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NFL Notes: Rex Ryan, Draft, Dolphins, Eagles, Redskins, & Texans

Rex Ryan

Draft

  • FSU DE Mario Edwards plans to enter the 2015 NFL Draft. (Joe Schad)
  • Stanford announced that OT Andrus Peat will enter 2015 NFL draft.
  • University of Houston announced that WR Deontay Greenberry will enter 2015 NFL draft.

Dolphins

  • Jason La Canfora mentions that “many” NFL executives have wondered why the Dolphins don’t bring in Rex Ryan as their head coach now that they’ve hired Mike Tannenbaum to run their football operations.

Eagles

  • ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Eagles have requested permission to speak to Chris Grier (Dolphins), Chris Polian (Jaguars) and Brian Gaine (Texans) regarding the GM position.
  • Phil Sheridan of ESPN writes that the salary cap figures of OLB Trent Cole ($11.625 million) and RB LeSean McCoy ($11.95 million) could force the Eagles to consider releasing or restructuring their contracts in the coming months.

Redskins

  • Albert Breer reports that the Redskins interviewed former Cardinals GM Rod Graves on Monday for their GM position, they have complied with the Rooney Rule.

Texans

  • Dan Pompei is “hearing” that the Texans could have interest in former Chiefs GM Scott Pioli.