No deal for free-agent wide receiver Terrell Owens is imminent, but his connections to Cincinnati are increasing.
Bengals quarterback Carson Palmer has been working out with Owens and has been highly impressed. Palmer has gone so far as to tell Bengals officials what an asset Owens could be and how much talent he still has. If nothing else, it has gotten
Cincinnati thinking and talking about a receiver it hosted for a free-agent visit in March.
Owens also has another strong supporter in Chad Ochocinco, his close friend and reality TV colleague. The two have helped each other promote their respective shows on VH1.
Earlier this week, Rosenhaus said he was "very confident" that Owens would have a new team "within the next few weeks."
By: Scott Silsbee