Pro Football Update: Ricky Santos and Other Local Players Look to Catch On

The Boston Globe has provided an update of the progress of some local football players’ quest to play professionally.  Connecticut Sports Law favorite Ricky Santos, now with the CFL’s Montreal Alouettes, is mentioned, as is Mackenzy Bernadeau, the offensive lineman from Bentley College who was drafted by the NFL’s Carolina Panthers. Some former UConn football players […]

Chiefs Cut UNH QB Ricky Santos

Former UNH quarterback Ricky Santos, who signed with the Kansas City Chiefs following the NFL Draft, has been cut.  Santos’ release comes on the heels of a rookie mini-camp last week.  As previously noted, Santos’ chances of making the team may have been impacted by the Chiefs’ interest in Chris Leak, the former Florida Gators […]

Ricky Santos Update: Former Gator QB Chris Leak to Try Out for Chiefs

Former University of New Hampshire quarterback Ricky Santos may face another hurdle in his quest to make an NFL roster.  The Kansas City Chiefs, who signed Santos following the NFL Draft last Sunday, will be bring in another quarterback for a tryout: Chris Leak, the former University of Florida standout. Leak, like Santos went undrafted in last year’s […]

UNH Quarterback Ricky Santos Signs With Chiefs

Ricky Santos, the record-setting University of New Hampshire quarterback, who was passed over in this weekend’s NFL Draft, has landed with the Kansas City Chiefs.  According to his agent, Brad Blank, Santos received interest from several teams following the conclusion of the draft.  Kansas City, with their current quarterback corps (Brodie Croyle, Damon Huard, David Greene […]