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Agent Q & A: Hardball Gone Wrong?

Aaron Maybin (Scout)

In a BFR exclusive, Tyler Dunne speaks with a NFL agent about Aaron Maybin's contract holdout. The anonymous agent points out that Joel Segal has a history of such holdouts. The bad news is that a conclusion won't be met soon and this holdout hurts Aaron Maybin more than anyone....

BFR: What do you believe is going on with Aaron Maybin's contract negotiations? Agent: All the other agents that have other guys are trying to blow up the salaries that they get. That's part of their jobs. I get it. That's not to say that an agent shouldn't advocate on behalf of his client. He should. But similarly, you should advise your client to what is reasonable. What does holding out do to... Recommended Stories