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Chris Johnson unhappy with Shonn Greene signing

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12:11 PM ET 03.21 | The Tennessee Titans have been one of the more active teams in free agency during the 2013 season and have done a good job, according to Chris Johnson, although he wasn't a big fan of the team's decision to sign former New York Jets running back Shonn Greene to a three-year, $10 million deal. Johnson told Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean on Wednesday that the size of Greene's contract doesn't really match the small role he should have in a backfield that Johnson has dominated for the past five seasons. "I have never been a big fan of the two-back system, so I don't know how we plan on using him," Johnson said casually. "I'm not afraid of competition, but I was thinking we'd maybe get a draft pick for the other back. And you don't give a guy that kind of money to be just a goal-line guy and in tough-yardage situations. So we'll see what happens."

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March 21, 2013  12:14 PM ET

Well Chris you exactly haven't been the same back you where the last couple of years....you know after you cryed for a better contract year or two back.

March 21, 2013  12:41 PM ET

Gotta do something since he's turned into CJ2YPC.

March 21, 2013  01:21 PM ET

None of your business CJ!

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March 21, 2013  01:59 PM ET

Big mouth; big complainer.

March 21, 2013  02:25 PM ET

Welcome to The Land of The LOSING TITANS!!!

March 21, 2013  04:44 PM ET

Maybe if Chris Johnson played like an All-Star ALL GAME EVERY GAME the Titans wouldn't need to sign Shonn Greene

March 21, 2013  06:21 PM ET

You ain't Da Man anymore Chris!

March 21, 2013  09:10 PM ET

Chris Johnson has been more hype than substance for two years now. Happy to see the Titans lighting a fire under his ****.

March 21, 2013  10:09 PM ET
QUOTE(#9):

Chris Johnson has been more hype than substance for two years now. Happy to see the Titans lighting a fire under his ****.

Chris Johnson has lost his mojo. Too bad, he was fun to watch....but those days are gone, replaced by a big phat paycheck.

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March 22, 2013  08:51 AM ET

I remember when he was compared the AP/AD...laughable!

March 22, 2013  09:47 AM ET
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Now 2011 was a down year. But, he can still be a load for a defense to stop.

And 2012 was an up year? The dude is done. He's only 1 great year in his career, the rest have all been mediocre.

March 22, 2013  10:52 AM ET

Yeah, CJ, and the fans haven't been happy with how you clearly started phoning it in after you signed your big contract.

March 22, 2013  10:59 AM ET
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Johnson ran for 1,243 yards and averaged 4.5ypc last season.Nice try.

Too bad he was pure garbage for half the season.

He had about 4 very good games, 3 decent games, and 9 HORRIBLE games. Review the game-log for yourself.

March 22, 2013  11:02 AM ET

Or in other words, Chris Johnson regularly takes weeks off. He's still got it, it's just a question of whether or not he feels like delivering it. He hasn't given a 100% effort for a full season ever since he got paid.

March 22, 2013  11:31 AM ET

He's just afraid that he won't get all of the incentive money (for actual production) and media attention. Sounds like a selfish jerk and awful team mate.

March 22, 2013  12:52 PM ET
QUOTE(#10):

Chris Johnson has lost his mojo. Too bad, he was fun to watch....but those days are gone, replaced by a big phat paycheck.

He hasnt lost his mojo. Did u forget the 94yd td run. This guy just needs an offensive line that makes holes. When there are holes, this guy is the biggest home run hitter in the league.

 
March 24, 2013  01:21 PM ET

Chris Johnson hasn't been happy since he robbed the Titans. He's not happy with the offensive line. He's not happy with the team bringing in a change of pace back. Boo-freakin-hoo! Get over yourself, dude. If you played consistently with some heart, your team could depend on you. But you don't, so they can't. You should worry more about EARNING that fat contract and leave the coaching to your coaches.

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