Mayhew or Lewand will speak on the matter at some point, though perhaps not until the owners meetings later this month.
“It might come up in some context,” NFL spokesman Greg Aiello wrote in an email. “It is certainly something that teams want to discuss.”
Posing for cameras following his celebratory news conference, Ndamukong Suh tried on a Miami Dolphins cap, shook his head and removed it.
News broke Sunday, during the three-day negotiating period that precedes free agency, that Suh and the Dolphins had come to an agreement.
Suh could have remained with the Lions and still surpassed Watt as the most highly paid defensive player in the NFL.
Florio said Miami’s interest in Suh comes from the owner’s desire to make a dramatic acquisition.
Suh can sign with another team as soon as 4 p.m. Tuesday, when 2014 player contracts expire and free agency officially begins.
Rucker’s pregame soundtrack is a wildly diverse collection of music that ranges from Notorious B.I.G. to R.E.M.
The New England Patriots are on a clear path to the playoffs and could possibly end up representing the AFC in the Super Bowl. The Miami Dolphins are still fighting for a playoff spot and need every win they can get so this is a huge game for them. Dan Fouts of CBS Sports knows what it’s like to play in must-win games, and he spoke on the big AFC East match-up.
Dion Sims’ emergence has made it easier for the Miami Dolphins to deal with the injury to Charles Clay.