Leaf's Latest Arrest a 'Sad Deal'

Leaf's Latest Arrest a 'Sad Deal'

The sad saga of Ryan Leaf took another turn Monday, when the former college quarterback and NFL draft bust was busted for burglary for a second time in four days in his native Montana.

Authorities there painted a bleak picture of a drug addict who allegedly breaks into homes to steal prescription painkillers.

"It's a pretty sad deal," says Leaf's attorney, Kenneth Olson. "Obviously, it's a product of Ryan's addictive behavior."

The accusations follow a pattern for Leaf, who was arrested in Texas in 2008 and pleaded guilty to charges in connection with the theft of prescription pain medication from the home of a player at West Texas A&M when Leaf was quarterbacks coach at the Division II school.

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