Playmakers (2003– )

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The series is a gritty ensemble drama about the off-field lives of a group of players on a pro football team and how they deal with the pressure of being on the professional level.

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 Demetrius Harris (12 episodes, 2003-2006)
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 Kelvin 'Buffalo' James (12 episodes, 2003-2006)
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 Derek McConnell (12 episodes, 2003-2006)
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 Eric Olczyk (12 episodes, 2003-2006)
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 Leon Taylor (12 episodes, 2003-2006)
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 Coach George (12 episodes, 2003-2006)
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 Phil Chambers (11 episodes, 2003)
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 Gene Wilbanks (11 episodes, 2003)
Phillip Jarrett ...
 Coach Rudman (9 episodes, 2003)
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 Robin Taylor (8 episodes, 2003)
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 Thad Guerwitcz (8 episodes, 2003)
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 Samantha Lovett (7 episodes, 2003)
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 Dr. Gatewood (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Stephen Lyles (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Guard Dog Fredericks (5 episodes, 2003)
Tacquira LaTouche ...
 Herself (5 episodes, 2003)
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The series is a gritty ensemble drama about the off-field lives of a group of players on a pro football team and how they deal with the pressure of being on the professional level.

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If all you see is the athlete, open your eyes.

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In some of the first eight episodes, Jason Matthew Smith wears jerseys (both home and away) with his character's name misspelled as "Olcyzk". See more »

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Referenced in Collateral (2004) See more »

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Great Show
27 August 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

If you get a chance to see this show, please do so. the first show just aired last night and was nothing short of powerful. The show is shot in wide screen format and looks and sounds great. If you are a football this is the show for you. even if your not a fan you will be of this show. Can't wait the next show. this has hit written all over it. Check it out on ESPN Tuesday nights at 8:00pm.


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