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After attending a banquet honoring the 1974 BYU team that won the Western AthleticConference and went to the Fiesta Bowl. It was the first of Edwards 18 WAC champions and 21 bowl teams. That was the group of kids that totally changed the direction of my life and the direction of our football program. We started 0-3-1 and won seven or eight in a row. They were the first bowl team in school history. I hadnt really accomplished anything yet. To see all those guys reminded me where weve been. It was an emotional night.
LaVell Edwards Category: Sports
All coaching is is taking a player where he cant take himself.
Bill McCartney Category: Sports
Pro football is like nuclear warfare. there are no winners only survivors.
Frank Gifford Category: Sports
We have seen [in the sports center] superb demonstrations of physical skill determination unity discipline coordination cooperation and dedication; but final victory always went to the team that knew best where the goal was and had the ability to do something about it.
Robert L. Simpson Category: Sports
Were going to turn this team around 360 degrees.
Jason Kidd Category: Sports
In America it is sport that is the opiate of the masses.
Russell Baker Category: Sports
When a man wants to murder a tiger its called sport; when the tiger wants to murder him its called ferocity.
George Bernard Shaw Category: Sports
Sports is the very fiber of all we stand for. It keeps our spirits alive.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Category: Sports
The moment of victory is much too short to live for that and nothing else.
Martina Navratilova Category: Sports
If God had wanted us to vote he would have given us candidates.
Jay Leno Category: Sports
Sports do not build character. They reveal it.
Heywood Hale Broun Category: Sports