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Source: Chris Johnson to hold out

Updated: July 28, 2011, 12:14 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson is planning to hold out of training camp while seeking a more lucrative contract, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

Under the new labor agreement, veterans holdouts will be fined $30,000 for each day of camp they miss.

Johnson is heading into his fourth season and due to make just $800,000 in base salary. The final two years of his deal can max out at roughly $2.7 million. He considered holding out last summer for ...

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