Being the wife or girlfriend of a pro-football player might sound like a glamorous and stress-free existence, but Melanie Barnett (Tia Mowry) is about to discover the truth. Melanie's boyfriend, Derwin, is the new third-string wide receiver for the San Diego Sabers. While Derwin worries about the plays on the field, Melanie learns about the power plays that NFL wives use to get their men the best agents, managers, endorsements, merchandising deals and even the "in" charity. As she deals with egos, groupies and image consultants, Melanie is finding out how "the game" is played among the women behind the athletes.
A week ago we heard it on the grapevine
, but now it is official: The Game - The 1st Season
is indeed coming to DVD, with a release date of September 1st
. Not much is known at this point, but we can at least assure you that The CW's just-ended sitcom will be represented on disc with widescreen video, English 5.1 audio, and closed captioning for 459 minutes. Here's a look at the packaging: