Coach (1989–1997)

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Hayden Fox is the head coach of a university football team, and eats, sleeps and lives football. His partner, however, does not share his passion for the sport, which frequently causes ... See full summary »

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Cast

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 Coach Hayden Fox (198 episodes, 1989-1997)
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 Assistant Coach Luther Horatio Van Dam (198 episodes, 1989-1997)
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 Christine Armstrong (198 episodes, 1989-1997)
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 Dauber Dybinski (189 episodes, 1989-1997)
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 Kelly Fox (106 episodes, 1989-1995)
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Hayden Fox is the head coach of a university football team, and eats, sleeps and lives football. His partner, however, does not share his passion for the sport, which frequently causes friction in their relationship. While Hayden often fits the stereotype of dumb jock (as do his co-workers Luther and Dauber), he sincerely cares about his friends and family, and tries his best to make things work out. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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28 February 1989 (USA)  »

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$1,500,000 (estimated)
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(200 episodes)

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When footage is shown of what is supposed to be Minnesota State football games, the actual footage used is of University of Minnesota games. See more »

Quotes

Coach Hayden Fox: You think I didn't respect you Christine, but the truth is, I didn't even think of you.
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Referenced in Mike & Mike: Episode dated 27 March 2015 (2015) See more »

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Great sitcom

Coach Hayden Fox(Craig T. Nelson) and his friends Luther Van Dam(Jerry Van Dyke) and Michael 'Dauber' Dybinski(Bill Fagerbakke) try to lead the Screaming Eagles to greatness while keeping his relationship with Christine Armstrong intact.

This is a hilarious show about football and life. I loved the episodes where Luther lost his bird, Luther owns "Turtle World", Dauber loses the playbook, and the episode where Hayden lets Luther get some of the media's attention.

I watch this every weekday morning on TBS. I wished this show came out on DVD. A must watch for anybody who likes to laugh or likes football.


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