Retrieved from PopTV Age: 41 Hometown: San Diego, Calif. Current City: Venice Beach, Calif. Occupation: Former NFL superstar Three adjectives that describe you: Curious, open-minded and present. Favorite Activities: Taking classes in healing modalities, giving and receiving bodywork and studying/talking about astrology and philosophy. What do you think will be the most difficult part of living inside the BIG BROTHER house? The small talk. What moment in your career do you think prepared you to live in the BIG BROTHER house? Playing on a football team. Do you have a strategy for winning the game? Make myself interesting enough that they want me to stick around. My life’s motto is… Get real, keep it moving and find a way to enjoy it. What would you take into the house and why?
By extension, he is the first houseguest to cast a vote at every live eviction during the course of a single season, due to having to break a tie during Final 5 and then winning the Final HoH. Also, he voted correctly every single time.
Ironically, he received no jury votes to win at the end. Due to that, Ricky is the first person to make it to the end of the game and never receive any votes, for or against. He would be followed by Anthony Douglas in Big Brother Canada 7.