"I knew my team needed me and I needed to be in there," he said. "But at the end of the day, I've got to control what I can control and at that point in time, I couldn't control that I was cramping up. So I'll do what I can do this week, just prepare and treat my body better than I did the week previously and come ready to play."
"We get more hungry each game because we know we're almost there," defensive end Andrew Brown, coming off his best college game with 3 1/2 tackles for loss and a sack, said this week. "We've just got to make it happen."