Monday morning one-liners


Will the Bills meet G Andy Levitre’s price as a free agent?

The Dolphins could land an early compensatory pick this year.

Patriots QB Tom Brady’s intangibles get a rave review.

The Jets are having a conference call with season ticket holders on Monday.

Ravens RB Ray Rice is excited that QB Joe Flacco will be present for all the team’s offseason work.

Joe Reedy of the Cincinnati Enquirer thinks T Andre Smith has earned a long-term commitment from the Bengals.

The new Browns catching staff reportedly likes what they’ve seen from WR Greg Little on tape.

Former Steelers OL Tunch Ilkin shares his thoughts on concussions and the position players of his era took on head injuries.

Not using the franchise tag should help the Texans deal with the salary cap.

Chuck Pagano is a fan of CB Jerraud Powers, but it might not be enough to get him to stay with the Colts.

CB Aqib Talib probably won’t wind up on the Jaguars’ radar during free agency.

Hiring George Henshaw to coach tight ends was also designed to help Titans QB Jake Locker.

A vote for the Broncos to consider adding RB Chris Ivory to the roster.

Chiefs QB Alex Smith is a leader off the field.

What options do the Raiders have in the first round?

Bill Williamson of wonders if the Chargers should make a run at signing Broncos T Ryan Clady, who would cost them two first round picks after getting the franchise tag.

Quarterback isn’t a spot where the Cowboys will spend much time in free agency.

Former Giants LB Sam Huff did some reminiscing for the team’s website.

One of the things we know about Eagles coach Chip Kelly is that we don’t know what the team will look like under his command.

The Redskins have some work to do on the cap compliance front.

Chris Boden of checks in on Bears LB Brian Urlacher hanging out in limbo.

BYU DE Ziggy Ansah could be a good fit for the Lions.

Taking stock of the Packers’ outlook at safety.

Will free agency play a big role for the Vikings this offseason?

Said Falcons G.M. Thomas Dimitroff, “With the money the way it is right now, you have to be very mindful of having those young guys, those middle-round guys that you’re truly going to focus on developing — that’s huge in this league right now. Coaching staffs have to be mindful of developing for roster maintenance. That said, I think year’s draft, I think there are some solid core guys in the middle rounds.”

The Panthers stadium debate includes discussion of Charlotte’s amateur sports budget.

Is Saints DE Junior Galette close to a new deal with the team?

A look at the options the Buccaneers face on the offensive line.

Will the Cardinals move Sam Acho to inside linebacker?

The Rams have some choices if they want to take a tackle in the first round.

A pre-free agency look at 49ers LB Larry Grant.

Former replacement ref Lance Easley is back in Seattle for the first time since working the Seahawks’ “Fail Mary” win over the Packers.