Ricky Williams, Terrell Owens among founders for planned FFL

Ricky Williams, Terrell Owens among founders for planned FFL
Another professional football league -- the Freedom Football League -- has been created by former NFL players, including Ricky Williams, Terrell Owens and Simeon Rice, with the intention of "reimagining, rethinking, reinventing and reforming" the game, it was announced Thursday. Williams, appearing on ESPN's Outside the Lines on Thursday, said there are 50 former players among the approximately 100 stakeholders. Other early founders include former NFL players Byron Chamberlain, Jeff Garcia and Dexter Jackson. "The purpose of this league ... is about community and the development of players," Williams told OTL. "... In thinking about creating this league, I wanted to create a league that I could have stayed in and been comfortable and really thrived. "The NFL started a long time ago, and since then a lot of things have changed. And we want to create a league that's ready for that change and invite some more of it." The FFL said the league would...