Year of the Scab

Sep 12, 2017 on Syndicated at 9:00 PM


Two weeks into the 1987 season, the NFL's players went on strike. For the first time in the history of professional sports in the United States, replacement players would take the field. "No Names", "Has Beens", and "Never-Would- Be's" were plucked f... (more)rom obscurity for one last chance at football immortality. What they didn't know was that their golden tickets would become scarlet letters. As the strike fanned fires across the country, no one felt the heat more than the 1500 replacement players, who were caught in the crosshairs of media fueled controversy between owners, players and fans alike.

Previous episode

What Carter Lost
Season 3 Episode 21

Aug 24, 2017

Next episode

Season 3 Episode 23

Sep 20, 2017