Monday morning one-liners


The Bills offense opened up their first training camp practice with nine straight go routes in a passing drill.

Said Dolphins offensive coordinator Mike Sherman, “Last year when you have a Reggie Bush in the fold, there’s a certain identity that goes with Reg. This year these guys have to create their own identity.”

Adversity is nothing new for Patriots WR Kamar Aiken.

Rex Ryan posed for a picture with a Jets fan wearing a t-shirt that read “This team makes me drink.”

Pernell McPhee is dealing with a learning curve related to his move from defensive end to linebacker at Ravens camp.

A look at the competition for playing time at safety with the Bengals.

LB Paul Kruger has made a good early impression at Browns camp.

Steelers DE Ziggy Hood’s next contract will have a lot to do with his play this season.

Yoga has been a help for Texans CB Jonathan Joseph.

Expectations are high for Colts QB Andrew Luck.

Jaguars DT Roy Miller sat out Sunday’s practice to rest his knee.

Returning from a broken leg is a long process for Titans WR Marc Mariani.

Broncos K Matt Prater is working on his mechanics.

Versatility has been a strong suit of Chiefs OL Geoff Schwartz.

Raiders QB Terrelle Pryor’s early work in camp gets some good reviews.

Chargers practices are faster moving affairs this summer.

DE Ben Bass was back on the field for the Cowboys after injuring his ankle on Friday.

Giants C David Baas said he’s feeling good after multiple surgeries this offseason.

WR Riley Cooper has a big opportunity with the Eagles following Jeremy Maclin’s injury.

Redskins WR Donte’ Stallworth is dealing with a slight hamstring pull.

The Bears have gotten money back from retired DT Sedrick Ellis.

Injuries have been an issue for the Lions secondary already.

RB Johnathan Franklin was a standout at the Packers’ first padded practice.

Vikings P Jeff Locke taught himself the Australian-rules style of kicking the football.

The Falcons were fight-free in their first practice with pads.

Panthers T Byron Bell is working to take his game to the next level.

Nick Toon is trying to find a place on the Saints’ depth chart at receiver.

The Buccaneers’ effort was good enough for coach Greg Schiano, but not their execution.

WR Larry Fitzgerald says he’s feeling more comfortable in the Cardinals offense.

Special teams work kicked things up a notch at Rams camp.

49ers LB Darius Fleming suffered a knee injury on Sunday.

DT Jaye Howard hopes being humbled as a Seahawks rookie leads to better things in his second year.