Former Philadelphia Eagles teammates Terrell Owens and Donovan McNabb are reuniting on “Pros vs. Joes,” whichas scored a fifth season pickup from Spike TV.
In one episode, Owens and McNabb will join Antonio Gates to face off against NBA alums Hakeem Olajuwon, Kenny Smith and Rick Fox in a basketball game.
One-time friends, Owens and McNabb had a falling out during the 2005 season, and Owens (most recently with the Buffalo Bills) was cut.
Production on “Pros vs. Joes” begins Tuesday; show will return to Spike TV on Wednesday, July 14 at 10 p.m.
A. Smith & Co. produce the series, which centers on regular guys facing off with sports stars. Eight episodes will be shot this season — four centering on football, and four on basketball.
Stars featured this season will include football players Warrick Dunn, Isaac Bruce, Derrick Brooks and Jeff Garcia. Basketball players include Olajuwon, Smith, Fox, Chris Mullin, Kenny Smith, Brent Barry and Isaiah Rider.