Athletes meet their obligations to the media but are not open to all the questions. Marshawn Lynch should have won an Oscar for his statement, “I am just here, so I won’t get fined.” Sometimes you get that look. Julio was asked about his contract.
Some people think you may have already agreed to a contract but can’t sign it because it hasn’t been a year since the last one. Has that happened? Have you agreed to a contract?
On reports from ‘some people’ that Jones has signed a new contract
“Who is ‘some people?’… I don’t know anything about that. I don’t know anything about what’s going on. That’s the first of me hearing this.”
On whether he pays attention to these reports
“Oh, no. I don’t care about what anybody else thinks or whatever we’ve got going on. We’re together here. We talk amongst each other. That’s it. In-house stays in-house. You don’t go outside of that. So if anybody else has any type of information, it has to be false. Whatever we talk about is confidential.”
Click to hear his response and appreciate that look at the end.