Johnson is coming off a season in which he made $10 million and averaged just 3.9 yards per carry. He's due $8 million in 2014 and repeatedly has stated he is not open to a pay cut. The Titans must decide if he's worth the exorbitant price tag. He's currently under contract through the 2016 season.
"Am I optimistic he'll remain on the team?" he said. "It's a process you go through with everyone on your football team. Putting together the team is not an exact science. So we're under no deadline to do it."