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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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Complete series cast summary:
Craig T. Nelson ...  Coach Hayden Fox / ... 199 episodes, 1989-1997
Jerry Van Dyke ...  Assistant Coach Luther Horatio Van Dam / ... 199 episodes, 1989-1997
Bill Fagerbakke ...  Dauber Dybinski / ... 199 episodes, 1989-1997
Shelley Fabares ...  Christine Armstrong 199 episodes, 1989-1997
Clare Carey ...  Kelly Fox 112 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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Comedy | Sport

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TV-PG
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 February 1989 (USA) See more »

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Entrenador See more »

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Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

(200 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Hayden Fox's hometown is Akron, OH, which is 30 minutes north of Canton, where the Football Hall of Fame is located. See more »

Quotes

Coach Hayden Fox: You graduated from college and now you won't wash my car?
Dauber: Uh-Huh
Coach Hayden Fox: You see, this is why I hate education.
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Featured in The 52nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (1995) See more »

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Great series
5 January 2000 | by Op_PrimeSee all my reviews

A definite classic. Craig T. Nelson and Jerry Van Dyke were the funniest on the series. Today's writers should take a lesson from this and other classic sitcoms. The series finale was the best episode. It's a shame the show has come to an end but at least there are reruns.


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