Terrell Owens Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Terrell Owens Biography
  • Name: Terrell Owens
  • Age: 44 years old
  • Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: Football Player
  • Net Worth: US $2 Million
  • Status: Alive

Terrell Owens is an American former professional football player. He’s 6ft 3in tall and played the wide receiver position. His accolades include 6x Pro Bowl, 5x First-team All-Pro, and 3x NFL receiving touchdowns leader. He played 15-seasons across teams like the San Francisco 49ers, the Philadelphia Eagles and the Dallas Cowboys. Terrell Eldorado Owens was born on December 7, 1973 in Alexander City, Alabama. His parents are LC Russel and Marilyn Heard. He has three siblings, Sharmaine, Victor and Latasha. Owens was raised primarily by his mother and grandmother. He reportedly met his father for the first time when he was 11 years old. Owens attended Benjamin Russell High School followed by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He was drafted into the NFL in 1996.

Owens began his football career at Benjamin Russell High School. He became a starter during his junior year. He lettered in other sports such as basketball, baseball and track. Owens enrolled at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 1993. He wore the #80 jersey in honor of Jerry Rice. Owens earned Second-team all-conference as a junior and First-team All-Southern Conference honors his senior year. He was inducted into the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame in 2003. He also set a school record for catching a pass in 11 consecutive games. Outside of football, Owens participated in the 1995 NCAA Basketball Tournament. He anchored the schools 4×100 relay team at the NCAA championship his senior year.

Owens was selected by the San Francisco 49ers with the 89th overall pick in the 1996 NFL draft. He played 8 seasons with the 49ers from 1996 to 2003. His first professional game was against the New Orleans Saints and his first touchdown was against the Cincinnati Bengals. He was named to 3 consecutive First-team All-Pro teams from 2000 to 2002. He also made 5 Pro Bowl appearances from 200 to 2004. Owens signed as an unrestricted free agent with the Philadelphia Eagles in 2004. He was released the following year. He played for the Dallas Cowboys from 2006 to 2008. Other teams played for include the Buffalo Bills, the Cincinnati Bengals and the Allen Wranglers. He signed briefly with the Seattle Seahawks in 2012. Owens has 15,934 career receiving yards, 153 receiving touchdowns and 1078 receptions. He was named to the NFL 2000s All-Decade Second Team.

In addition to football, Owens has appeared in various television shows, movies and commercials. He starred in his own reality series The T.O. Show on VH1. It ran from July 2009 to October 2011 for 3 seasons. His podcast ‘Time Out with T.O.’ premiered on the Sideshow Network in September 2013. Owens made a cameo appearance in the film, Any Given Sunday (1999), starring Al Pacino. Other films include Dysfunctional Friends (2012) with Stacey Dash, and About Last Night (2014) with Kevin Hart. Owens is a contestant on season 25 of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. His professional partner is dancer, model and television host Cheryl Burke.

Owens is also a model and author. He’s currently signed to Next Modeling Agency. He made a cameo appearance in Faith Evans’ 2014 music video for “I Deserve It”. His publications include “Little T Learns to Share” (2006), “T.O.’s Finding Fitness” (2008) and “Catch This!: Going Deep with the NFL’s Sharpest Weapon” (2004).

Terrell Owens stands at 6ft 3in tall and he’s of African-American ancestry. His estimated net worth is around $2 million. He made more than $60 million throughout is 15-year professional football career. The bulk of his fortune was lost due to poor money management skills, bad investments and child support. Owens dated actress Felisha Terrell from 2004 to 2006. He married ‘Rachel Snider’ in January 2014. The two have since separated. He has two sons, Terique and Atlin, and two daughters, Dasha and Kylee. Owens reportedly attempted suicide in 2006. According to police reports, he tried to overdose on painkiller/medication (hydrocodone).

Terrell Owens Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Terrell Owens Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Terrell Eldorado Owens
  • Birthday: December 7, 1973
  • How Old : Age: 44 years old
  • Place of Birth: Alexander City, Alabama, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: Professional Football Player
  • Years Active: 1996-2012
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $2 Million
  • Marriage(s): Rachel Snider
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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