1. 10

    I feel like I'm the best, but you're not going to get me to say that.

    21
  2. 9

    You know, I never looked down the road and said, 'Hey look, one day, the Hall of Fame.' It's always about playing each and every game 100 percent and I thank my teammates for getting me into the Hall because football is a team sport, not an individual sport.

    21
  3. 8

    Once you get your education it's going to open up so many doors for you. And the sky's the limit. So that's what I want to deliver to students.

    25
  4. 7

    I think the thing about that was I was always willing to work; I was not the fastest or biggest player but I was determined to be the best football player I could be on the football field and I think I was able to accomplish that through hard work.

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  5. 6

    To me it was never about what I accomplished on the football field, it was about the way I played the game.

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  6. 5

    I think my secret is that there's no shortcuts for hard work, determination and having that don't give up attitude.

    37
  7. 4

    The Enemy of the best is the good. If you're always settling with what's good, you'll never be the best.

    45
  8. 3

    Monday Night Football. That was everything to me because you get a chance to show everybody what you're capable of. It's only two teams on that Monday night.

    54
  9. 2

    I think I just went into a system that was willing to utilize me and gave me opportunities and I felt fortunate to be able to go to Oakland and put the silver and black on. I wanted to prove to everybody that I could still play.

    54
  10. 1

    Today I will do what others won't, so tomorrow I can accomplish what others can't.

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  11. Last Update: 24 September 2022

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