Sunday morning one-liners


Bills LB Arthur Moats is making his way up the depth chart.

QB Matt Moore didn’t have a great Saturday at Dolphins practice.

Patriots rookie S Tavon Wilson has shown an ability to make adjustments.

Saturday found Jets QB Tim Tebow struggling to get the ball out quickly.

The kicking competition at Ravens camp is heating up.

The Bengals will play a mock game on Sunday evening.

There was a spike in attendance at Saturday’s Browns practice.

Steelers T Kelvin Beachum impressed off the football field while at SMU.

Texans C Ben Jones wears No. 60 to honor his late father.

Hunting keeps Colts K Adam Vinatieri busy when he isn’t playing football.

Jaguars defensive coordinator Mel Tucker says he’s “way over” not getting the head coaching job.

Both Matt Hasselbeck and Jake Locker played well at Saturday’s Titans practice.

Broncos LB Von Miller is looking to do more of everything in his second season.

The Chiefs are shooting for a better start to their season this year.

Raiders WR Denarius Moore has been limited by a sore hamstring.

Said Chargers C Nick Hardwick of QB Philip Rivers, “Now he is a man to a lot of these kids. They look at him in that room, and he could be a dad to a lot of them. He runs the shop. He knows everything and he steers this whole team.”

LB Sean Lee has remained humble while moving into a bigger role for the Cowboys.

Giants T Will Beatty insists that his back is fine.

The Eagles have taken LB Mychal Kendricks out of their nickel package.

Redskins WR Leonard Hankerson had a couple of drops at Saturday’s practice.

T Cory Brandon’s size has earned notice at Bears camp.

Lions K Jason Hanson doesn’t care for his ratings in the current edition of Madden.

There’s still no timetable for Packers T Derek Sherrod’s return from a broken leg.

Said Vikings WR Percy Harvin of QB Christian Ponder, “The difference is huge. His progressions, reading defenses and confidence level has been like night and day. He believes in himself this year.”

The Falcons waived undrafted rookie RB Robbie Frey.

Said Panthers coach Ron Rivera, “Charles Johnson is very consistent right now, but we need him to take it to another level. He’s doing the things we want him to do, but we want him to do more. That’s why we have him here.”

Jeff Duncan of the New Orleans Times-Picayune thinks Saints players hurt themselves by not cooperating in the bounty probe.

Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano liked what he saw at the team’s night practice.

Cardinals DE Calais Campbell joined LB Sam Acho’s efforts to help people in Nigeria.

WR Brandon Gibson played well during the Rams’ scrimmage at Edward Jones Dome.

49ers CB Tarell Brown vowed to lead the league in interceptions.

Conventional quarterback competitions aren’t Seahawks coach Pete Carroll’s bag.