Friday morning one-liners

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Having the Bills running back job all to himself worked out just fine for C.J. Spiller.

Dolphins CB Nolan Carroll had more penalty yards than the offense had total yards in the first half of Thursday’s loss.

LB Brandon Spikes says he isn’t hurt by angry words thrown at him by Patriots opponents.

Dan Fouts thinks Mark Sanchez is taking too much blame for the Jets’ offensive ineptitude.

Will Ravens RB Ray Rice repeat his 2011 performance against the Steelers?

The Bengals want to get RB Cedric Peerman more playing time in the coming weeks.

Trying to stop Cowboys TE Jason Witten will keep Browns defensive coordinator Dick Jauron busy this weekend.

The Steelers will alter their offense to reflect the fact Byron Leftwich is at quarterback.

Texans coach Gary Kubiak is quick to spread credit for the team’s success to his assistant coaches.

The Colts haven’t had a hard time getting production from their rookies this year.

Ten things to keep in mind ahead of this weekend’s Jaguars game.

G Deuce Lutui has one of the bigger personalities on the Titans.

Broncos LB Von Miller is rising up the ranks of the league’s pass rushers.

Chiefs G Jon Asamoah is out for at least this week after having thumb surgery.

The Raiders are trying to prepare for the matchup problems created by Saints TE Jimmy Graham.

TE Antonio Gates is closing in on the Chargers franchise touchdown record.

Cowboys LB Anthony Spencer’s crystal ball has worked well recently.

The Giants defense would like to be more consistent after the bye.

Special teams coordinator Bobby April faced the music from the media after last Sunday’s Eagles letdowns in that phase.

Redskins CB DeAngelo Hall didn’t have much interest in discussing his fine for berating an official.

Bears TE Kellen Davis has vowed to turn things around after a rough game against the Texans.

Are the Lions too stubborn about establishing their running game?

It looks like RB James Starks will get more time for the Packers.

Dr. James Andrews was shocked by the condition of Vikings RB Adrian Peterson’s knee after last year’s injury.

Falcons RB Michael Turner said the team needs to be prepared to get everyone’s best shot this season.

Panthers LB Thomas Davis credits tenacity for his comeback from another knee injury.

LB Jonathan Vilma is in line for more playing time on the Saints defense.

The Buccaneers hold nothing in reserve when it comes to trying for blocked punts.

Said Cardinals LB Daryl Washington of facing Falcons QB Matt Ryan, “Any defensive guy would want to play against the best of the best. I love the challenge. I’m a competitor. You have to love those moments, love those hostile environments. That’s the motivation right there. I mean, it’s been good to even experience being in that situation of playing against the best of the best. You’ve got to love it.”

Rams WR Brandon Gibson discussed his killer illegal formation penalty.

The 49ers’ impressive linebackers will get to watch the Bears’ impressive linebackers up close on Monday night.

The Seahawks have been flagged for 18 false starts this season.