Latest on Vernon Davis' absence 

June, 5, 2014
Jun 5
12:22
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UPDATE: As noted below, Vernon Davis has been skipping offseason workouts in an attempt to garner a contract extension, and there have been hints that he could skip minicamp this month.

However, Davis told ESPN Niners reporter Bill Williamson Thursday that, "If it’s mandatory, I think I should be there.”
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Although Vernon Davis already gave up a $200K workout bonus by skipping recent OTA sessions, he won't officially be a holdout until he is absent from the San Francisco 49ers' June 17-19 minicamp. As I noted over the weekend, Davis hinted that he could skip those sessions, and it appears that the Niners are preparing for his absence.