A semi-fictional account of life as a professional (American-style) football player. Loosely based on the Dallas Cowboys team of the early 1970s. Written by
"Wait till you see the weird part." [USA Theatrical]
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To prepare for his role as an NFL footballer, actor Nick Nolte
underwent a rigorous training schedule for several weeks with professional NFL footballers. See more
During the climactic game with Chicago, the announcers mentioned several times it was a Championship Game and Dallas lost, their season was over. However, at the end of the movie (a day or so after the game) when Elliott was talking to Maxwell and told him he quit the team, Elliott told Maxwell "Good luck on Sunday." See more
Hell, Poot, we're all whores; might as well be the best.
Referenced in Drawn to the Flame
Performed by Chic
Written by Bernard Edwards
& Nile Rodgers
courtesy of Atlantic Records See more