"'I think everybody has overslept, you know, once or twice in their life,' Owens said Monday, more amused than angry that a fuss is being made over something that's happened to him before, though not since he's joined the Cowboys. 'It's not a big deal.'
"[Team owner] Jerry Jones agrees, pointing out that some of the most upstanding citizens in team history were fined for similar transgressions. He also insisted it's a mistake to read more into Owens' tardiness, the fine and his lingering hamstring issue simply because of T.O.'s past.
"'From my standpoint, it's all good,' Jones said."