No doubt prompted by the drama series “All American” — which begins its third season next week — this first of two broadcast specials introduces an eight-part documentary program that will be available on the CW Seed digital network. Yogi Roth and the real-life inspiration for “All American,” NFL veteran Spencer Paysinger, present true stories of athletes who overcame respective challenges to succeed on fields of play. Roth interviews the individuals the segments are about.
9 p.m. ET on BRAVO
After days of being forced to play musical bunks, Izzy’s condition deteriorates, forcing her to go into quarantine in the new episode “Blood in the Water.” Meanwhile, Captain Lee treats his weary crew to a relaxing day off at a luxury resort. Unfortunately, the day is spoiled by Rachel’s erratic behavior, leaving the others absolutely mortified.
9 p.m. ET on HBO
In the new episode “The Mirror,” Elena and Paco (Megan Montaner, Miguel Angel Silvestre) receive word of a local mirror that seems to be haunted. As Father Vergara (Eduard Fernández) spends a night investigating the tricks the mirror can play, he begins to feel an irresistible pull into its deadly portal. Macarena Gómez also stars.
Straight Up Steve Austin
11 p.m. ET on USA – Season Premiere
Former WWE Hall of Fame member “Stone Cold” Steve Austin returns to host a second season of his unconventional interview show, which dispenses with the usual couch-and-studio format in favor of Austin and his guest teaming up for some unpredictable adventures, while sharing stories from each other’s lives. Among the guest scheduled for Season 2 are stand-up comic Bert Kreischer, NFL Hall of Famer Brett Favre, actor and hip hop icon Ice T, WWE superstar Charlotte Flair, “Jackass” prankster Steve-O, actor Joel McHale and actress-comic Tiffany Haddish.