While Albert Haynesworth said he has come around on the team's new 3-4 defense and feels he has more opportunities to chase the quarterback than a year ago, he characterized his absence from the team's offseason workouts as a stand that was based on principals.
"I guess in this world, we don't have a lot of people with backbones. Just because somebody pay you money don't mean they'll make you do whatever they want. I mean, that means everything is for sale. I mean, I'm not for sale," Haynesworth said. "Yeah, I signed the contract and got paid a lot of money, but just because, that don't mean I'm for sale or a slave or whatever.