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
- The hotel clerk says to The Rock are you Vin Diesel and he says "No, I'm bigger and better looking". The Rock has starred with Vin Diesel in several of the Fast and Furious movies
- 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.
- Omar Benson Miller (Charles Greene) acted with Dulé Hill (Larry Siefert) on an episode of The West Wing. The series also has another West Wing alum Richard Shiff (Mr Anderson).