Artest consultant on future NFL career: Terrell Owens!
November 22nd, 2010, 1:35 pm · Post a Comment · posted by KEVIN DING, OCREGISTER.COM
EL SEGUNDO — Ron Artest revealed Monday one of the NFL players with whom he has talked about his hoped-for post-NBA football career is Terrell Owens.
Artest said Owens will help determine whether “I’m crazy or I have a legitimate shot.”
Artest did say Friday night that the football players laughed at him, but on Monday afternoon Artest said Owens was nice enough to consult with Artest on the matter this offseason and make a gauge. Artest said Owens would also help determine if Artest’s tentative plan to play tight end was logical or another position was better. But Artest said of Chargers tight end Antonio Gates, whose lead-up to NFL stardom was basketball is “definitely a big inspiration