Archive for the ‘Holdouts’ Category

Jaguars Running Back Maurice Jones-Drew Ends His Holdout

The Jaguars finally got their top running back in today, as Maurice Jones-Drew reported to the teams headquarters today to chat with coaches and some players. Even with MJD in, reports say Rashard Jennings will be the week one starter at RB vs the Vikings. Check out about Jones-Drew reporting to camp and more over […]

Jets CB Darrelle Revis Ready for Yet Another Holdout?

After today, one of the big questions looming is the contract situation between cornerback Darrelle Revis and the Jets, James Walker of ESPN.com reports. Revis is scheduled to make $13.5 million over the next two years, which is considered a bargain for a player of his caliber. But Revis has been one of the NFL’s […]

Progress Being Made in Talks Between Titans and RB Chris Johnson

It’s getting down to crunch time between the Titans and running back Chris Johnson, as reports say the two sides are talking, and that the talk are starting to result in progress towards a long-term deal. Johnson still has two years remaining on his rookie contract, but he has been holding out for a long-term […]

Titans Ready to Make Deal to Get RB Chris Johnson In for Opener

Appearing on NFL Network’s Total Access, Michael Lombardi said Tuesday that the Titans are “ready to make the offer” that will get running back Chris Johnson to report for practice and so he will be there for the 2011 season opener vs the Jaguars. Lombardi characterized the Titans’ approach as “very aggressive” because they want […]

Tennessee Puts RB Johnson on the Reserve/Did Not Report List

Last week the Titans met with RB Chris Johnson about his return to the team. After the talks basically went nowhere, the team today placed the running back on the reserve/did not report list. By doing so, the Titans free up an extra roster spot for the final preseason game. The administrative move has no […]

Sources: Titans, RB Johnson At Impasse

Will Johnson Blink First? The Tennessee Titans’ contract discussions, or lack thereof (according to whom you talk to), with superstar running back Chris Johnson, are at a peculiar standstill. While the Titans revealed their plans to reward the East Carolina product as the highest-paid running back in the NFL, those near the holdout speedster note […]

Source: Chargers, First Round DL Liuget Agree

“Too Legit To Quit” Carrying a nickname matching the title of M.C. Hammer’s fourth album in ’91 – can you expect anything else than high expectations? The San Diego Chargers and 18th overall pick from Illinois, defensive lineman Corey Liuget, agreed to terms on a four-year deal, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The inking of […]

Jaguars Pro Bowl TE Lewis Ends Holdout and Shows Up at Camp

Pro Bowl tight end Marcedes Lewis ended his holdout and joined the Jaguars on Monday as both sides agreed he won’t practice until a long-term deal is ironed out according to Paul Kuharsky of ESPN.com. Lewis signed a franchise tag before the lockout worth just less than $7.3 million, so he is now subject to […]