Bob Sanders October 23 Quotes

DB-BOB SANDERS (on it being an uneventful week for him) “It’s been a little slow. I’ve been kind of on and off getting some reps in here and there.

DB-BOB SANDERS (on it being an uneventful week for him)

"It's been a little slow. I've been kind of on and off getting some reps in here and there. I didn't practice on Thursday. I'm looking forward to getting in there and playing this weekend."

DB-BOB SANDERS (on how far along he is)

"I couldn't even tell you. It's been a long time. I just started practicing this past week. It's been along time. I can't wait to put the pads on and see if I still got it."

DB-BOB SANDERS (on how he knows he's ready)

"Everything. You have to be mentally prepared. You have to feel physically prepared, good enough to make plays and run around. You don't want to be timid. You don't want to think about the injury, (but) you do occasionally. You'll say, 'I felt good on this play. Last play, I didn't feel so good.' I think it's (mental) more so than anything."

DB-BOB SANDERS (on how he think he'll react on Sunday)

"Just being on the field this past weekend right before the bye week was the only field work I really got. I have to make sure I get back to the basics, work on my technique, be fundamentally sound, read my keys. All those things have to come back. I think I'm slowly getting back there. My practices have gone well so far. I've been getting through it well."

DB-BOB SANDERS (on if he'll be nervous Sunday)

"No, I've been playing football my whole life. Every year I've dealt with injuries. It's not the first time I'm dealing with this. I'm more excited than anything."

DB-BOB SANDERS (on how he much he thinks he'll play Sunday)

"Right now, I'm not sure. I know definitely I will be playing, but right now I'm not sure how much."

DB-BOB SANDERS (on how he felt when he heard he'd be able to play)

"It's an exciting feeling. It feels good. I've been wanting to be ready for a long time now. It's just being smart about it. The coaches have been great. They've been working through it with me and keeping me mentally in it. (The doctors) told me I was ready to go, everything looks good. Practice has gone pretty good. Reps have been good. Mentally, I'm at a good state. It's an exciting feeling."

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