Dear Albert Haynesworth…

June 17, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Dear Albert,
You are the biggest cry baby in the NFL, please don't come to Detroit.
In March 2009 you signed the first $100M contract ever given to a defensive player, in NFL history.
Three months ago you received a check from the Redskins for $21M. You have received around $26M in bonus money total thus far, yet you demand a trade and refuse to show up to any team activities.
And not just the voluntary activities, but now you are choosing to sit at home, which the Redskins paid for by the way, and not report to mandatory mini camp. Wow.
Your issue is, what you expect us to all feel sorry for you about, is that Washington hired former Denver head coach Mike Shanahan. With Shanahan came a defensive scheme, the 3-4 defense, and you don't want anything to do with it.
Keep in mind your teammates, some of whom are proven veterans, are also being affected by this change, not just you. Linebacker London Fletcher is having to learn a new linebacker position, but u...

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