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Terrell Owens
WR #81
Height:
6-3
Weight:
224
College:
Tennessee-Chattanooga
Experience:
14
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 219 1,078 15,934 14.8 72.8 98 153 237 64 742 10
2010 CIN 14 72 983 13.7 70.2 78T 9 15 3 47 0
2009 BUF 16 55 829 15.1 51.8 98T 5 9 5 33 1
2008 DAL 16 69 1,052 15.2 65.8 75T 10 15 6 38 1
2007 DAL 15 81 1,355 16.7 90.3 52T 15 22 6 69 0
2006 DAL 16 85 1,180 13.9 73.8 56T 13 18 4 62 0
2005 PHI 7 47 763 16.2 109 91T 6 10 4 32 0
2004 PHI 14 77 1,200 15.6 85.7 59T 14 20 9 51 2
2003 SF 15 80 1,102 13.8 73.5 75T 9 15 4 55 0
2002 SF 14 100 1,300 13 92.9 76T 13 17 5 61 0
2001 SF 16 93 1,412 15.2 88.3 60T 16 21 6 70 0
2000 SF 14 97 1,451 15 103.6 69T 13 23 5 65 2
1999 SF 14 60 754 12.6 53.9 36 4 12 0 36 1
1998 SF 16 67 1,097 16.4 68.6 79T 14 17 4 52 1
1997 SF 16 60 936 15.6 58.5 56T 8 16 1 48 1
1996 SF 16 35 520 14.9 32.5 46T 4 7 2 23 1
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 219 39 0.2 251 6.4 1.1 3 38 11 28.2 3 0 1
2010 CIN 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 BUF 16 6 0.4 54 9 3.4 1 29T 2 33.3 1 0 0
2008 DAL 16 7 0.4 33 4.7 2.1 0 8 2 28.6 0 0 0
2007 DAL 15 1 0.1 5 5 0.3 0 5 0 -- 0 0 0
2006 DAL 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2005 PHI 7 1 0.1 2 2 0.3 0 2 0 -- 0 0 0
2004 PHI 14 3 0.2 -5 -1.7 -0.4 0 6 0 -- 0 0 0
2003 SF 15 3 0.2 -2 -0.7 -0.1 0 3 0 -- 0 0 0
2002 SF 14 7 0.5 79 11.3 5.6 1 38T 3 42.9 1 0 0
2001 SF 16 4 0.3 21 5.3 1.3 0 12 1 25 0 0 0
2000 SF 14 3 0.2 11 3.7 0.8 0 5 0 -- 0 0 1
1999 SF 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
1998 SF 16 4 0.3 53 13.3 3.3 1 21T 3 75 1 0 0
1997 SF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
1996 SF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 219 5 78 15.6 23 0 1 0 0 0
2010 CIN 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 BUF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 DAL 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 DAL 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2006 DAL 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2005 PHI 7 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2004 PHI 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2003 SF 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2002 SF 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2001 SF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2000 SF 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
1999 SF 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
1998 SF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
1997 SF 16 2 31 15.5 23 0 1 0 0 0
1996 SF 16 3 47 15.7 18 0 0 0 0 0
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 219 24 23 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 -- 0
2010 CIN 14 4 4 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 BUF 16 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2008 DAL 16 3 3 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2007 DAL 15 3 3 0 0 0 1 -- -- -- -- --
2006 DAL 16 3 3 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2005 PHI 7 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2004 PHI 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2003 SF 15 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2002 SF 14 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2001 SF 16 4 3 1 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2000 SF 14 -- -- -- 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
1999 SF 14 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
1998 SF 16 -- -- -- 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
1997 SF 16 -- -- -- 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
1996 SF 16 -- -- -- 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 219 11 7 1 1 1 0 13 0 1 0 0
2010 CIN 14 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2009 BUF 16 1 0 0 -- -- -- -- 0 1 0 0
2008 DAL 16 1 1 0 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2007 DAL 15 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2006 DAL 16 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2005 PHI 7 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2004 PHI 14 2 1 0 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2003 SF 15 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2002 SF 14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2001 SF 16 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --
2000 SF 14 3 2 0 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
1999 SF 14 1 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
1998 SF 16 1 1 0 -- 1 -- 13 0 0 0 0
1997 SF 16 1 0 0 1 -- 0 -- 0 0 0 0
1996 SF 16 1 1 0 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0

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Bio

PRO:  Signed by Buffalo as a unrestricted free agent on March 7, 2009… spent the 2006 – 2008 seasons with Dallas after signing with the Cowboys on March 18, 2006… released by Philadelphia on March 14, 2006… acquired by the Eagles in a three-way trade with Baltimore and San Francisco on March 16, 2003… originally entered the NFL as a third-round (98th overall) draft choice by the 49ers in 1996.

NFL AWARDS:  Six-Time Pro Bowl selection (2000-04, 2007)...Six-Time All-Pro selection (1998, 2000-02, 2004, 2007)

CAREER:  One of the most prolific receivers in league history, Owens has totaled 951 career receptions which rank third among active players and tied for sixth with former Buffalo Bill Andre Reed in NFL history...His 14,122 receiving yards rank fifth in NFL history...Ranks second only behind Jerry Rice (197) with 139 career touchdown receptions...Has caught at least one pass in 183 consecutive regular season games, the longest active streak in the NFL. His last game without a catch was Oct. 14, 1996 at GB...With nine seasons with at least 1,000 receiving yards and six seasons with at least 80 receptions, Owens’ career has been filled with memorable single-game performances and milestones. On Dec. 17, 2000, Owens set an NFL record with 20 receptions vs. Chi, breaking Tom Fear’s 50-year old record of 18...In 2004, Owens played for the Eagles in Super Bowl XXXIX just seven weeks after having ankle surgery and posted nine catches for 122 yards...Owens is the second player in NFL history to finish seven seasons with 13-or-more touchdown receptions, joining Jerry Rice, who accomplished the feat eight times...Owens has also had 30 games with multiple touchdowns, trailing only Randy Moss (31) and Jerry Rice (44)...With 47 career 100-yard receiving games, he ranks third among active players, behind Marvin Harrison (59) and Randy Moss (59)...He has led his team in receiving yards in each of the last eight seasons, and on Dec. 31, 2006, he became the 17th player in NFL history to record 800 career receptions, reaching the mark in his 158th career game, the third-fastest in NFL history, behind Marvin Harrison (131) and Jerry Rice (154)...He enters 2009 just 49 catches shy of 1,000 and could become just the sixth receiver to top that mark...A six-time Pro Bowler (2000-04, 2007) and six-time All-Pro selection (1998, 2000-02, 2004, 2007), Owens has been a durable player throughout his career, missing only nine games because of an injury.

PRO:  Signed by Buffalo as a unrestricted free agent on March 7, 2009… spent the 2006 – 2008 seasons with Dallas after signing with the Cowboys on March 18, 2006… released by Philadelphia on March 14, 2006… acquired by the Eagles in a three-way trade with Baltimore and San Francisco on March 16, 2003… originally entered the NFL as a third-round (98th overall) draft choice by the 49ers in 1996.

NFL AWARDS:  Six-Time Pro Bowl selection (2000-04, 2007)...Six-Time All-Pro selection (1998, 2000-02, 2004, 2007)

CAREER:  One of the most prolific receivers in league history, Owens has totaled 951 career receptions which rank third among active players and tied for sixth with former Buffalo Bill Andre Reed in NFL history...His 14,122 receiving yards rank fifth in NFL history...Ranks second only behind Jerry Rice (197) with 139 career touchdown receptions...Has caught at least one pass in 183 consecutive regular season games, the longest active streak in the NFL. His last game without a catch was Oct. 14, 1996 at GB...With nine seasons with at least 1,000 receiving yards and six seasons with at least 80 receptions, Owens’ career has been filled with memorable single-game performances and milestones. On Dec. 17, 2000, Owens set an NFL record with 20 receptions vs. Chi, breaking Tom Fear’s 50-year old record of 18...In 2004, Owens played for the Eagles in Super Bowl XXXIX just seven weeks after having ankle surgery and posted nine catches for 122 yards...Owens is the second player in NFL history to finish seven seasons with 13-or-more touchdown receptions, joining Jerry Rice, who accomplished the feat eight times...Owens has also had 30 games with multiple touchdowns, trailing only Randy Moss (31) and Jerry Rice (44)...With 47 career 100-yard receiving games, he ranks third among active players, behind Marvin Harrison (59) and Randy Moss (59)...He has led his team in receiving yards in each of the last eight seasons, and on Dec. 31, 2006, he became the 17th player in NFL history to record 800 career receptions, reaching the mark in his 158th career game, the third-fastest in NFL history, behind Marvin Harrison (131) and Jerry Rice (154)...He enters 2009 just 49 catches shy of 1,000 and could become just the sixth receiver to top that mark...A six-time Pro Bowler (2000-04, 2007) and six-time All-Pro selection (1998, 2000-02, 2004, 2007), Owens has been a durable player throughout his career, missing only nine games because of an injury.

2008: DALLAS
• Finished seventh in the NFC and 13th in the NFL with a team-high 1,052 receiving yards
• Elected by his teammates as one of the offensive team captains
• Recorded his 130th career touchdown at Cle. (9/7), tying him with Cris Carter for second-most in league history… finished the game with five catches for 87 yards
• With two receiving touchdowns vs. Phi.(9/15), moved into second in NFL history with 132 career touchdowns as well as second with 30 career multiple TD games… posted three catches for 89 yards with a long of 72 yards for a score… passed Andre Reed for eighth on the NFL’s all-time receiving list with 13,246 career receiving yards
• Caught two passes for 17 yards facing double coverage most of the night at GB (9/21)
• Tied for a team-high seven catches for 71 yards and one touchdown vs. Was. (9/28)… four of his seven receptions moved the chains for a first down… gained 11 yards on two rushing attempts, his first rushing attempts of the season
• Vs. Cin. (10/5), held to just two catches for 67 yards with one reception going for a 57-yard score… with his first reception became the eighth receiver in league history to reach 900 career receptions, accomplishing the feat in 178 career games (third-fastest)… produced his 136th career touchdown, tying him with Marshall Faulk for fourth-most in NFL history
• Led the team with five receptions for 36 yards with one touchdown at NYG (11/2)... his eight-yard score marked his 137th career touchdown moving him into fourth place on the league’s all-time touchdown list
• Registered his second career 200-plus yard performance, catching seven passes for 213 yards and one touchdown vs. SF (11/23)… moved into seventh place on the league’s all-time receiving yards list (13,788) and posted his 46th career 100-yard day for the third-most among active players… in his two career games against the 49ers, has tallied 12 catches for 356 yards (29.7 avg.) and three touchdowns
• Finished with five catches for 98 yards with one touchdown vs. Sea. (11/27)
• Caught the team’s only touchdown of the contest at Pit. (12/7) with a spectacular grab in the back of the end zone… the 12-yard score marked his third consecutive game with a touchdown reception – his longest streak of the year… passed Cris Carter for sixth all-time on the NFL’s receiving yards list… also posted one run for a gain of one yard
• Totaled three catches for 38 yards vs. NYG (12/14), moving him into a tie with Art Monk for seventh on the NFL’s all-time receptions list with 940
• Tied for second on the team with five catches for 63 yards and one touchdown vs. Bal. (12/20)… surpassed 14,000 career receiving yards, becoming the sixth player in NFL history to do so… his touchdown catch gave him 10 for the season – marking his third straight (eighth overall) season with 10-or-more touchdowns
• Led the team with 103 receiving yards at Phi. (12/28)… performance marked his second 100-yard game of the season – on six receptions… added one carry for seven yards

2007:
• Selected as a starter for the NFC Pro Bowl squad – his sixth career selection and first as a Cowboy – one of a league record 13 Cowboys selected.
• Named to the All-NFL Team by the Pro Football Writers after finishing third in the league with a team-record 15 receiving touchdowns, leading the NFC – fifth in the NFL – in scoring among nonkickers (90 points) and second in the NFC – fifth in the league – with 1,355 receiving yards.
• His 1,355 receiving yards was his eighth career 1,000-yard season and good for the third-most in his career.
• Became the fourth player in club history to catch at least 80 passes in a season, joining Michael Irvin (1991,’93,’95), Raghib Ismail (1999) and Jason Witten (2006,07).
• Recorded his 40th career 100-yard game with a team-high 145 yards at Chi. (9/23).
• With three receptions vs. StL. (9/30), passed Steve Largent (819) for 13th place on the NFL’s all-time receiving yards list.
• On Thanksgiving Day vs. NYJ (11/22), moved into ninth place on the all-time receptions list and 10th on the all-time receiving yards list with six catches for 65 yards and a touchdown – his sixth consecutive game with a receiving touchdown, tying the second-longest streak in team history and of his career.

2006:
• Signed with Dallas on March 18 and led the NFL with 13 touchdown receptions with a team-high 85 catches (sixth in the NFC, 13th in the NFL) and 1,180 receiving yards (fifth in the NFC, ninth in the NFL).
• Marked his sixth season with 13-or-more touchdown receptions.
• Recorded his seventh career 1,000-yard receiving season.
• Vs. Hou. (10/15), tied a career-best with three touchdown catches – his 25th game with multiple touchdown receptions, the fourth-most in NFL history, his fourth game with three.
• Moved past James Lofton for 18th all-time on the NFL’s career receptions list at Ari.(11/12).

2005: PHILADELPHIA
• Had four 100-yard receiving games and scored in five of his seven games.
• With 112 yards in the season opener at Atl. (9/12) and 143 yards vs. SF (9/18), became the first Eagle since Harold Jackson (1972) to start the season with two consecutive 100-yard receiving games.
• Against the 49ers, became the 24th player in NFL history to reach 10,000 receiving yards.
• Notched his 100th career touchdown reception vs. SD (10/23).

2004:
• Selected to his fifth consecutive Pro Bowl along with earning first-team All-Pro honors from The Associated Press, College and Pro Football Newsweekly, The Sporting News, Pro Football Weekly, and Football Digest.
• Finished with 77 catches for 1,200 yards and 14 touchdown receptions, the third-most in the NFL in 2004 and the most in Eagles history.
• Had a career-best seven 100-yard games, including five straight – both were Philadelphia records.
• Became the first player to post a touchdown reception in seven straight Monday Night Football games with three touchdowns at Dal. (11/15).

2003: SAN FRANCISCO
• Earned his fourth straight Pro Bowl selection after posting 80 receptions for 1,102 yards and nine touchdowns, finishing second to Jerry Rice in five 49ers career records: total touchdowns (83), receptions (592), receiving yards (8,572), receiving touchdowns (81), and 100-yard receiving games (25).

2002:
• Earned his third straight Pro Bowl appearance and was a consensus All-Pro selection after posting a career-high 100 receptions for 1,300 yards and 13 touchdowns in 14 games – missed the final two with a groin injury.
• Tied for fourth in the NFL in receptions, was eighth in the NFL in receiving yards and led the NFL with 13 touchdown receptions.
• Added five multiple-touchdown games and five 100-yard receiving games.
• Ran for a career-long 38-yard touchdown vs. Was. (9/22) and added two catches for 33 yards.
• Completed his first career pass with a 25-yard completion to Tai Streets, in NFC Wild Card Playoff vs. NYG (1/15)

2001:
• Played and started in every game, including the postseason, for the first time in his career to earn his second consecutive trip to the Pro Bowl while also garnering consensus first-team All-Pro selection.
• Finished with 93 receptions – fourth in the NFC and ninth in the NFL – 1,412 receiving yards – second in the NFC and third in the NFL – and a career-high 16 touchdowns, which led the NFL.
• Had six 100-yard receiving games and five multiple-touchdown games, including a career-high three touchdowns at Atl. (10/14).

2000:
• Had a breakout season, ranking fifth in the NFL with 97 receptions and third in the NFC with a career-high 1,451 receiving yards to earn his first career Pro Bowl selection.
• Third in the NFL with 13 touchdown receptions, including four multiple-touchdown games, a six-game streak with at least one touchdown and five 100-yard receiving games.
• Was named first-team All-Pro by The Associated Press.

1999:
• Started 14 games and finished the season with 60 receptions for 754 yards and four touchdowns.
• Led the 49ers with 12.6 yards-per-catch.

1998:
• Earned All-Pro honors for the first time in his career after playing in 16 regular season games, including 10 starts, and finishing second on the team with 67 receptions.
• Recorded his first career 1,000-yard season with 1,097.
• Tied Antonio Freeman for second in the NFL with 14 touchdown receptions, and among non-kickers, ranked third in the NFC and fifth in the NFL with 92 points.
• Scored 10 touchdowns in his final eight games, including at least one touchdown in each of those games.
• Led the team with 16.4 yards-per-catch.

1997:
• Started 15 of the 16 games he played and finished 13th in the NFC with a team-high 60 receptions and 12th in the NFC with 936 receiving yards.
• Also led the team with 15.6 yards-per-catch and became the first player other than Jerry Rice to lead the 49ers in receptions since 1988.
• Was fifth in the NFC and ninth in the NFL with eight touchdown receptions.
• Of his 60 catches, 48 picked up a first down.1996:
• Started 10 of the 16 games he played, the most starts by a 49ers rookie receiver since Gene Washington had 14 in 1969.
• Finished third on the team with 35 receptions and four receiving touchdowns and was second with 520 receiving yards while leading the team with 14.9 yards-per-catch.
• Had his first career 100-yard game with 110 yards vs. Car. (12/8).


COLLEGE:  Finished his collegiate career at Tennessee-Chattanooga with 144 catches for 2,320 yards and 19 touchdowns… earned first-team All-Southern Conference honors as a senior, setting a school record by catching a pass in 11 straight games… capped off junior year with second-team All-Southern Conference honors and first-team honors as a sophomore, when he scored a career-high eight touchdowns and averaged 19.1 yards per catch… set a Mocs single-game record with four touchdowns vs. Marshall in 1993… played three years on the school’s basketball team, making five starts for a team that qualified for the NCAA Tournament in 1995… ran the anchor leg on the school’s 4x100 relay team as a senior…. inducted into the school’s Athletics Hall of Fame in 2003… majored in merchandising.

PERSONAL:  Born in Alexander City, AL… was a four-time letterman in football and track at Benjamin Russell High (AL)… added three letters in basketball and one in baseball… son of Marilyn Heard and Tit Russell, Owens has two sisters – Shermaine Stowes and Latasha Scales – and a brother, Victor Stowes… nearly quit football to concentrate on basketball in high school, but was advised against it by his prep football coach… built a full-court basketball gymnasium in his home and uses it as part of his offseason conditioning… won a celebrity slam dunk competition at the 2000 NBA All-Star Game in Oakland and played five games with Adirondack Wildcats of the United States Basketball League during the 2002 offseason, averaging 4.2 points and 1.2 rebounds… won the 100-meter race at the Superstars competition in 2000 and 2001… in 2005, spent time at the Astrodome in Houston with victims of Hurricane Katrina… through NFL auctions, auctioned his 2004 Eagles NFC Championship ring and raised $48,200 for hurricane relief… Owens’ grandmother, Alice Black, has Alzheimer’s disease and he serves as a celebrity chairperson for the Alzheimer’s Association… in 2003, addressed Congress to request more funding for Alzheimer’s research… hosted a charity weekend in 2004 in Atlanta, ‘Stars with a Cause’ benefiting the Atlanta Chapter of the National Alzheimer’s Foundation… released his first kid’s book, Little T Learns to Share on November 15, 2006… member of Make-A-Wish Foundation… 2008 Celebrity Reader for National Young Readers Day at local elementary school… hosts Terrell Owens Youth Football Camps… participated in annual Holiday Hospital Visits.COMMUNITY: Off the field, Terrell is involved with a wide range of philanthropic initiatives.  He has established the Catch A Dream Foundation to distribute grants and donations to important charitable organizations across the United States.  The foundation was created to help underprivileged families and children.  Every year Terrell and his foundation choose “81 Families” to provide the basic daily needs and necessary resources that families and children need.  Terrell has also become a leading and vocal advocate for raising public awareness about Alzheimer’s disease, having testified before Congress to increase Alzheimer research funding.  On March 25, 2009, Terrell Owens received the Alzheimer's Association's first Young Champions Award for raising awareness in the fight against the disease.  He is also an active supporter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.In addition, Terrell has written a children’s book, “Little T Learns to Share,” which offers important life lessons for kids.  It is published by BenBella Books.   He has also released his first fitness book, “Finding Fitness” published by Simon & Schuster, in September 2008.

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