NFC West training camp one liners

Arizona needs DL disappointments Gabe Watson and Alan Branch to step up.

Ken Whisenhunt says Beanie Wells’ passing down skills are underrated.

More from Whiz, this time on Matt Leinart: “Let’s be clear. My expectation is Matt is the guy.”

Rookie WR Andre Roberts suffered through a rough afternoon on Monday.

ESPN’s Mike Sando discussed the Cardinals’ chances on KTAR.

The Rams tried out WR Danario Alexander on Monday, and passed him on a physical.

The competition for slot receiver duties in St. Louis is coming down to WRs Mardy Gilyard and Danny Amendola.

Jeff Gordon of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch still doesn’t think the Rams have enough skill position talent.

Rams LB James Laurinaitis says he’s more comfortable this season.

Progress for the 49ers: The team’s fans didn’t boo Alex Smith to open training camp.

Coach Mike Singletary wants Smith to look off safeties more often.

Smith appeared on the Scott Van Pelt Show on Monday.

Are the 49ers already missing NT Aubrayo Franklin?

49ers S Taylor Mays has quickly moved up the depth chart to the second team.

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll gave an update on the team’s running back situation.

37-year-old Seahawks addition Lawyer Milloy opened camp as the starting strong safety.

LB Aaron Curry has continued to miss practices with headaches.

Dave Boling of the Tacoma News Tribune offers a fictional interview with offensive line coach Alex Gibbs.

Seahawks WR Deion Butler continues to impress his coaching staff.