Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 8/10/12

JACKSONVILLE, FL - NOVEMBER 08: Running back Maurice Jones-Drew #32 of the Jacksonville Jaguars scores a touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs at Jacksonville Municipal Stadium on November 8, 2009 in Jacksonville, Florida. The Jaguars defeated the Chiefs 24-21. (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)
Maurice Jones-Drew's holdout with the Jacksonville Jaguars probably will last through August, ESPN.com reported Thursday. Although Jaguars officials and Jones-Drew speak almost daily, there has been no progress in talks recently, and he may not return to the Jaguars until sometime in September, according to the report. Jones-Drew, the NFL's rushing leader last season, was placed on the team's reserve/did not report list, and the Jaguars claim they will not renegotiate Jones-Drew's five-year, $31 million contract, which still has two years remaining.
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