go to MSN.com
Found June 12, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:

Via Pro Football Zone:

Free agent wide receiver Terrell Owens was on NFL AM Wednesday morning and was asked if any NFL teams have reached out to him.

“Nothing as of right now,” he said. “So I understand the process. Obviously teams are really taking a closer look in evaluating their younger players. Being a free agent, I understand that later in the months as training camp starts, they’ll start looking for veterans.”

Owens said that he believes the Chiefs and Vikings would both be a good fit for him.  They must not feel the same way, since they haven’t even called him.  He believes he’s being punished for the antics he pulled off throughout his career.

“It’s all politics,” he said. “I think a lot of it has to do with my reputation, things that I’ve done early in my career. I’m a changed person. I’m a bit more mature then I was in years past and I think if anybody out there can look past that, and look what I can bring to the team than some of the things that happened in the past, I can look past it and maybe they could and I could go in and help a team develop some of those younger guys.”

After not being able to make the Seahawks final roster last year, I can’t imagine anyone wanting to sign Owens.  He’s done.

4 Comments:
  • Yeah, there's a boatload of NFL teams looking for an aging wide receiver who's lost a step and a half off his prime speed and is limited at best to being a role player on 3rd down, etc. and who is also a certifiable egomanianc who has disrupted more locker rooms than a warehouse full of tainted Gatorade. Common, T.O......just get on with the rest of your life....the downward spiral of increaingly demeaning ways to make a buck, culminating in bankrupcty and incarceration.
  • A good fit for T.O. would be a football summer camp teaching ego adjustment and how to screw up your career by being a loner.
  • I believe Chad Johnson might be available to help in 1-3 years....
  • T.O. is as fast as he's ever been.. Did you see how fast he ran the 40 recently.. Nothing like reading post by uninformed programed hate drones, spreading their hate.. I feel dumber for reading these comments...
THE BACKYARD
RELATED ARTICLES
NOT FEELING MINNESOTA

Wallace rejected big Vikings offer?

According to his father, wide receiver Mike Wallace turned down a more lucrative offer from the Vikings and instead took less money to sign with the Dolphins.

Cornerback Chris Cook hopes to provide Vikings with big plays, leadership

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Big plays in practice have always been part of Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook's first three NFL seasons, plays like he made Tuesday in Minnesota's practice open to the media. Cook knocked away two passes from Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder intended for Jerome Simpson, once seeing the ball go through his hands before later intercepting...

We've Been Duped! Adrian Peterson on Next Gen Madden Cover

Balderdash! We've been duped! After feeling confident that former Detroit Lions great Barry Sanders had beaten out Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson for the upcoming Madden football video game cover, news from E3 (the Electronic Entertainment Expo, for you non-virgins out there) announces that - fooled you! - Peterson will actually be on the cover of all NEXT...

Whatever Chad Greenway is doing here — ballet? — it ain’t right (pic)

On Tuesday, Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier announced that veteran linebacker Chad Greenway will undergo a minor surgical procedure on his knee, knocking him out of participating in the remaining offseason practices, OTAs and whatnot. The arthroscopic knee surgery on Wednesday also reportedly revealed residual fraying of the meniscus in the knee, although no [...]The...

Kenechi Udezi returns to Vikings in a coaching role

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Kenechi Udeze's NFL career ended too soon for the former Minnesota Vikings' first-round draft pick when he was diagnosed with leukemia in 2008. Now, Udeze is hoping his former team can help give his new career, back in the NFL, a boost. Udeze, the popular former defensive end who was picked No. 20 overall in the 2004 draft, is back with Minnesota, helping...

Chad Greenway to undergo knee surgery; won't miss camp

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway is schedule to have microscopic knee surgery on Tuesday to alleviate some "tension" in his knee, coach Leslie Frazier announced Tuesday. Greenway, one of the team's defensive leaders, was among several big-name players missing from Minnesota's organized team activities, and Frazier said after practice...

Kansas City Chiefs: Front Office Glad About Offseason Moves

The Chiefs were in the process of rebuilding and the way to accomplish that is to build through the offseason.I think the Chiefs have may have just done that.They hired a new coach with Andy Reid, and also hired a great new GM with John Dorsey.We all know that the Chiefs haven’t had a solid quarterback in a while and they took the shot to trade for QB Alex Smith. The fans believe...

Chad Greenway will undergo a knee scope

According to Rom Pelissero of 1500ESPN.com, Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway will undergo a knee scope.  He’s expected to be ready for training camp. Chad Greenway will have knee scoped tomorrow, per Frazier. Should be fine for training camp. — Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) June 11, 2013 Greenway had an MRI and #Vikings saw some things they needed to clean up. — Tom Pelissero...

Vikings LB Chad Greenway will have arthroscopic knee surgery, will miss rest of OTAs

Minnestota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway will have arthroscopic knee surgery on Wednesday after having an MRI for knee problems that have hampered him during the offseason. Coach Leslie Frazier stated that Greenway will miss the rest of OTAs and next week’s minicamp, but will have preventive surgery now in order to be ready when the team starts camp in July. “He had a...

Belcher's mother seeks child custody

The mother of a Kansas City Chiefs player who killed his girlfriend and himself late last year, leaving his baby daughter an orphan, said in court Tuesday that relatives from both sides of the family should be involved in the girl's life. Cheryl Shepherd of West Babylon, N.Y., testified at hearings to decide who will get custody of the 9-month-old child of Chiefs player Jovan...

The Rick Spielman takeover

Vikings GM Rick Spielman Minnesota Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman has been drafting for two years. And like quarterbacks who come into the league he gets a few years to prove himself. If by the third year it hasn’t clicked yet that’s it, give up. In April’s draft Spielman blew expectations out of the water. An unbelievable draft two years in a row is noteworthy for the...

Brett Favre: “No Sense in Rushing Anything”

If there is one thing that we may have learned over the past few months, it is that Brett Favre is not afraid to speak about the past, present, and future. Five years removed from Green Bay, including two with hated rival Minnesota, Favre had never really spoken about the way things ended in Green Bay. Until the past month. Last week, Favre took public responsibility for the first...

Ponder needs to prove it to prognosticators

Christian Ponder led the Vikings to the playoffs with a strong December performance, but preseason magazines give much more love to other young quarterbacks.

Mark Murphy re: Brett Favre-“We’ve Been in Touch”

The reconciliation between the Packers and Brett Favre continues to gain momentum. During a golf outing at Horseshoe Bay this past Tuesday, Packers President Mark Murphy confirmed that he and Brett Favre have been in contact for some time. “We’ve been in touch with each other kind of back and forth for a while…I think time has healed the wounds or will heal the wounds. We...

Injury questions remain for training camp

The Vikings still expect Chad Greenway to be ready for training camp but are waiting to see on two others.
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

RUMORS & GOSSIP

Johnny Manziel fined $12,000 for giving the finger

Johnny Manziel’s $4.3 million signing bonus just took a small hit on Friday as the league fined him $12,000 for the Finger Seen ‘Round the World. Per NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport, Manziel is allegedly weighing an appeal. Johnny Manziel is still weighing whether to appeal his $12,000 fine for flipping the bird. #thebird — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 22, 2014 Why would the rookie...
Via Waiting For Next Year
54 minutes ago

Report: Rusney Castillo signs seven-year deal with Boston

The Boston Red Sox have won the Rusney Castillo sweepstakes. According to Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com as well as Ken Rosenthal and Jon Morosi of FOX Sports, the Red Sox and Castillo are “on track” to sign a six-year, $72 million deal. Source: Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo on track for record-setting 6-year, $72 million deal […]
Via Full Scale Sports
1 hour ago

Carmelo Anthony on leaving Knicks: 'It was close'

Jason Whitney New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony was coaching a celebrity game at the Barclays Center when he dished out some details about his free agency this past July. Melo said that he was close to leaving New York, but ultimately decided to stay with the Knicks, agreeing to a five-year, $124 million contract. In fact, Anthony was […] Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports...
Via Sports-Kings
11 hours ago

Tim Howard taking one-year break from U.S. National Team

Team USA’s World Cup hero Tim Howard shared some disappointing news on his Facebook page on Thursday. Howard took to his page to announce that he would be taking a one-year break from the U.S. Men’s National Team. Post by Tim Howard. The 35-year old Howard has been the team’s starting goalkeeper for the last […]
Via Full Scale Sports
18 hours ago

Details of Kevin Love three-team trade beginning to emerge

Finally. Finally. The Kevin Love saga appears to be coming to an official end. Although the long rumored (and expected) trade cannot be announced until this Saturday, reports out of the Twin Cities appear to show the frame work for a three-team deal involving the Minnesota Timberwolves, Cleveland Cavaliers and Philadelphia 76ers could be completed soon.  Dan Barreiro of 100.3 KFAN...
Via Sportsnaut
19 hours ago

Harvey Updyke charity event canceled after death threats

Convicted Auburn tree poisoner Harvey Updyke will not make an appearance at a charity event in Mobile, Ala., after Dee Dee Bonner, the mother of Cincinnati Bengals and former Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron, and McCarron’s wife, model Katherine Webb, received death threats on social media.  
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
15 hours ago

Report: Klay Thompson ‘pissed’ Warriors considered trading him

Ric Bucher has a column up at Bleacher Report examining the aftermath of the Warriors sticking their toes in the “trade for Kevin Love” waters then deciding against jumping in. The column revolves around the notion that the Warriors were the aggressors in the talks with Minnesota all along until they ultimately decided that trading for Love wasn’t in their best interest. Meanwhile...
Via No Guts, No Glory
16 hours ago

V Stiviano says Donald Sterling is gay in legal documents

V. Stiviano is getting down and dirty when it comes to her legal dispute with Donald Sterling. For her latest act, she accused the former Clippers owner of being gay. You may recall that the tension between Stiviano and Sterling began when Shelly filed a lawsuit trying to get back the cars, property and gifts […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 hours ago

Doug Marrone mad after second straight day of practice brawls

AP Photo We’ve heard and seen some spats come about during training camp this offseason, but Bills head coach Doug Marrone is less than please with his team and their brawling ways.  He said on Wednesday after fights broke out that he didn’t was to see that anymore, but after today, it’s clear his team did not get the message. Another fight broke out during practice Thursday...
Via Down and Distance
17 hours ago

Garrett Richards to miss six to nine months

The Los Angeles Angels of  Anaheim took a huge blow when starter Garrett Richards went down on Wednesday with a patellar tendon tear. The Angels got more bad news on Thursday when it was announced that Richards will need surgery to repair his patellar tendon tear and will be out 6-9 months. Mike DiGiovanna of […]
Via Full Scale Sports
19 hours ago
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.