that you win the game one play at a time."

football quote by Fran Tarkenton

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"In college football, to be where we want to be you can't lose a game. Even sometimes when you don't lose a game, if you don't start at the right place you still don't get there. Starting high has been given more significance now than it ever has."

football quote by Larry Coker

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"In Louisiana we don't bet on football games ... We bet on whether a politician is going to be indicted or not."

football quote by Mark Duffy

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"In life, as in a football game, the principle to follow is:hit the line hard."

football quote by Theodore Roosevelt

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"In football, time and space are the same thing."

football quote by Graham Taylor

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"in the twilight of his career. He knows that every year he comes back, he's getting closer to not playing anymore. He's had a great career in the National Football League. He's been on one team, caught over 500 passes. He's been a staple here. I think he knows there are only so many years left in him. He's going to play until he can't play anymore."

football quote by Herman Edwards

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"It's a little different what you are doing in practice and when you are in a ballgame and want to make an extra yard and you get a little bit careless with the football. That should come with experience."

football quote by Joe Paterno

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"It'll be a tremendous challenge for us, but a great opportunity. I've really admired what Pete's been able to do - he's taken a program that was struggling and made it the dominant program in college football. And he's done it with a smile."

football quote by Mack Brown

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"It's amazing when you go through their two-deep how many fourth- and fifth-year guys are there, and the offensive line is the focal point of that. They're not just older, they're experienced and good football players that are aggressive and tough. It will be a challenge for us up front (on defense)."

football quote by Kirk Ferentz

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"Let's talk about the football team. We are playing a game here on Saturday, ... Who cares about my future?"

football quote by Joe Paterno

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"Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn't seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces."

football quote by Anne Spencer Morrow Lindbergh

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"Men, I want you just thinking of one word all season. One word and one word only: Super Bowl."

football quote by Bill Peterson, football coach

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"Most football teams are temperamental. That's 90% temper and 10% mental"

football quote by Doug Plank

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"Nobody in the game of football should be called a genius. A genius is somebody like Norman Einstein."

football quote by Joe Theismann

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"Nobody in football should be called a genius. A genius is a guy like Norman Einstein."

football quote by Joe Theismann

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"Nobody in football should be called a genius. A genius is a guy like Norman Einstein"

football quote by Joe Theismann

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"Not only is he ambidextrous, but he can throw with either hand."

football quote by Duffy Daugherty, football coach and sports analyst

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"People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern society."

football quote by Vince Lombardi

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"Playing football in the morning is like eating cabbage for breakfast."

football quote by Pressbox Maxim

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"Politics is like football; if you see daylight, go through the hole."

football quote by John F. Kennedy

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"Pressure? This is just a football match. When you do not know how to feed your children, that is pressure."

football quote by Jose Luis Chilavert

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"Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I don't like that attitude. I can assure them it is much more serious than that."

football quote by Bill Shankly

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football quote by Joe Bob Briggs

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"Sure, luck means a lot in football. Not having a good quarterback is bad luck."

football quote by Don Schula

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"That is certainly no reflection on Rick because he can help our football team win."

football quote by Phillip Fulmer

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"That has to be as good a college football game as there could be. Texas and Michigan should come down to the last two seconds."

football quote by Mack Brown

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"The game of life is a lot like football. You have to tackle your problems, block your fears, and score your points when you get the opportunity."

football quote by Lewis Grizzard

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"“In soccer (football), if you control the midfield, you control the game, but that doesn’t mean that you’ll win”"

football quote by quiksylvr

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