61 Tim Ruddy, center Career: Spent 10 seasons with the Miami Dolphins, joining the team as a rookie in 1994. He started 140 games. He was released in 2004 when the Dolphins jettisoned a number of veterans to free up more money under the salary cap. Salary in 1994: $334,000 Now: In February, he was appointed CEO of Vista International Technologies, a Colorado-based company that has patented the Thermal Gasifier, a system designed to convert waste into clean thermal and electricial energy, according to the company¿s filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Ruddy has been active in the financial services industry for 18 years.