Al Wilson Quotes

Aldra Kauwa Wilson (born June 21, 1977) is a former American college and professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League (NFL) for eight seasons. He played college football for the University of Tennessee, and was recognized as a consensus All-American. Wilson was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the first round of the 1999 NFL Draft, and played his entire professional career for the Broncos. He was a five-time Pro Bowl selection and a two-time All-Pro selection

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Al Wilson


“He's definitely progressed as a player, just understanding the game more, from what I see.”

Al Wilson


“Let's be honest now, he's a special kind of athlete. He's fast. He's strong. He's intelligent and hungry. And you don't find that all the time in different players. And especially finding all those attributes in one player.”

Al Wilson


“It's just one of those things. The coaches definitely didn't expect three corners and Mike Anderson to go down. But it happens, man. And you have to find a way to overcome it.”

Al Wilson


“We don't have a clue (what to expect).”

Al Wilson


“Washington and Miami, it's what they do; that's their thing, especially Washington. If we keep getting that, we'll definitely improve against it. If a team wants to max protect and run two-receiver routes, we'll definitely find a way to get off the football field.”

Al Wilson


“Don't get me wrong, I am glad we are looking at a surplus instead of a deficit. But then I think we should have a plan for that surplus.”

Al Wilson


“From what I heard, they said is they want them to call that. Even though the guy was 25, 30 yards behind it, he said they want us to make this call. Which makes absolutely no sense to me, take away a great play like that because a guy is celebrating.”

Al Wilson


“He is probably the most improved player on that team so far. He does a great job of blocking. We definitely have to be aware of where (number) 82 is.”

Al Wilson


“He probably has the best hands catching the ball on this team. He is a veteran guy that players look up to and seems to produce week in, week out.”

Al Wilson


“That's important. We have a long way to go against some good teams, we know that. But I like how we kept coming the last three weeks - that says something, I think.”

Al Wilson


“You've just got to keep him guessing and hopefully we can do that. It's going to be a tough task for us but it's something we're definitely looking forward to, though.”

Al Wilson


“He does allow me the freedom to do a few things, as long as I don't hurt the defense and I make sure I'm on the right page.”

Al Wilson


“It feels good. Anytime you get it, I think it says a lot about the character of the defense.”

Al Wilson


“We're started to see what we can be.”

Al Wilson


“I heard about him having a wreck when I first came in, but didn't know the details or anything like that until Mike addressed the team and told us what was going on.”

Al Wilson