"In law enforcement, image is everything. Joe had a very positive image, as far as his ability to talk to folks. Not only that, but his physical appearance was always intimidating. He's like 6-4, kept himself in shape."
-- Gordon County Sheriff Mitch Ralston on Colorado Rapids backup goalkeeper Joe Nasco, who served as deputy sheriff in Calhoun, Ga., before getting his soccer career back on track. (USA Today)