Ryan Leaf's Jailhouse Confessions, Written By His Cell Mate


They called him a better quarterback than Peyton Manning, who kicks off the NFL season tonight against the Super Bowl Champion Ravens. Then they called him the NFL's greatest bust. Now they call him Montana State Prison Inmate No. 3005025. Facing one final shot at salvation, Ryan Leaf tells the true story of his… » 9/05/13 12:20pm 9/05/13 12:20pm

Ryan Leaf Used To Be Carried In The Arms Of Cheerleaders, Part 3,296

Ryan Leaf, having long ago surpassed the vaunted trifecta of failure, has just signed a three-part book deal. The CougFan.com columnist and former NFL player will write three books about the greatest tale of human tragedy known to sports: Ryan Leaf. » 12/20/10 10:00pm 12/20/10 10:00pm

Ryan Leaf Used To Be Carried In The Arms Of Cheerleaders, Part 987

It seems like twice a year there's a new Ryan Leaf story published, updating us on the whereabouts of the NFL's bust-of-all-busts who is always on the verge of a personal rebirth. Here we go again. » 9/13/10 6:35pm 9/13/10 6:35pm

Deadspin Reader Heroically Attends Screening Of Ryan Leaf Movie

In a simpler time, Mike Sebeckis was known as Seabass, Deadspin commenter extraordinaire. A software engineer who has been living in San Diego for 2 1/2 years, he doesn't have much time to frolic in the comments section these days; although he is still a regular reader and thinks Baby Mangino is a lock for SHOTY. But… » 12/04/08 1:45pm 12/04/08 1:45pm

Coming Soon To A Library Near You ...

If you're like me, you're constantly writing to Paramount and TriStar demanding to know when the life of Ryan Leaf will be made into a movie. Put away that spec script, because it's already here. Filmmaker Tim Carr has made Leaf, an 82-minute film about the former Chargers quarterback, which, according to his MySpace… » 12/03/08 10:15am 12/03/08 10:15am

Ryan Leaf Has Gone and Ryan Leaf'd Himself Yet Again

And...scene. Former inept NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf seemed poised for success while coaching at DII West Texas A & M , but thanks to a recent pill-popping scandal, that career path might also be over for good. At first, Leaf was given a leave of absence by the university for him to work on his "personal " problems, but… » 11/07/08 2:05pm 11/07/08 2:05pm

Surprisingly, Ryan Leaf Is Actually Winning At Something In Life

Ryan Leaf's story is never one that's regarded with much empathy, given how cantankerous and bitchy he was throughout his brief, spectacularly awful NFL tenure. He's main accomplishments as an NFL quarterback are being consistently ranked in the top three of all-time draft busts or the top three all-time locker room… » 9/05/08 12:30pm 9/05/08 12:30pm