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Marshawn Lynch wants new deal, might skip minicamp

Running back seeking new deal Aaron Wilson

Print This June 12, 2014, 11:04 AM EST
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Seattle Seahawks star running back Marshawn Lynch wants a new contract.

Dissatisfied with his current $30 million deal that includes remaining base salaries of $5 million and $5.5 million over the next two years, Lynch is expected to skip a mandatory minicamp next week.

That would cost him up to $70,000 in fines.

"It's very, very unlikely that Lynch will be there,'' a source told ESPN. "He wants the Seahawks to renegotiate his current contract and provide him with more up-front money."

Although Lynch rushed for 1,257 yards and 14 touchdowns last season for the Super Bowl champions, they also have Christine Michael waiting in the wings.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun


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