Abdul Hodge Quotes

Abdul Hodge


“When we start off practice, we want to go back to our fundamentals and correct our fundamentals and just focus on us. As the week goes on, we focus on the opponent and what they do and get ready for the ballgame.”

Abdul Hodge


“If you have coordinators coming in and out, it's going to be hard for guys relationship-wise to get to know them.”

Abdul Hodge


“It was a tough call. I don't know how you can make a call like that, but it's out of my hands.”

Abdul Hodge


“It was a tough call. I don't know how you can make a call like that. That's not in my hands. The only thing I could do is go out there and play my best.”

Abdul Hodge


“That's a tough call to make, especially on a critical call like that.”

Abdul Hodge


“You're aware that at any given moment they can change the face of a game by returning a punt. They're fast and athletic and with a slight mistake they can make you pay.”

Abdul Hodge


“I think the linebacker group this year is high caliber. There's a lot of good inside guys and good outside guys. Everybody looks the part. They look like they're ready to go.”

Abdul Hodge


“We'll never be a team that kicks away from anybody.”

Abdul Hodge


“Growing up, I think the competition at a young age with the programs here, I was able to compete with a lot of great players at a young age, and I think that carried on to middle school and high school and I think that carried on to college. Those same things, the high competition at a high level, is still in me.”

Abdul Hodge


“That's been a trademark of our football team. We go out every Saturday and try to play with intensity, we try to play with emotion, and we try to play with a chip on our shoulder. Until we do that, we're just an average team. When we do that, we can really step up to a challenge.”

Abdul Hodge


“This week has been like another practice at the University of Iowa for me. It's been fun having Chad play alongside me. Where both here trying to compete and make plays, and hopefully catch on with somebody.”

Abdul Hodge


“He's a great player. He's athletic. He's very versatile. He can make plays all over the field in the run game or the pass game.”

Abdul Hodge


“I can't speak for them. But we've lost some games, too. It makes you face reality, that there are some things you needed to improve on.”

Abdul Hodge