But, as it turns out, there is some genuine interest -- from T.O., that is.
"@DonteWhitner Let em kno if they need me, I'm ready homie!! I'm ready 2 take em deep!!" T.O. tweeted Wednesday.
To which Whitner responded: "@terrellowens I know u are! And I'm ready to Vouch for...and let everyone kno how GREAT of a teammate u were in buffalo!"
Look, T.O. would play anywhere right now, let alone with a possible Super Bowl contender. But would 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh really go for this? Unlikely, even with just two healthy receivers in Michael Crabtree and Brett Swain. It also doesn't help that T.O. burned just about every bridge in San Francisco during his eight-year stint with the team.