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Terrell Owens 911:

Called for Possible Pill Overdose

10/10/2011 12:03 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

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Emergency officials were responding to a call about a possible prescription pill overdose when they were dispatched to the L.A. apartment where Terrell Owens was staying last week ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ.

As we first reported, Owens was transported by ambulance to an L.A. hospital Thursday night. Cops were also dispatched to investigate -- and spoke with T.O. at the hospital.

Owens has since been released.

A rep for Owens had no comment on the matter.

T.O. was famously hospitalized back in 2006 -- when he insisted he had a bad reaction to painkillers ... despite reports that he tried to commit suicide by inhaling 35 Vicodin pills.

T.O. later held a news conference on the matter and stated, "The rumor of me taking 35 pills, I think is absurd. I don't think I would be here if I had taken 35 pills."

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31.

Hanging to da lef    

No calls from any NFL teams, looks like you finally burned all the bridges TERRELL...

1055 days ago
32.

Hanging to da lef    

Time for the retirement home for all ex-NFL players, ESPN's broadcast booth... After sitting next to Chris Berman for a couple of minutes, you'll really kill yourself...

1055 days ago
33.

Winston5    

man, it's just sad now.

1055 days ago
34.

Barbara    

He needs help or next time he may not be so lucky

1055 days ago
35.

radicalred    

If the world was a fair place, he'd give some of those pills to Chad Homocinco. Just sayin'

1055 days ago
36.

230woman    

Third time will be the charmer, so go ahead take those pills especially if your life is so bad. I think t.o. is crazy and he trully needs Jesus. He better get him before he take those last pills.

1055 days ago
37.

randy    

Unless you fully know his situation......stop throwing stones. You could be him one day and god have mercy on your soul. We need to stop judging people. T.O we wish you well.

1054 days ago
38.

Jolene Richards    

I thought they said they had something shocking.... like him giving to some worthy cause or saving somebody in a house fire or something. No news here..

1054 days ago
39.

My2Cents    

I hope you are okay - whatever it is Terrell. Hang tough and know you have fans if your on or off the field. If it turns out to be a OD attempt it would be sad because your stronger than that!

1054 days ago
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