|The Inside Man||Credits||Transcript|
The Inside Man, is the third episode of the seventh season of NCIS. The episode is the 141st episode in series excluding the two introductory episodes presented during the eighth season of JAG.
Matt Burns, a political blogger who has been giving NCIS a negative press in regards to the death of a young Naval officer, Rod Arnett, dies after being pushed off a bridge. The team investigate Burns's death as well as the possibility that they might have blown the investigation into Arnett's death. Meanwhile, having returned to NCIS, Ziva applies in hopes of becoming an NCIS Special Agent.
|Leroy Jethro Gibbs||Mark Harmon||Special Agent in charge of the Major Case Response Team, NCIS.|
|Anthony DiNozzo||Michael Weatherly||Senior Special Agent, MCRT, NCIS.|
|Ziva David||Cote de Pablo||Former Mossad Liaison Officer to NCIS MCRT.|
|Timothy McGee||Sean Murray||Junior Special Agent, MCRT, NCIS.|
|Abigail Sciuto||Pauley Perrette||Chief Forensic Specialist, NCIS.|
|Donald Mallard||David McCallum||Chief Medical Examiner, NCIS.|
|Leon Vance||Rocky Carroll||Director of NCIS.|
|Detective Danny Sportelli||Jack Conley||Metro Police Detective heading the investigation into the death of Matt Burns.|
|Detective Megan Hanley||Kelly Overton||Metro Police Detective who is Detective Sportelli's partner.|
|Lieutenant Jessica Summers, USN||Erin Cahill||United States Navy.|
|Matt Burns||Julian Acosta||Blogger and murder victim.|
|Thomas Victor||H. Richard Greene||A man who appears in the episode.|
|Benjamin Franklin||Clyde Kusatsu||Investigator with the Securities and Exchange Commission.|
|Will Sutton||Kevin Will||Sandwich shop manager and Matt Burns's killer.|
|Captain Martin Armstrong, USN||James Shanklin||United States Navy.|
|Susan Grady||Jackie Geary||Special Agent, NCIS specializing in the administration of polygraphs.|
|Andrea Morton||Christinna Chaunchey||A woman who appears in the episode.|
|Driver (The Inside Man)||Johnny Chavez||A man who appears in the episode.|
|Mechanic||Benjamin Fitch||A man who appears in the episode.|
|Officer||Cazmir Milostan||A man who appears in the episode.|
- Ziva returns to active duty and then resigns from Mossad for good as she wants to become an NCIS agent.
- Gibbs reveals that he's never taken a polygraph test.
- In an attempt to get information from Metro PD, McGee and DiNozzo break into the compound but are promptly arrested.
- Gibbs then hands over Will Suton, the sandwich shop owner who murdered Matt Burns to Metro PD in exchange for McGee and DiNozzo's arrests being expunged from the system.
|NCIS Season Seven|
|Truth or Consequences ♦ Reunion ♦ The Inside Man ♦ Good Cop, Bad Cop ♦ Code of Conduct ♦ Killshot (NCIS:LA) ♦ Outlaws and In-Laws ♦ Endgame ♦ Power Down ♦ Child's Play ♦ Faith ♦ Ignition ♦ Flesh and Blood ♦ Jet Lag ♦ Masquerade ♦ Jack Knife ♦ Mother's Day ♦ Double Identity ♦ Jurisdiction ♦ Guilty Pleasure ♦ Moonlighting ♦ Obsession ♦ Borderland ♦ Patriot Down ♦ Rule Fifty-One|