Which MLB team drafted Ricky Williams?

Which MLB team drafted Ricky Williams?

Ricky Williams

MLB draft: In 1995, the Philadelphia Phillies drafted Ricky Williams out of high school in the eighth round.

NFL draft: In 1999, the New Orleans Saints drafted Williams with the fifth overall pick.

Details: After four seasons in the Philadelphia minor-league system, Williams returned to football and played for the University of Texas, where he won the 1998 Heisman Trophy. His football career was halted by a mini-retirement in 2004 and he missed the entire 2006 season for suspensions. He played for the Saints, Dolphins, and Ravens.


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