Saturday morning one-liners


RB C.J. Spiller remains confident he can help the Bills if he gets an opportunity.

Dolphins FB Charles Clay’s development has been set back by a hamstring injury.

C Dan Connolly will have a lot on his mind as he helps set up the Patriots’ blocking against the Jets.

Jets coach Rex Ryan explained the decision to keep RB Joe McKnight instead of Patriots RB Danny Woodhead.

A look back at the first four games of the Ravens season.

The Bengals signed G Otis Hudson, cut earlier this week, to the practice squad.

Assessing the first four games of Pat Shurmur’s Browns head coaching career.

LB Larry Foote is back in the starting lineup for the Steelers.

Said Texans LB Mario Williams of DE Antonio Smith’s fast start, “Because he’s the only ninja in the NFL. Nobody’s stopping the ninja if you’re the only one.”

Colts tickets aren’t worth nearly as much this season as they have been in past years.

The Jaguars will have to give WR Mike Thomas help if he’s going to live up to his new contract.

Titans DB Tommie Campbell is making the most of his second chance at football.

DE Elvis Dumervil is eager to start sharing in the pass rush fun with Broncos LB Von Miller.

The Chiefs have seen improvement in DE Tyson Jackson this season.

Raiders coach Hue Jackson isn’t pushing the panic button about the team’s run defense.

The Chargers are using their depth at linebacker to strong effect.

Add poor tackling by the offense to the list of Cowboys problems.

RB D.J. Ware will likely get a chance to run the ball for the Giants this weekend.

Eagles G Danny Watkins feels ready to join the starting lineup.

P Sav Rocca has been a bright spot for the Redskins so far this season.

It is looking more likely that S Chris Harris will return to the Bears lineup on Monday.

Lions WR Calvin Johnson won’t have criticism from the Bears to fuel him this week.

Packers coach Mike McCarthy doesn’t want Green Bay to name a street after him during the season.

Turnovers are one negative the Vikings have avoided this season.

Joe Hawley will be at center for the Falcons against the Packers.

Play action passing has been a big part of Panthers QB Cam Newton’s success.

Tom Dempsey, who set an NFL record with a 63-yard field goal while with the Saints, believes someone will hit a longer field goal soon.

Dekoda Watson will start at linebacker for the Buccaneers if Quincy Black can’t play.

Even though Brandon Keith practiced this week, the Cardinals might start Jeremy Bridges at right tackle.

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh has a close relationship with Buccaneers QB Josh Johnson.

Injuries to WR Mike Williams and CB Marcus Trufant will make winning on the road more difficult for the Seahawks.