"Oh, I had lots of different styles. I had hair jacked up to Jesus." -- Reba McEntire on how fashion has changed over the years in country music
"This feels like the Super Bowl trophy. I had forgotten what they feel like." -- Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, holding an ACM statuette onstage before the telecast
"So basically what I'm saying here, people, is that I have the coolest mother-in-law and you all can suck it." -- Kelly Clarkson, about Reba McEntire
"Blake, we're the Dallas Cowboys. We have real balls." -- Tony Romo, after Blake Shelton asked if Romo's football was deflated
"I haven't lost as much money as normal, so that's been good." -- Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line, speaking to the fact that the ACM Awards are not in Las Vegas this year.
"We really wanted to bring big hair back to country music." -- Karen Fairchild of Little Big Town
"Are you sure about this?" -- Guitarist Randy Owen as he accepted the Guinness World Record for most consecutive wins at entertainer of the year at the ACM Awards.
"This isn't mine. They're going to mail it to me?" -- New Artist of the Year Cole Swindell as he stood onstage in the press room holding the trophy
"They say everything is bigger in Texas and that's why we came here." -- Co-host Luke Bryan