NEW YORK (WFAN) — Terrell Owens thinks he is aware of who might assist the Giants’ out of the blue depleted receiving corps: himself.
The six-time Professional Bowler referred to as into Mike Francesa’s present Tuesday saying he has provided his providers to Massive Blue.
“I’ve reached out to my agent,” he stated. “I haven’t adopted up with him, however I did have him attain out to gauge the temperature. I haven’t heard something again. However on the finish of the day … it’s in all probability not going to occur, however, once more, such as you stated, I’ve all the time sort of stored myself in respectable sufficient to form to nonetheless exit and play.”
Owens, forty three, has not performed in an NFL recreation since he was with the Cincinnati Bengals in 2010. He performed within the Indoor Soccer League in 2011 and went to coaching camp with the Seahawks in 2012 earlier than being launched.
He stated he’s clearly not in recreation form, however he’s “not too far out of practice.”
“I’ve all the time been an individual of religion, a person of God and understanding that something is feasible,” stated Owens, who’s presently showing on “Dancing with the Stars.” “So, like I stated, I’ve by no means actually dominated myself out in any circumstance.”
Owens performed 15 seasons within the NFL for the 49ers, Eagles, Cowboys, Payments and Bengals. He caught 1,078 passes for 15,934 yards and 153 touchdowns. He ranks eighth all-time in catches, second in receiving yards and third in receiving TDs.
In Sunday’s loss to the Los Angeles Chargers, the Giants misplaced Odell Beckham Jr. and Brandon Marshall to season-ending ankle accidents. Dwayne Harris suffered a damaged foot, ending his yr early. Additionally, Sterling Shepard sprained an ankle, however he’s thought-about day-to-day.
Owens famous that Chad Johnson has additionally expressed curiosity in becoming a member of the Giants, however he stated they’re not essentially a package deal deal.
“That’s all of the Giants want is you two,” Francesa joked. “I imply, they don’t have sufficient issues.”
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