"In a lot of ways, this feels like the first game of the season. Those first two games counted and we took them seriously, but it felt almost like a tournament. But being home and having Detroit in the building … it's time to roll up our sleeves and get to work."
-- Phoenix center Vernon Fiddler
""I'm from Toronto, and from definitely a more multi-cultural, urban neighborhood, and football was the thing. I was bigger at the time too, and it just made more sense. Financially it was costing my parents a lot of money (to play hockey), and football is a lot cheaper. I have five younger sisters that I had to worry about, too. They were getting to the age where they wanted to do stuff, and I thought it made more sense to lean toward football at the time."
-- Chris Stewart
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