Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 9/2/12

Holdout running back Maurice Jones-Drew is reporting to the Jacksonville Jaguars today, according to a report by ESPN’s Adam Schefter this morning.  He had been holding out for a new contract, as his current one, which was front end loaded, now only pays him $4.4 million this year and $4.95 million in 2013, much lower than other top running backs. 

Jones-Drew will not be able to practice until Wednesday due to a new league rule in place that requires players reporting to have a three day waiting period, but he’ll be on the field when the team puts in the game plan for their opener next weekend against the Minnesota Vikings.

Jones-Drew, who led the league in rushing last year with over 1,600 yards, could also have to face fines around $1.2 million, but he and the team will need to clear up.

RB Rashad Jennings, who was announced earlier this week as the starter, will still most likely start, but with MJD back in the fold, his workload will less than expected.

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