Found July 24, 2014 on Sports Rumor Alert:
San Francisco 49ers guard Alex Boone is holding out from his team's training camp as he tries to force the 49ers to restructure his contract.  This move was expected, as Boone feels that a base contract of $2 million in 2014 and $1.2 million in 2015 is not enough for a starting guard.  CSN Bay Area writer Matt Maiocco reported on the situation by tweeting: The #49ers placed RG Alex Boone on the reserve/did not report list. The team can fine him $30,000 for every day he remains absent.— Matt Maiocco (@MaioccoCSN) July 24, 2014#457450093 / gettyimages.comBoone first became a starter during the 2012 season after being signed as an undrafted free agent by the 49ers after the 2009 NFL Draft.  The 49ers are able to fine Boone $30,000 for each day of training camp that he misses, putting the pressure on Boone to think about whether holding out is really in his best interest.  Boone is hoping that the 49ers will realize that losing a 16 game starter for the past two seasons will hurt ...
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