NFC East Notes: New Hirings Change Division Dynamics

Philadelphia: Eagles’ players charged up over Kelly hiring…. “I’m excited No. 1,” tight end Brent Celek told CSN’s Derrick Gunn. “I guess I’m a little shocked, just because it was first reported that he was staying at Oregon, but he’s our coach now and I can’t wait to see how we do, how this offense runs. I’m excited to get going.” READ

Dallas: Where do the existing pieces fit in Monte Kiffin’s defense?…. Jerry needed to make a splash, and to do that, you fire your defensive coordinator and now you’re changing schemes. I guess that’s the splash he intended. I wouldn’t have made the change for two years. I would’ve let DeMarcus Ware play out his hand as the weakside pass rusher. He is your best player. Now I think very few pieces fit into what they’re looking at doing. READ 

Washington: Redskins will be restricted in restricted free agency….There hasn’t been much movement at all in the NFL restricted free agent market lately. In fact, not one RFA changed teams last year. That could change this year but the Redskins won’t be doing any shopping, at least at the top end of the market. READ