Tuesday morning one-liners


LB Brandon Spikes thinks the Bills are going to shock the world.

The Dolphins are giving G Dallas Thomas a chance to make a better second impression.

The Patriots signed TE Kyle Auffray and released WR Derrick Johnson in their latest round of roster shuffling.

Portugal soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo tried out throwing the ball at the Jets’ facility in New Jersey.

Ravens coach John Harbaugh worked his way into a marriage proposal.

There are a lot of things to watch on offense during Bengals minicamp.

Who will be the key run defenders on the Browns defense this year?

Steelers TE Heath Miller is feeling good after missing out on the offseason last year.

The Texans will be looking for a fullback in training camp.

Former Colts TE Marcus Pollard now works for the Jaguars.

Jaguars DE Andre Branch is polishing up his celebratory Windmill dance.

Said Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt of coaching young quarterbacks, “I think you have to stress them. They have to understand that and they have to work hard. It’s a tough position to play. You can’t baby them from that standpoint.”

Broncos RB Montee Ball is a candidate for a breakout season.

The Chiefs are looking for more from TE Travis Kelce.

Raiders T Donald Penn is working to rebound after a rough 2013 season.

WR Tevin Reese is vying for kick return work with the Chargers.

Cowboys LB Bruce Carter is sizing up the chip on his shoulder.

DB Victor Hampton is scheduled to work out for the Giants.

Assessing the state of the Eagles cornerback corps.

The Redskins have a few sneaker enthusiasts on the roster.

Forecasting the competition for the Bears backup quarterback job.

Reggie Bush is banging the drum for fellow Lions RB Theo Riddick.

CB Tramon Williams is trying to stay healthy and in the Packers lineup.

The overall talent level on the Vikings roster could take a big step forward this year.

Said Falcons WR Julio Jones, “Last year we went 4-12 because we had a lot of injuries. So we just have to bounce back and I think we have the right guys on our team.”

CB Antoine Cason is fitting in well with the Panthers.

Saints QB Drew Brees is reportedly expanding his sandwich-making sideline.

The offensive line is one thing to keep an eye on during Buccaneers minicamp.

The Cardinals released G Christian Johnson and re-signed C John Estes on Monday.

Rams coach Jeff Fisher likes the idea of a developmental league.

49ers DT Ian Williams is still shooting for a training camp return from last year’s severe leg injury.

LB Korey Toomer is working to show he belongs at Seahawks practice.