Record-setting temperatures possible! Get your personal forecast in our free app

No Beast Mode? Say it ain’t so!

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

(Photo: Getty Images)

SEATTLE — Running back Marshawn Lynch “is expected” skip the Seahawks mandatory minicamp next week because he is unhappy with his contract, according to media reports Wednesday.

Terry Blount of, citing a “source close to the situation” wrote: “It’s very, very unlikely that Lynch will be there. He wants the Seahawks to renegotiate his current contract and provide him with more up-front money.”

Lynch has made no comment. said Lynch is set to make $5 million in base salary this season and $5.5 million in 2015. He also has $500,000 this season in roster bonuses and $2 million in 2015 bonus money.

If Lynch skips the three-day minicamp that begins Tuesday, it will cost him $70,000 in fines, said.

The Seahawks acquired Lynch from Buffalo in 2010. He has rushed for over 1,000 yards each of the last three seasons.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s