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Former NFL stud wide receiver Terrell Owens has long been working on diversifying his career portfolio. Owens was cut by the Seattle Seahawks in the preseason, but we learned Tuesday that before he went to the Seahawks’ training camp, he had other ideas.
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin told the Dan Patrick Show that Owens had basketball on his mind and “was at our practice facility this summer, begging coaches for a 10-day contract.”
At 39 years old, Owens won’t be signing any ten-day deals anytime soon – or ever. But Griffin acknowledged that Owens can play a little. Of course we know of Owens’ skills from the various charity games he has played in.
He has athletic ability for days, but shockingly it takes a little more than being a world class athlete to crack an NBA roster. At 6’3″ 225-ish pounds, Owens would have slotted in as a point guard or shooting guard. It’s just a darn shame for him that catching footballs five years ago, creating drama in locker rooms and st
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Terrell Owens still doesn’t have a job in the NFL. If you’ve followed his career, you recall that Ownes felt he was a pretty good basketball player as well. He thought so much of his skills in fact that he reportedly was trying to finagle his way into a spot on the Clippers roster last [...]
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The publicist for Terrell Owens released a statement in an effort to refute Blake Griffin's claim that T.O. once begged Clippers coaches for a ten-day contract.
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Terrell Owens has always fancied himself an excellent basketball player. After struggling to find work as a professional football player, the 39-year-old unemployed wide receiver apparently was trying to convince the LA Clippers to give him a shot. Clippers forward Blake Griffin was a guest on “The Dan Patrick Show” Tuesday and was asked which football players could play in the...
Free agent wide receiver Terrell Owens took the time to release a statement and deny that he ever begged the Los Angeles Clippers of the NBA to sign him.
Blake and Terrell are friends. The quote pulled from “The Dan Patrick Show” was taken completely out of context and subsequently made a great headline but is untrue. Terrell never begged to become a Clipper. He is a huge fan...
Owens, who was last seen begging the Jets to give him a chance, also begged the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers to sign him, according to Clippers forward Blake Griffin.
“Terrell Owens is always — he was at our practice facility this summer, begging coaches for a 10-day contract,” Griffin said on the Dan Patrick Show.
Although Griffin allowed that Owens “can play a little...
Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin told the Dan Patrick Show that former NFL wide receiver Terrell Owens was as the Clippers’ practice facility begging for a contract.
“Terrell Owens is always — he was at our practice facility this summer, begging coaches for a 10-day contract,” Griffin said , per ProFootballTalk.com.
Man, has TO really gotten desperate or what? ...