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An Owens not named Terrell has an offer from the Jets

Chad Owens; Isaac Brandon; Malik Jackson

Recently, Bengals receiver Terrell Owens said that he’d like to join the Jets.  Another receiver with the same last name reportedly is considering an offer to do so.

The Toronto Sun recently reported that CFL wideout Chad Owens is mulling an offer to join the Jets, and that Owens is expected to make a decision soon.

Owens, who plays for the Toronto Argonauts, was the CFL’s special-teams player of the year in 2010.

“The offer is on the table from the Jets, but we are weighing all of our options,” Owens’ agent, Richard Burnoski, told the Sun via e-mail.  “It’s a fair offer and Chad has to make the final decision.”

Burnoski said the possibility of a work stoppage is a factor in the decision-making process.

Owens wasn’t one of 18 players who signed futures contracts with the Jets on Wednesday.

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13 Responses to “An Owens not named Terrell has an offer from the Jets”
  1. radrntn says: Jan 26, 2011 10:07 PM

    where if you can’t negotiate with nfl players why not try the cfl route.

  2. tfbuckfutter says: Jan 26, 2011 10:07 PM

    Is Chad Owens widely regarded as a huge b-hole? Because otherwise, he wouldn’t fit in with the Jets.

    (Although with the name Chad Owens, he is more likely than not a giant b-hole).

  3. steelerdynasty2010 says: Jan 26, 2011 10:10 PM

    who?

  4. xstaticonradio says: Jan 26, 2011 10:49 PM

    Chad Johnson and Terrell Owens had a baby

  5. nokoolaidcowboy says: Jan 26, 2011 10:53 PM

    Dude, it’s the NFL! If you’ve gotta weigh options between that and the CFL then you’re not very bright. Come over and make a name for yourself. Whose your agent?

  6. FinFan68 says: Jan 26, 2011 11:01 PM

    Anybody else find it funny that Bengals receivers CHAD Ochocinco and Terrell OWENS have both stated that they wanted to go to the Jets…and a CFL receiver named CHAD OWENS actually got an offer from the Jets?

  7. virusgvr says: Jan 26, 2011 11:30 PM

    what exactly is a b-hole? Hahahaha!!!

  8. handlethehandles says: Jan 26, 2011 11:35 PM

    Geez why are you guys reporting stuff like this… whats going to happen when a player has the last name Favre…. Come on be more like Mort.. report real news..

  9. zinn22 says: Jan 27, 2011 12:02 AM

    With the Jets liklely about to lose B. Smith it sounds like a good cheap alternative for the Jets.

  10. hardate says: Jan 27, 2011 12:24 AM

    The flying pineapple?

    He was with the Jags for a few years. Had a habit of attempting to catch punts with his facemask when the lights were on.

    He was great in training camp though

  11. juancorsair says: Jan 27, 2011 3:42 AM

    Chad Owens (aka “The Flyin’ Hawaiian) is a premier punt returner and was the CFL Special Teams Player of the Year last season. The dude took one to the house on kickoff in two of the three Argo games I attended last season (for a total of 4 altogether for the season), and is the 5th player in CFL history to amass both 1000 punt return and 1000 receiving yards in a single season. Despite his rocky start in the NFL, the guy has matured into a serious player and I’ll be sorry to see him leave Toronto.

  12. fin72 says: Jan 27, 2011 7:51 AM

    Will everybody have to refer to him as C.O.?

  13. kmaiarf says: Jan 27, 2011 11:32 AM

    He is actually T.O’s Cousin. Surprised no one has mentioned it.

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