Thursday morning one-liners


Bills CB Aaron Williams plans to return from his chest injury in two weeks.

Dolphins RB Daniel Thomas (hamstring) missed Wednesday’s practice.

Patriots QB Tom Brady discusses playing at Heinz Field.

The Jets missed out on re-signing C Colin Baxter to their practice squad.

Ravens WR Anquan Boldin will face his former team on Sunday.

Bengals coach Marvin Lewis dissects his Week Eight opponent.

Browns RB Peyton Hillis says his contract year has been “humbling.”

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger is not on this week’s injury report.

The Texans undressed the Titans in Week Seven.

Is Colts QB Curtis Painter better than his record shows?

The Jaguars are using WR Mike Thomas on punt returns again.

Titans coach Mike Munchak discusses the sorry state of his team.

The Broncos are targeting a better offensive performance in Week Eight.

The Chiefs are getting the rock to WR Dwayne Bowe this year.

NFL teams have struggled coming off bye weeks this season.

Chargers rookie CB Marcus Gilchrist is now a starter.

Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan is confident in his unit.

Giants CB Prince Amukamara is still trying to get his foot healthy.

Eagles DE Brandon Graham’s weight ballooned during his knee rehab.

The Redskins are an “uneven, unreliable, and immature” team. discusses when OT Gabe Carimi (knee) might return.

The Lions come in eighth in’s latest power rankings.

Packers backup QB Matt Flynn is developing nicely behind Aaron Rodgers.

Vikings QB Christian Ponder was “poised and in command” in his first start.

The Falcons want to improve their third-down and red-zone efficiency.

Panthers QB Cam Newton is working on his ball security.

The NFL Network Playbook crew is picking the Saints in Week Eight.

The Bucs are confident RB LeGarrette Blount (knee) will return after the bye.

The Cardinals come in 28th in these power rankings.

CSN Bay Area’s Matt Maiocco breaks down the latest on the 49ers.

The Seahawks have released OT Tyler Polumbus.

Rams QB Sam Bradford still has a boot on his high left ankle sprain.