The unnamed "disease" that killed George Gipp wasn't a disease, it was actually complications from strep throat.
Glenn 'Pop' Warner:
But we've got to answer them somehow, Rock. You, Spaulding, Stagg, Jones and myself - we've given the best years of our life to this game. We can't stand by now and do nothing.
Howard Jones: We've come here from all over the country, Rock - hoping you'd go to New ...
At 11:02, Knute's elbow goes from next to the bed to on the bed.
For years TV prints of "Knute Rockne All-Amercian" deleted about 13 minutes of footage, including the famous "Win one for the Gipper" speech, for legal reasons concerning the George Gipps family. When the US video version was released in 1998, all the deleted scenes were restored, and seen for the first time since the original theatrical showings. The restored, complete print has since been released on DVD (as of 2006) and is now available for television viewings.