DeSean backtracks and (surprise!) blames media

DeSean backtracks and (surprise!) blames media

Dissecting DeSean's contract comments

January 7, 2014, 12:00 pm
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DeSean Jackson set career-highs this season with 82 receptions for 1,332 yards and tied his career-high in TD catches with nine. (AP)

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On Monday, Jackson expressed his desire for a new contract (see story), asserting "it's something deserving" and "hopefully we can work things out smoothly" and that he's "very confident that my agent will work something out."

Then late Monday night on Instagram (according to the timestamp), he backtracked and -- of course -- blamed the media for misinterpreting him.

Here's his message, via his Instagram page:

From Monday: DeSean believes he deserves more money