We've discovered that an 'Above the Line' player begins to live his life as an 'Above the Line' man. While the percentage of all players who make it to the NFL is small, says Commissioner Joel Williams, "society demands that 100-percent of our players make it as gainfully employed young men, husbands, fathers, fearless leaders, and responsible community citizens. DFI players who take full advantage of our available resources and programs will leave here a better man."