The single incident depicts the competitive life in the sports business along with the struggle of life in managing the cycles of failures and success.
This also raises an ethical issue with respect to the sport business.
If so, where do we first sense that theme developing? The movie Forrest Gump (1994) is about Forrest Gump’s journey towards discovering his own destiny.
Along the way, he meets few people that will help him and inspire him to continue his journey.
Dorothy Boyd a single mother is the character enacted by Renee Zellweger.
Jerry Maguire works in the sports business in which the agents of the business are in general more competitive than the clients of the business.
Rod is not that successful but Jerry finds a friend and company in him when he is fired.
This represents a selfless bond on the part of Rod, which cannot be explained with material reasons or business and reflect sheer sportsmanship.
Along with this, the love life of Jerry Maguire in being engaged to the office accountant depicts the personal side of the sports agent.
She remains by his side despite the odds and this provides him the sense of security he needs at a moment of loss.