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    Montana Judge Goes Easy on Ryan Leaf

    Montana Judge Goes Easy on Ryan Leaf

    Wednesday, June 20 2012 1:41 PM EDT2012-06-20 17:41:22 GMT
    Ryan Leaf got yet another chance to rebuild his reputation Tuesday, as a judge in Montana sentenced the former Washington State and NFL quarterback to undergo further treatment for drug addiction.>>
    Ryan Leaf got yet another chance to rebuild his reputation Tuesday, as a judge in Montana sentenced the former Washington State and NFL quarterback to undergo further treatment for drug addiction.>>
  • UPDATE: Ryan Leaf Faces 5-Years in Prison if Montana Plea Deal Accepted

    UPDATE: Ryan Leaf Faces 5-Years in Prison if Montana Plea Deal Accepted

    Tuesday, May 8 2012 4:14 PM EDT2012-05-08 20:14:23 GMT
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    Ryan Leaf remains in jail in Montana after a short plea hearing on Tuesday during which he admitted to breaking into a house and possessing prescription drugs.
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    Ryan Leaf remains in jail in Montana after a short plea hearing on Tuesday during which he admitted to breaking into a house and possessing prescription drugs.
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  • Ryan Leaf's Arraignment in Montana Postponed

    Ryan Leaf's Arraignment in Montana Postponed

    Thursday, May 3 2012 12:29 PM EDT2012-05-03 16:29:54 GMT
    Ryan Leaf's arraignment on charges that the former NFL quarterback broke into two homes in Montana and stole prescription drugs has been postponed.>>
    Ryan Leaf's arraignment on charges that the former NFL quarterback broke into two homes in Montana and stole prescription drugs has been postponed.>>
  • Ryan Leaf Update: Texas Issues Arrest Warrants for Former QB

    Ryan Leaf Update: Texas Issues Arrest Warrants for Former QB

    Wednesday, April 25 2012 8:10 PM EDT2012-04-26 00:10:40 GMT
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    In addition to the multiple drug and burglary charges he faces, Ryan Leaf is also facing two counts of being a fugitive from justice.>>
    In addition to the multiple drug and burglary charges he faces, Ryan Leaf is also facing two counts of being a fugitive from justice.>>
  • Ryan Leaf to be Arraigned in Montana in May

    Ryan Leaf to be Arraigned in Montana in May

    Friday, April 20 2012 1:53 PM EDT2012-04-20 17:53:10 GMT
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    Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf is scheduled to be arraigned May 3 in Great Falls on burglary and drug possession charges.>>
    Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf is scheduled to be arraigned May 3 in Great Falls on burglary and drug possession charges.>>
  • NEW INFORMATION: Leaf To Stay In Jail While Officials Decide Parole

    NEW INFORMATION: Leaf To Stay In Jail While Officials Decide Parole

    Wednesday, April 4 2012 12:32 PM EDT2012-04-04 16:32:18 GMT
    GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) - Ryan Leaf will stay in jail in Great Falls a while longer while Texas prosecutors work with their Montana counterparts to revoke the ex-quarterback's probation on 2010 drug charges.>>
    GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) - Ryan Leaf will stay in jail in Great Falls a while longer while Texas prosecutors work with their Montana counterparts to revoke the ex-quarterback's probation on 2010 drug charges.>>
  • Leaf to Stay in Jail While Officials Decide Parole

    Leaf to Stay in Jail While Officials Decide Parole

    Wednesday, April 4 2012 12:01 PM EDT2012-04-04 16:01:37 GMT
    Ryan Leaf will stay in jail in Great Falls a while longer while Texas prosecutors work with their Montana counterparts to revoke the ex-quarterback's probation on 2010 drug charges.>>
    Ryan Leaf will stay in jail in Great Falls a while longer while Texas prosecutors work with their Montana counterparts to revoke the ex-quarterback's probation on 2010 drug charges.>>
  • Former Cougar QB Ryan Leaf Arrested In Great Falls

    Former Cougar QB Ryan Leaf Arrested In Great Falls

    Friday, March 30 2012 9:37 PM EDT2012-03-31 01:37:52 GMT
    NBC Montana has confirmed that Great Falls native and former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf was arrested and booked into the Cascade County jail Friday.>>
    NBC Montana has confirmed that Great Falls native and former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf was arrested and booked into the Cascade County jail Friday.>>
  • Ryan Leaf hosts book signing in Kennewick

    Ryan Leaf hosts book signing in Kennewick

    Wednesday, October 19 2011 3:07 AM EDT2011-10-19 07:07:24 GMT
    Former Washington State star quarterback Ryan Leaf was in Kennewick Monday, signing copies of his autobiography. '596 Switch' is the title of the book.>>
    Former Washington State star quarterback Ryan Leaf was in Kennewick Monday, signing copies of his autobiography. '596 Switch' is the title of the book. It is also the play Leaf would have run if time did not expire on him in the 1998 Rose Bowl.>>
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    Ryan Leaf Is Brutally Honest in First Book

    Ryan Leaf Is Brutally Honest in First Book

    Friday, October 14 2011 12:39 PM EDT2011-10-14 16:39:28 GMT
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    Former Washington State and NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf kicked off his tour through Eastern Washington on Thursday, stopping by SWX to talk about his new book.>>
    Former Washington State and NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf kicked off his tour through Eastern Washington on Thursday, stopping by SWX to talk about his new book.>>
  • Relationship Rehab: Ryan Leaf Returns to Washington State

    Relationship Rehab: Ryan Leaf Returns to Washington State

    Wednesday, September 15 2010 12:47 PM EDT2010-09-15 16:47:52 GMT
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    Former Washington State and NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf is beginning a new chapter in his life, and it begins with rebuilding his relationship with his alma mater.>>
    Former Washington State and NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf is beginning a new chapter in his life, and it begins with rebuilding his relationship with his alma mater. Leaf attended the Cougars' home opener against Montana State on Saturday and witnessed his former team's one point come-from-behind win.>>
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    Ryan Leaf tries to rebuild relationship with Washington State

    Ryan Leaf tries to rebuild relationship with Washington State

    Wednesday, April 14 2010 8:28 PM EDT2010-04-15 00:28:49 GMT
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    He told reporters after his sentencing that he is ready to turn a new leaf. And he wants to rebuild his relationship with Washington State.>>
    Leaf, who was also a Heisman Trophy finalist, pleaded guilty to eight felony drug charges in Amarillo, Texas. In addition to probation, he was fined $20,000. He told reporters after his sentencing that he is ready to turn a new leaf. And he wants to rebuild his relationship with Washington State. First things first: he explained why he didn't tell anyone about his drug problem.>>
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    Leaf gets probation, fine in Texas drug case

    Leaf gets probation, fine in Texas drug case

    Wednesday, April 14 2010 2:14 PM EDT2010-04-14 18:14:49 GMT
    Former Washington State and NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf was sentenced to 10 years of probation after pleading guilty to eight felony drug charges in Texas.>>
    Former Washington State and NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf was sentenced to 10 years of probation after pleading guilty to eight felony drug charges in Texas. Texas District Judge John B. Board also fined Leaf $20,000. He could have faced up to 36 years in prison were he found guilty through a trial.>>
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    Report: Leaf headed back to Washington after posting bail in Texas

    Report: Leaf headed back to Washington after posting bail in Texas

    Friday, June 19 2009 5:02 PM EDT2009-06-19 22:02:49 GMT
    CANYON, Texas - Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has surrendered to Texas authorities to face burglary and drug-related charges. >>
    CANYON, Texas - Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has surrendered to Texas authorities to face burglary and drug-related charges. Attorney Bill Kelly says Leaf turned himself in Friday at the Randall County Jail in Canyon, where the former No. 2 pick was indicted in May after coaching quarterbacks at West Texas A&M for three seasons.>>
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    Leaf arrested, posts bail in Whatcom County

    Leaf arrested, posts bail in Whatcom County

    Wednesday, June 17 2009 8:21 PM EDT2009-06-18 01:21:21 GMT
    Former Washington State quarterback Ryan Leaf posted a $45,000 bond in Whatcom County Wednesday after being taken into custody by border agents at the Blaine crossing earlier in the day.>>
    Former Washington State quarterback Ryan Leaf posted a $45,000 bond in Whatcom County Wednesday after being taken into custody by border agents at the Blaine crossing earlier in the day.>>
  • Leaf indicted on drug, burglary charges in Texas

    Leaf indicted on drug, burglary charges in Texas

    Friday, May 22 2009 1:03 PM EDT2009-05-22 18:03:06 GMT
    Former Washington State quarterback Ryan Leaf faces the possibility of up to 36 years in prison after being indicted on drug and burglary charges in Texas.>>
    Former Washington State quarterback Ryan Leaf faces the possibility of up to 36 years in prison after being indicted on drug and burglary charges in Texas. The indictment, handed up by a grand jury in Canyon, Texas, alleges the 33-year-old former quarterback broke into one of his former player's apartment and stole his Hydrocodone.>>