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T.O.'s ego collides with insecurity

T.O.'s problems show he's still an insecure kid from a small town. If only he'd come to peace with that, he could move on, writes Skip Bayless.

Updated: November 10, 2005, 12:02 PM ET
By Skip Bayless | Page 2

In the fall of 2002, while doing a radio show on KNBR in San Francisco, I said in exasperation that Terrell Owens needed counseling. The guy was tearing apart a surefire playoff team with a quarterback, Jeff Garcia, who was on his way to a third straight Pro Bowl.

That prompted an off-air call from the man who built and coached the greatest 49ers teams, Bill Walsh.

Walsh was an advisor to the team and was just as frustrated with Owens as I was. Walsh wanted me to know that the team ...

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