Saturday morning one-liners


Bills QB Ryan Fitzpatrick talks about signing his new contract.

The Dolphins running game could be a place where they have an edge on the Giants.

Albert Breer of the NFL Network is picking the Patriots to beat the Steelers this Sunday.

The Jets have 11 sacks this season when sending four or fewer rushers.

David Reed has retaken the role of primary kick returner for the Ravens.

The Bengals expect Adam Jones to be the third corner and he might see some time as a returner as well.

Browns RB Peyton Hillis doesn’t want to hear about the Madden Curse.

A look at what the Steelers are facing on the ground when the Patriots have the ball.

Will the Texans be able to generate enough passing game without WR Andre Johnson?

Only 13 of the 53 players on the Colts have been on a team with a losing record before.

Said Jaguars DT Terrance Knighton, “I hate Houston; I hate the Texans. That’s probably the team I hate most in the league. I don’t know, they have an arrogance about them I just can’t stand. We watched the bad game last year I just got angry and I’m ready to go out there and get that bad taste out of my mouth.”

The Titans got a pep talk from Navy SEAL Clint Bruce this week.

Defensive backs will be on the list of draft needs for the Broncos next season.

FB LeRon McClain still gets credit for a touchdown last week even though he fumbled before hitting the end zone.

Raiders LB Aaron Curry and CB Stanford Routt both picked up fines for their conduct in last week’s game with the Chiefs.

It doesn’t look like the Chargers will have LB Shaun Phillips in the lineup on Monday night.

David Buehler thinks he’ll back on kickoffs for the Cowboys this weekend.

The Giants like what they’ve gotten from P Steve Weatherford.

Eagles coach Andy Reid is concerned with what TE Jason Witten can do on Sunday night.

Traveling to Toronto makes for something more than your ordinary road game for the Redskins.

Bears coach Lovie Smith doesn’t have a good record when it comes to challenges.

The Lions aren’t bothered by their reputation as a dirty team.

Wide receiver blocking is something that the Packers are working on to help the running game.

Looking at some of the decisions Vikings coach Leslie Frazier made to help get the team to 1-6.

K Matt Bryant set a Falcons record with his 27th straight field goal last Sunday.

The Panthers have LB Omar Gaither back earlier than expected.

Saints QB Drew Brees sees places the Saints could play better than they did in their 62-7 win over the Colts.

The flaws leading to problems for Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman appear to be fixable.

Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic thinks Cardinals RB Beanie Wells will play a limited role, if he plays at all.

T Adam Goldberg is heading back into the starting lineup for the Rams.

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh has invented a character, Frederick P. Soft, to help make sure his players don’t lose their edge.

Said Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson, “Obviously, I want to play. But If I can’t be the player I know I can be, I don’t want to go out there and hurt the team. But I feel like it’s time for me to come back. I don’t think this injury can keep me out of the game much longer. We’re 2-4 right now, so I want to get out there so we can get some W’s.”