Top Football movies on DVD and Blu-ray

Rent The Blind Side on DVD The Blind Side
Synopsis
In this sports drama based on a true story, affluent couple Leigh Anne and Sean Tuohy take in Michael, a homeless teenager. Leigh Anne helps him catch up academically and nurtures his growth into a football powerhouse.
Cast
Cast
Sandra Bullock, Quinton Aaron, Tim McGraw, Jae Head, Lily Collins, Ray McKinnon, Kim Dickens, Adriane Lenox, Kathy Bates, Catherine Dyer
Director
Director
John Lee Hancock
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, Football, Biographies, Dramas Based on Real Life, Dramas Based on Bestsellers, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, Sports Stories, Dramas Based on the Book, Blockbusters
Rent We Are Marshall on DVD We Are Marshall
Synopsis
After a plane crash takes the lives of most of Marshall University's football team, new coach Jack Lengyel must rally the surviving players and a grieving community to victory in this drama based on actual events.
Cast
Cast
Matthew Fox, Matthew McConaughey, David Strathairn, Anthony Mackie, Ian McShane, Kate Mara, January Jones, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Robert Patrick, Brian Geraghty, Tommy Cresswell, Nina Jones
Director
Director
McG
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, Dramas Based on Real Life, Tearjerkers, Football
Rent Invincible on DVD Invincible
Synopsis
Devoted Philadelphia Eagles fan Vince Papale has just lost his wife and his job as a substitute teacher. But by impressing his favorite NFL team's coach in open tryouts and winning a place on the field, he turns a terrible year into a winner.
Cast
Cast
Mark Wahlberg, Greg Kinnear, Elizabeth Banks, Kevin Conway, Michael Rispoli, Kirk Acevedo, Dov Davidoff, Michael Kelly
Director
Director
Ericson Core
Genres
Genres
Drama, Biographies, Sports Dramas, 20th Century Period Pieces, Football, Dramas Based on Real Life, Sports Stories, Period Pieces
Rent Leatherheads on DVD Leatherheads
Synopsis
Hard-nosed sports reporter Lexie Littleton finds herself at the center of an acute 1920s love triangle when aging football hero Dodge Connelly and rising college star Carter Rutherford go head-to-head to compete for her affections.
Cast
Cast
George Clooney, Renée Zellweger, John Krasinski, Jonathan Pryce, Stephen Root, Wayne Duvall, Keith Loneker, Robert Baker, Malcolm Goodwin, Matt Bushell
Director
Director
George Clooney
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Sports Comedies, Romantic Comedies, Sports Stories, Football
Rent Radio on DVD Radio
Synopsis
When a high school football coach befriends a developmentally disabled man nicknamed "Radio" -- who's the target of teasing -- their friendship raises eyebrows. But Radio's growth under the coach's guidance causes the townsfolk to think differently.
Cast
Cast
Cuba Gooding Jr., Ed Harris, Alfre Woodard, S. Epatha Merkerson, Brent Sexton, Chris Mulkey, Sarah Drew, Riley Smith, Debra Winger
Director
Director
Michael Tollin
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, 20th Century Period Pieces, Dramas Based on Real Life, Football, Tearjerkers, Period Pieces
Rent The Express on DVD The Express
Synopsis
Rob Brown stars as trailblazer Ernie Davis, the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy. Dubbed the "Elmira Express" because of his tireless drive, Davis also lived up to the title off the field fighting for racial equality. Director Gary Fleder's inspiring biopic co-stars Dennis Quaid as Ben Schwartzwalder, the crusty Syracuse University coach who teaches Davis the game and in return learns much from his bold civil rights achievements.
Cast
Cast
Rob Brown, Dennis Quaid, Charles S. Dutton, Saul Rubinek, Clancy Brown, Darrin Dewitt Henson, Aunjanue Ellis, Justin Martin, Geoff Stults, Frank Grillo
Director
Director
Gary Fleder
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, Biographies, Football, 20th Century Period Pieces, Period Pieces, Sports Stories
Rent Gridiron Gang on DVD Gridiron Gang
Synopsis
In this moving drama, a probation officer at a detention camp for juvenile delinquents hopes to mold teen inmates into a successful football team -- but his superiors have their doubts. With a spirited co-worker's help, he just may prove them wrong.
Cast
Cast
Dwayne Johnson, Xzibit, L. Scott Caldwell, Leon Rippy, Kevin Dunn, Jade Yorker, David V. Thomas, Setu Taase, Brandon Smith, Jamal Mixon, Mary Mara
Director
Director
Phil Joanou
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, Dramas Based on Real Life, Football, Sports Stories
Rent Friday Night Lights on DVD Friday Night Lights
Synopsis
Peter Berg directs this gritty but heartwarming tale, based on a book by H.G. Bissinger, that chronicles the efforts of Gary Gaines (Billy Bob Thornton), the coach of a local football team in small-town Odessa, Texas, to propel his squad to the state championships. But the path to glory is paved with racial and economic strife, and the coach must help his players navigate through the maze so they can play like winners.
Cast
Cast
Billy Bob Thornton, Lucas Black, Garrett Hedlund, Derek Luke, Jay Hernandez, Lee Jackson, Lee Thompson Young, Tim McGraw, Grover Coulson, Connie Britton
Director
Director
Peter Berg
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, Football, Dramas Based on Real Life, 20th Century Period Pieces, Dramas Based on Bestsellers, Sports Stories, Period Pieces, Dramas Based on the Book
Rent Facing the Giants on DVD Facing the Giants
Synopsis
This inspirational drama combines faith and football in the tale of high school coach Grant Taylor (Alex Kendrick), who faces a losing team, a fading marriage and the possibility of being fired, but rises above failure to create a winning spirit on the field. While dangling at the end of his rope, Taylor puts his life in God's hands and, in doing so, finds a stronger purpose in this spiritual film from sibling writers Alex and Stephen Kendrick.
Cast
Cast
James Blackwell, Bailey Cave, Shannen Fields, Tracy Goode, Alex Kendrick, Jim McBride, Tommy McBride, Steve Williams
Director
Director
Alex Kendrick
Genres
Genres
Faith & Spirituality, Inspirational Stories, Sports Dramas, Sports Stories, Football, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films
Rent Remember the Titans on DVD Remember the Titans
Synopsis
The year is 1971, and the people of Alexandria, Va., are none too pleased when African American Herman Boone is given the nod to head a newly integrated football team. As the season progresses, however, their contentious attitudes begin to change.
Cast
Cast
Denzel Washington, Will Patton, Wood Harris, Ryan Hurst, Donald Faison, Ryan Gosling, Kate Bosworth, Hayden Panettiere, Kip Pardue, Gregory Allen Howard, Scott Miles
Director
Director
Boaz Yakin
Genres
Genres
Drama, Biographies, Sports Dramas, Triumph of the Underdogs, 20th Century Period Pieces, Social Issue Dramas, Football, Period Pieces, Blockbusters
Rent Any Given Sunday on DVD Any Given Sunday
Synopsis
Master director Oliver Stone crafted this look at the gritty world of professional football, capturing the trials and tribulations of the fictional Miami Sharks, a team beset by unnecessary roughness on and off the field. Stone's brilliant ensemble cast includes Al Pacino, Jamie Foxx, Cameron Diaz and Dennis Quaid in a full-blown assault on the senses, portraying every tackle, pass -- and torn ligament -- in vivid detail.
Cast
Cast
Al Pacino, Dennis Quaid, Jamie Foxx, Cameron Diaz, James Woods, Ann-Margret, Lauren Holly
Director
Director
Oliver Stone
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, Football, Sports Stories, Blockbusters
Rent Rudy on DVD Rudy
Synopsis
In this fact-based drama about the triumph of the human spirit, scrawny high schooler Rudy Ruettiger (Sean Astin) dreams of playing football at Notre Dame. But his father (Ned Beatty) can't afford to send him, so he ends up at a college across the street instead. Undaunted, Rudy eventually transfers to Notre Dame, where he takes on duties assisting the groundskeeper (Charles S. Dutton) and joins the school's practice squad.
Cast
Cast
Sean Astin, Jon Favreau, Ned Beatty, Greta Lind, Scott Benjaminson, Mary Ann Thebus, Charles S. Dutton, Lili Taylor, Christopher Reed, Deborah Wittenberg, Christopher Erwin, Vince Vaughn, Jason Miller
Director
Director
David Anspaugh
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, Dramas Based on Real Life, Football, Tearjerkers, 20th Century Period Pieces, Triumph of the Underdogs, Sports Stories, Period Pieces, Ages 8-10, Ages 11-12
Rent The Replacements on DVD The Replacements
Synopsis
Maverick old-guard coach Gene Hackman is hired in the wake of a players' strike to help the Washington Sentinels advance to the playoffs. But that impossible dream hinges on whether his replacements can hunker down and do the job. So, Hackman dusts off his secret dossier of ex-players who never got a chance (or screwed up the one they were given) and knits together a bad-dream team of guys who just may give the Sentinels their title shot.
Cast
Cast
Keanu Reeves, Gene Hackman, Brooke Langton, Orlando Jones, Jon Favreau, Jack Warden, Rhys Ifans, Brett Cullen, Gailard Sartain, Art LaFleur, John Madden, Faizon Love, David Denman
Director
Director
Howard Deutch
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Action Comedies, Sports Comedies, Football, Triumph of the Underdogs, Sports Stories
Rent Jerry Maguire on DVD Jerry Maguire
Synopsis
After years of successfully navigating the shark-infested waters of sports management, Jerry Maguire experiences a crisis of conscience and leaves his high-powered job behind, with only one loyal football client and a starry-eyed co-worker in tow.
Cast
Cast
Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr., Renée Zellweger, Kelly Preston, Jerry O'Connell, Jay Mohr, Bonnie Hunt, Regina King, Jonathan Lipnicki, Donal Logue, Lucy Liu
Director
Director
Cameron Crowe
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Romantic Comedies, Sports Comedies, Romantic Dramas, Sports Dramas, Football, Triumph of the Underdogs, Sports Stories, Blockbusters
Rent The Comebacks on DVD The Comebacks
Synopsis
A lifelong loser, coach Lambeau Fields is on the verge of becoming an athletic has-been. When his final shot at victory appears in the form of a deranged crew of college football misfits, Fields steps up to whip the unruly bunch into shape. David Koechner (Anchorman) stars as the hapless coach facing impossible odds in this outrageous spoof of inspirational sports movies from the producers of Wedding Crashers.
Cast
Cast
David Koechner, Carl Weathers, Matthew Lawrence, Brooke Nevin, Andy Dick, Jesse Garcia, Nick Searcy, Chris Parnell, Flavor Flav, DJ Qualls, Tarah Paige, Stacy Keibler, Jason Widener, Jason Winer, Tom Brady
Director
Director
Tom Brady
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Spoofs and Satire, Sports Comedies, Football, Late Night Comedies
Rent The 5th Quarter on DVD The 5th Quarter
Synopsis
In the wake of a car crash that killed his 15-year-old brother, Luke, football player Jon Abbate returns to Wake Forest University with renewed purpose and leads his struggling team to its most successful season ever.
Cast
Cast
Ryan Merriman, Aidan Quinn, Andie MacDowell, Anessa Ramsey, Michael Harding, Andrea Powell, Jillian Batherson, Jon Stafford, Bonnie Johnson, Patrick Stogner
Director
Director
Rick Bieber
Genres
Genres
Faith & Spirituality, Drama, Sports Stories, Dramas Based on Real Life, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Football, Inspirational Stories
Rent Varsity Blues on DVD Varsity Blues
Synopsis
When the Coyotes' star quarterback suffers a knee injury, second-stringer Jonathan Moxon gets thrust into the spotlight. Moxon, however, is more interested in academic pursuits than in becoming a football hero, which doesn't sit well with his coach.
Cast
Cast
James Van Der Beek, Jon Voight, Paul Walker, Ron Lester, Scott Caan, Richard Lineback, Tiffany C. Love, Amy Smart, Ali Larter, Eliel Swinton, Thomas F. Duffy, Jill Parker-Jones, Tonie Perensky, Joe Pichler, Mark Walters, Brady Coleman, James N. Harrell, Jesse Plemons
Director
Director
Brian Robbins
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, Football, Sports Stories
Rent Brian's Song on DVD Brian's Song
Synopsis
This Emmy-winning drama focuses on the friendship between Chicago Bears fullback Brian Piccolo and running back Gale Sayers, which becomes a mutually motivating gridiron rivalry and inspiring strength when Piccolo is diagnosed with cancer.
Cast
Cast
James Caan, Billy Dee Williams, Jack Warden, Bernie Casey, Shelley Fabares, David Huddleston, Judy Pace, Abe Gibron
Director
Director
Buzz Kulik
Genres
Genres
Classics, Classic Dramas, Sports Dramas, Tearjerkers, Football, Dramas Based on Real Life, Made-for-TV Movies, Sports Stories
Rent The Longest Yard on DVD The Longest Yard
Synopsis
Burt Reynolds stars in this rough, hilarious comedy as washed-up National Football League quarterback Paul Crewe, who's sent to jail and forced to put together an inmate gridiron team to take on a group of cocky prison guards.
Cast
Cast
Burt Reynolds, Eddie Albert, Ed Lauter, James Hampton, Charles Tyner, Bernadette Peters, Richard Kiel, Joe Dorsey, Joe Jackson, Harry Caesar, John Steadman, Jim Nicholson, Tony Cacciotti
Director
Director
Robert Aldrich
Genres
Genres
Classics, Classic Comedies, Sports Comedies, Football, Sports Stories
Rent Undefeated on DVD Undefeated
Synopsis
Cinéma vérité tackles football in this inspirational profile of an inner-city Memphis high school football team, whose downtrodden players combine with a dedicated volunteer coach in a valiant effort to reach the school's first-ever playoff game.
Cast
Cast
Montrail 'Money' Brown, O.C. Brown, Bill Courtney, Chavis Daniels
Director
Director
Daniel Lindsay, T.J. Martin
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Sports Documentaries, Biographical Documentaries, Football
Rent Heaven Can Wait on DVD Heaven Can Wait
Synopsis
When an angel prematurely takes quarterback Joe Pendleton's soul to heaven after an accident, he must be sent back to earth. With his remains cremated, Joe is put into the body of a multimillionaire whose wife and assistant have just poisoned him.
Cast
Cast
Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, James Mason, Jack Warden, Charles Grodin, Dyan Cannon, Buck Henry, Vincent Gardenia, Hamilton Camp, Arthur Malet, Stephanie Faracy
Director
Director
Warren Beatty, Buck Henry
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Romantic Comedies, Sports Comedies, Football, Sports Stories, Blockbusters
Rent Brian's Song on DVD Brian's Song
Synopsis
In this remake of the Emmy-winning 1971 tearjerker, the friendship of Chicago Bears running backs Brian Piccolo and Gale Sayers gets them through difficult times -- especially when Piccolo is stricken with terminal cancer.
Cast
Cast
Mekhi Phifer, Sean Maher, Ben Gazzara, Elise Neal, Janessa Crimi, Aidan Devine, Dean McDermott, Michael Boisvert
Director
Director
John Gray
Genres
Genres
Drama, Biographies, Sports Stories, Sports Dramas, Football, Tearjerkers, 20th Century Period Pieces, Dramas Based on the Book, Made-for-TV Movies
Rent They Call Me Sirr on DVD They Call Me Sirr
Synopsis
This inspiring, passionate film tells the true story of Sirr Parker, a talented young football player who overcame a troubled inner-city life to become a USA Today All-American and an NFL professional. Even while dealing with an alcoholic mother and raising his little brother alone, Sirr (Kente Scott) managed to work and study hard, receiving constant praise and encouragement from his high school football coach (Michael Clarke Duncan).
Cast
Cast
Michael Clarke Duncan, K.C. Collins, Alonso Oyarzun, Martin Villafana, Kyle Kassardjian, Doron Bell, Karen Robinson
Director
Director
Robert Munic
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Stories, Sports Dramas, African-American Dramas, Inspirational Stories, Football, Biographies, Dramas Based on Real Life
Rent Gus on DVD Gus
Synopsis
After languishing in last place, an inept football team turns its luck around with help from a flashy new player -- a football-kicking mule named Gus. But hilarity ensues when the villainous competition attempts to kidnap him.
Cast
Cast
Don Knotts, Ed Asner, Gary Grimes, Tim Conway, Liberty Williams, Dick Van Patten, Bob Crane, Ronnie Schell, Dick Butkus, Harold Gould, Tom Bosley, Titos Vandis, Hanna Hertelendy, Fred Dryer
Director
Director
Vincent McEveety
Genres
Genres
Children & Family, Family Comedies, Animal Tales, Family Classics, Disney, Sports Stories, Football, Sports Comedies, Triumph of the Underdogs
Rent Harvard Beats Yale 29-29 on DVD Harvard Beats Yale 29-29
Synopsis
Filmmaker Kevin Rafferty (The Atomic Café) takes viewers to 1968 to witness a legendary college football game and meet the people involved, interweaving actual gridiron footage with the players' own reflections. The names may be familiar (Tommy Lee Jones and friends of Al Gore and George W. Bush are among the interviewees), but their views on the game's place in the turbulent history of the 1960s college scene add an unexpected dimension.
Cast
Cast
Tommy Lee Jones, J.P. Goldsmith, Brian Dowling, Mike Bouscaren, Frank Champi, Vic Gatto, Pat Conway, Bruce Weinstein, Fritz Reed
Director
Director
Kevin Rafferty
Genres
Genres
Sports & Fitness, Documentary, Sports Documentaries, Football, Sports Stories
Rent The Program on DVD The Program
Synopsis
Coach Winters (James Caan) has some talented football players who could earn him a winning season and allow him to keep his job, but they're saddled with individual problems and weaknesses that could ruin the program at Eastern State University. As long as they're winning, though, Coach is willing to overlook the steroid use, low academic scores and self-destructive behavior that plague his team. Halle Berry, Omar Epps and Kristy Swanson co-star.
Cast
Cast
James Caan, Halle Berry, Omar Epps, Craig Sheffer, Kristy Swanson, Abraham Benrubi, Duane Davis, Jon Pennell, Joey Lauren Adams, J.C. Quinn, Andrew Bryniarski
Director
Director
David S. Ward
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Stories, Sports Dramas, Football
Rent All the Right Moves on DVD All the Right Moves
Synopsis
Tom Cruise plays high school senior Stefen Djordjevic, a gridiron hero eager to earn a football scholarship and leave behind his bleak steel-mill hometown. But a falling-out with his stern, ambitious coach (Craig T. Nelson) soon jeopardizes Stefen's college plans. Directed by Michael Chapman, this affecting coming-of-age drama also stars Chris Penn and Lea Thompson as Cruise's steadfast girlfriend.
Cast
Cast
Tom Cruise, Craig T. Nelson, Lea Thompson, Charles Cioffi, Chris Penn, Gary Graham, Paul Carafotes, Sandy Faison, Mel Winkler, Keith Diamond
Director
Director
Michael Chapman
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, Football, Sports Stories
Rent Hometown Legend on DVD Hometown Legend
Synopsis
Divine intervention on the gridiron propels a high school football squad to prominence in this inspirational drama from producer and best-selling Christian author Jerry Jenkins. In a town with little hope, the Crusaders, a team of perennial losers, show that a bit of faith can help win battles on the field and beyond. Their dauntless spirit gives the town -- and the team's newest player, a teenage drifter -- something to believe in.
Cast
Cast
Terry O'Quinn, Lacey Chabert, Nick Cornish, Ian Bohen, Mary Pat Gleason, Kirk B.R. Woller, Mark McLaughlin
Director
Director
James Anderson
Genres
Genres
Drama, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Sports Dramas, Football, Sports Stories, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films, Family Dramas, Ages 8-10, Ages 11-12, Faith & Spirituality
Rent Horse Feathers on DVD Horse Feathers
Synopsis
Groucho Marx stars as Prof. Quincy Adams Wagstaff, who's appointed head of Huxley College in this laugh riot that does to academe's ivy-covered halls what Duck Soup inflicted on military-minded hawks. Most of the fast-flying action centers on the big football game with rival Darwin College. When Groucho mistakes brothers Chico and Harpo for gridiron ringers and then hires them to kidnap the real athletes, you can imagine the mayhem.
Cast
Cast
Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Zeppo Marx, Thelma Todd, David Landau
Director
Director
Norman Z. McLeod
Genres
Genres
Classics, Classic Comedies, Screwball, Slapstick, Spoofs and Satire, Sports Comedies, Football, Sports Stories
Rent Wildcats on DVD Wildcats
Synopsis
It's gridiron laughs galore when Molly (Goldie Hawn), the daughter of a famed football coach who's dying to head her own team, gets her big chance when she takes over a team at an inner-city high school (where guard dogs patrol the campus). Facing racial and gender obstacles everywhere, does Molly have the intestinal fortitude to whip her unruly players into shape? Features the film debut of both Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson.
Cast
Cast
Goldie Hawn, James Keach, Swoosie Kurtz, Woody Harrelson, Wesley Snipes, Robyn Lively, Brandy Gold, Jan Hooks, Bruce McGill, Nipsey Russell, Mykelti Williamson, Tab Thacker, M. Emmet Walsh, Gloria Stuart
Director
Director
Michael Ritchie
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Sports Comedies, Football, Sports Stories
Rent The Slaughter Rule on DVD The Slaughter Rule
Synopsis
A dreary Montana winter teaches teenager Roy (Ryan Gosling) how to be a man. First, he loses his father, a possible suicide; then he's cut from his high school football team. So when Gid (David Morse), a pariah in his own hometown, suggests that Roy play for his six-man team, Roy has nothing to lose -- or so he thinks. But all too soon, Roy is overwhelmed by his love for an older woman (Clea Duvall) and pressure from the brusque-but-paternal Gid.
Cast
Cast
Ryan Gosling, David Morse, Eddie Spears, Kelly Lynch, Clea DuVall, Amy Adams, David Cale
Director
Director
Andrew J. Smith, Alex Smith
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, Football, Indie Dramas, Sports Stories
Rent Gift of Love on DVD Gift of Love
Synopsis
Based on a true story, Gift of Love follows high school football star Daniel Huffman (Elden Henson), whose grandmother (Debbie Reynolds) is in desperate need of a kidney transplant. Daniel adores his grandmother and decides to give her one of his kidneys -- knowing full well it would prevent him from pursuing a future in football. This family-friendly drama was nominated for two Daytime Emmy awards.
Cast
Cast
Elden Henson, Debbie Reynolds, John Bourgeois, Allegra Denton, Ed Marinaro
Director
Director
John Korty
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Stories, Football, Sports Dramas, Dramas Based on Real Life
Rent Necessary Roughness on DVD Necessary Roughness
Synopsis
Hoping to realize his dream of playing college ball, aging ex-quarterback Paul Blake enrolls in a state university just when the school's pigskin program gets hogtied for rules violations. Undeterred, Blake organizes a scrappy squad of replacements.
Cast
Cast
Scott Bakula, Hector Elizondo, Robert Loggia, Harley Jane Kozak, Larry Miller, Sinbad, Fred Dalton Thompson, Rob Schneider, Jason Bateman, Andrew Bryniarski, Duane Davis, Michael Dolan, Marcus Giamatti, Kathy Ireland, Andrew Lauer
Director
Director
Stan Dragoti
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Sports Comedies, Football, Sports Stories
Rent All Things Fall Apart on DVD All Things Fall Apart
Synopsis
50 Cent stars as gifted college running back Deon in this touching drama. Deon's world turns upside down when an unexpected crisis jeopardizes his professional ambitions -- and causes him to look at himself and his life in a new way.
Cast
Cast
Ray Liotta, 50 Cent, Mario Van Peebles, Lynn Whitfield, Ambyr Childers, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Tracey Heggins, Steve Eastin, Brian A. Miller, Cedric Sanders
Director
Director
Mario Van Peebles
Genres
Genres
Drama, Sports Dramas, Football, Sports Stories
Rent Trouble Along the Way on DVD Trouble Along the Way
Synopsis
Fighting for custody of his daughter, coach Steve Williams (John Wayne) takes a job at a tiny Catholic school with a football team in need of help. But when he lands at the center of a recruiting scandal, Williams may lose any chance of getting his daughter back. Wayne plays a rare comedic role in director Michael Curtiz's winning film, which co-stars Charles Coburn as the school's elderly rector and Donna Reed as the Duke's love interest.
Cast
Cast
John Wayne, Donna Reed, Charles Coburn, Tom Tully, Sherry Jackson, Marie Windsor, Tom Helmore, Dabbs Greer, Leif Erickson, Douglas Spencer, Lester Matthews, Chuck Connors
Director
Director
Michael Curtiz
Genres
Genres
Classics, Classic Comedies, Classic Dramas, Sports Comedies, Football
Rent Go Tigers! on DVD Go Tigers!
Synopsis
In the blue-collar Ohio town of Massillon, the most important thing is high school football -- and the frenzy around the local team, the Tigers, is almost cult-like. Former Massillon resident Kenneth Carlson's documentary follows the three stars of the 1999 Tigers team as they deal with problems such as personal injuries and the pressures of their economically depressed town's high expectations.
Cast
Cast
Dave Irwin, Ellery Moore, Danny Studer
Director
Director
Kenneth A. Carlson
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Sports Documentaries, Football, Social & Cultural Documentaries, Miscellaneous Documentaries, Sports Stories
Rent The Best of Times on DVD The Best of Times
Synopsis
In 1972, the Taft High School football team challenged its archrival in a game to end all games -- and might have won if Jack "Butterfingers" Dundee (Robin Williams) hadn't dropped the ball. Still haunted years later, Jack cooks up a rematch to settle old scores. His old friend and quarterback (Kurt Russell) agrees to go along with the harebrained plan, but winning will be an uphill battle. Roger Spottiswoode directs this sports comedy.
Cast
Cast
Robin Williams, Kurt Russell, Pamela Reed, Holly Palance, Donald Moffat, Margaret Whitton, M. Emmet Walsh, Donovan Scott, R.G. Armstrong, Dub Taylor, Carl Ballantine, Kathleen Freeman, Tony Plana, Kirk Cameron, Robyn Lively, Eloy Casados
Director
Director
Roger Spottiswoode
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Sports Comedies, Football
Rent Everybody's All-American on DVD Everybody's All-American
Synopsis
Gavin "Gray Ghost" Gray (Dennis Quaid) is a bona fide Louisiana football legend with a brilliant future in the NFL all but assured. To make his joy complete, Gray marries his college sweetheart (Jessica Lange), who's also homecoming queen (naturally!). But the unpredictability of real life soon intrudes on their fairy-tale romance as they experience many ups and downs through their decades of marriage. Timothy Hutton and John Goodman co-star.
Cast
Cast
Jessica Lange, Dennis Quaid, Timothy Hutton, John Goodman, Carl Lumbly, Ray Baker, Savannah Smith Boucher, Patricia Clarkson, Joseph Meyer, J. Kevin Brune, Wayne Knight
Director
Director
Taylor Hackford
Genres
Genres
Drama, Romantic Dramas, Sports Dramas, Sports Stories, Football
Rent Two Days in April on DVD Two Days in April
Synopsis
Four pro-bound college football players go for gridiron glory in this behind-the-scenes look at the NFL draft. Follow the intense training and all the nerve-wracking emotions that accompany the four young men on their journey to draft day, when their million-dollar dreams are intercepted by reality. Peeking into the secretive, fiercely competitive, often brutal process of creating NFL players, this documentary hits as hard as the athletes it depicts.
Cast
Cast
Bruce Allen, Tom Condon, Chuck Cook, Blair Dalton, Jon Gruden, Derek Hagan, Steve Hale, Clint Ingram, Ruby Ingram, Michael Johnson, Mel Kiper, Ted Meekma, Trevor Moawad, Dontrell Moore
Director
Director
Don Argott
Genres
Genres
Documentary, Sports Documentaries, Football
Rent Monday Night Mayhem on DVD Monday Night Mayhem
Synopsis
This fascinating look at the birth of the nationwide phenomenon known as "Monday Night Football" stars John Turturro as Howard Cosell -- the reviled, revered and legendary sportscaster who had America tuning in to see what he would say or do next. Ultimately, though, the drama and havoc behind the scenes was almost more exciting than what was happening on the field. Ernest R. Dickerson ("Dexster") directs.
Cast
Cast
John Turturro, John Heard, Kevin Anderson, Nicholas Turturro, Patti LuPone, Eli Wallach, Brad Beyer, Zak Orth, Leo Burmester, Shuler Hensley, Brennan Brown, Chad L. Coleman, Steve Schirripa
Director
Director
Ernest R. Dickerson
Genres
Genres
Drama, Made-for-TV Movies, Sports Dramas, Sports Stories, Football, Dramas Based on Real Life
Rent Knute Rockne All American on DVD Knute Rockne All American
Synopsis
Legendary coach Knute Rockne (Pat O'Brien) revolutionizes college football with strategies that establish Notre Dame's team as a powerhouse in this classic sports biopic. But beyond leading the team to victory, Rockne considers it his responsibility to mold the players into honorable adults. Ronald Reagan co-stars as George Gipp, and utters one of his most famous quotes when he makes a deathbed request to "win just one for the Gipper."
Cast
Cast
Henry O'Neill, Gale Page, Ronald Reagan, John Qualen, Pat O'Brien, John Litel, Donald Crisp, Albert Bassermann, Owen Davis Jr.
Director
Director
Lloyd Bacon
Genres
Genres
Drama, Classic Dramas, Sports Dramas, Sports Stories, Football, Biographies
Rent Johnny Be Good on DVD Johnny Be Good
Synopsis
Johnny Walker (Anthony Michael Hall) is a nice, normal teenage boy who happens be a star football player -- such a star that he's got every college in America bucking to get him on their team. As he's lured and baited with a dizzying array of extracurricular temptations, can Johnny really be good -- and stay that way? Robert Downey Jr. co-stars.
Cast
Cast
Anthony Michael Hall, Robert Downey Jr., Paul Gleason, Uma Thurman, Steve James, Seymour Cassel, Michael Greene, Marshall Bell, Deborah May, Jennifer Tilly
Director
Director
Bud S. Smith
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Sports Comedies, Late Night Comedies, Football
Rent 30 for 30: The U on DVD 30 for 30: The U
Synopsis
Some conflicting social forces and dubious recruiting practices transformed The U -- the University of Miami's football team -- into a nationwide powerhouse in the 1980s and beyond, as their coach stirred up controversy by seeking out black players.
Cast
Cast
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Rent Comeback Season on DVD Comeback Season
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In this odd-couple comedy, Ray Liotta plays Walter Pearce, a cheating suburban dad who is forced to room with Skylar Eckerman (Shaun Sipos), the injured high school football star next door. Walter enlists Skylar's help in winning back his wife (Glenne Headly) and then helps Skylar patch up some problems in his own life. The sweet comedy was written and directed by "Kids in the Hall" cast member Bruce McCulloch.
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Glenne Headly, Ray Liotta, Rachel Blanchard, Brooke Nevin, Shaun Sipos
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Bruce McCulloch
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Rent 30 for 30: Straight Outta L.A. on DVD 30 for 30: Straight Outta L.A.
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Rapper, director and actor Ice Cube explores how the Los Angeles Raiders influenced both the turbulent culture and the emerging local hip-hop scene of South Central L.A. after moving to the city in the 1980s.
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Al Davis, Marcus Allen, John Madden, Howie Long, Chuck D., Snoop Dogg
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Ice Cube
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Rent Jim Brown: All-American on DVD Jim Brown: All-American
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Spike Lee paints a picture of an icon on and off the field in this documentary that charts the rise of football superstar Jim Brown. Juxtaposing scenes from Brown's favorite movies (which include "The Dirty Dozen" and "Ice Station Zebra") with sports footage and interviews of teammates, relatives, friends and even enemies (as well as with the man himself), Lee delivers a touchdown tribute to a complicated and dynamic man.
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Art Modell, Walter Beach, Ed Walsh, Sam Oakley, Allen Dawson, Ed Corley, Oliver Stone, Jim Brown
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Spike Lee
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Rent 30 for 30: Run Ricky Run on DVD 30 for 30: Run Ricky Run
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Peek under the helmet of enigmatic pro football player Ricky Williams with this documentary that tackles the talented running back's tumultuous career, including his failed drug tests, early retirement, stint playing in Canada and return to the NFL.
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Ricky Williams
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Sean Pamphilon, Royce Toni
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Rent Greatest Moments in Super Bowl History on DVD Greatest Moments in Super Bowl History
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Get ready for gut-crunching gridiron action where entire seasons hang in the balance. A must for any National Football League fan, this great chronicle of memorable Super Bowl moments allows you to be, in essence, the quarterback. With the touch of a button, you can change camera angles, display statistics and listen to interviews from players and coaches.
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Rent Marshall University: Ashes to Glory on DVD Marshall University: Ashes to Glory
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In 1979, a plane carrying the Marshall University football team crashed, leaving no survivors. This film documents how a young coach and the five remaining players achieved one of the most heroic comebacks of all time. Combining archival footage with interviews of individuals close to the tragedy, Ashes to Glory tells a tale of remarkable courage in the face of adversity, in the process honoring the memory of those who perished.
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Jack Lengyel
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Deborah Novak
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Rent NFL: Pittsburgh Steelers: Complete History on DVD NFL: Pittsburgh Steelers: Complete History
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Beginning with the franchise's founding in 1933, the Pittsburgh Steelers have built a proud and storied gridiron history. The team became a dynasty in the 1970s, led by legendary coach Chuck Noll, star quarterback Terry Bradshaw, running back Franco Harris and the famed "Steel Curtain" defense. This comprehensive package covers the squad's greatest moments -- including their thrilling 35-31 victory over the Dallas Cowboys in Super Bowl XIII.
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Pittsburgh Steelers, Chuck Noll, Terry Bradshaw, Franco Harris
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Director
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Sports & Fitness, Football
Rent Catching Faith on DVD Catching Faith
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John and Alexa Taylor appear to have the perfect life. Their son Beau is the high school football star, but when Beau is caught drinking alcohol, his place on the team is on the line. With the football season at stake and the judgmental community turning their backs on them. They must find the strength from one another, and the spiritual courage from within, to prove that faith and family is the only score that really matters.
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Lorena Segura York, Garrett Westton, Bill Engvall, Bethany Peterson, Dariush A. Moslemi
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John K.D. Graham
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Faith & Spirituality, Sports Dramas, Football
Rent Super Bowl I-X on DVD Super Bowl I-X
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Starting with the 1967 face-off between Vince Lombardi's Green Bay Packers and Hank Stram's Kansas City Chiefs, relive the magic and excitement of the first 10 Super Bowl championships. The big-name roster includes such legends as Joe Namath, Johnny Unitas, Terry Bradshaw, Bart Starr, Roger Staubach and many more. The many electrifying profiles of star teams, players and coaches will also leave NFL fans cheering.
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Green Bay Packers, Kansas City Chiefs, Oakland Raiders, Minnesota Vikings, Pittsburgh Steelers, Miami Dolphins, Baltimore Ravens, Washington Redskins, New York Jets, Dallas Cowboys, Joe Namath, Johnny Unitas, Terry Bradshaw, Bart Starr, Roger Staubach, Vince Lombardi, Hank Stram
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Rent NFL: Chicago Bears: The Complete History on DVD NFL: Chicago Bears: The Complete History
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Dubbed the Monsters of the Midway, the Chicago Bears own a rich gridiron history, which began with the franchise's inception in 1920. Throughout the years, their roster has boasted legendary coaches and superstar players such as Gale Sayers, Dick Butkus and Walter Payton. This extensive package tackles the team's greatest moments -- including their 46-10 rout of the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XX, led by maverick quarterback Jim McMahon.
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Sports & Fitness, Football
Rent NFL Super Bowl XL on DVD NFL Super Bowl XL
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Relive the excitement of Super Bowl XL -- and the controversy of that go-to-the-tape touchdown -- with this collector's edition program that pits the Seattle Seahawks against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Extras include highlights of the Steelers' winning season, playoff and Super Bowl wins; a selection of Super Bowl promotional pieces; and the Rolling Stones' electrifying halftime medley, showcasing their greatest hits.
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Sports & Fitness, Football
Rent The Dallas Cowboys: The Complete History on DVD The Dallas Cowboys: The Complete History
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This Dallas Cowboys retrospective features a documentary chronicling the team's history from their 1960 inception to their 2003 training camp, plus extensive highlights from the 1992 NFC Championship Game against the San Francisco 49ers. The Cowboys' history is told through film footage spanning their decades-long rise to glory as well as interviews and game footage featuring Mel Renfro, Troy Aikman, Emmitt Smith and others.
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Rent NFL: Brett Favre Forever on DVD NFL: Brett Favre Forever
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Narrated by Billy Bob Thornton, this tribute to one of the National Football League's most beloved players features highlights and rare footage from Brett Favre's collegiate and professional careers. Honored three times as the NFL's most valuable player, Favre started in more games consecutively than any other field general. Interviews with Favre and with those who know him best shed light on the key events in the life of the gridiron legend.
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Rent NFL Super Bowl XLII on DVD NFL Super Bowl XLII
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It's the New York Giants vs. the New England Patriots for the rights to the Lombardi Trophy and NFL supremacy. This special collection features all the excitement as the underdog Giants try to put an end to the Pats' run at an undefeated season. See highlights and more from this historic game held at Arizona's University of Phoenix Stadium.
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Rent Two-A-Days: Hoover High on DVD Two-A-Days: Hoover High
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Welcome to Alabama's Hoover High School, home of the Buccaneers, a team on top of the heap in a state where football is a religion. In addition to the action on the field, this MTV series follows players in their personal and academic lives. With Hoover's stellar winning streak and potential scholarships on the line, how do the Bucs balance the pressures of schoolwork, friendships, girlfriends and family commitments?
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Alex Binder, Max Lerner, Dwarn "Repete" Smith, Ross Wilson, Rush Propst, Jeremy Pruitt, John "Goose" Dunham
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Rent NFL: Greatest Super Bowl Moments on DVD NFL: Greatest Super Bowl Moments
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Experience four decades of the Super Bowl with this retrospective that includes highlights from the first 39 championships and game recaps. Gridiron greats Terry Bradshaw, Marcus Allen, John Elway, Joe Montana, Jerry Rice and many others share their experiences in candid interviews. Also included are commercials from the official NFL advertising campaign for Super Bowl XL, exclusive behind-the-scenes NFL footage, stats, figures and more.
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Rent Ice Bowl / Green Bay Packers History on DVD Ice Bowl / Green Bay Packers History
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NFL Films pulls off an incredible feat by piecing together and reconstructing the famed Ice Bowl -- of which there are miles of footage but no coherent reel -- from start to finish. You'll also get a close look at the history and legacy of the Green Bay Packers, one of football's most storied franchises.
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Green Bay Packers
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Rent 30 for 30: The Legend of Jimmy the Greek on DVD 30 for 30: The Legend of Jimmy the Greek
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This installment of ESPN's documentary series spotlights Jimmy "the Greek" Snyder's rise to fame as an analyst for "The NFL Today," culminating in the infamous off-the-cuff remarks about black football players that ended his career in disgrace.
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Jimmy "The Greek" Snyder, Brent Musberger, Phyllis George, Dan Rather
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Fritz Mitchell
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Rent America Brown on DVD America Brown
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Although his real name is America, high school football star Ricky Brown (Ryan Kwanten) knows nothing about the world but the gridiron and small-town Texas, a lack he hopes to change by moving to New York and finding his former mentor, John Cross (Hill Harper), who's now a renegade priest. Ricky desperately wants to find direction and shake off the tragic memories of his brother's death, but is salvation in the Big Apple ... or is it in himself?
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Paul Black
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Rent 30 for 30: Pony Excess on DVD 30 for 30: Pony Excess
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This final installment in ESPN's 30 for 30 series examines the saga of Southern Methodist University's football program, whose glory days ended when the discovery of illegal recruiting violations brought SMU the NCAA's dreaded "Death Penalty."
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Thaddeus D Matula
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Rent 30 for 30: The Best That Never Was on DVD 30 for 30: The Best That Never Was
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Universities nationwide lobbied hard to sign highly touted football prospect Marcus Dupree in 1981. But as this ESPN sports doc reveals, his vast promise never materialized due to injuries, lax discipline and the weight of outsized expectations.
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Marcus Dupree
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Jonathan Hock
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Sports & Fitness, Documentary, Sports Documentaries, Football
Rent Fundamentals of Youth Football on DVD Fundamentals of Youth Football
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Jeff Scurran, a high school and college coach for more than 30 years, teaches you the essentials of youth football from the ground up. Get step-by-step training in the offensive and defensive techniques that it takes to win. Scurran covers body positioning and movement, blocking, tackling, handoffs, receiving and more, with each skill clearly demonstrated and broken down into easy-to-follow drills that make learning a snap.
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Jeff Scurran
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Rent NFL: History of the Oakland Raiders on DVD NFL: History of the Oakland Raiders
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Gridiron fans won't be disappointed with this two-disc series that examines the roots of one of the league's most colorful teams, the Oakland Raiders, and its rise through the ranks from fledgling franchise to championship contenders. With the help of interviews, footage, game clips (including plenty from the 2004 season) and more, you'll learn how the Raiders team was put together and what their journey has been through the decades.
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Oakland Raiders
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Rent Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL? on DVD Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?
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In the 1980s, U.S. football fans were dazzled by the prospect of seeing pro football games virtually year-round, when the upstart United States Football League launched its inaugural springtime season. This documentary tells the story of the USFL.
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Donald Trump, Mike Tollin
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Michael Tollin
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Rent Reggie's Prayer on DVD Reggie's Prayer
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Late NFL hero Reggie White stars in this uplifting film as Reggie Knox, a football star moved by a community tragedy to retire and help kids. Under the guidance of an inner-city principal (Pat Morita), Knox takes a job as a teacher and coach to at-risk students. But a gang leader (Paul "The Giant" Wight) is ready to do whatever it takes to retain his control of the neighborhood. Brett Favre, M.C. Hammer and other stars make cameo appearances.
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Paul McKellips
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Drama, Sports Dramas, Inspirational Stories, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Sports Stories, Football, Faith & Spirituality, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films
Rent NFL Greatest Follies Collection on DVD NFL Greatest Follies Collection
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Featuring the biggest blunders and greatest goofs in the history of the game, this sometimes painfully hilarious two-part collection is a must-see for any football fan. The first program, NFL Greatest Follies: 1997-2000, includes "Festival of Funnies," "Football Follies" and "Strange but True Football Stories." NFL Greatest Follies: The Classics includes "Super Duper Follies," "Son of Football Follies" and "NFL Follies Go Hollywood."
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Mel Blanc
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Director
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Sports & Fitness, Football
Rent NFL History of the 49ers on DVD NFL History of the 49ers
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Boasting a lengthy history of exceptional coaches, hard-hitting defenses and celebrated offenses, the San Francisco 49ers have forged a legacy of remarkable sportsmanship and talented game play. Experience it all, including their resurrection in the 1970s that led to five Super Bowl wins and the nail-biting battle of the 1981 NFC Championship. Legendary 49ers, including Joe Montana, Ronnie Lott and Bob St. Clair, share their eyewitness accounts.
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Director
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Sports & Fitness, Sports Documentaries, Football
Rent The Sports Pages on DVD The Sports Pages
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In "How Doc Waddems Finally Broke 100," eccentric dentist Doc Waddems (Bob Newhart) simply can't stand to be mocked on or off the golf course. When Howard Green (Kelsey Grammer) needles him, Waddems sends his tormenter to the great putting green in the sky. Eugene Levy stars in "The Heidi Bowl," the true story of what really happened on November 17, 1968 -- a landmark date for American football fans.
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Kelsey Grammer, Bob Newhart, Brian Markinson, Graham Jarvis, Kevin McNulty, Gillian Barber, John Kapelos, Eugene Levy
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Richard Benjamin
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After 43 frustrating seasons, the New Orleans Saints shed the "Aints" label once and for all, defeating mighty Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts 31-17 in Super Bowl XLIV. Saints quarterback Drew Brees threw two touchdowns to earn MVP honors. Relive all of the big plays, crushing hits and crucial turning points from Miami's Sun Life Stadium -- including Tracy Porter's game-changing interception -- that led to the Saints' first NFL title.
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New Orleans Saints, Indianapolis Colts, Peyton Manning, Drew Brees, Tracy Porter, Scott Graham
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David Plaut, Steve Lucatuorto
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Rent NFL: Super Bowl XXI-XXX on DVD NFL: Super Bowl XXI-XXX
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No "Hail Mary" plays needed when you order these packed videos of rugged gridiron action. In addition to season play leading up to the big games, you'll see the following Super Bowls in their entirety: Denver vs. New York, Denver vs. Washington Redskins, San Francisco vs. Cincinnati, San Francisco vs. Denver, New York vs. Buffalo, Washington vs. Buffalo, Buffalo vs. Dallas (twice), San Diego vs. San Francisco and Dallas vs. Pittsburgh.
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Rent NFL Films Archive Collection on DVD NFL Films Archive Collection
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Football fans of all stripes will delight in this exhaustive collection of game footage and behind-the-scenes clips featuring athletes, trainers and commentators from the NFL's early days. The in-depth anthology begins with the creation of the National Football League Championship in 1962, explores the merging of the NFL and the American Football League, and concludes with Super Bowl III.
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Vince Lombardi, Dick Butkus, Gale Sayers, Johnny Unitas
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Rent Death & Texas on DVD Death & Texas
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A Texas football team tries to get a man off death row to help them win a crucial game in this satire. Former pro football star "Barefoot" Bobby Briggs (Steve Harris) awaits execution for his unintentional role in a botched robbery and murder. When his old team, the Austin Steers, needs a replacement for an injured player on the eve of a championship game, they hatch a scheme to get the gridiron great back on the field. Charles Durning co-stars.
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Corbin Bernsen, Charles Durning, Steve Harris, Andy Richter, Billy Ray Cyrus, Mary Kay Place, Jello Biafra, Richard Riehle, Tiffany
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Kevin DiNovis
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Comedy, Sports Stories, Football, Spoofs and Satire
Rent NFL: Super Bowl XXXIX on DVD NFL: Super Bowl XXXIX
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Relive the epic showdown between two great NFL teams -- the NFC Philadelphia Eagles and the AFC New England Patriots -- as they battle each other for bragging rights to the most coveted trophy in football. The 39th Super Bowl was a battle of great defenses from the start to the breathless finish, with the Patriots securing dynasty status by eking out a three-point victory. Watch all the highlights, including conference championship games.
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Sports & Fitness, Football
Rent Out of the Blue on DVD Out of the Blue
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Award-winning filmmaker and Boise State alum Michael Hoffman helmed this documentary chronicling the Idaho university football team's ascent from overlooked underachievers to bona fide football powerhouse via its perfect 2006 season. Culminating in a New Year's Day Fiesta Bowl showdown against formidable Oklahoma that many call the greatest college game in history, the film captures a magical season that nobody could have predicted.
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Boise State Broncos, Oklahoma Sooners
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Michael Hoffman
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Rent Super Bowl XLIII: Pittsburgh Steelers on DVD Super Bowl XLIII: Pittsburgh Steelers
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Capturing unforgettable moments from their 2008-09 season, this Pittsburgh Steelers highlights reel takes fans from opening day straight through the team's 27-23 victory over the Arizona Cardinals in Super Bowl XLIII. With quarterback Ben Roethlisberger leading the way, the Steelers racked up playoff wins over the San Diego Chargers and Baltimore Ravens, and then became the first franchise in history to lay claim to six Super Bowl titles.
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Rent Super Bowl Collection: Super Bowl XI-XX on DVD Super Bowl Collection: Super Bowl XI-XX
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Catch the best gridiron action on the field as the titans of football face off in this series that boasts 10 years' worth of Super Bowl battles, beginning in 1967. This NFL Films production features narration by expert John Facenda and includes the 1969 Minnesota Vikings-Los Angeles Rams playoff, the 1971 Miami Dolphins-Kansas City Chiefs overtimer and the 1975 Dallas-Minnesota challenge.
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Rent Friday Nights in America on DVD Friday Nights in America
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America's exuberant and enduring passion for high school football fuels this documentary, which explores the phenomenon from true-blue team loyalty to long-standing rivalries between neighboring communities. The film offers an intimate look at the players, their families and fans, and spotlights Texas's Permian Panthers, California's De La Salle High, Florida's Pahokee High, Georgia's Hawkinsville High and Pennsylvania's Woodland Hills High.
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Rent NFL: History of the Philadelphia Eagles on DVD NFL: History of the Philadelphia Eagles
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The Philadelphia Eagles have a storied past, from their inception in the 1930s to their constant up-and-down ride from one season to the next in the National Football League. Discover how the team rose from the ranks to become one of the most admired franchises ever, and enjoy highlights from some of its most exciting games. Former and current players, including Donovan McNabb and Chuck Bednarik, serve up details on some of the biggest match-ups.
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Philadelphia Eagles
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Rent Possums on DVD Possums
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A small town refuses to subsidize its losing high school football team (the Possums), so the local radio announcer decides to keep broadcasting imaginary games -- all the way to an imaginary state championship (talk about "fantasy football"!). Trouble is, when the real state champs get wind of the conceit, they challenge the Possums to a real game. Time to step up, guys!
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Cast
Mac Davis, Cynthia Sikes, Greg Coolidge, Andrew Prine, Dennis Burkley, Monica Creel, Jay Underwood, Jerry Haynes, Clive Revill, Zac Sherman, Nathan Burgess, Kyle Moody, Ian Bennett, David Hunt Stafford, Rodney Lay
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Rent The NFL Greatest on DVD The NFL Greatest
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Now you can relive a century of the NFL's finest moments in this program featuring football's earliest years as well as today's Hall-of-Famers. Nothing gets fans' blood pumping faster than the hard-hitting action and intense rivalries of these teams, and this retrospective of legendary games, key plays and celebrated players won't disappoint. So put on your jerseys and face paint, because highlight reels don't get any better than this.
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Rent Rustin on DVD Rustin
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Former pro football star Billy Hagen (played by Rick Johnson, who also directed the film) returns to Rustin, Alabama, to prove his might on an entirely different playing field: law and order. As the steely town sheriff, he commands the respect of everyone around him, until the arrival of a mysterious teen rattles his façade and forces him to face his past.
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Rent Amazing Sports Bloopers on DVD Amazing Sports Bloopers
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Hosted by some of the biggest names in sports, including Charles Barkley, Reggie White, Dick Butkus and Rick Mahorn, this outrageous collection of hilarious bloopers from the world of sports will have you gasping for air. No major sport goes untouched as this compilation pulls clips of blunders, gaffes, pranks and spills from such venues as the basketball court, the football field, the hockey arena, the boxing ring and more.
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Rent NFL Greatest Follies: Vol. 3 on DVD NFL Greatest Follies: Vol. 3
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This third volume of National Football League bloopers rounds footage that didn't make it into the year-end highlight reels, including dropped balls, slipups, head-on collisions and even a player who runs into the wrong end zone. The perfect choice for gridiron fans who've think they've seen everything, this hilarious collection is divided into two programs: "Talkin' Follies" and "The NFL's 100 Greatest Follies."
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Rent Super Bowl: San Francisco 49ers on DVD Super Bowl: San Francisco 49ers
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The 49ers earned the right to be called the "Team of the '80s" after claiming four Super Bowl titles with National Football League legend Joe Montana at the helm and Jerry Rice on the receiving end of passes. San Francisco extended its dominance into the 1990s with another Hall of Fame quarterback, Steve Young, becoming the first franchise in NFL history to win five Super Bowls. Includes hours of game footage, interviews and commentary.
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San Francisco 49ers
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Rent Successful Football Coaching: Joe Paterno on DVD Successful Football Coaching: Joe Paterno
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Learn linebacker fundamentals from college football legend Joe Paterno, an engaging and shrewd instructor who demonstrates his reliable techniques and drills, discusses archival game footage and explains how to attain a championship philosophy. The head coach of Penn State's program for more than four decades, Paterno is one of the all-time best college coaches, receiving the AFCA Coach of the Year award multiple times.
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Joe Paterno
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Rent Super Bowl Champions: Dallas Cowboys on DVD Super Bowl Champions: Dallas Cowboys
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Be on the sidelines and relive exciting moments from Dallas's five Super Bowl victories -- from steamrolling the Miami Dolphins in Super Bowl VI to Larry Brown's heroic, game-saving interceptions in Super Bowl XXX. This set features hours of Super Bowl game footage, season highlights, interviews and commentary from the legends who made Dallas an NFL juggernaut.
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Dallas Cowboys
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Rent NFL: History of the New York Giants on DVD NFL: History of the New York Giants
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Love them or not, the New York Giants football team nevertheless carries a high profile in the league, backed by decades of stellar gridiron history -- including two Super Bowl championships, awesome athletes and charismatic coaches. Take a step back in time with this documentary and follow the team's trajectory through the years. Pit stops include the 1958 NFL Championship, in which the Giants faced the Baltimore Colts in a battle to the finish.
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New York Giants
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Director
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Rent NFL: History of the Denver Broncos on DVD NFL: History of the Denver Broncos
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Relish the rise of the Denver Broncos, a team that experienced little success in their early years to become one of the elite franchises of the league, advancing to the Super Bowl six times. Witness the Broncos' redemption for four lopsided Super Bowl defeats with back-to-back Super Bowl championships in 1998 and 1999, led by Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway, running back Terrell Davis and coach Mike Shanahan.
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Rent Power, Passion & Glory on DVD Power, Passion & Glory
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You may have seen the hit sports movie Friday Night Lights; now, witness the real thing! Lensed by Ken Heckmann and narrated by Pat Summerall, this scintillating documentary captures the grit, tension and hysteria of "Texas high school football madness." The focus here, appropriately, is the Celina Bobcats, who became the winningest team in Texas history during their 2002 season -- all of which Heckmann captured on camera.
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Pat Summerall
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Ken Heckmann
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Rent The History of Notre Dame Football on DVD The History of Notre Dame Football
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Nothing satisfies the American competitive spirit like the hard-hitting action of the college gridiron, and few teams have served up more determination and talent than the Fighting Irish. This action-packed program traces the history of the University of Notre Dame's football squad, from its beginnings to the almost mythical legend the team has become. This just might be the next best thing to being in South Bend, Ind., on a Saturday afternoon!
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Rent Ohio State: History of Buckeye Football on DVD Ohio State: History of Buckeye Football
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From their first National Championship in 1942 under coach Paul Brown to their winning ways under Jim Tressel's leadership in the 21st century, this comprehensive video covers the proud history of Ohio State football. Packed with interviews and insider stories, this retrospective delves into Woody Hayes's 28-year dynasty, the Buckeyes' decade-long rivalry with the Michigan Wolverines, Archie Griffin's back-to-back Heisman wins and much more.
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Rent Remembering Marshall on DVD Remembering Marshall
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On Nov.14, 1970, virtually the entire Marshall University football team died in a terrible plane crash, one of the worst tragedies in the history of college sports. Through interviews with eyewitnesses, fans and former students, this ESPN documentary explains how the school dealt with the shock. It also details how the devastated West Virginia community managed to rebuild its football program even as everyone was beset with grief.
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Sports & Fitness, Football, Sports Documentaries, Triumph of the Underdogs
Rent Brett Favre: On and Off the Field on DVD Brett Favre: On and Off the Field
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"The Pack is back!" Green Bay's favorite son, National Football League quarterback Brett Favre, is profiled on and off the field in this incisive documentary narrated by NFL player LeRoy Butler. Chock-full of interviews from players and friends, the film reveals what makes Green Bay Packer Favre tick during fourth and long yardage -- or when he's just kicking back after game time. It's #4 like you've never seen him before.
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Rent Successful Football Coaching: Mack Brown on DVD Successful Football Coaching: Mack Brown
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In this instructional program, former North Carolina football coach Mack Brown offers guidance to help boost any team's defense tactics. Brown covers various skills, drills and techniques players can use to stop opposing offenses and start winning. It's well known that defense is the key to achieving championship status; with Brown's help, your defensive line will be able to stop speedy running backs and take down clever quarterbacks.
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Mack Brown
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Rent Super Bowl: Pittsburgh Steelers on DVD Super Bowl: Pittsburgh Steelers
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Be at midfield to relive the most celebrated moments from Pittsburgh's spectacular Super Bowl run in the 1970s. From the yellow and black's dynasty-launching victory over the Minnesota Vikings in Super Bowl IX to the Steelers' record-breaking, second back-to-back National Football League title in Super Bowl XIV, you'll see it all. These great videos feature hours of Super Bowl game footage, season highlights, interviews and commentary.
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Rent NFL America's Game: Pittsburgh Steelers on DVD NFL America's Game: Pittsburgh Steelers
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The dominance of the Pittsburgh Steelers, one of the league's most intimidating franchises, is the stuff of legend. One of only three teams to have won five Super Bowls, they were also the first NFL team to win four titles. This look at the history of the Steelers is a must for any fan, with interviews from many of the all-time greats including "Mean" Joe Green, Franco Harris, Jack Lambert and more.
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Pittsburgh Steelers, Joe Greene, Franco Harris, Jack Lambert, John Stallworth, Andy Russell, Lynn Swann, Dwight White, Randy Grossman, Rocky Bleier, Mel Blount, John Banaszek, L.C. Greenwood, Jerome Bettis, Bill Cowher, Joey Porter, Mike Tomlin, Ben Roethlisberger, Hines Ward, Santonio Holmes
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Rent Successful Football Coaching: Frank Solich on DVD Successful Football Coaching: Frank Solich
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A key element in the Nebraska Cornhuskers' continuing success, Frank Solich -- named the squad's head coach in 1998 -- hosts this edition of the gridiron series, covering ball handling, bag drills, receiving, blocking fundamentals, handoffs and more. An indispensable tool for coaches and running backs from Pop Warner to college level, the video can help lead any team to victory. Also included is analysis of a game tape.
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