Donald Welcomes Miller and Beckham to L.A.
NFL Week 11 –
“Look, it is L.A., a sizzling staff, good coaches. Who would not need to be right here? That is the way it works. If someone else needs to come back, they will come. We’re making an attempt to make one thing occur.”
—Los Angeles Rams defensive deal with Aaron Donald on the large names added to the Rams roster in extensive receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and linebacker Von Miller. (Related Press)
SO … IS ANYONE ELSE WONDERING WHEN HE SLEPT?
“We in all probability spent 19 or 20 hours a day engaged on this hand, making an attempt to interrupt data with this factor. It was a fairly extreme damage within the sense of what number of issues occurred. I feel for me, my complete mindset was to chop the time in half, and that has been my mindset because the second that it occurred.”
—Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson on the rehabilitation routine he underwent to heal the finger he had surgical procedure on. (Seattle Occasions)
IS ANYBODY EVEN GOOD ANYMORE?
“On this league, you are simply pretty much as good as your subsequent sport. We’re seeing this each Sunday, on Thursdays and Monday nights. The parity on this league is ridiculous, so it’s a must to keep in your sport and it’s a must to proceed to work to get higher.”
—Kansas Metropolis Chiefs head coach Andy Reid on the Chiefs’ victory over the Las Vegas Raiders to ascend to the highest of the AFC West, briefly mentioning the losses different prime groups within the NFL have confronted in latest weeks. (Sports activities Illustrated)
SOLUTION: DON’T BE STUPID, STUPID
“It is very disappointing. It is very alarming to look at the vitality at each observe and present up with a scarcity of execution and vitality that it takes to win on Sunday. We have got numerous soul-searching to do.”
“It has nothing to do with capacity. It is about execution and being a sensible soccer staff. We’re a really dumb soccer staff. And that is a mirrored image on the coaches.”
—Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians chides his staff for the errors made throughout their 29-19 loss to the Washington Soccer Group. (ESPN)
NOBODY KNOWS HOW OVERTIME WORKS
“I did not even know you might tie within the NFL. In my thoughts, I used to be sitting on the bench saying, ‘I’ve bought one other quarter to go.’ However somebody got here to me and stated, ‘That is it.’ I’ve by no means had a tie in my life earlier than.”
—Pittsburgh Steelers rookie working again Najee Harris had no thought the NFL’s extra time interval might finish in a tie. He discovered firsthand because the Steelers tied the Detroit Lions 16-16.
“It is nuts. I am again there like, ‘Yo, what number of overtimes can we do?’ They usually’re like, ‘Three’ … I hear, ‘Two, one,’ and we have been like, ‘Yo, no matter’s occurring, we’re about to simply put our all into it.'”
—Detroit Lions working again Godwin Igwebuike was in an identical camp to Harris, assuming there could be a number of extra time intervals. (ESPN)
HE LOOKS NOTHING LIKE HIS GRAPHIC ON FOX
Reporter: “So you might be lifting weights?”
Justin Herbert: “Right.”
JH: “Does … does it not appear to be it?”
—Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert will get requested the age-old query: “Do you even raise, bro?” (Los Angeles Chargers by way of YouTube)
A MIND PROTECTED TIGHTER THAN FORT KNOX
“I do not disclose my plans to different individuals I do not know, so I am simply going to get pleasure from my break day and prepare for the remainder of the season.”
—New York Giants extensive receiver Kadarius Toney refused to share perception into his bye-week plans.
“I imply we gained, so I do not know what to inform you. If we come out victorious with one goal, I imply, OK, hurrah. What y’all wanna do? We gained.”
—Toney on the Giants’ victory over the Las Vegas Raiders regardless of solely having one goal through the sport. (B/R Gridiron)
THEY KEYWORD HERE IS ‘TRY’
“Imagine it or not, we attempt to play properly on a regular basis.”
—New England Patriots head coach Invoice Belichick on the Patriots’ development of enjoying their finest soccer late within the 12 months. (Alex Barth, Boston Sports Hub via Twitter)
CHRISTMAS GIFTS BEFORE THANKSGIVING?
“I did not see [Jamal Adams] do [the belt celebration], however there hasn’t been numerous optimistic issues which have come from guys doing it through the years. … That was a present, I informed him later within the sport. An absolute early Christmas current on that one. A nasty resolution. I clearly did not throw it wherever close to the place I wished to throw it. … I respect Jamal however that wasn’t essentially probably the most troublesome one. I kinda threw that one proper to him”
—Inexperienced Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers on Seattle Seahawks security Jamal Adams choosing off Rodgers and utilizing his signature belt celebration throughout Inexperienced Bay’s 17-0 victory over Seattle. (Pat McAfee via Twitter)
DON’T LOOK A GIFT COACH IN THE MOUTH
“Did you want (the rating) the 12 months earlier than I bought right here?”
—Kentucky Wildcats head coach Mark Stoops’ response when his 34-17 margin of victory over Vanderbilt was known as into query. Stoops was employed in 2013; the 12 months prior, Kentucky misplaced to Vanderbilt 40-0 (Jeff Drummond, Cats Illustrated via Twitter)
THIS WEEK IN SOCIAL MEDIA
MORE LINEMEN SHOULD BE MIC’D UP
— NFL Movies (@NFLFilms) November 16, 2021
—It is laborious to transcribe grunts and screams, so this is the video footage from Patriots heart David Andrew’s Mic’d Up phase.
MEETING YOUR HEROES
Nyheim Hines assembly his idol Tavon Austin is probably the most healthful factor you will see at present. 🤗 #HardKnocks In Season with the @Colts is streaming now on @HBOMax pic.twitter.com/RfZGyBFnnT
— NFL Movies (@NFLFilms) November 18, 2021
—Indianapolis Colts working again Nyheim Hines had an opportunity to fulfill Jacksonville Jaguars extensive receiver Tavon Austin, whom Hines claims he wished to mannequin his sport after.