This illustrious group includes Ryan Leaf and Brady Quinn. The Texans and Chiefs are just two of 10 teams who have traded a future first-round pick to draft a quarterback. Both Houston and Kansas City will hope that Deshaun Watson and...Show More Summary
The No. 2 pick in 1998 has emerged from painkiller addiction and prison to help others.
When Ryan Leaf was drafted with the second overall pick in the 1998 NFL Draft out of Washington State, the quarterback looked like a future star. Well, Leaf never did reach his ceiling and only played in the NFL for four seasons. Despite...Show More Summary
To provide a phrase that I'm relatively certain has never been used and, as of 10 days ago, would never have even been contemplated: "If only Ryan Lochte could be a little more like Ryan Leaf..." In case you missed it, Leaf was in Dallas...Show More Summary
It’s been 18 years since the San Diego Chargers picked QB Ryan Leaf 2nd in the draft to Peyton Manning who’s playing in the Super Bowl this weekend. Leaf is long removed from his playing days where he never lived up to the hype, much like what Johnny Manziel is doing right now. Ryan Leaf, […]
Dubbed Ryan Leaf Jr. of the 3rd round, Ryan Mallett was released from the Houston Texans after 1st missing an entire practice due to not hearing his alarm clock. Then, missing a flight before citing traffic as the reason. Mallett was ultimately released and got an hilarious Wikipedia edit: Someone already edited Ryan Mallett's Wiki… […]
Ryan Leaf went to prison after breaking into a house near Great Falls, Montana in 2012 in order to steal prescription pills.
The former San Diego Chargers and Washington State player has served more than two years in prison after breaking into a home near Great Falls in 2012 to steal prescription pills
Ryan Leaf was sentenced to five years in prison for violating his probation, but the Texas judge gave him credit for his time served in Montana, so the former QB won't spend any more time behind bars. Read more...
ESPN's Jim Trotter gives a big ol' endorsement of Johnny Manziel's chances of succeeding in the NFL, based largely on his perception of Manziel's mental makeup. To make his case, he contrasts Manziel with another cocky QB prospect, and breaks out a Ryan Leaf story I hadn't heard before: Read more...
If the San Diego Chargers came to terms with Ryan Leaf's nephew, or the Seattle Mariners gave a shot to a relative of former general manager Bill Bavasi, those stories wouldn't be any weirder than this. Among the undrafted free agents...Show More Summary
In the 1998 NFL draft, Colts General Manager Bill Polian had a decision to make: Peyton Manning or Ryan Leaf? He chose right, and as a result his job in Indianapolis was safe as long Manning was there. Now Polian is playing a different role, analyzing the draft for ESPN, and he was asked to…
The Arizona Cardinals have benched John Skelton after the quarterback missed a wide-open Larry Fitzgerald in the end zone Sunday. Skelton entered this game against the Atlanta Falcons needing one interception to tie Ryan Leaf's NFL record for most consecutive games played with at least one pick thrown. Show More Summary
Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday after pleading guilty two burglary charges and two felony drug possession charges earlier this year. Fox reports that Leaf will begin his sentence by spending the first nine months in an intensive rehabilitation center. He will then be transferred to a pre-release [...]Show More Summary
Fifteen months of compulsory treatment could cut the former NFL QB and painkiller addict's sentence.
Helena, Montana — Former San Diego Chargers quarterback Ryan Leaf has been formally charged with four felonies in connection with allegations that he burglarized a home and stole prescription drugs, then robbed a second home three days after being released from jail. Montana prosecutor John Parker charged Leaf Thursday with two counts of burglary and [...]Show More Summary
Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Ryan Leaf was arrested last Friday and charged with being in possession of prescription Oxycodone pills that weren't his. Three days after posting a $76,000 bond, the Associated Press says he's beenShow More Summary
Fourteen years ago, Ryan Leaf was riding high. Selected by the San Diego Chargers with the No. 2 overall pick in the 1998 NFL draft, Leaf signed a four-year, $31.25 million contract including a $11.25 million signing bonus. Read full article >>
Ryan Leaf was arrested Monday and is accused of committing another burglary two days after he posted bail
NFL washout Ryan Leaf was arrested this morning in Montana... the 2nd time he's been taken into custody in less than a week. According to the Central Montana Drug Force... the former QB was busted for burglary, theft, two counts of criminal…