The Dark Side of Football: Season 1

The Dark Side of Football: Season 1

The Dark Side of Football: Season 1

The network behind The Dark Side of the Ring turns its gaze to the contentious crimes and salacious scandals lurking in the lockers of American football.

2021USA
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EPISODE 1.1
20 August 2021

Wide Receiver Divas

Chad Johnson's theatrics off the field lead to the demise of his career. Why is it that Johnson and so many others whose antics distracted from their play are all wide receivers?

EPISODE 1.2
20 August 2021

The Dark Art of Bill Belichick

New England's Bill Belichick is the most successful coach in the history of the NFL. How has he managed to overcome scandals while cementing his standing as a master tactician?

EPISODE 1.3
20 August 2021

Once a Raider, Always a Raider

The Oakland Raiders hold the dubious title of "Dirtiest Team in the NFL." What happens when they sign the biggest pariah in the modern era: Bill Romanowski?

EPISODE 1.4
20 August 2021

Playing with Pain

For years, the NFL has been dealing with shifty team doctors and nebulous league regulations that have resulted in players suffering from addiction to painkillers and more.

EPISODE 1.5
20 August 2021

Why Can't Cleveland Win?

When the Cleveland Browns returned to the NFL, it was with the promise of bringing a winner to Cleveland. Instead, they became the worst team of the 21st Century.

EPISODE 1.6
20 August 2021

FANatics

Dark Side of Football explores the tension between America's undying love of the game, and its ability to corrupt and damage those who live and die for it.