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The Official Chris Johnson Holdout Thread

Discussion in 'Tennessee Titans and NFL Talk' started by 24, Jul 27, 2011.

How big a contract should CJ receive?

  1. Pay him top playmaker money.

    11.8%
  2. Make him the highest-paid RB.

    66.2%
  3. Give him an increase to the put him among the top 5 RBs.

    15.4%
  4. Make him honor his current contract or trade him.

    6.6%
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  1. SEC 330 BIPOLAR

    SEC 330 BIPOLAR jive turkey

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    I think Chris Johnson should be paid by the yard. They can promise him a percentage of touches from scrimmage. Receiving yards of course would pay a lesser rate but yac revert back to the standard rate for a carry.
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  2. Jwill1919

    Jwill1919 Coach

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    True performance-based pay!! this should be the norm for skilled position players who want 60 mil!
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  3. Scarecrow

    Scarecrow CEO of PPO Tip Jar Donor

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    I agree, this is a reasonable price as well and I think both parties would agree to. Lets not let this become a distraction. Shut him up and lets focus on scoring touchdowns with this new offense.
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  4. Fry

    Fry Welcome to the land of tomorrow! Tip Jar Donor

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    Just read on Twitter that the penalty for holdouts is now $30,000 per day. I think it was $5,000 under the old CBA. There is a one day grace period for this year only.
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  5. Deuce Wayne

    Deuce Wayne Damnit, I cant find my driving moccasins anywhere!

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  6. TNTitans58

    TNTitans58 Rookie

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    Seriously....who else are we paying big money to on our team?....if we can't sign our far and away best player to a big deal then our front office is just pathetic
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  7. Shanvhere

    Shanvhere Elite

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    Sad thing is, when he signs more likely he will be like every other guy majority of the time that gets paaaiiidddd, will just suck
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  8. Raistmagic

    Raistmagic Starter

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    "Twisted off by savages" That cracked me up!!

    Anyway, pay the man. It's possible that he deteriorates but what can we do? He's the best RB in football.
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  9. GoT

    GoT Strength and Honor Tip Jar Donor

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    got a few years left on his contract, show up and play CJ.
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  10. Kaeotik

    Kaeotik Pro Bowler

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    He'll show up and play soon enough. He'll have a new contract though.
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