Actually, I always dreamed about getting a gold medal in the 100-meter freestyle in Olympic swimming. I always thought that would be the epic award in sports to get.
Every opportunity that comes your way, you can't take lightly. You have to take it very, very seriously, because the opportunities are limited. If you want to keep working, you can't be such an elitist, to say no, that's not good enough, not big enough, not smart enough, whatever.
We've had other games where we felt we needed to bounce back after a poor performance, or we're trying to put two in a row together, but early in the season, you can make up for those. This is our first big game. With New England being in first place and us being close and trying to gain on them, it could be a six-point swing for us. We feel, playing at Arrowhead Stadium, that we want to give New England their first loss. They're in first place, and that's where we want to be.
It sounds simple, but when we do get our chances against New England (they've been stingy all year) we have to execute. On the other side of the ball, they have some very good players attacking-wise. They've done a job all year of using all their snipers. We have to be aware and deny them the ball.
We're not a team that's concerned about trying to sneak into the fourth position for the playoffs. We want to be in there, be first, and have home-field advantage. Those are goals of ours. The concern is not really who's behind us, or who we are tied with, but who's ahead of us.
Он влюбился еще до войны, когда закончил театральную студию. Объектом его воздыханий оказалась девушка по имени Лида Маслова, которая жила в том же дворе, что и Алексей. Он очень красиво ухаживал, нос...