Titans GM on Chris Johnson: "We're willing to make him the highest paid RB in ... history"

At the moment, Titans running back Chris Johnson is holding out of training camp.

Titans general manager Mike Reinfeldt says he's willing to give him a lucrative contract extension provided he ends his holdout.

"Even though he has two years left on his contract, we'd like him to go in," Reinfeldt said, per Nate Davis of USA Today. "He could go to meetings, get to know the new coaches, he can learn the scheme. He doesn't have to practice, but it's something we want to get done.

"Again, we're willing to make him the highest paid running back in the history of the NFL. That's kind of where we are."

Over the three-year span since Johnson began his NFL career, he leads the NFL in yards from scrimmage (5,606).

We have him No. 3 in our running back rankings for fantasy football after Minnesota's Adrian Peterson and Houston's Arian Foster.

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