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Terrell Owens career was criticized for going to the IFL to play for the Allen Wranglers. Now, the Wranglers can't even handle his attitude.Owens was officially released today by the Wranglers.Owner Joe Frankel spoke about Owens today via PFT:“Our fans are amongst the best in the league and it is impossible to maintain a player when even our fans notice and comment on a player’s lack of effort both on and off the field,” owner Jon Frankel said. “We need to do what is best for this team, our fans and this community.”President Tommy Benizio also spoke about Owens via PFT:“It is difficult to look other players on this team in the eyes and tell them that being a team player is important . . . that giving it your all on the field every night is our expectation, when another member of this team is not operating by these standards,” Benizio said. ”The proverbial straw that broke the camel’s back for Mr. Owens was his no-show to a scheduled appearance at a local children’s hospital with other Wrangler players and coaches. It is not the desire of the Allen Wranglers’ organization to disappoint fans by having our most notable player miss a scheduled appearance.”Owens signed a deal before the season began to have part ownership of the Allen Wranglers, but the title has been removed with his release.He appeared in eight games for the Wranglers and caught 35 passes for 420 yards and 10 touchdowns on the season.Owens looked he didn't take the Allen Wranglers organization seriously and paid the price for it.It seems like it's time for Owens to hang it up. Taking the horrible dip to the IFL mad many people question him and now there are more people are against him.Please Terrell Owens, for the sake of your hall of fame career, please retire and keep your legacy intact.
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Future Hall of Fame Wide Receiver Terrell Owens now has little hope of a return to the NFL after his latest departure from an indoor football league team. The Allen Wranglers released Owens because of “lack of effort both on and off the field.”
The Wranglers have an important away game this weekend, and Owens refused to suit up for the road game. In Owens’ original contract...
Terrell Owens has never been a model citizen. Yet, as with most people, there's always been a hope that he'd someday "get it." That day is never coming. After getting kicked to the curb by his Indoor Football League team, it's becoming increasingly clear that "not a model citizen" doesn't even begin to describe Owens. Instead, he's a guy who...
Wide receiver Terrell Owens has been released by the Allen Wranglers of the IFL, according to ESPN Dallas.
Owens refused to play in two upcoming road games, and also turned down an appearance at a childrens hospital, and his ownership stake in the Wranglers has been terminated. He chipped in 35 catches for 420 yards and 10 touchdowns over eight games, but the organization...
So much for the magical partnership between Terrell Owens and the Allen Wranglers. The Indoor Football League team released the receiver and pulled his ownership stake in the club because he violated his contract.
Team owner Jon Frankel reportedly said T.O. refused to play in two upcoming road games and also missed an appearance at a local childrens’ hospital.
Who does this?
Who gets released from their team for refusing to show up and play?
Terrell Eldorado Owens, that’s who.
Yup, that’s right. Terrell Owens has been cut from the Indoor Football League.
Not only did the Allen Rangers release him, they also put the lid on his stake in ownership.
Apparently, T.O. didn’t make himself available to join his team on the...
When it was first announced Terrell Owens was headed to the Indoor Football league to play for the Allen Wranglers, you couldn’t help but think he’d reached rock bottom. Who would expect 3 months later T.O. would be released and the reasons behind why sounding oddly familiar. Wranglers owner, Jon Frankel cited Owens’ refusal to play [...]
If anyone thought the sad saga of Terrell Owens as a halfwit player in a two-bit league was over when the Allen Wranglers unceremoniously cut the malcontent after he refused to play in two upcoming road games, and perhaps most egregious of all, didn’t show up for a scheduled appearance at a children’s hospital, well, [...]
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Terrell Owens is considering a lawsuit against the Allen Wranglers according to TMZ.com, claiming they breached his contract when they 86'd him Tuesday. Sources close to T.O. say the former NFL superstar is mad because Wranglers execs blasted him for skipping a team appearance at a children's hospital. T.O. believes he was not required to attend the event by the terms of...
Last season, Terrell Owens tried, and failed miserably, to make an NFL comeback. Many thought that signing with the Allen Wranglers, an Indoor Football League team, for a six-figure salary that also included an ownership stake in the team was actually his career's rock bottom. If that was the case, that hold just got a little deeper.
Earlier today, the Allen Wranglers cut Owens...
Terrell Owens just keeps falling down the stairs to success. Terrell Owens was at one point a phenomenal athlete but now it seems that people can't get him away from them fast enough. Owens has been playing in the Indoor Football League hoping to bide his time until he could return to the NFL, but after being cut from his own team I doubt that anybody would even consider it...
Terrell Owens time in the Indoor Football League came to an abrupt
ending on Tuesday after the Allen Wraglers parted ways with the
veteran wide receiver.