"It was a little preparation for what I'm about to go into and what we're about to go into as a team because it's one of the best teams in the country," he said.
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"The statistics of that game were a pretty close game," he said. "But when you turn the ball over four times, two volleyball taps, you hand 21 points over like they're checkers, it's going to be awful hard to win a football game."
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