Being the wife or girlfriend of a pro-football player might sound like a glamorous & stress-free existence, but Melanie Barnett is about to discover the truth. When her boyfriend Derwin Davis is chosen as the new third-string wide receiver for the San Diego Sabers, she decides to forgo Johns Hopkins Medical School to attend a local college so she can be with him.
Series Fun Facts
- Because The Game had been off the air for two years, the first episode on BET opened with a montage that explained what happened to the characters over the hiatus.
- Despite being one of the highest rated shows on the CW network, The Game was canceled in 2009 because the network wanted to produce hour-long dramas.
- The show stars one-half of two different twin actresses - Tia Mowry-Hardrict (twin sister Tamara), and Brittany Daniel (twin sister Cynthia).