Facts of Errick Lynne Williams Jr
|Full Name:||Errick Lynne Williams Jr|
|Age:||42 years 2 months|
|Birth Date:||May 21, 1977|
|Birth Place:||San Diego, California, United States|
|Father's Name:||Errick Williams|
|Mother's Name:||Sandy Williams|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Linnea Miron|
|Profession:||Former footballer, Health practitioner|
|Education:||San Diego (CA) Patrick Henry, University of Texas|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Net Worth:||$19 million|
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Ricky Williams is a former sportsperson who used to play football and baseball too. He is now retired and is working as a healer and philosopher. He also runs his own wellness center.
Ricky Williams – Bio, Age (41 Years)
Ricky (Errick Lynne Williams Jr) was born on May 21, 1977, in San Diego, California, the USA along with his twin sister Cassandra. His father Errick Williams and mother Sandy Williams were separated in 1983. His childhood was not normal as he was suffered from anger issues. So his mother sent him for counseling.
Ricky Williams’s high schooling was completed from San Diego (CA) Patrick Henry and also attended the University of Texas. He was interested in sports from childhood and in high school used to play played baseball, football, and to run on tracks. Later he pursued his sports passion and became a renowned football player.
Now Ricky is 41 years old and is living a retired life. He has opened his own wellness center and cannabis-based products.
Ricky Williams – Career, NFL, Retirement, Net Worth
Ricky Williams as a bright sportsman during his academic journey and won the Heisman Trophy in 1998. Later joined sports at the professional level. He was selected by New Orleans Saints a professional football team in 1999. His career lasted with this team till 2001 and after that Ricky joined another team Miami Dolphins from 2002 till 2010.
However, in 2004, his retirement news came but later in 2005, this player got back in the football field. The other teams for whom Ricky had played were Baltimore Ravens (2011), Texas Longhorns Football Team, etc. He has also won many awards like Pro Bowl (2002), Pro Bowl MVP (2002), NFL rushing yards leader (2002), Walter Camp Award (1998), AP Player of the Year (1998), Big 12 Championship (1996), and more.
On Feb 7, 2012, this talented player has officially left the NFL after playing 12 seasons with it. About the retirement, he said,
“I retired from football because I needed to take better care of myself. Cannabis helped me do that. I felt like I could restart my life and not let football consume me anymore. I’m starting to find out who Ricky Williams really is.”
But also after retiring Ricky didn’t take rest. Instead, he started his marijuana business and launched his products under the name of Real Wellness by Ricky Williams. He along with his wife runs this business and tell people about the usefulness of herbs.
Ricky is also a yoga instructor and also a health care practitioner. From his playing carer and now from his cannabis products, this ex-player is having decent earnings. His monthly salary is under review but the net worth is estimated at $19 million.
Ricky Williams – Marriages, Wife, Children
Ricky made all his games were very exciting. His personal life is also very fascinating. He was involved in many affairs which are not recorded and is married twice.
This football player was first married on Sep 4, 2009, with Kristin Barnes. They first met in 2001 and started to date. Then after the birth of their daughter, this couple decided to exchange vows. Together, they have three kids Elijah, Prince, and Asha. Their marriage lasted for almost 7 years and ended with a divorce in 2016. Sources said that the reason for this split was a girl in Ricky’s life.
While in his first marriage, Ricky Williams met another girl in 2015. She is a real estate lawyer and the name is Linnea Miron. Ricky got separated officially from his first wife and tied the knot with Linnea on 23 June 2017. She is also CEO in Ricky’s wellness business. Once asked about working together, then he said,
“It’s not always pretty we argue. But we respect each other. And now we’re at a stage where we’ve really stabilized through it and developed through it. Gosh, we love to talk to people about this.”
From the relationship with his spouse Linnea, Ricky has one son Blaze. Talking about the children, Ricky has a total of 6 kids. First three are from his first wife Kristin, one is from current wife Linnea and rest of two Kekoa and Marley are from his past love affairs.
Ricky Williams – Social Networking Sites
Ricky Williams is known for his fantastic playing styles. After retirement also his popularity hasn’t decreased. He is still active on Twitter and Instagram for his fans. His social accounts have around 30.7 k and 127k followers respectively. But sadly, Ricky is staying away from Facebook. He made himself limited to social networking sites.
Ricky Williams – Height with Other Body Features
Ricky being a sportsperson is an active and fit man. He has a height of 5 ft 10 inches, a weight of 104 kg, and body type is athletic. His amazing body length and weight made him a tough competition in the playgrounds. Williams has naturally black hair, black eyes, and chocolate skin. His eating includes vegan food and avoids to eats non-vegetarian food.
This running back player loves marijuana and was also suspended for several times from the NFL. But he later started his own marijuana business informing the public about its positive benefits. His marijuana’s products brand is named as Real Wellness by Ricky Williams.
Reference: Wikipedia, Fab Wags