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Hartman lifts Blackhawks past Maple Leafs 2-1 in OT

Ryan Hartman scored with 17 seconds left in overtime to lead the Chicago Blackhawks past the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1        

Ryan Leaf Went on ‘Ellen’, Claimed Watching the Show in Prison Turned His Life Around (Video)

Ryan Leaf has been the quintessential pro athlete burnout for two decades now, and while his playing days are far behind him, he’s still looking to get his life back on track. And he has found inspiration through a very unlikely source: The Ellen Show. Plagued by addiction during his adult life, he found solace […]

Ryan Leaf: Teaching fellow prisoners how to read changed my life

2 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

Drug addiction, attempted suicide and felony convictions once derailed the life of former quarterback Ryan Leaf.

Ryan Leaf Taught Fellow Prisoners to Read

2 weeks agoSports : The Big Lead

The travails of Ryan Leaf have been well documented over the years. After a disastrous NFL career, Leaf began using prescription (...)

The Further Adventures Of Paul Ryan, International Man of Seriousity

Tucker Carlson, in a rare act of journalism, decided to press Paul Ryan on his use of health care policy as a fig leaf for massive upper-class tax cuts. He received a Very Serious answer: Carlson: The overview here is that all the wealth [in] basically the last ten years basically has stuck to the […]

From the NFL to prison to recovery: Ryan Leaf shares his story with those who need to hear it most

People might say there was no debate, but don’t believe them. The football world was deeply divided 19 years ago when the Indianapolis Colts were deciding whether to use the No. 1 draft pick in the NFL draft on Tennessee’s Peyton Manning or Washington State’s Ryan Leaf. There were respected evaluators...

Senators player saves one goal, but then has another shot ricochet off his head into the net

This is some real bad luck for Ryan Dzingel. Ryan Dzingel has two goals this evening. One for his team, the Ottawa Senators. The other? An accidental header goal off the shot of Maple Leaf forward Nazem Kadri. Late in the second period...Show More Summary

Brains, Sports, and Success: An Interview with Rick Peterson

Certain athletes perform remarkably well under pressure while others do not. For instance, the contrast between Peyton Manning and Ryan Leaf could not be more stark. But what separates the wheat from the chaff? And what lessons can the...Show More Summary

SGR Ep110 - Ryan Leaf

Ryan Leaf was a first round pick in the 1998 NFL draft. He went on to play in the NFL for four seasons, but his career was cut short due to personal issues and injuries. After his NFL career ended, he battled drug abuse which ultimately led to him serving time in state prison. Show More Summary

Retired QB Ryan Leaf can still throw a football very high and far

4 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

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

Granlund, Horvat score in SO; Canucks beat Leafs 3-2

4 months agoSports / Hockey : USAToday: NHL

Markus Granlund and Bo Horvat scored in the shootout, Ryan Miller was solid at the end of a busy night in goal and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2        

SGR Ep110 - Ryan Leaf

Ryan Leaf was a first round draft pick in the 1998 NFL draft. He went on to play in the NFL for four seasons, but his career was cut short due to personal issues and injuries. After his NFL career ended, he battled drug abuse which ultimately led to him serving time in state prison. Show More Summary

Tom Brady Naked Sunbathing Alert!

Tom Brady has one week remaining in his 4-game NFL suspension, but at this point, it's looking like Bill Belichick could put a cardboard cutout of Ryan Leaf at quarterback and still handily defeat the Buffalo Bills on Sunday. And from...Show More Summary

Why Ryan Lochte should take a page from ex-Cowboys QB Ryan Leaf's book -- no, seriously

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

Tim Tebow Wants to Play Major League Baseball Because Tim Tebow

8 months agoNews : Slate: The Slatest

Tim Tebow is trying to play Major League Baseball. The Former star Florida Gators quarterback, whose three-year NFL career inspired unfavorable comparisons to Ryan Leaf, hasn’t played a professional sport competitively in four years, hasn’t played baseball competitively full-time in 11 years, and turns 29-years-old on Sunday. Show More Summary

How Ryan Leaf, NFL's biggest draft bust, turned his life around

11 months agoNews : NY Daily News

Ryan Leaf, the second overall pick in the 1998 NFL Draft, arrives at a five-story walkup building on West 71st Street, a sober living home.

Ryan Leaf says prison helped him turn his life around

Your browser does not support iframes. The NFL draft class of 1998, much like the class of 2016, featured two marquee-level quarterbacks at the top of the pyramid. Both were projected as can't-miss, with bright futures ahead. And, if...Show More Summary

Ryan Leaf Comments on Johnny Manziel, Addiction and Substance Abuse

Ryan Leaf has struggled with substance abuse issues since the end of his once-promising NFL career, and the former No. 2 overall draft pick of the San Diego Chargers said Monday that he sees much of himself in Johnny Manziel. According...Show More Summary

Ryan Leaf Says Watching Johnny Manziel Is Like 'Holding Up A Mirror'

11 months agoSports : The Big Lead

Ryan Leaf says watching Johnny Manziel’s life fall apart is like “holding up a mirror.”

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