Looking at the lives of former and current football players, the show follows former superstar Spencer Strasmore as he gets his life on track in retirement while mentoring other current and former players through the daily grind of the business of football.
Series Fun Facts
- Roger Goodell, commissioner of the NFL, has tried to prevent several NFL players from appearing in the show.
- According to attorney Michael C. Donaldson, the show is able to use NFL logos and likenesses without the NFL's consent so long as they don't tarnish the leagues image.
- Dwayne Johnson was a college football player himself for the University of Miami in the 1990s. He can be seen in his playing uniform in the beginning of opening credits.