September 20, 2006
This isn't your typical Owens
His last name is Owens, He goes by 'J-O', and is one of the most prolific pass catchers at his level.
Put away your red flags, because they just aren't necessary when talking about Muskogee, Okla. junior wide receiver Jameel Owens; because position, last name, and nickname are about where the similarities end between the Dallas Cowboys problematic superstar and the talented prep star. Well, that is if you eliminate their strikingly similar physical make-up and playing style.
At 6-foot-3, and over 200-pounds Owens is a force that most cornerbacks just can't deal with in bump and run coverage and with a 40-yard dash time of 4.5-seconds, when he passes them by, it's already too late.
With such considerable talent it comes as no surprise as Owens' mailbox has been full early on, and has even included a few offers.
"I have had offers from Nebraska and Texas Tech for a few weeks now but got my Oklahoma offer late last week," Owens said.
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