Originally posted by Ether:
Keith Lewis (I think it was?) was the player that got Nate Clements burned. If you watch, Nate wasn't already running after TO as if he got burned on the fly route, he expected Safety help to be with TO, and only chased after he realized Keith Lewis sucked.
This is what Barrows said about that TD. "Nate Clements. 6-0, 205. When the receiver you are primarily responsible for covering goes for 213 yards and a touchdown, it doesn't make you look very good. When that receiver is Terrell Owens and every eyeball in the sports world is watching, you really suffer. Such was Nate Clements' experience during a Week 12 game in Irving, Texas last season. Clements, the team's $80 million man, was roundly criticized in the media following that game. Afterward, his coaches and teammates defended him, arguing that Owens' monster game wasn't Clements' fault. Indeed, safety Keith Lewis had deep coverage on Owens' 75-yard touchdown catch in the second quarter, and he didn't show up in time. Lewis is no longer on the squad ..."