TV Series | TV-14 | | Drama, Sport
The trials and tribulations of small town Texas football players, their friends, family, and coaching staff.
The show's creator and executive producer Peter Berg has cast a number of the show's actors in his feature films. Connie Britton and Brad Leland appeared in the film version of Friday Night Lights (2004). Kyle Chandler and Minka Kelly appeared in The Kingdom (2007). Taylor Kitsch and Jesse Plemons appeared in Battleship (2012). Kitsch also appeared in Lone Survivor (2013).
During the episodes showing Coach Taylor visiting, and subsequently working at, (the fictional) Texas Methodist University, the end-zones of the field have "Texas State" written on them.