CALABASAS (CBS) — Free-agent wide receiver Terrell Owens worked out at Calabasas High School on Tuesday afternoon, trying to show he is completely recovered from left knee surgery.
No NFL scouts were there, but the workout was televised live on NFL Network and ESPN for teams to see.READ MORE: Halyna Hutchins Was Shot By Alec Baldwin With A Live Round On Set Of ‘Rust,’ Authorities Confirm
Owens, 37, played just 14 games for the Cincinnati Bengals last season after he tore his anterior cruciate ligament in April.
“I definitely feel there are some teams out there that are interested,” he told ESPN. “Just because they weren’t there doesn’t mean they weren’t interested. I can guarantee that all 32 teams were interested.”READ MORE: Bear Prompts Lockdown At Shull Elementary School In San Dimas
Owens’ agent, Drew Rosenhaus, told ESPN Radio that the workout was designed to “create interest. We were trying to create a buzz.”
“I think that teams see that Terrell is healthy, that he is ready to play football,” he added.MORE NEWS: Storm Not Enough To Make A Dent In California's Drought, Expert Says
Owens, a six-time pro bowler, had 72 receptions for 983 yards last season when Carson Palmer, who was traded to the Oakland Raiders last week, was quarterback.