Pro Football Hall of Famer Terrell Owens was seen knocking out a reported heckler outside CVS in Inglewood. California.
But while Owens was chatting with an admirer, another not-so-hearty person approached and started heckling the pair. Witnesses say the troublemaker threatened to punch both Owens and a 49ers fan outside the store.
Pro Football Hall of Famer Terrell Owens was seen knocking out a reported heckler outside CVS in Inglewood, Calif.
As Owens, 48, told TMZ, he ran into a fan of one of his former teams, the San Francisco 49ers, when he stumbled into an LA-area pharmacy for some essentials.
While Owens was chatting with an admirer, another not-so-hearty person approached and began heckling the pair.Witnesses say troublemaker threatened to punch both Owens and 49ers fans outside store
A video of the incident shows Owens fighting a shirtless, petite man.
Owens walks away after dropping jeered man with strong right hand
A video of the incident shows Owens fighting a shirtless, petite man. The alleged heckler managed to get back on his feet, but clearly proved his point, leaving even more words for Owens, who began to walk away.
Owens then returned to his Tesla and hit the road, according to TMZ, which reports that police were not called to the scene.
The odds were stacked heavily against Owens’ opponent, who was facing a former professional athlete known for staying in top physical condition. Earlier this year, footage surfaced of Owens allegedly running a 40-yard dash in his 4.45 seconds. This is on par with or better than many of his current NFL wide receivers.
On top of that, Owens is 6 foot 3 and weighs around 230 pounds.
Owens was a polarizing player at the time and is considered one of the greatest receivers in football history. The former Chattanooga star never won a Super Bowl, but was a five-time First Team All-Pro before ending his NFL career with the Bengals in 2010. He made a comeback with the Seattle Seahawks in 2012. I’ve tried, but never played a regular season game for the team.
Terrell Owens scores the game-winning touchdown for the 49ers against the Falcons in 2001.
Owens has had several conflicts with civilians this year, including a racist confrontation with a neighbor in Florida, which ultimately went viral in August.
The other party, a 38-year-old white woman named Caitlin Davis, was subsequently charged with second-degree misdemeanor charges of lying to police about the incident and is scheduled to return to court in Broward County on December 6. DailyMail.com It remains unclear what specifically she is accused of lying about, but she said Owens was driving dangerously.
According to the reporting officer’s statement obtained by DailyMail.com, she was unable to support her allegations.
“He got out of the car and started harassing me,” Davis told the officer while Owens recorded the scene on his phone, derisively calling her “Karen.”
“But you didn’t have to get out of the car,” she yelled at Owens.
Owens replied, “You didn’t have to speak to me like that either.”
At this point, Davis brought race into the discussion by exclaiming, “You’re a black man approaching a white woman.”
In the midst of the escalating situation, Davis started crying.
“He literally followed me,” the woman sobbed.
Owens continued recording while cooperating with officers by providing identification.
“Welcome back,” said Owens, handing the police an ID.
“I’ve seen it, but I’ve never been a part of it,” Owens said, referring to the situation.
Owens continued to refer to Davis as “Karen,” which became a derogatory term for entitled white women exercising white privilege, as is usually seen in viral videos.
Owens, who played for the 49ers, Eagles, Cowboys and Bengals, captioned his video: “Karen is the real deal!!!!”
‘Wow! ! A normal night of being black in America,” he added.
Pro Football Hall of Famer Terrell Owens found himself embroiled in a racist confrontation with a woman in his neighborhood and the police. He recorded it and shared it on his social media.
He later referred to Emmett Till, a 14-year-old African American who was lynched in 1955 for offending a white woman in Mississippi.
“This is for people like Emmitt Till who were brutally murdered and never got a chance to live and speak the truth because of false accusations,” Owens wrote on Aug. 4.
“Regarding what happened last night…here is her. Real life, our neighbor Karen. Her name is Kaitlyn Davis.”
Most recently, Owens appeared on Chris Cuomo’s new show to discuss the affair.
“If the roles were reversed, they would be charging me within the law,” Owens said. “It’s not about me.”
“I’m just thinking of other people who may have been in this situation, and if they didn’t have the status or the means to do what I did, it would have been very different. maybe.
“We want to use this platform to bring clarity to what’s going on,” he added. .”
I saw an officer in the background and Owens was supportive and called him “Sir”
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