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Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick would “rather not play football” than return to the Jets at their current contract offer, seek according to Adam Schefter.

Update – 5 p.m.: This report has been refuted by Brian Costello on Twitter. “Fitz wants to play, store ” Costello wrote.

The Jets have reportedly offered between $7-8 million to Fitzpatrick. The team reportedly also prefers an incentive-driven contract offer, but Fitzpatrick is resisting such an offer, according to Brian Costello.

The Jets and Fitzpatrick have been far apart in contract negotitations all offseason. Fitzpatrick is reportedly seeking something comparable to what other NFL starters have gotten this offseason, while the Jets offer has been much lower.

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