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Born Friday 15 September 1961

Occupation: Athlete

Nationality: American

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I know I've got to just keep throwing the ball. That's what I do best.

Words: know, just, keep, throwing, ball, best
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We're not running the ball again until we get ahead. Shula was calling the plays, but I told them, 'I don't care what he calls. We're throwing every pass from now until we get the lead.' To Shula's credit, he always gave me that option.

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I want to know what it's like to play in a Super Bowl and win one. My career will be great without it. But, personally, selfishly, I want to know what it feels like.

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It's real nice and exciting for me to break the records, but it's more exciting for me to be on a winning team.

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I throw better than anybody in college and I can throw with anybody in the pros. There, that's what I think.

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I look at it this way. I'm not putting age limits on what I can do. As long as I can do the job to help the team win and feel like I'm playing at a high level, which I feel I can do for a long while, I'm going to play no matter what my age is.

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Obviously I'm not 21 anymore, but I think I can still throw with anybody.

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If you ask any great player or great quarterback, there's a certain inner confidence that you're as good as anybody. But you can't say who is the absolute best. To be considered is special in itself.

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We've been blessed with four beautiful children. Michael, he doesn't have much of a problem anymore. He is high functional, probably because of early intervention.

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We were talking about how old quarterbacks can't throw before 10 am... Practice starts too early for us. Wake me up in the middle of the night and I can throw. I can throw anytime.

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You can do more, you can always do more.

Words: more
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I have always said that I want to finish my career with the Dolphins and this put me closer to that goal. I have been fortunate to break many personal records, but my overiding goal is to win a Super Bowl here in Miami.

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I try to play my game and that's being emotional because I'm that kind of guy.

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I think it's more and more important to spend time with your children, because it seems to be harder and harder for them to succeed as their parents have succeeded.

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As a team, you need to come from behind every once in awhile just to do it. Good for the attitude. It makes it exciting. And when everybody knows you have to throw it... that makes it fun too.

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It's nice to feel the fans are behind you. You shouldn't concern yourself with things like that - but it does matter.

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I just try to be myself, whatever that is. I don't think about how I'll be remembered. I just want to be consistent over a long period of time. That's what the great players do.

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Sometimes, I wish we were all amateurs again. I'd play for nothing. Ab-so-lute-ly free. But that's not the system.

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I think I'm going to be around awhile.

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My parents would always say, 'It doesnt' matter if it's a guy picking up the garbage or the President of the United States, treat everybody as you would want to be treated.

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