The Facts: According to the Journal News, second-year signal-caller Erik Ainge, a 2008 fifth-round draft pick from Tennessee, has been skipping out on the voluntary workouts.
Diehards Line:Ainge’s rookie season was marred by a four-game suspension for violation of the policy regarding anabolic steroids and related substances. He reportedly tested positive for a diuretic, a substance that generally is prohibited because it can mask the presence of steroids in a player’s system. ... Given that history -- and what appears to be a legitimate shot at competing for snaps this summer -- you'd think Ainge would understand what's to gain by taking part in the program.