Friday morning one-liners

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Bills DT Kyle Williams is out of the cast he had to wear following last month’s ankle surgery.

A turnaround on the offensive line has helped spur a turnaround in results for the Dolphins.

S Nate Jones started for the Patriots last week and he’s getting familiar with the defense this week.

Jets S Jim Leonhard’s wife won’t be happy to learn that her husband is returning punts this weekend.

G Marshal Yanda impresses his teammates with his toughness.

Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer wants to see more interceptions.

When he slipped in pursuit of Antonio Brown, Browns CB Joe Haden gave up a big touchdown on Thursday night.

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said he never considered kicking a field goal when the team tried and failed to score four times from the two in the fourth quarter.

A return to Cincinnati has Texans LB Connor Barwin reliving his collegiate glory days.

It has been two full months since the Colts last had a lead.

TE Colin Cloherty will be added to the Jaguars active roster this weekend.

The Titans are pleased with the play of TE Jared Cook this season.

CB Champ Bailey doesn’t want to see the Broncos punting the ball to Devin Hester.

We’ll find out this weekend if Chiefs RB Le’Ron McLain really has psychic powers.

The Raiders aren’t concerned about the rise in sacks with Carson Palmer at quarterback.

T Jared Gaither arrived at exactly the right time for the Chargers.

Cowboys LB Sean Lee will wear a less restrictive cast on his injured wrist on Sunday night.

Said Giants WR Devin Thomas of QB Eli Manning, “You’ve got a leader like that who’s calm and cool and collected. You just go out there and play your part. No one is overwhelmed. He just keeps it real simple.”

LB Casey Matthews will play in the nickel for the Eagles this week.

Mike Shanahan is happy with the way the Redskins draft class has panned out.

Bears RB Matt Forte has been using a hyperbaric chamber to try and heal up as quickly as possible.

Holdovers from the 0-16 season know what the Lions have at stake as they battle for a playoff spot.

Too many Packers rushes are going for negative yardage.

The Vikings are likely following the draft decision of USC T Ryan Kalil.

The Falcons will be trying to repeat their success against Panthers QB Cam Newton.

With T Jordan Gross’ status uncertain, the Panthers are preparing alternative plans.

Saints LB Jonathan Vilma didn’t miss a beat in his return from injury.

CB Myron Lewis is hoping for a chance to prove himself to the Buccaneers this season.

WR Andre Roberts has been coming on for the Cardinals this season.

Rams QB Sam Bradford isn’t ready to throw in the towel on the season.

The 49ers signed T Alex Boone to a contract extension.

Max Unger has been the healthy exception on the Seahawks offensive line this season.