TV Series | TV-14 | | Drama, Sport
The trials and tribulations of small town Texas football players, their friends, family, and coaching staff.
Zach Gilford was working at a sporting goods store when he was cast as Matt Saracen. Gilford and one other actor were up for the part of Saracen: the other actor was double-booked to audition for a made-for-TV Disney movie, so director Peter Berg gave the part to Gilford.
Clear eyes. Full hearts. Can't lose.
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.