Chad Johnson will play in his fifth consecutive Pro Bowl game.
Reached on his cell phone this afternoon, Johnson hung up when The Enquirer identified itself seeking comment on the honor. He has not spoken to the Cincinnati-based media since October.
The Bengals would have about $8 million in dead money on their salary cap in 2008 if they traded or released wide receiver Chad Johnson.
After his first Pro Bowl practice Thursday in Hawaii, Bengals wide receiver allegedly shoved an NFL public relations official.
Johnson also went on NFL Network, the league-owned TV station, and complained about the lack of support shown him by the Bengals and his teammates.
Monday, February 11, 2008
Chad Johnson, Phone Etiquette, and Shoving
Some select quotes/lines from the Bengals' blog on Cincinnati.com...