© St. Petersburg Times, published December 16, 2002
Shelton Quarles, Bucs linebacker
On a day the defense had trouble making plays, he provided the biggest one with his fourth-quarter interception that led to a touchdown.
-- RICK STROUD
Maligned for most of the season, he broke tackles, made plays and got into the end zone for the first time.
-- ROGER MILLS
The most distinguishing mark about the combative little guy is this: His team doesn't lose games it's not supposed to.
-- GARY SHELTON