Friday morning one-liners


The battle among the Bills receivers for playing time rages on.

There’s a range of opinions about whether the Dolphins should start QB Ryan Tannehill.

Patriots WR Deion Branch is fighting for a roster spot.

Jets starters are slated to play a half on Saturday.

Cutting ice cream out of his diet helped Ravens RB Anthony Allen lose 10 pounds.

The Bengals say LB Vontaze Burfict is fine after taking a hit to the head on Thursday night.

Browns coach Pat Shurmur was happy with his defense’s performance against the Packers.

CB Ike Taylor says Steelers camp was the most intense of his career.

The Texans’ reserve defensive tackles will get a chance to shine this weekend.

Making the Colts isn’t the first tough task LB Tim Fugger has had to tackle.

Jaguars LB Nate Bussey will meet the Saints team that recently cut him.

The Titans hope to see S Robert Johnson flash his big play ability on a regular basis.

Manny Ramirez said he’s ready to step in for injured Broncos G Chris Kuper.

Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel is pleased with what he saw from his team during camp.

Raiders coach Dennis Allen isn’t afraid to delegate responsibilities to his staff.

Former Chargers TE Kellen Winslow has been named vice president for athletics and wellness at Lakeland College.

A look at why S Barry Church is ready to start for the Cowboys.

Giants T Will Beatty can’t shake his back injury.

Eagles T Todd Herremans is a fan of former Eagle Tra Thomas.

The Redskins signed DL Marlon Favorite to take the place of Chris Neild, who will miss the season with a torn ACL.

Former Bears DT Steve McMichael is dipping his toe into politics.

Lions fans want to see the team sign RB Jeff Demps.

Packers rookie S Jerron McMillian had some big hits on Thursday night.

Competition is increasing for spots on the Vikings’ wide receiver depth chart.

Falcons CB Asante Samuel admitted he did a poor job on a 50-yard touchdown by Bengals WR A.J. Green.

Kealoha Pilares hopes to have a big impact with the Panthers this season.

Saints QB Drew Brees announced the birth of his third son.

Buccaneers WR Mike Williams hopes to recapture his rookie form.

The Cardinals starting offense is going to see extended playing time this week.

Coach Jeff Fisher is welcoming back past Rams stars.

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh thinks QB Alex Smith has an expert understandingof the team’s offense.

Said Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, “The quarterback process has been excellent. We’ve learned a ton. And guys have been very compliant to make it a really good camp. They’ve worked really hard to add to it on the field. So I’ve got no complaints at all.”