Sports Now poor JaMarcus Russell willing to play for free

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  1. chapped

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    The Raiders didn't exactly get their money worth when they signed JaMarcus Russell to a 6-year, $61 million deal after the 2007 NFL draft, but they could get a much better bargain if they want to give him another chance under center.


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    Russell is willing to play for free, according to an interview for an upcoming video piece for Sports Illustrated. The magazine reports that the former #1 pick wrote to every team last season asking for another chance.



    Despite his reputation as the biggest bust of the Al Davis era, Russell says he did things right as a pro and still has the fire to compete in the NFL.





    "You might see me back," he told SI. "You never know, man. You never know... Whatever it is—I can be a water boy and work my way into a scout team. It doesn't matter. I'll go play for free."





    Russell played only three years of his original deal before the Raiders cut him loose. A 2013 comeback attempt failed. The SI video preview suggests he spends most of his time now looking out at a lake and wondering why the phone isn't ringing.
     
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    @Kanye West orders his cheese steaks without onions and all the Mexicans in the kitchen call him a pendejo
     
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    No shit?
     
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    That's a crime. Does he get cheese wiz?
     
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    Kanye, eat some fucking onions, maricon.
     
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    Can they get JaMarcus, Ryan Leaf, and Johnny Footbaw into some sort of reality show house?
     
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    Oh yeah he's not a monster
     
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    JaMarcus wasn't a head case or a abuser, he just sucked.
     
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    Um, you forget about the sizzurp?
     
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    He sucked down lots of Purple Drank. :jj:
     
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    I think I'll get the cheese steak from jersey mikes for lunch.
     
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    and he loved food.

    Can't fault a man for that...
     
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    He should audition for Biggest Loser.
     
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    Too little, too late for JaWalrus Ruffles.
     
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    i baked some chicken thighs last night and im going to eat it with french cut green beans
     
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    I know a guy that has one of his jerseys :jj:









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