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Rookie Wide Receiver Mike Wallace “We Didn’t Make The Plays At The End Of The Game”

Do you expect the Jets to change how they played you from last game? It’s the playoffs, so I guess you never really know what to expect. You can always expect a few wrinkles, a few new things, but not really. I think they are who they are. They’re a man team. They like to […]

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Ben Roethlisberger ”I’m Just Going To Have To Try And Get Lucky”

On benefits of postseason experience entering this weekend’s AFC Championship Game: It helps with being familiar with the atmosphere, the intensity of the game and knowing every play matters, every play counts and every mistake is magnified. Being here and having done this before, you don’t really get surprised with how big the game is. […]

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Pittsburgh Steelers Coach Mike Tomlin on Mark Sanchez’s Development

Coach Tomlin: Good afternoon. I thought we had a good practice today. I really liked the energy and enthusiasm. It’s an arrow up on the execution, of course, which is needed as we push forward towards Sunday. But we’re not a finished product yet. It’s why we have tomorrow, of course, and the day after. […]

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Chicago Bears Cornerback Charles Tillman “Just Another Game”

On how the GB offense has changed over the course of the season “I think one of the biggest things that has changed with this offense is Aaron Rodgers. He’s making those throws. I know a couple times with us he missed a couple, but these last two playoff games he’s been connecting with all […]

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Brian Urlacher “Aaron Rodgers Has A Lot Of Success Against Me”

On Packers QB Aaron Rodgers saying he was his favorite player to play against “[That is because] he has a lot of success against me, probably. It’s fun playing against him too. Someone told me what he said about the cat and mouse game, but he knows what we’re doing so I have to say […]

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Chicago Bears Coach Lovie Smith Says Green Bay Packers Defense Presents Problems

Opening Remarks – “We held out two players – Pisa Tinoisamoa and Chris Harris. Both of them are getting better. Pisa is just a normal routine we take him through. Chris Harris is making progress. Hopefully we’ll be able to get him on the football field tomorrow. It’s not a must. In an ideal world […]

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Green Bay Packers Head Coach Mike Mccarthy Discusses Charles Woodson’s Injury

Q. Can you describe Charles Woodson’s injury? COACH McCARTHY: Charles Woodson’s fine. This is a normal practice week for Charles. Thursday is the day he goes through the jog through. He practiced yesterday. He’ll practice tomorrow, so he’ll be ready to go Sunday. Q. Did you go outside today, Mike? COACH McCARTHY: We did not […]

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New York Jets’ Ladainian Tomlinson: This Is The Biggest Game That I Have Been In

On the AFC Championship Game being the biggest game of his career: Yes it is. No question. Just to be in this situation, back in the AFC Championship Game with so much on the line, this is the biggest game that I have been in. On the personal significance of winning a Super Bowl: It […]

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NY Jet Darrelle Revis: It’s More Personal To Me ….And Jason Taylor

On having to go through Pittsburgh to reach the Super Bowl… It means a lot to me. Jason Taylor is from there too. We talk about it all the time. We played them a couple of weeks ago. We were talking about just getting a win from where we’re from, and in front of our […]

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Santonio Holmes: We Respect The Way Coach Ryan Carries Himself

On his emotions when he found out the Steelers traded him to the Jets… The main thing that went through my mind was what caused this to happen? I really didn’t ask any questions when it happened. I just accepted what was going on. I got a phone call from Coach (Rex) Ryan about five […]

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New York Jets QB Mark Sanchez “Being A Firefighter, It’s Very Similar To Being A Quarterback”

On his confidence in being a leader and how much of it came from his father… Wow. I think part of it you’re born with and you learn from other people, from my older brothers, from my dad, from my mom. From my dad’s side, him being a firefighter, it’s very similar to being a […]

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New York Jets Coach Rex Ryan “This Week, It’s Weird.”

Opening statement…Here’s the injuries: Jason Taylor did not practice today with a concussion. He’s been cleared though. I expect he’ll practice tomorrow, and obviously he’s going to play on Sunday. He finished the game, so it’s just something like he had some signs of a concussion later that night so we’re just being, however you […]

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Bud Light Hotel Hosts Football’s Biggest Week Of The Year

Bud Light is headed to Dallas to set the stage for pro football’s biggest game with four days of exclusive concerts and events at the epicenter of good times – the Bud Light Hotel. After debuting during last year’s big game in Miami, the Bud Light Hotel has quickly become one of the hottest destinations […]

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Steelers Maurkice Pouncey: Man They (The Jets) Are Confusing

Are you surprised of how your rookie class has done as a whole? I think all of our coaches put us in great situations. They have been out here every step of the way, encouraging us and teaching us how to be professional athletes, and we’ve done a good job at it. Are you pretty […]

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Pittsburgh Steelers Safety Ryan Clark “I’m Good”

Question: The secondary had a good game, and people had been down on them in the past, did they do anything differently against Baltimore? Ryan Clark: I think if you look at what Ike (Taylor)’s been doing, Ike’s pressed every receiver he’s played this year, and guys aren’t catching balls on him. That’s nothing new […]

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Pryce on Roethlisberger: How Do You Prepare To Tackle A Guy Who’s As Big As A Polar

On Pittsburgh QB Ben Roethlisberger… “You can’t prepare for what he naturally does. How do you prepare to tackle a guy who’s as big as a polar bear? How do you prepare for a guy that can flick the ball 50 yards at the drop of a dime? How do you prepare for a guy […]

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