As we head toward Tuesday’s start of mandatory minicamp, another voice has said Marshawn Lynch is not happy with his contract.
“I don’t see Marshawn walking away just yet,” Babineaux said on the NFL Network. “He’s working on his training. He’s doing the normal things that he always does. We actually went out last week when I was in Seattle and he and I had a conversation and had a drink. The bottom line is, it is about the money. When a guy starts producing the way Marshawn has been producing, he wants to be paid.”
Also of note is Babineaux, a former Lynch teammate, saying he was in Seattle with Lynch. That means Lynch was in town while OTAs were going on, but still chose not to participate. Unlike minicamp, OTAs are voluntary.
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