PG-13 | | Comedy, Sport
Due to NCAA sanctions, the Texas State University Fightin' Armadillos must form a football team from their actual student body, with no scholarships to help, to play their football schedule... See full summary »
Lucy Draper (Kathy Ireland) plays the first female placekicker on the Armadillos team, in 1991. Since the film was released, several women have played college football. While most female college football players have either been placekickers or holders for placekickers, in 2014 Shelby Osborne became a defensive back for Campbellsville University in Kentucky.
Keep your eyes on the ball, son.
Coach Rig: I'd rather he kept his hands on the ball.
At halftime of the final game several of the players including Blake have their shoulder pads off. Anyone who has ever played football knows how ridiculously hard it is to take pads off and put them back on. No player would take their pads off at halftime.
The UK cinema version was cut by 7 seconds to cut two of the film's three uses of strong language for a '12' rating. Video versions are uncut, and upgraded to a '15' rating.
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