Originally Posted by BlackMoses
The best defensive players are always a bit pyscho. The better ones are looking to inflict pain. Seriously, look at any all-time greats at the defensive positions with maybe the exception of cornerback (Deion was sssooofffttt, although he is a borderline starting all-time CB).
safeties as well, consider such people as Deck (with an i) Butkus, probably the worlds greatest MLB ever seen, he said it pretty good "I wouldn't ever set out to hurt anyone deliberately unless it was, you know, important —like a league game or something."