Originally posted on No Guts, No Glory  |  Last updated 10/10/12
Veteran receivers that still think they can play in the NFL are taking their unemployment in their own hands these days. On Monday, Terrell Owens announced to the Jets (and his Twitter followers) that he was “ready, willing, & able!” Jets coach Rex Ryan considered it for a second, before someone in the organization stressed that they were not interested. And now, another free agent receiver is expressing his interest in signing with a NFL team dealing with an injury to one their receivers.Roman Modrowski of ESPN Chicago reached out to Plaxico Burress to gauge his interest in joining the Bears who have lost rookie receiver Alshon Jeffery to a broken hand. And Burress couldn’t wait to let Modrowski know that he is indeed interested.“For me to get to a football town like Chicago and play with a group of guys like (Matt) Forte, Brian (Urlacher), (Brandon Marshall) and Jay (Cutler) would be an honor,” Burress said by phone on Tuesday. “I just have to get the green light.”“You just lo...
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