The Detroit Lions’ new head coach had some incredible sound bites during his introductory press conference Thursday. It’s common for new coaches to « win the press conference » but Campbells was more of a dominant shutout with fans on social media ready to run through a wall.
« This team will become the identity of this city accept – and this town was dejected and found a way to stand up and overcome adversity, « said Campbell. « We’re going to kick your teeth. If you hit us back, we’ll smile at you. If you knock us down, we’ll get up and on the way up we’ll bite off our kneecaps and get up.
» It will be It would take two shots to knock us down. On the way up we take your other kneecap and stand up. Then it takes three shots to get us down. And if we do that, we’ll take another piece away from you. We will shortly be the last to stand. That will be the mentality. «
To Giants fans, Campbell and his words should sound familiar. He’s a former Giants Draft Pick and Tight End (1999-2002) and his idea of a team that would impersonate his town was words, the Giants -Trainer Joe Judge spoke at his introductory press conference last January.
Campbell is the eleventh head coach for the Lions (including interim) since winning a playoff game in 1991.
« This place has been kicked , he was beaten, he was injured, « said Campbell. » I can sit up here and give you Coachspeak all day: We’re going to win so many games. None of this matters and you don’t want to hear about it anyway. You’ve had enough of it. Excuse my language. «
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