Never count out “Touchdown Travis,” defensive tackles die down as the week’s passer shouts and more football quotes get rough.
“You can’t tell me I’m not quite AL BUNDY”
Kansas City Chiefs Travis Kelce scored four touchdowns on Monday Night Football against the Las Vegas Raiders, much like Bundy, the lead character of the long-running sitcom “Married…With Children,” who repeatedly claimed he did it in high school.
“In the last game you have to let the ball go. Man I wish I had Marshawn [Lynch] up here. About a meter. You need a meter. let the ball go Let the ball go!”
Richard Sherman, on the postgame show for the Denver Broncos’ 12-9 loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday night, where his former Seattle Seahawks teammate Russell Wilson didn’t make a brief stop after a shotgun blast. Sherman stood on the sidelines and watched in horror as the Seahawks failed to pass the ball to Marshawn Lynch in Super Bowl XLIX against the New England Patriots. Wilson threw an interception to Malcolm Butler and the Seahawks lost.
“Just looking back on it, I’m still pretty clueless. What is expected of me in this situation.”
Atlanta Falcons defenseman Grady Jarrett on his disbelief in a questionable roughing the passer call on Tom Brady during a game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
“How am I supposed to attack people? How am I not supposed to roll on him? i try my best I weigh 325 pounds, okay? What should I do? I’m flat out trying to get the quarterback. ”
Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones on another questionable roughing the passer call on him for his hit against Raiders quarterback Derek Carr.
“There is no one like Lamar. There are great quarterbacks and you can’t take anything away from some of the great quarterbacks in this league and he’s in this group. I will choose him above all.”
Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh on Lamar Jackson after the quarterback led his team to his seventh career fourth-quarter comeback, this time against the Cincinnati Bengals.
https://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/34779265/travis-kelce-channels-al-bundy-plus-more-nfl-quotes-week Travis Kelce channels Al Bundy, plus more NFL quotes of the week