PG | | Biography, Drama, Sport
Based on the story of Vince Papale, a 30-year-old bartender from South Philadelphia who overcame long odds to play for the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles in 1976.
In the Giants game, the Giants running back is shown with the name James. The running backs for the Giants in the 76 season were the two headed monster of Doug Kotar and Larry Czonka. But apparently neither gave permission to use their name in the movie.
Hey, I grew up with five brothers, but I have no problem hitting a girl.
In the 1975 game between the Eagles and the Bengals - the game clock is shown counting down the time remaining in tenths-of-a-second. These types of game clocks were not introduced until the late '80s.
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