Friday morning one-liners

Bills WR Donald Jones has suffered a setback in his recovery from a head injury.

Coach Tony Sparano said that he remains confident about the direction of the Dolphins.

It has been a breakout season for Patriots LB Rob Ninkovich.

Jets RB Joe McKnight is set for the most playing time of his rookie season.

As long as David Reed is healthy, he’ll be returning kicks for the Ravens.

The Bengals are going to give WR Jerome Simpson more to do this weekend.

Browns rookie QB Colt McCoy is excited about another chance to play against the Steelers.

S Troy Polamalu was named as the MVP of the Steelers.

It looks like Jacoby Jones will start in place of Andre Johnson at wide receiver for the Texans again this week.

Several members of the Colts weighed in on the notion of expanding to an 18-game regular season.

Jaguars QB David Garrard had surgery on his finger Thursday and will now start two months of rehab.

G Jake Scott is fired up to help the Titans try to end the Colts’ season.

The Broncos probably won’t make any decisions about CB Champ Bailey’s status until Sunday.

Arrowhead Stadium is back to giving the Chiefs a strong home field advantage.

Raiders RB Darren McFadden doesn’t think his turf toe is enough to keep him out of the lineup on Sunday.

The Chargers signed FB Billy Latsko for the final game of the regular season.

The arrival of Kris Brown means that the Cowboys aren’t waiting for the offseason to start a kicking competition.

Giants C Shaun O’Hara could be facing offseason surgery to repair his left ankle.

The Eagles are considering a change at cornerback with Joselio Hanson replacing Dimitri Patterson.

Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett thinks CB DeAngelo Hall’s Pro Bowl berth is well deserved.

Bringing back S Chris Harris has proven to be a smart move by the Bears.

Said Lions defensive coordinator Gunther Cunningham of DT Ndamukong Suh, “I’ve never seen anything like this and a lot of people want to compare him and there’s no comparison.”

RB James Starks will likely be on the Packers active roster for the season finale.

Sunday will mark the end of the working relationship between Vikings RB Adrian Peterson and running backs coach Eric Bieniemy.

Falcons DE John Abraham will be squaring off against another Pro Bowler on Sunday.

LB Thomas Davis knows he’ll have to wait a while for a chance to negotiate a new deal with the Panthers.

Saints RB Pierre Thomas believes Monday night’s effort showed he’s back to his old form.

James Lee and Jeremy Trueblood are still battling for the right tackle spot on the Buccaneers offense.

Cardinals G Alan Faneca will consider retirement this offseason.

Rookie WR Danario Alexander has had a big impact since joining the Rams offense.

The pleas of fans who want to see the 49ers play QB Nate Davis have fallen on deaf ears.

The Seahawks believe that if they stop Steven Jackson, they will stop the Rams on Sunday.