Friday morning one-liners


The Bills hired Gerald Dixon as a pro scout.

Washington TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins could be available when the Dolphins pick in the second round.

S Devin McCourty said that the “bonding begins now” for the Patriots defense.

Said Jets WR Eric Decker of developing chemistry with a new quarterback, “It’s important to have that relationship with your quarterback. When you’re on the field, he wants to trust his receivers are going to be in the right spot. As a receiver, you want to trust he’s going to put the right ball on you so you don’t take hits, or he understands when you get in and out of routes. Those things take time.”

A 90-second forecast of the Ravens season.

Looking at the Bengals’ needs at running back.

Linking recent Browns draft decisions with those made by the Seahawks.

Steelers S Will Allen is promoting mentorship programs in Pennsylvania.

Five intriguing matchups on the Texans’ 2014 schedule.

Colts RB Ahmad Bradshaw is still working to get past last season’s neck injury.

Denard Robinson hopes his second year with the Jaguars is more fruitful.

Said Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt, “I know defensively when I’ve sat in meetings, we’ve gone through all the installations we want to go through and we’ve got most of the defense in. That doesn’t mean we can go out and execute or run it.”

LB Danny Trevathan has moved into a leading role on the Broncos defense.

Versatility is a trait the Chiefs look for in their offensive linemen.

Raiders FB Marcel Reece is pleased with the team’s offseason work.

Is Nevada OL Joel Bitonio a fit for the Chargers?

Former Cowboys WR Miles Austin was bounced from the World Poker Tour World Championship.

Giants RB Rashad Jennings is hoping to become a more complete player.

Said Eagles T Lane Johnson of his rookie year, “It went good. I think I had some rookie bumps in the first half of the year, but toward the latter part of the year I think I played really well.”

Five “safe” picks for the Redskins in the second round.

Defensive end may not be a top draft priority for the Bears.

Oklahoma State CB Justin Gilbert said it “felt like home” when he visited the Lions.

The Packers have three straight divisional matchups from Week Three to Week Five.

Reviewing Vikings G.M. Rick Spielman’s draft history.

Panthers LB Luke Kuechly says that his rise to NFL stardom hasn’t changed him much.

DE Cam Jordan thinks the Saints defense will improve in its second season under defensive coordinator Rob Ryan.

Buccaneers CB Mike Jenkins is excited to play in the same stadium he called home in college.

DE Darnell Dockett has rediscovered his commitment to Cardinals offseason workouts.

Bernie Miklasz of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch writes that a tough division is no excuse for the Rams in 2014.

Former 49ers QB Joe Montana will say goodbye to Candlestick Park in a flag football game.

Friends and family turned out to join former Seahawks CB Marcus Trufant at his retirement ceremony.