Per Variety, Spike TV is in development with its first scripted dramas ever, including Amped, a four-hour series about a mysterious outbreak in L.A., from Night Stalker executive producer Frank Spotnitz and his X-Files pal Vince Gilligan; The Big Empty, a private-eye series from Denis Leary's production company; The Bridge, a homicide drama from Battlestar Galactica's David Eick; and Full Ride, based on Elwood Reid's behind-the-scenes look at the high-stakes world of college football.