Tuesday morning one-liners


In a beat writer mock draft, Chris Brown of BuffaloBills.com has the Bills selecting Alabama DT Marcell Dareus.

The Dolphins won’t be moving Vernon Carey to guard.

Auburn QB Cam Newton started his visit with the Bengals on Monday.

Clemson DE Da’Quan Bowers will visit with the Browns on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Some evidence in support of the Steelers getting better at cornerback.

John McClain of the Houston Chronicle has the Texans taking Nebraska CB Prince Amukamara in his latest mock draft.

An examination of the Colts’ reported interest in drafting a quarterback.

Gyms in Jacksonville have been seeing an increased number of appearances by members of the Jaguars.

Bruce Matthews left one son behind in Houston so he could work with another one, Kevin, as an assistant coach with the Titans.

The Broncos will host 13 more draft prospects in the coming days, including Alabama DL Marcell Dareus and LSU CB Patrick Peterson.

Mike Mayock of the NFL Network said he’s heard Purdue LB Ryan Kerrigan compared to Chiefs LB Mike Vrabel.

Gil Brandt of NFL.com sees the Raiders taking an offensive lineman in the second round.

QB Chris Griesen, who finished the year with the Cowboys, has been put on the exempt list of a UFL team.

The Giants will likely have to figure out their future with DT Barry Cofield after the draft.

An evaluation of the Eagles’ first round picks under coach Andy Reid.

Alabama RB Mark Ingram is heading to the Redskins for a visit.

There are different opinions about how well CB Prince Amukamara would fit with the Lions.

A look inside Packers CB Charles Woodson’s contract in the years to come.

Vikings RB Adrian Peterson is inching closer to the Madden cover.

The Falcons are one of the teams taking a long look at Hawaii RB Alex Green.

Scott Fowler of the Charlotte Observer acknowledges the risk involved with drafting QB Cam Newton, but encourages the Panthers to do it anyway.

Alabama RB Mark Ingram is training with several members of the Saints in New Orleans.

Former Buccaneers coach Jon Gruden is a big fan of current Bucs QB Josh Freeman.

Should the Cardinals “run to the podium” if Missouri QB Blaine Gabbert is available with the fifth pick?

Wednesday is going to be a busy day for pre-draft visits at Rams headquarters.

If the 49ers could do the 2005 draft over again, there’s little chance they wouldn’t take Aaron Rodgers first overall.

Seahawks president Peter McLoughlin talked about how the team is coping with the lockout’s effect on ticket sales.