11.24: 49ers Press Conference -- Troy Smith
Smith on Thanksgiving and the upcoming game.
-- Thanksgiving is here. Enjoy there's a little bit Turkey it's start finish up that number didn't. Forget again Bernard King can't. Came through yourself look too much. -- -- Boy definitely -- is definitely my. Not as tough triggered that. I prepare -- and hope for the best and I gave it is it has been a little tomorrow. Yeah yeah. The good amount good amount. Obviously number Tony for Adrian Wilson is it is a special player. He does a lot of they. That's the safety position that obviously is not the norm. Because of what type of player he's Darnell Dockett. You know destruction if you if you let them you know I mean. He -- incredible things in the running game and in the past game also. And in you know the corners from Marty. Very -- very you're. Incredible ball skills. You know those guys just pop and I am confident and -- them. -- -- -- Who are I've never -- get a -- I don't know. My -- trash talks or whatever -- -- -- -- -- obviously our own you know he takes pride in their position any plays in the field and you know. The explosive player that he. He definitely. You know comes about when you mr. Okay. I got to worry about the next play you know me. So -- didn't into the corals regardless duties. Definitely not something that I mean to. To manage the course of the game you got to manage now. Pretty -- other guys in the huddle which you sources are worried about what I need to worry about. -- You are you have -- you are small thing to a giant you know that's a part of the game I understand that are being caught every name in the book. Now. I guess out there they see me in just like everywhere else they -- mean but you know I don't know what that means. But or -- feel you know. This is definitely a respecting and they're messengers -- let -- message. -- Are you are currently yeah. Today yeah. Quality. That's. I think some some validity to it. You know obviously. You don't. The defense of staffs elsewhere around the league you know. They they take pride in game plan and they take pride in putting their defense of players into places -- where you know -- The opponent it is you know kind of you know car or whatever the case maybe. He noted -- job opening deep as the players and in in different places and it's on us to react to -- -- -- -- -- the position quarterback and every ball you know. There was gonna be games to where you you have the ability to break contain him make some plays -- -- going to be games where you -- working tight quarters. You know I don't I don't know exactly how Arizona's one player obviously Tampa Bay did -- different thing. You know that week is in the past now we're moving forward and we're taken as far as you know did the teams and our gonna do different things and understand Tony. Okay. Morgan. And let me. I try not to to to make you don't want situation -- in the next. It's definitely. You know primetime game in you know got to step up and be able to play aren't. In the big games in order prepared to say -- we always do exist today he's in the weaker kind of push. Beckett. -- Gingrich. Around to stay even keel to -- not lit. Reporters or whoever via dictate what's going on. You know offensively defensively. Special teams wise and just that the team. You know in in general. We're staying together. You know collectively we are you know I'm not only holding each other responsible for these are -- -- the field but we're growing -- -- grown. Yeah. Powers granted to it every situation by. Being a part of my team you know holy please this just -- in -- no debt. Whether it's a great game or bad game you won't get a different you know Troy Smith you your get the same person. You know statistics or whatever the case may -- career games. I don't buy into that I don't think about that. I'll -- retirement term deal we take you one weekend retirement -- the most important thing. All the players around here knowing that you know the accolades or whatever the case may be that you received two weeks prior. You don't worry about that we're just worried about what's up next and answers on. -- You're better play action. -- -- Area. We'll continue to do -- get better and there's some there's some parts in the play action in the quarterback movements have do we do the darkest Dubya better and also. But this this is different little fine tuning -- that you can always get better at as a quarterback and you know coming from my generous and understand exactly what he's saying so that's nothing but constructive criticism and were you better. -- -- Our main influence of through some of the sportswriter that need to work on everything Jeremy bird and I agree with that you know on the not I'm not want to shy away from our responsibility. You know obviously down. You know where where somebody might take negatively I'm not going taken negatively on the take your positive and from player to coach I think. You you have to have that understand and there's a reason why he's coaching -- the player he supposed to coach and he's supposed to coach or did you better get things that you don't do as well as other thing. I understand that and he's doing tremendous job. Our relationship. Do you people just in general were never ever understand exactly what Alex Smith. Has has went through has gone through as a quarterback here. And on. He's done nothing but kill me so far he's done net and look where he still. You know quarter pulled you don't in the back -- position. He showed me -- tremendously. Incredible spring you know obviously got the same last name so he's definitely -- -- you know so. He's done that about him so far. In front of the television. Just. I would definitely listen my teammates and obviously you know being from the other side of the country. You know my family's not here and it's it's OK -- I got a new family now you know doing nothing we're having a good -- here and -- -- a decent Turkey somewhere. Without family quote for me in my situation and I wouldn't be your man so my family's been tremendous -- -- -- Know that stretches out -- football family and everything so family to me as well most thankful.