Jauron said he would address the matter after the team's evening workout.
"He's been excused," Jauron said.
Owens, who caught two passes for 27 yards in a preseason game against Tennessee Sunday, has been reported to have a minor toe injury.
Owens is in his first year with the Bills after being cut loose by Dallas.
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