11 episodes

Former NFL Quarterback, Ryan Leaf discusses his rise to stardom at Washington State to being drafted second behind Peyton Manning in the 1998 NFL Draft. Widely considered a draft bust, Ryan Leaf takes us through the journey from NFL stardom to drug addiction, and ultimately the floor of a State Prison.

Bust | The Ryan Leaf Story ACTIONPARK MEDIA

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.8 • 249 Ratings

Former NFL Quarterback, Ryan Leaf discusses his rise to stardom at Washington State to being drafted second behind Peyton Manning in the 1998 NFL Draft. Widely considered a draft bust, Ryan Leaf takes us through the journey from NFL stardom to drug addiction, and ultimately the floor of a State Prison.

    Bust: Chapter 10 - Freedom

    Bust: Chapter 10 - Freedom

    Ryan walks out of prison after 32 months as a free man. With limited options and limited money he begins his sobriety journey in Southern California.

    • 45 min
    Bust: Chapter 9 - Prison

    Bust: Chapter 9 - Prison

    Ryan starts his 32 month sentence in prison. After 2 years of sitting alone in his cell, Ryan finds his calling and begins helping prisoners learn how to read. He also starts to prepare himself for the inevitable, life on the outside and the road to redemption.

    • 38 min
    Bust: Chapter 8 - The Brain Tumor

    Bust: Chapter 8 - The Brain Tumor

    Ryan continues to struggle with his addiction to Vicodin. His situation becomes worse as he learns that he has a brain tumor.

    • 33 min
    Bust: Chapter 7 - The Fugitive

    Bust: Chapter 7 - The Fugitive

    After being picked up at the Canadian border while trying to turn himself in to face charges in Texas, Ryan once again finds himself a national top news story.

    • 28 min
    Bust: Chapter 6 - In Treatment

    Bust: Chapter 6 - In Treatment

    After his first brush with the law, Ryan Leaf agrees to get help in a treatment facility but all does not go as planned.

    • 31 min
    Bust: Chapter 5 - Painkiller

    Bust: Chapter 5 - Painkiller

    Ryan Leaf discusses life after football, life in the public eye after failing to meet expectations and his first bout with his toughest opponent of all, Vicodin.

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
249 Ratings

249 Ratings

Tessa-Savannah ,

Ryan Leaf Podcast

This podcast needs all the exposure possible. Unbelievably transparent. What a ride!

apolocreed667 ,

Unbelievable

I was hooked. What an amazing journey. MUST LISTEN for any football fan.

whoisthisinchat ,

I had to listen to every episode in a single day

This podcast is incredibly inspirational and at the same time as entertaining as any binge worthy show in the podcast universe. This is something special. Thank you Ryan.

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