Frankie Albert, family man, on resigning as head
coach of the lagging San Francisco ' 49ers: "It got so that my wife and
daughters had to run out of supermarkets; they couldn't shop without being
Detroit Lions' Jim Doran, reflecting on the
difference between pros and amateurs: "A lot of times in college, you
wondered why you were out there three or four hours a day. You don't wonder why
you're out there in pro ball. You get paid."
Darrell Royal, University of Texas coach, asked by
Orange Bowl-bound Syracuse writers how to beat Oklahoma: "Tell your boys to
run a little faster than they can run, jump a little higher than they can jump
and hit a little harder than they can hit. Then pray."