Found June 06, 2013 on Minus Twenty-Two:
Terrell Owens is 39 perhaps done for good with football — after a hall of fame career in the NFL and an “is this really happening?” stint with some podunk arena team. He’s not officially retired, but he’s going to start devoting more focus on something lots of retired people spend their twilight years doing: bowling. But T.O. isn’t just any bowler. He isn’t some hack who goes to the lanes to down some brews with some bros and makes a fool of himself. T.O., who already owns part of PBA team, is actually pretty good, believe it or not. He doesn’t mess around when it comes to knocking down pins. He’s almost bowled a perfect 300! He plays with the guard rails up! And now Owens is looking to take his game to the next level. He wants to become a professional bowler. Your eyes do not deceive you. You read that sentence correctly. Just because he didn’t announce this while doing shirtless crunches in his driveway, don’t think this is a joke. He’s dead serious. From the Milwaukee Journal-Sentin

Terrell Owens will retire if he remains unclaimed

Terrell Owens has accepted that his time with the San Francisco 49ers, Philadelphia Eagles, Dallas Cowboys, Buffalo Bills, Cincinnati Bengals and (briefly) the Seattle Seahawks will have to be enough to write the story of his legacy With each passing year, the market for the aging performer has closed tighter than a set of vice grips. Owens, 39, is ready to throw his hat in the...

Terrell Owens ready to retire if not signed this season

It looks like Terrell Owens is ready to hit retirement ... finally. Wait, he's not already retired? Despite not playing a single down in the NFL since his time with the Cincinnati Bengals in 2010, Owens told this week that, if he does not sign with a team this season, he's going to hang it up. "If I play this year, tha't be awesome," Owens said...

Terrell Owens Will Retire If Not Signed in 2013

Mike Freeman of CBS Sports wrote Friday morning that free agent Terrell Owens, potential Hall of Fame wide receiver who hasn’t been in an NFL regular season game since 2010, plans to retire if he’s not signed to a club this year. “If I play this year, that’d be awesome,” Owens said in an interview with “If I don’t play this year, I’m retiring.” Owens...

Finally being ‘realistic,’ Terrell Owens should forget about football and go bowling

Finally realizing the end is here, free agent Terrell Owens will retire if a team doesn’t sign him to play in 2013. Now dabbling in professional bowling, the 6-foot-3, 225 pound Owens hasn’t competed in an NFL regular season contest since suffering a torn ACL in April 2011. “That’s just me being realistic,” said Owens, 39, a terrible clown’s pocket who has alienated six...

Terrell Owens Says He’s Retiring If He Doesn’t Sign With an NFL Team This Season

Terrell Owens‘ NFL playing days may soon finally be numbered. The 39-year-old free agent wide receiver, who hasn’t played in the NFL since a stint with the Bengals in 2010, said in an interview with this week that he’ll call it a career if he doesn’t play in the league this season. “If I play this year, that’d be awesome,” Owens said. “If I don’t play...

Terrell Owens: Finally reality hits and contimplates retirement

Free agent and veteran wide receiver Terrell Owens has finally smelled the coffee. It’s time to hang up the cleats and move on the the next chapter in his life. During an interview with CBSSports, Owens acknowledged that he will retire if he is unsigned for the 2013 season, “If I don’t play this year, I’m retiring.” That’s not really a bold statement for someone that...

Terrell Owens Finally Talks Retirement

It may be a longtime coming for one of the best and most controversial wide receivers to ever play the game, but it may be coming soon. Yes, sports fans, Terrell Owens is talking retirement. Someone? Anyone? TO had this to say in a recent interview with CBS Sports: "If I play this year, that'd be awesome. If I don't play this year, I'm retiring, That...

Terrell Owens wants another chance, will retire if it doesn’t come

Terrell Owens has not appeared in a regular season NFL game since he was with the Cincinnati Bengals in 2010. All indications are that Owens is still in fairly good shape for a 39-year-old receiver, but three years away from real NFL game action is a very long time. Despite the layoff, TO still thinks he can [...]

Terrell Owens Will Retire If He Doesn’t Get Signed This Year

Probably time to start working on that retirement speech now. T.O. physically still can play in the NFL, his work ethic has never been in question, but teams just prefer younger quieter players they can mold. Even though there are different variations why, it is the same reason Chad Johnson, Tim Tebow and Vince Young don’t have jobs in the NFL either. Teams just don’t want to...

Terrell Owens says He Will Retire If He Doesn’t Get Signed This Year

I always personally hope that some of the great athletes I watched growing up are able to go out of the game on their own terms. Unfortunately, it doesn’t always work like that and Terrell Owens is a perfect example. TO feels he can still play and physically he is probably right. Teams just aren’t [...]

Terrell Owens schools regular Joes in flag football

Terrell Owens Eyeing Professional Bowling Career, Boasts Personal Top Score of 288

In recent years, pro football has not exactly worked out for Terrell Owens. Reality television wasn’t kind, either, to T.O., whose self-titled show lasted just three seasons. The wide receiver is still trying to catch on with an NFL team, but in the meantime, he’s been bowling. And apparently, he’s actually pretty good at it. Owens is the celebrity owner of the Dallas Strikers...

Go Inside Chad Johnson’s Fridge

Today, Terrell Owens tweeted this photo of Chad Johnson’s fridge. That would be the same Ochocinco who has like a…

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 6/7

NFL Notes: WR Terrell Owens plans to retire if he’s not signed in 2013. (NFLTR) QB JaMarcus Russell could end up playing in Canada if he’s not signed in 2013. Bears OG Gave Carimi will report to next week’s mandatory team OTAs. (ESPN) QB JaMarcus Russell workedout on Friday. Bills The team will move Alex Carrington  from defensive end to defensive tackle. (
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