KCTV5’s Brad Fanning is reporting that Kansas City Chiefs’ star running back, Jamaal Charles, will hold out from training camp in an effort to get a new contract.
Breaking #Chiefs news. KCTV5's Brad Fanning reports Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is not reporting to training camp.. holding out for $
— Brad Stephens (@BradKCTV5) July 22, 2014
Jamaal Charles has two years remaining on his contract. He’s scheduled to make $5.2 million in 2014 and $7.3 million in 2015.
There are 12 running backs in the NFL that would make more than Jamaal Charles in 2014.
Charles is coming off of a historic season in 2013 when he rushed for more than 1,200 yards and 12 rushing touchdowns. He added nearly 700 yards receiving with 7 touchdowns through the air.
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