Found April 11, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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Miami Dolphins linebacker Cameron Wake is seeking a new contract and was not present at the start of the team's voluntary offseason workout program Tuesday, according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.Wake has not missed any workouts, mandatory or otherwise, since joining the team in 2009. He has one year remaining and is owed $650,000 on his current contract. Schefter believes this could be the beginning of a lengthy holdout by Wake until he receives a new deal from the club.The 30-year-old has 122 tackles and 28 sacks in three NFL seasons.
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