Rams' castoffs surface in UFL draft

Posted by ESPN.com's Mike Sando

Rob Petitti, Tim McGarigle, Marc Magro and Gary Stills -- all members of the Rams last season -- found potential employers through the UFL draft Wednesday.

The Orlando franchise, led by former Rams coach Jim Haslett, selected Petitti and McGarigle. New York drafted Magro. Las Vegas drafted Stills and former Cardinals and 49ers linebacker Brandon Moore, plus former Rams safety Adam Archuleta.

New York also drafted former Seahawks and Cardinals safety Oliver Celestin. The UFL features as-yet-unnamed franchises in New York, Las Vegas, Orlando and San Francisco. Dennis Green is coaching the San Francisco franchise, which selected Marcus Fitzgerald, brother of Larry.

UFL statement: Each franchise selected 24 players and now owns the rights to those players if they choose to play in the United Football League. The UFL has already begun contacting the players listed below and expects to announce signings over the next few weeks. This list may be subject to change based on further player evaluations or additional player availability.