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Warner: "Well, I'm old. What are going to do about it? I am what I am. Everybody has to come up with an excuse for a bad performance. I've come to realize in this business that lots of people are very fickle. It's, 'What have you done for me lately?' And so just a few months ago, we were sitting in the Super Bowl for the first time ever for the Arizona Cardinals and then my first game back, I'm already too old to play this game. It all depends on how you go out and perform. ...
"Does that mean I can't play? I don't think so. I think everybody around our facility sees it every day that I can still pull the trigger and I can still throw the ball. Every once in a while in this business you don't play to your standards and everybody else's, and unfortunately, that happened in Week 1."
Warner: "I even look at our football team and I look at last year and, yeah, we got all the way to the Super Bowl and made a great run down the stretch, but throughout the course of the season, we were a very inconsistent football team. We were we were up one week and down the next. We never put it together week in and week out. And i think that is what it takes to earn the respect of anybody in this league. And we haven't done that. We had a great run and we played great down the stretch and we're not giving any of that back because we earned all that. But the key for us and the key especially with this organization and where we have been is, people want to see us do it consistently, week in and week out. And you already see at the beginning of this year, we haven't done that."