The wide receiving live wire, whose as well known for his off field antics as for his on field celebrations was supposed to show up on October 24.
But according to his spokesperson Diana Bianchini, the free-agent was a no show because he had set up a televised workout in the hopes of securing a new contract. No teams attended.
She added that he had tried to reschedule his Oct. 24 hearing at the Contra Costa County Court.
Owens is seeking to modify his child support payments because they were based on the approximately $12 million a year he was making in 2007 when he played for the Dallas Cowboys.Since they released him him in 2009, his career has been in freefall and the 37-year-old Owens has been rehabilitating a left knee injury that required surgery.
He played 14 games for the Cincinnati Bengals last season, making 73 receptions and scoring nine touchdowns.