Found February 07, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
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Baltimore Ravens running back Ricky Williams just said about a week ago that he was ready to come back for another season.  It seems that he ended up having a change of heart.

According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, Williams has informed the Ravens that he’ll be retiring from the NFL.

LaCanfora also indicated that the Ravens were ready to have Williams come back for the 2012 season, since he had one more year left on his contract.

I’m kind of surprised Williams didn’t decide to play one more season, in order to try and get a Super Bowl ring with the Ravens, since they’re clearly a contender.

Even though Williams decided to abruptly retire in 2004, he came back in 2005 and had a pretty good career with over 10,000 career rushing yards.

 

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