Roy Williams: Insurance policy

Money, depth issues give Cowboys receiver edge on sticking around in 2011

Updated: July 8, 2011, 8:58 PM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

When Terrell Owens was running around with a star on his helmet, constant questions about whether he would remain with the Dallas Cowboys abounded.

Every year, team owner and general manager Jerry Jones assured that T.O. was returning until one night in South Florida, when he and Stephen Jones met with the receiver and told him they had to cut him.

It was an emotional moment for Owens, who wanted to retire with the Cowboys. But Jerry Jones did what was in the best interest of the team.

That ...

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