Tuesday morning one-liners


Does it matter that QB EJ Manuel isn’t a Bills captain?

Jarvis Landry is in line for first crack at returner duties with the Dolphins.

Sebastian Vollmer is ready to play anywhere the Patriots want him.

Jets coach Rex Ryan took issue with the notion that the team gave up on WR Stephen Hill.

Rookie G John Urschel is “honored” to be on the Ravens roster.

The Bengals are watching film of Texans games to help prepare for Gary Kubiak’s offense with the Ravens.

Browns FB Ray Agnew followed his father into the NFL.

Is offense the strength of the Steelers this year?

Tania Ganguli of ESPN.com thinks DE J.J. Watt has earned his massive contract with the Texans.

LB Robert Mathis left a message for his Colts teammates as he started serving his suspension.

TE Clay Harbor may not be in the lineup for the Jaguars this week.

The Titans hope their new receivers bring them increased size and speed.

Broncos LB Brandon Marshall is preparing for his first NFL start.

QB Alex Smith took some ribbing from Chiefs teammates about his new contract.

The Raiders are tinkering with their offensive line.

A healthier Chargers team took the practice field on Monday.

Cowboys DT Henry Melton feels ready to go after a long ACL rehab.

LB Mathias Kiwanuka thinks the Giants have one of the league’s best defenses.

Are the expectations for the Eagles realistic?

Redskins K Kai Forbath feels competing for the job this summer made him a better player.

Bears RT Jordan Mills expects to be in the lineup this week.

It’s been an interesting ride for Lions T Tahir Whitehead.

The Packers have high hopes for their special teams this year.

T Mike Harris has been reunited with Norv Turner after joining the Vikings.

G Jon Asamoah was back at practice for the Falcons.

Panthers G Trai Turner is preparing for a tough opening game.

A look at how the Saints built their 53-man roster.

The Buccaneers defense will have their hands full with Panthers QB Cam Newton.

Cardinals CB Justin Bethel has a knack for making big plays.

The Rams will travel 16,046 miles to get to and from games this season.

A look at the 49ers’ crop of rookies.

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll is concerned with stopping Packers RB Eddie Lacy on Thursday.