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ESPN's 'Playmakers,' a Football Drama

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ESPN's 'Playmakers,' a Football Drama

ESPN's 'Playmakers,' a Football Drama

ESPN's 'Playmakers,' a Football Drama

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Host Steve Inskeep looks at Playmakers, a soap opera-like fictional series about professional football on the ESPN cable sports channel. NPR's Steve Inskeep speaks with the show's creator, John Eisendrath, and actor Russell Hornsby to gain some insight into the dramatic world that sports fans don't usually see.