Aired: Nov 07, 2017 , Tuesday at 20:00 on CBS

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Episode Summary: After a convicted felon swears the NCIS agency framed him for murder a decade ago, Gibbs begins his own investigation, starting with a new autopsy by Ducky. Also, Senior FBI Agent Fornell joins the team, since he was the lead investigator in the original joint FBI and NCIS case.
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Burden of Proof

Okay, a show of hands: how many suspected from the start that Gabriel Hicks was the murderous psycho Tobias Fornell thought him to be? NCIS Season 15 Episode 7 played coy with the truth to the closing moments, fairly well. For those who figured Hicks to be the real killer all along, the drama came with Gibbs's difficult choice following the interview with Mary Smith, AKA Witness X. Following on a bland, unremarkable story and a truly bad one, NCIS managed possibly the best episode ... more

Gibbs Faces a Moral Dilemma

Last time on NCIS, Torres made a huge donation to a charity that Palmer was fundraising for, but his sizable donation was a typing snafu. In the end, he let the charity keep the funds. Torres is definitely a softy under that gruff exterior.In this episode of NCIS, titled "Burden of Proof," the team investigates the claim that a convicted murderer was framed. This case puts Senior FBI Agent Fornell (Joe Spano) back in the mix for the first time in season 15.A Case of Innocence? more



Is Casey Going to Replace Abby on 'NCIS'?

NCIS introduced Casey as Ducky's assistant and book editor, but it soon transpired that she has a degree in forensic science. On top of that, she literally fangirled when seeing Abby in person. We know Abby is leaving at the end of this season and it makes sense that the writers will try to add her replacement in now. Was this episode the introduction of Abby's replacement? An Easy Connection with the Team From her first moment onscreen, Casey integrated wi... more

[WATCH] 'NCIS' Sneak Peek: Is an Antique War Stick the Missing Murder Weapon to a 16-Year-Old Cold Case?

Mike Wolfe of American Pickers guest stars as himself in NCIS season 15 episode 17. In "One Man's Trash," Gibbs and Ducky think that an antique war stick they see on television could be the missing murder weapon to a 16-year-old cold case, but are they right? Watch the promo for "One Man's Trash": [YouTube=aHb4YebSNRc] Meet Ducky's graduate assistant in this clip: [You... more

How 'NCIS' Handled PTSD Perfectly in 'Handle with Care'

PTSD is always a tricky subject. Plenty of shows cover it, but not all get it right. Nor do all show the full effects that PTSD can have on a person's life and the people around them. This isn't the first time NCIS has covered a PTSD storyline, but one of the first times it's directly affected a member of the team. "Handle with Care" focused on Jack's past, while bringing in a one-off character in the form of guest star Drew Carey. Here's how more


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