At this point in his life, former San Diego Chargers quarterback Ryan Leaf knows he’ll always be ranked among the biggest draft busts in NFL history. The 45-year-old is at least at the stage where he can accept it and smile.

Leaf, a Heisman Trophy finalist and Washington State legend, has come a long way since going one pick after Peyton Manning in the 1998 NFL Draft. After emerging from his own personal hell, the retired quarterback is continuing to open up about the demons he fought along the way.

Read more…