Tuesday morning one-liners


How injured is the wrist of Bills DE Mario Williams?

TE Michael Egnew is trying to work his way onto the field for the Dolphins.

Patriots RB Shane Vereen had some good moments on Sunday.

The Jets will be without TE Jeff Cumberland until after their bye.

Going away from home hasn’t worked well for the Ravens offense.

Bengals coach Marvin Lewis thinks there’s too much criticism of LB Rey Maualuga.

Browns WR Greg Little has made strides toward being more reliable.

RB Jonathan Dwyer responded well after a spell on the Steelers bench.

A position-by-position look at the Texans offense.

The Colts made use of whoever was healthy to beat the Browns on Sunday.

Jaguars rookie WR Justin Blackmon is still struggling in his transition to the NFL.

The Titans think RB Chris Johnson’s big day was the result of a team effort.

Broncos CB Tracy Porter is plenty familiar with this week’s opponent.

The Chiefs feel they are getting healthier.

There’s been no big improvement in the Raiders run game.

T Jared Gaither and CB Shareece Wright practiced for the Chargers on Monday.

Cowboys S Matt Johnson could wind up on injured reserve.

TE Martellus Bennett thinks Sunday’s game was his worst since joining the Giants.

Said Eagles DT Mike Patterson of his return to practice, “I’m just happy to be out there running around.”

The Redskins are giving up too many big plays on defense.

Dan Pompei of the Chicago Tribune thinks Bears QB Jay Cutler proved his toughness after a big hit by Lions DT Ndamukong Suh.

It was another slow start for the Lions offense.

The Packers are figuring out the best way to work WR Greg Jennings back into the lineup.

Vikings S Harrison Smith almost lost the football he intercepted and returned for a touchdown against Arizona.

Although he is playing his old team this weekend, Falcons CB Asante Samuel wasn’t in the mood to speak to reporters.

Panthers players were sorry to see General Manager Marty Hurney get fired.

Said Saints defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo, “Stats don’t measure heart. That’s an awesome statement and I wish I would’ve thought of it.Trust me, I’m not a stat guy, I never have been, both ways.”

Why did the Buccaneers choose to wear colored jerseys on a hot day?

RB Beanie Wells is itching to get back to the Cardinals.

C Scott Wells will not start practicing for the Rams this week.

The 49ers know they need to be mindful of the best way to use QB Colin Kaepernick.

Seahawks CB Walter Thurmond has returned to practice, but the team doesn’t have a timetable for his activation from the PUP list.