'The Red Line' builds CBS drama around police shooting

Noah Wyle, Aliyah Royale in CBS' 'The Red Line'

(CNN)Give CBS credit for trying something a little different with "The Red Line," a miniseries in the mode of "American Crime" and "Shots Fired." Yet this tragic tale of a police shooting and its aftermath -- infused by race and the rough-and-tumble of Chicago politics -- plays like a rather pallid soap opera, awkwardly juggling its intersec