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Sunday morning one-liners

Said Bills WR Sammy Watkins of his preseason debut, “Things were moving a little bit faster than I see in practice. It was live and that’s the type of reps that you need when coming off an injury and not playing as much.” Dolphins rookie CB Xavien Howard is expected to play in the final…

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Two big quarterback decisions coming for the Broncos

With the fourth preseason game four days away and the regular-season opener only 11 days into the future, the Denver Broncos have two big quarterback decisions to make. No. 1: Who is the starter? No. 2: If Mark Sanchez is No. 3 on the depth chart, should we cut him? Coach Gary Kubiak addressed both…

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Gary Kubiak on Trevor Siemian: I see a guy getting better

Broncos coach Gary Kubiak came into Saturday’s game with the intention of making his decision on a starting quarterback after his team faced the Rams and nothing’s changed after watching Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch against Los Angeles. Kubiak said after the game that he’s “got enough going on that I can make a decision,”…

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Saturday one-liners

Dolphins DE Cameron Wake accepts his current role as a non-starting pass-rush specialist. Bills TE Chris Gragg suffered a torn ACL on Friday night against Washington. Patriots WR Julian Edelman was rusty in his preseason debut. Jets WR Brandon Marshall says that rookie WR Robbie Anderson “has that wow factor.” Ravens QB Joe Flacco will…

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Cam Newton after rough night for offense: “It’s preseason”

Cam Newton took to the podium for his postgame press conference wearing a Sergio Leone-inspired hat, which was good. It was his play, however, that covered the bad and the ugly. After a pretty nightmarish night against the Patriots, the reigning MVP summed it up in the two most appropriate words: “It’s preseason.” Newton was…

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Friday morning one-liners

Bills QB Tyrod Taylor is looking forward to WR Sammy Watkins‘ return to game action. Identifying areas of uncertainty for the Dolphins. DT Anthony Johnson will try to build on a good outing in Friday’s Patriots game. Said Jets DE Sheldon Richardson of facing former teammate Damon Harrison, “He’s going to look weird in that…

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Thursday morning one-liners

Bills DT Jerel Worthy may have found an NFL home after years of bouncing around. Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph told his players to do their jobs (nobody tell Rob Gronkowski). Patriots rookie LG Joe Thuney has had an impressive camp. Jets QB Geno Smith’s still the backup on the depth chart. The Ravens are…

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Kubiak hasn’t decided on second quarterback for next preseason game

Trevor Siemian will start at quarterback in Denver’s third preseason game; that much is known. It’s also known that Mark Sanchez and Paxton Lynch will play in Saturday night’s home game against the Rams. Here’s what isn’t known: The name of the second quarterback to enter the game. “I’m going to decide that probably at…

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Wednesday morning one-liners

Said Texans coach Bill O’Brien of the new kickoff rule, “When the rule was put into place, it was, I believe, intended to be put in for player safety, to monitor player safety and try to help that issue as far as big hits. What I’m seeing, though – and preseason is a lot about…

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Trevor Siemian practicing, but not throwing, on Tuesday

When Broncos coach Gary Kubiak announced on Monday that Trevor Siemian will get the start in the Broncos third preseason game, he also said that it wasn’t clear whether Siemian would be a full participant in Tuesday’s practice. Siemian banged his shoulder while trying to make a tackle after an interception against the 49ers last…

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Trevor Siemian to start third Broncos preseason game

Trevor Siemian will get another chance to start a preseason game for the Broncos. Coach Gary Kubiak announced Monday that Siemian will be the first man under center against the Rams in a game that has traditionally been used as a dress rehearsal for the regular season. That would suggest that Siemian has some edge…

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Philip Rivers goes all in on the “it won’t cost you anything” pitch

San Diegans will vote in November on whether to increase taxes in order to help pay for a new stadium for the Chargers. The current face of the franchise has officially attached his name to the team’s primary sales pitch. “[I]t would be really hard for me to say you need to vote for the…

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Monday morning one-liners

It looks like this will be QB EJ Manuel’s final year with the Bills. Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill wants to see TE Jordan Cameron pick up his game. RB James White’s role in the Patriots offense will likely grow with Dion Lewis out of action again. Are the Jets making too much of a mystery…

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Steve Keim regrets passing on Russell Wilson, even though Keim really didn’t

As the Cardinals prepare for another season featuring another pair of games (at a minimum) against the Seahawks and quarterback Russell Wilson, the man who runs Arizona’s football decision spent some time regretting a decision made more than four years ago: Not drafting Wilson. “There’s this thing scouts talk about — ‘comps,’” Keim told Peter King…

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Ronnie Hillman appears unlikely to make Broncos’ 53-man roster

Broncos coach Gary Kubiak said last week that running back Ronnie Hillman is in “a helluva battle” to make the 53-man roster. It appears that Hillman is losing that battle. Mike Klis of KUSA reports that it would now be a surprise if Hillman makes the team. That’s a surprise, considering the Broncos re-signed Hillman…

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