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If you were being recruited, what would be the most important thing you look for in your potential university?
  Exciting collegiate atmosphere
  Likelihood of playing time
  Likelihood of winning a championship
  Strong academic cirriculum


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Drew Carter
Wide Receiver
Carolina Panthers

Drew Carter could have been excused had he just once thrown up his arms, looked toward the sky and proclaimed, "Somebody up there doesn't like me!"
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"Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones."
- Phillip Brooks
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Quotes of the Week

"Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones."
- Phillip Brooks

"It doesn't take talent to hustle."
- H. Jackson Brown

"Winning is like shaving: you do it everyday or you wind up looking like a bum."
Jack Kemp

"There is no place on earth I'd rather be than right here, right now"
- Marv Levy

"In any contest between power and patience, bet on patience."
- W.B. Prescott

"I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have."
- Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

"Passion, not pedigree, will win in the end."
- Jon Bon Jovi

"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal."
- Henry Ford (1863-1947)

"It's not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog."
- Archie Griffin

"Setting a goal is not the main thing. It is deciding how you will go about achieving it and staying with that plan."
- Tom Landry

"You have two choices, you can either go hard or you can go home but you can't go home."
- Coach Thomas #34

"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal."
- Henry Ford (1863-1947)

"Football isn't just a sport, it's a way of life!"
- Chad Davis (Lorne Park Spartan)

"When in doubt, punt!"
- John Heisman

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

"I'd catch a punt naked, in the snow, in Buffalo, for a chance to play in the NFL.
- Steve Henderson

"American football makes rugby look like a Tupperware party."
- Sue Lawley

"When I went to Catholic high school in Philadelphia, we just had one coach for football and basketball. He took all of us who turned out and had us run through a forest. The ones who ran into the trees were on the football team."
- George Raveling

"Winning is not a sometime thing; it's an all time thing. You don't win once in a while, you don't do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing."
- Vince Lombardi

"It's not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog."
- Archie Griffin

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

"When your are playing for the national championship, it's not a matter of life or death. It's more important than that."
- Duffy Daugherty

"I learned that if you want to make it bad enough, no matter how bad it is, you can make it."
- Gale Sayers

"If you train hard, you'll not only be hard, you'll be hard to beat."
- Herschel Walker

"The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital."
- Joe Paterno

"Besides pride, loyalty, discipline, heart, and mind, confidence is the key to all the locks."
- Joe Paterno

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

"The road to Easy Street goes through the sewer."
- John Madden

"A winner never whines."
- Paul Brown

"If you can believe it, the mind can achieve it."
- Ronnie Lott

"Setting a goal is not the main thing. It is deciding how you will go about achieving it and staying with that plan. "
- Tom Landry

"The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will."
- Vince Lombardi

"The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand."
- Vince Lombardi

"The minute you start talking about what you're going to do if you lose, you have lost."
- George Shultz

"Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records."
- William A. Ward

"It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness."
- Seneca

"A good coach will make his players see what they can be rather than what they are."
- Ara Parasheghian

"The first task of a leader is to keep hope alive."
- Joe Batten

"Motivation is like food for the brain. You cannot get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular top ups."
- Peter Davies

"You are what you think. You are what you go for. You are what you do!"
- Bob Richards

"The only one who can beat me is me."
- Michael Johnson

"You are never a loser until you quit trying."
- Mike Ditka

"I'm a slow walker, but I'll never walk backwards."
- Abraham Lincoln

"The first thing is to love your sport. Never do it to please someone else. It has to be yours."
- Peggy Fleming

"God doesn't give people talents that he doesn't want people to use."
- Iron Eagle

"There is no glory in practice, but without practice, there is no glory...
-Unknown

"There is no "I" in "team"
- Unknown

"Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success."
- Henry Ford

"A successful team beats with one heart."
- Unknown

"All things are difficult before they are easy."
- Thomas Fuller , M.D.

"Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones."
- Phillip Brooks

"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

"Do or do not. There is no try."
- Yoda , character in the movie, The Empire Strikes Back

"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal."
- Henry Ford (1863-1947)

"Whether you think that you can, or that you can't, you are usually right."
- Henry Ford (1863-1947)

"Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it."
- Author: Michael Jordan

"Our friends should be companions who inspire us, who help us rise to our best."
- Author: Joseph B. Wirthlin

"The ones who want to achieve and win championships motivate themselves."
- Mike Ditka

"Motivation is simple. You eliminate those who are not motivated."
- Lou Holtz

"What comes from the heart, goes to the heart."
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"The best and fastest way to learn a sport is to watch and imitate a champion."
- Jean Claude Killy

"What do you think? "We didn't lose the game; we just ran out of time."
- Vince Lombardi

"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal."
- Henry Ford (1863-1947)

"In any contest between power and patience, bet on patience."
- W.B. Prescott

"I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have."
- Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

"I've never known anybody to achieve anything without overcoming adversity."
- Lou Holtz

"The power of the human will to compete and the drive to excel beyond the body's normal capabilities is most beautifully demonstrated in the arena of sport."
- Aimee Mullins

"It doesn't take talent to hustle."
- H. Jackson Brown

"Play like you're in first, but train like you're in second."
- Unknown

"Passion, not pedigree, will win in the end."
- Jon Bon Jovi

"There's nothing greater in the world than when somebody on the team does something good, and everybody gathers around to pat him on the back."
- Billy Martin

"High school sports: where lessons of life are still being learned, and where athletes still compete for the love of the game and their teammates."
- Michael Powers

"Coaches have to watch for what they don't want to see and listen to what they don't want to hear."
- John Madden

"Individual commitment to a group effort--that is what makes a team work."
- Vince Lombardi

"All of us get knocked down, but it's resiliency that really matters. All of us do well when things are going well, but the thing that distinguishes athletes is the ability to do well in times of great stress, urgency and pressure."
- Roger Staubach

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

"If you train hard, you'll not only be hard, you'll be hard to beat."
-Herschel Walker

"A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn't like the tune."
-Anon.


Top Ten Canadians in NCAA 1A, 2006

1. Jon Cornish, New Westminster, BC, KANSAS
2. Jamal Westerman, Brampton, ON, RUTGERS
3. Eric Deslauriers, Gatineau, QC, EASTERN MICHIGAN
4. Jabari Arthur, Montreal, QC, AKRON
5. Aaron Wagner, Lethbridge, AB, BYU
6. Corey Mace, Port Moody, BC, WYOMING
7. Andrew Woodruff, Victoria, BC, BOISE STATE
8. Kevin Challenger, Montreal, QC, BOSTON COLLEGE
9. Keith Shologon, Edmonton, AB, CENTRAL FLORIDA
10. James Judges, Pickering, ON, BUFFALO

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