June 18, 2009

UFL Draft

The UFL, a startup league with minor-league status aspirations, held a selection draft.

A few former, mostly brief-stay Saints were selected, though they aren't gauranteed to sign with the league.

The Las Vegas franchise chose CB Wale Dada. The New York franchise chose TE Ronnie Ghent and former LSU RB LaBrandon Toefield, the San Francisco franchise chose WR Joe West, and the Orlando Franchise, coached by former Saints coach Jim Haslett, chose CB Greg Fassitt and T Rob Petitti. The new league plans to start playing this fall.

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