Thursday morning one-liners

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The NFL’s kickoff rule changes could impact offense.

ESPN’s Todd McShay has the lowdown on Dolphins’ draft targets.

ESPN Boston examines Patriots K Stephen Gostkowski’s kickoff potential under the NFL’s new rules.

Jets KR Brad Smith isn’t thrilled with the NFL’s latest rule changes.

The Ravens will work out Florida State G/C Rodney Hudson this week.

There’s more pressure on young QBs due to the NFL lockout.

ESPN’s Todd McShay pegs DE Da’Quan Bowers and CB Jimmy Smith for the Browns.

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin is still holding out hope for a new CBA.

Texans owner Bob McNair discusses the latest around the league.

Colts president Bill Polian supports “The Patriots Way.”

Coach Jack Del Rio says the Jaguars’ defense was too complicated in 2010.

The Titans are doing their due diligence on Blaine Gabbert and Cam Newton.

The Broncos are not among the five teams accused of “impermissible contact” with players during the lockout.

Chiefs coach Todd Haley says that QB Matt Cassel’s development is “exciting.”

Raiders coach Hue Jackson is confident the players will be ready once the lockout ceases.

The Chargers are showing serious interest in Purdue DE Ryan Kerrigan.

The Cowboys have interest in Baylor G/T Danny Watkins.

Including former Giants head coach Jim Fassel, four of the five UFL coaches have NFL experience.

The ESPN crew puts the Eagles on the clock.

The Redskins played undisciplined defense last season.

ESPN’s Todd McShay analyzes the Bears’ draft outlook.

Possible Lions draft target Anthony Castonzo worked out at the Boston College Pro Day on Wednesday.

Packers RB Ryan Grant expects to have limited participation if there are offseason activities.

First-round running backs like Adrian Peterson work out 48 percent of the time.

Falcons DE John Abraham is a top-seven pass rusher in the NFL, according to

Touchbacks were on the rise even before the NFL’s latest rule changes.

Ole Miss DT Jerrell Powe helped himself at the Rebels’ Pro Day.

Bucs rookies are likely to be impacted by a lengthy NFL lockout.

Cardinals DE Darnell Dockett hopes for rest earlier in games in 2011.

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh has spent time on the practice field with free agent QB Alex Smith.

ESPN’s Mike Sando believes there’s “absolutely” a chance the Seahawks trade for QB Kevin Kolb.

The Rams are considering moving training camp this year.