ESPN.com reported that New England complained to the league after Texans executive vice president of team development Jack Easterby, a former Patriots chaplain, attended the team's championship ring ceremony at the home of owner Robert Kraft. The Texans fired GM Brian Gaine the next day, less than 18 months after he took over the job.
ESPN.com noted that Easterby and Caserio are represented by the same agent, Bob LaMonte.
The Texans have requested permission to interview Caserio for their GM job, but it has not been given, the website said.
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