Terrell Owens Hall of Fame Snub a Product of the Process, but His Time Is Coming

February 7, 2016   ·     ·   Jump to comments

There’s a word that comes to mind when you let Terrell Owens’ Hall of Fame fate Saturday night rattle around in your mind for a second. The word? Baffling.
If Owens was edged at the end by another worthy candidate, maybe the blow would be cushioned. If the decision to enshrine him ignited a lengthy and passionate debate, then maybe the combination of anger and confusion you’re feeling right now would be turned down just a notch.
And oh, look, there was a spirited discussion…about whether Owens deserved to be among the top 10 candidates considered. The answer? Nope, as confirmed by Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com:
So, yes, feel free to be baffled, because when you scroll down the traditional list of cumulative statistics we use to gauge every receiver’s career, you’ll notice a pretty consistent name.
Owens is sixth all-time in career receptions (1,078), second in receiving yards (15,934) and third in touchdowns (153). Those number...

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