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The League

Season 1 2009

  • 2009-10-30T03:00:00+01:00 on FX
  • 22 mins
  • 2 hours, 12 mins (6 episodes)
  • United States
  • English
  • Comedy

Set against the backdrop of a Fantasy Football league The League, created by the husband-and-wife team of Jeff Schaffer (Curb Your Enthusiasm, Seinfeld) and Jackie Marcus Schaffer (Disturbia), is a comedy about marriage, male friendship, parenting, suburbia, and growing up... or refusing to grow up.

6 episodes

1x01 The Draft

  • Series Premiere

    2009-10-30T03:00:00+01:00 — 26 mins

A group of friends from Chicago begin their annual fantasy football league by preparing the league draft, but three-time defending champ Pete has a problem: his wife Meegan doesn't want him to play this season.

1x02 The Bounce Test

  • 2009-11-06T04:00:00+01:00 — 21 mins

Pete's split with Meegan intrudes upon Ruxin's marriage, as Sofia is neglecting him sexually in order to spend her time helping Meegan deal with the break-up. Meanwhile, Jenny reveals to Sofia the sexual secrets that ensure that Kevin will never leave her.

1x03 Sunday at Ruxin's

  • 2009-11-13T04:00:00+01:00 — 21 mins

Ruxin invites everyone over on Sunday to watch the games, see the baby, and have lunch. His guests get much more lunch than they expected, as Ruxin and Sofia forbid the gang from watching football during their meal.

1x04 Mr. McGibblets

  • 2009-11-20T04:00:00+01:00 — 22 mins

The guys join Pete on what was supposed to be his 5th-anniversary spa trip. Meanwhile, Kevin enlists Taco to scare his daughter off of her new toy, which Kevin hates.

1x05 The Usual Bet

  • 2009-12-04T04:00:00+01:00 — 21 mins

Pete and Kevin get stuck at a terrible Christmas party instead of watching the games, while Ruxin and Taco go to Chinatown on a very special mission.

1x06 The Shiva Bowl

  • 2009-12-11T04:00:00+01:00 — 21 mins

The guys try to hide the Shiva Trophy from their high school classmate - the actual Shiva. Taco gets a "real person job at a Volkswagen dealership.