Famous quote by Merlin Olsen

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Our whole philosophy was to intimidate the quarterback. We were able to do it. We were pioneers. People still recognize
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"Our whole philosophy was to intimidate the quarterback. We were able to do it. We were pioneers. People still recognize us as, maybe, the best defensive line of all time"

- Merlin Olsen

About this Quote

Merlin Olsen's quote speaks to the success of the protective line he belonged of. He and his colleagues had the ability to use their physicality and strength to daunt the quarterback, and they were leaders in doing so. This protective line was so successful that they are still acknowledged as one of the best of all time. This quote talks to the power of the defensive line and how it can be used to interrupt the offense and develop a winning group. It also speaks with the legacy of the protective line and how it has actually been remembered for its success. Olsen's quote is a testament to the power of the defensive line and how it can be used to produce a winning group.

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USA Flag This quote is written / told by Merlin Olsen between September 15, 1940 and March 11, 2010. He was a famous Athlete from USA. The author also have 17 other quotes.

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