Based loosely on a series of books by Max Allen Collins, the project centers on a Marine marksman who, upon returning home from Vietnam in 1973, finds himself shunned by those he loves and demonized by the public. The disillusioned vet is quickly recruited into a network of contract killers and corruption spanning the Mississippi River.
Sullied Vietnam vet Mac Conway is tempted by criminal elements after returning home to Memphis in 1972.
Mac looks to pay down a debt; Joni is queried by detectives following the death of a co-worker.
With Suggs at large, Mac and Joni are forced to seek temporary refuge in a remote hotel.
An unspeakable act of racial violence rocks Memphis and the Solomon family.
Mac gets a high-profile assignment from The Broker; a curfew is ordered in the wake of racial unrest.
The Broker enlists Mac to take down a top drug dealer; Olsen follows up on his suspicions.
Mac confronts his war demons and settles a score with an old adversary.