ESPN / Sincerely Lawrence Phillips
Producer: Kristin Lappas
Design / Animation: Maha Mohtaseb
ESPN Features documentary titled Sincerely Lawrence Phillips, documenting the troubled life of former Nebraska running back and two-time national champion Lawrence Phillips, post-incarceration. The documentary pays close attention to Phillips' hand written letters to former coaches and teammates from the maximum-security prison where he is serving a seven-year term for felony assault with a deadly weapon and is set to serve an additional twenty-five years once that sentence elapses for a domestic assault on his girlfriend. He has also been charged with the murder of his former Kern Valley State Prison cellmate, Damion Soward.