It picked me more than I picked it.
John and Travis made the play on the quarterback and Justin picked up the ball and made a nice cutback move. Scoring on defense was huge.
It's just a way for students here to show pride in the FFA. The officers picked something different for them to wear and do every day.
I picked the best person I could find, ... People know we're close. But you got to understand, because of our closeness, I know the character of the person. It's one thing to say a person can read the law -- and that's important -- and understand the law. But what also matters . . . is the intangibles. To me, a person's strength of character counts a lot.
It's always an honor to be picked. You have to know that you can contribute 100 percent, you can't go over there with any doubts in your mind. I need to get the rest and try and get as healthy as I can.
[By being passed over by 23 teams in the draft instead of being picked first as had been early speculation, quarterback Aaron Rodgers lost about $14 million, just in guaranteed money.] It doesn't change his life at all, ... It affects his portfolio, which he's not going to spend 10 seconds thinking about for the next several years.
Stay tuned! I may not be here, but my show was picked up!
The stock market is showing a slow steady trend upward, and software shares are being picked up as they are the safest bet.
Although December sales started relatively strong and picked up at the end of the month, we were not able to offset mid-month weakness, ... For the full month, traffic was up slightly, but not at the level of improvement we experienced in November.
I was pleased with the way we kept our poise when we were down. Austin Hood picked the perfect time to play his best all-around game of the season.
Defensively, we picked it up and got some easy steals.
Whenever you exert that much energy coming back, it's so hard getting over the hump. Defensively, we picked it up a little more in the second half.
I had a hit-and-run, double-steal (called). We got mixed up. We ended up getting picked off at first and thrown out at second. That was a momentum killer right there.
It could have happened to anyone. He just picked the wrong people walking down the street.
It's been difficult because it's always hard when you're not being picked for the big games. But I've kept quiet, put my head down and trained hard when I've been back with my club. I'm really looking forward to Saturday.
The supplies that are appropriate for classroom use, we're making arrangements to have them picked up by the school district. We are positive they will get into the hands of the kids on free and reduced lunches that need them.
The whole back porch is gone. And the shelter over there, it just picked the posts and all up out of the ground.
Our motivation was to just keep pressing and force turnovers. Our starters picked it up in the second half and considering we played without one of starters, it forced us to rely more on our backcourt.
The big guy picked up those two fouls, but I think that actually hurt us because their other guys were quicker. That's when they got out in front of us. We needed to continue to attack the basket, but we kind of lost our composure. We're not a three-point shooting team.
I picked this theme because children nowadays don't play such games anymore. I want to highlight to them about these games, and bring back their memories about these games.
It looks like the economy picked up in the second quarter. The leap higher in commodity prices is helping underpin profits and driving export earnings and investment.
When you picked her up she would shake. She was like a little fragile flower.
The surface is strewn with very angular, large rocks - much more so than was expected. They've picked the most benign looking spot, but it has not turned out to be very benign.
I myself only had my garbage picked up last week, and when I went home, my wife told me about it.
Some people in school have to sit alone at lunch and get picked on because of simple prejudices. And a lot of New Orleans students were not well received. Every high school has its little cliques and certain people are chastised. It's similar to the Jewish Holocaust. People are picked on whether they're Hindu or Arab. Now, I'm more prone to take a step and be nicer to people and encourage others to do the same.