Paul Tagliabue Quotes
I don't personally feel there's much we can do. ... We've worked on this literally for decades. Each year there are one or two coaches who seem to get their opportunities deferred. ... We saw a similar thing with Marvin Lewis , but now he's a head coach. ... I personally don't think the rules could be changed very much.
Some of my brothers tell me it would be in the family tradition, because Marco Polo was an Italian and went from Venice to the Orient. That part of the world has been liberated from some of the restrictions of previous societies. Seeing that dynamic would be a good experience to get me ready for the 21st century.
We need to understand these guys are bigger than most people in society, ... They are fitter than most people in society, and their jobs are more demanding. . . . We need to understand in a serious way what the risks are, to the extent there are risk factors. We've got to address them. We are working on it.
Can we sit here and say once we get a second season under our belt we're going to blow up some balloons and say we've got some big new conclusion I don't know. It may take two, three, four, five years, who knows Until you see something different, you don't know what you're looking at. ... There's no urgency in terms of any immediate need to try and fix something that's not broken, and is the best in sports.