The Dolphins are among the team expressing “real interest” in prospective free agent safety Jairus Byrd, reports Ian Rapoport of

According to Rapoport, while there’s a new regime in place in Miami’s front office, the team appears to be “gearing up for another big year in free agency.”

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James Walker of reports that Byrd is looking for an average salary of about $9 million from any team that wants to sign him when such signings become a possibility on Tuesday.

Ian Rapoport says the Redskins and Browns are also interested: