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Blood Equity -- Trailer for this sports documentary
Blood Equity -- The Dark Side of America’s Biggest Blood Sport.

Roman Phifer – three time Super Bowl Champion and Assistant Coach for the Denver Broncos – produced this hard hitting film that focuses on the issues facing former NFL Players following their retirement, including their ironic struggle against the NFL Player's Union and the Owners they made rich.  

The film features interviews with many guys who were once the face of the league, Hall of Famers and some lessor known players, who share heartfelt and personal testimonies of living their dreams as NFL players – as well as the dark side of that life and some of the unforeseen nightmares.  

The film features Intense, passionate interviews with such notables as Mike Ditka (Player Super Bowl V, VI; Coach Super Bowl XX), Harry Carson (Super Bowl XXI), Willie Wood (Super Bowl XXIV), Cyril Smith, Donnie Green, Tony Dorsett (Super Bowl XXXVII), Darryl "Moose" Johnston (Super Bowl XXX), give the inside story on what its like to live after the NFL.
Blood Equity -- Producers Roman Phifer and Rico McClinton discuss the dangers of NFL injuries and why they support the movement to extended health care benefits to all NFL Players, current and retired.
Blood Equity -- Blood Equity (20 second trailer).

The Dark Side of America's Biggest Blood Sport.
Blood Equity -- The Dark Side of America's Biggest Blood Sport.

Roman Phifer – three time Super Bowl Champion and Assistant Coach for the Denver Broncos – and his business partners Rico McClinton and Joe Ruggiero produced this hard hitting film that focuses on the issues facing former NFL Players following their retirement, including their ironic struggle against the NFL Player's Union and the Owners they made rich.  

The film features interviews with many guys who were once the face of the league, Hall of Famers and some lesser known players, who share heartfelt and personal testimonies of living their dreams as NFL players – as well as the dark side of that life and some of the unforeseen nightmares.  

The film features Intense, passionate interviews with such notables as Mike Ditka (Player Super Bowl V, VI; Coach Super Bowl XX), Harry Carson (Super Bowl XXI), Willie Wood (Super Bowl XXIV), Cyril Smith, Donnie Green, Tony Dorsett (Super Bowl XXXVII), Darryl "Moose" Johnston (Super Bowl XXX), give the inside story on what its like to live after the NFL.

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The Dark Side of America's Biggest Blood Sport
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Directed by
Michael Felix 
 
Writing credits
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Josh Salzberg 
Ryan Sheffer  written by

Produced by
William J. MacDonald .... associate producer
Rico McClinton .... producer
Roman Phifer .... producer
Joe Ruggiero .... producer
Louisa Spring .... producer
 
Original Music by
Scott Glasgow 
 
Film Editing by
Collin Pittier 
Josh Salzberg 
Ryan Sheffer 
 
Sound Department
Dean Lee .... sound mixer
 
Visual Effects by
Jesse Wolfe .... rotoscope
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Victor Alvarez .... camera operator
Michael Felix .... camera operator
Bishop Moore .... camera operator
 
Music Department
Josh Salzberg .... composer: theme music
 

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