Series 1 Speeches (FREE!)

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These 10 speeches and pep talks may be written for a specific sport but you can easily adapt them to match your needs. Use them as a guide to get you started and change them to fit your team and their needs...

Give 100 Percent

100% equals everything! When we are asking you to give 100 percent, we are asking you to give everything. We want it all! Do not save anything for later, do not relax, do not take a break to catch your breath, give us everything you've got from start until finish! Leave it all on the field. (read more...)

King of the Hill

Everything is going great. We can’t be stopped. We are heavily favored to win tonight. Our winning tradition is infamous. Our record speaks for itself. We are in a league of our own. We can’t lose. It just can’t happen. Not a chance. Right?! What if... What if something goes terribly wrong? What if someone gets hurt? (read more...)

Win One for the Gipper

It was halftime of the 1928 Army vs. Notre Dame Game that legendary head coach Knute Rockne gave his "win one for the Gipper" speech to his beleaguered players. Notre Dame was having one of its worst season's on record and Rockne was trying to salvage what he could of the season. (read more...)

Visualize the Game

You have spent the past few days visualizing your performance in tonight's game. You have conditioned your mind and your body to successfully execute our plays. You have seen yourself out-play your opponent time and time again. And in the end, you have visualized our team (read more...)

Take Care of the Little Things

"Take care of the little things and the big things will take care of themselves." "Take care of the little things and the big things will take care of themselves." Most of you have heard that phrase before, right?!?! Did you ever stop to think about what it really means? (read more...)

When Tragedy Strikes

"Adversity... it's that feeling in the pit of your stomach right now. It's that ache inside of you that wants to cancel tonight's game and take you elsewhere to suffer. You have to fight it! Do not let it take you away from this contest. (read more...)

Dedicate Your Game

Most of you have been playing football for a good number of years now. I want you to take a moment, take a quiet moment to yourself now, and think about all the people who have helped you in your football journey through the years. Think of all those people (read more...)

Make Some Memories

I know that most of the time you guys spend your days living and thinking about what’s here and now. You might dream about the future, but you don’t spend too much time analyzing what your future will be like. Let me take you on a short trip into your future. (read more...)

The Underdog

Gentlemen, today we are the underdogs! The newspapers are predicting us to lose. The fans have their doubts. Some of you in this locker room have doubts about tonight's game. But, I’m here to tell you that it doesn’t matter what everyone else thinks. What does matter (read more...)

Those Before You

Tonight you find yourself surrounded by those who have gone before you. These men (or women) have defined this program and this winning tradition. Their sacrifices have made it possible for you to be here, for this program to exist. They played the game with heart, passion, and purpose. (read more...)