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- SI.comSports in Real Time ? All the Time ? All FreeJune 02, 2008
February 17, 1969
•Press Maravich, LSU basketball coach, after being told to go to the beach and relax from the pressures of the sport: "So I went to the beach. The pretty blue water rolled in and the palm trees swayed in the breeze....
January 13, 1975 | Edited by Andrew Crichton
•Marv Hubbard, Oakland running back, after the Raiders lost the AFC championship to Pittsburgh: "Joe Greene comes off the line so fast sometimes you don't even have time to close your eyes."
February 17, 1975 | Roy Blount Jr.
September 22, 1975 | Roy Blount Jr.
In his dreams, Pittsburgh's Mean Joe Greene pushes and pulls his way past a guard, jumps six feet over the center, slaps aside another blocker, deflects the pass, catches the ball and runs 99 yards for a touchdown
September 03, 1979 | Rick Telander
Maybe if my television set wasn't broken I wouldn't spend so much time thinking of these things. Or maybe I would. You really can't escape pro football during the season just by smashing your TV set. Everywhere you...