Jerome Bettis Quotes


Information about Jerome Bettis

Jerome Bettis
Jerome Bettis

Jerome Bettis was a first round draft pick for the Los Angeles Rams in 1993, taking Rookie of the Year honors that year in the NFL. He was traded to the Pittsburgh Steelers three years later in what has been dubbed the "Trade of the Century." There he came into his own, being named to the Pro Bowl six times, All Pro twice and he helped take the Steelers to the Super Bowl before retiring in…

Date of Birth: February 16, 1972


Found 278 quotes by Jerome Bettis .
[ Page 1 of 14 ]
Jerome Bettis

"I was never a fast guy, ... So the little speed I did have and may have lost is not detectable. People look at me as a guy with quick feet and power. Because of that, I'm able to do the same things I was able to do at 26 and 27. I don't rely on speed, never have, so my game doesn't have to change much." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"No question. I felt, a couple of those years, we had the best team, that was the sad part. All three years, I felt we had the better team (better than the three eventual Super Bowl winners)." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"I've never seen shy about eating. They don't call me 'The Bus' because I pass the plate." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"Jerome's coming along quite well." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"You play your whole career for this opportunity. It's an ending. It's been an incredible ride. It's better than I ever thought it would be." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"He understands what you have to have to win and he doesn't deviate from his game plan. That's why we're consistent, year in and year out." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"Joey Porter told me, 'It's only right that you lead us out there. It's your home. You need to bring us in. I was in awe. They wanted me to bring them in and I brought them in. It was incredible. It gave me a moment I'll never forget." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"We had different circumstances. At 7-5, understanding that every game at that point is going to be a playoff game got us battle-tested, ready for the playoffs, a lot earlier, because we turned it on in the latter part of the season. We were in playoff mode." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Circumstances   

Jerome Bettis

"We understand it is going to be deafening and we aren't going to be able to hear. But it helps having played there earlier this season." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"The Bus stops here. The last stop is here in Detroit." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"But it's going to be a tough game at Denver. We're not looking at Detroit, we're looking at Denver." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"Ben blew it when he dove in. He was supposed to go down at the half-inch line." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"It's just great that we're able to win and give him another crack at that elusive Super Bowl ring." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"Everybody is unselfish. Everyone understands they have a role. If their role is expanded, that's great. If it's reduced, that's understood. I think that what is so special about this locker room. There are no 'Me and I' guys. It's all about the team." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"They put me on their backs and made sure they wouldn't let me down. I played this game to win a championship. I'm a champion, and I think the last stop is here." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"It feels incredible. My team put me on their backs and made sure they wouldn't let me down." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"This feels great. It makes everything that I've ever had to go through worthwhile. I've always wished it could have been me, and now that I have the opportunity, I relish every moment of it." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"Denver has been underrated all year and so have we. That makes for a really great game." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"It's been an incredible ride. Mission accomplished. With that, I have to bid farewell. I'm the happiest person in the world right now...It's better than I ever thought it would be." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"It's a tough one to swallow because you feel you had the game in hand and you couldn't get it done." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author

Jerome Bettis

"They've won two of the last three Super Bowls, so it would foolish of me to sit back and think they're not the favorite. If I was on the outside looking in, I'd say the same thing." Jerome Bettis
Add Category or Author





Add this widget to your website!


"Top" Lists



"The words you need by the people you admire."

Copyright © 2002-2013 Great Quotes.com


Contact