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Less than twenty 24 hours away from
the deadline to sign a long term deal, Jimmy Graham has thrown a curve ball
into his contract holdout.
Graham had until 3 p.m. Monday
afternoon to appeal an arbitrator's ruling that Graham, indeed, be paid as a
tight end and not a wide receiver. The difference is $7 million as opposed to
According to NFL Network's Ian
Rapoport, Graham has appealed. His case now goes before a three person panel. There
has been no word yet on when the appeal might be heard.
That leaves Graham with two basic
choices, play under the tag or sit out the season.
Graham had 86 catches for more than 1,200
yards and 16 TD receptions.
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