23. Bill Ring- Ring went undrafted out of BYU but managed to make the San Francisco 49ers. Ring spent six seasons with the Niners and played in 69 games including nine starts.
His best season in the NFL came in 1983 when Ring appeared in all 16 games including five Starts. That year, Ring rushed for 254 yards and two touchdowns on 64 carries. He also caught 23 passes for 182 yards.
During his time in the NFL, Ring was a part of two Super Bowl winning teams with San Francisco. During the 49ers 1981 playoff run to the championship, he carried the ball 21 times for 73 yards and a touchdown while also catching two passes. Ring was also on the San Francisco’s 1984 Super Bowl winning team.
For his career, Ring carried the ball 183 times for 732 yards and seven touchdowns as a rusher. He also registered 45 receptions for 336 yards and another score.
Not bad for a guy who went undrafted coming out of school.
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