Chris Johnson doesn't report on time, loses season.

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  1. BigBull17

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    By not reporting to training camp today, Titans holdout RB Chris Johnson surrendered getting an accrued season toward free agency.

    What a numb nuts. No way to win for holdouts anymore.
     
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    Ahahahahhahahahahahhahaha


    *GASP*



    HAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHA.
     
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    Dumbass, wouldn't his agent have educated him?
     
  4. Dutchrudder

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    lol, that guy is a colossal moron. I feel bad for people who already drafted him in fantasy leagues. Dumb dumb dumb...
     
  5. Rick_Moon

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    So he can still play this season, but now he won't get a year closer to free agency? This new CBA kicks ass!
     
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    Meh he'll eventually get his sick contract and that lost year will be a distant thought.
     
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    Exactly. However without Vince he is ineffective anyway. :)
     
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    He probably doesn't want to be a Titan anymore.
     
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    can't say i blame him.
     
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    If I were them, I would trade him anyway. RB has a short shelf life, and they are not gonna be good anytime soon. They could get a decent haul for him.
     
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    Goooood. :evil:

    Anything that weakens our division opponents is a great thing.
     
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    No worries ..... gold is over $1700/ounce.

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    I don't understand.

    Even though he'll have played four years at the end of this season, they'll treat him as if he's only played 3?


    Even if he shows up & plays from day 1 of the regular season?

    Why would the players agree to that?
     
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    Because holdouts are stupid and 99.9% of NFL players don't hold out. He's still on his rookie deal, he needs to play it out and then hit free agency or get an extension.
     
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    That's actually been a part of the CBA for several years now. Although, I think it was later in the previous CBA, I could be wrong about that.
     
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    Why wouldn't you pay the only player on your roster worth a damn?
     
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    How do we know they haven't offered a really good deal and he is demanding an unreasonable amount?
     
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    He has 2 years left on his contract. Even if he plays this year, hw will still not be a FA till 2013.
     
  20. Showtime100

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    I thought the same thing until I remembered who we were talking about. Ann Sullivan Macy (aka The Mircale Worker) has been gone for decades now. :D
     

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