When Odell Beckham Jr. went down with an ankle injury, New York Giants fans’ hearts stopped. But for some former players, this was an opportunity.
This is hardly shocking, considering Johnson is well-known for his Twitter antics, while T.O. has pulled this stunt before on Twitter, hinting at a job offer.
The thing is, Johnson hasn’t played since 2011. And Owens? He is 43 and last played in an NFL game in 2010.
Limited Mens Detroit Red Wings Jersey So let’s be real; this would be more than a long shot for these guys. Still, Owens doesn’t think so.
He claims he can still run a 4.4-second 40-yard dash and said it’s a joke he’s not on a team roster.
Well, dream big, I guess.
Leonard Fournette, Jacksonville Jaguars, ankle, 1:00 p.m. ET: A foot injury in the preseason and an ankle injury in his last year at LSU had some worried about the health of Fournette coming into his rookie year. So far, his performance has quieted that concern, but Fournette does turn up on the injury report this week. There haven’t been many details about what’s ailing his ankle, but back-to-back full practices Thursday and Friday, along with removal from the pregame injury report, reassure us about Fournette’s Sunday status against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Patrick Roy Jersey LeSean McCoy, Buffalo Bills, wrist, 1:00 p.m. ET: McCoy continues to be listed on the practice injury report because of his wrist, but he remains a full participant and once again is off the pregame injury report.