Most intimidating sayings
I will try to put the "more intimidating" players closer to 1) Don't let his vivacious smile fool you, Rodney Harrison was one of the most ferocious players of his time.He made a name for himself after being drafted out of Western Illinois by the San Diego Chargers in 1994, but he'll mostly be remembered for his leadership and big-play ability on the New England Patriots' Super Bowl-winning clubs of the 2000s.Harrison never shied away from a huge collision and always kept his mouth going.He's not the best safety in history, but during his prime, it was hard to find a more scary secondary member than Mr. It terms of intimidation, John Lynch and Rodney Harrison are very comparable.Ball-hawking safeties who were always in the right position to lay a huge blow right under any opponent's chin.He was the staple of the some great Tampa Bay Buccaneers defenses from 1993-2003 and although he lined up the farthest away from the line of scrimmage, he was seemingly involved in every play and certainly wasn't afraid to throw his body around.Ball-carriers were always scanning the field for Lynch because you did not want to be on the receiving end of one of his jolts to the midsection.You gotta take the good with the bad, smile with the sad, love what you got, and remember what you had. I looked at you a thousand times, but this time when I looked at you there was something new. Don’t ever be depending on the rabbit’s foot for good luck when it obviously didn’t work for the rabbit.
When you really think about it, the game of football is all about intimidation.
Quarterbacks try to intimidate opposing defenses with arm strength and precision, while middle linebackers go the more conventional route of intimidation by delivering crushing blows to running backs and wide receivers.
Defensive players initially come to mind when we think of intimidation, but lightning-quick runners, stonewall offensive lineman, and deep-threat wideouts have just as easily struck fear into opponents throughout the years.
Because of the news-halting lockout, compiling lists has become commonplace this summer with the NFL Network's Top 100 players in the game today being the most discussed list.
Let's take a glance at the top 40 intimidating players in NFL history.