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Coach 

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

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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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

The exterior shots of Luther's apartment are the exterior shots used for George Utleys apartment in Newhart. See more »

Quotes

Assistant Coach Luther Horatio Van Dam: I've made out my will, and I'd like you to be my executioner.
Coach Hayden Fox: I think you mean "executor."
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Featured in The Pelican Brief (1993) See more »

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By far In my eyes's the best sitcom ever.
30 November 2006 | by bherdtnerSee all my reviews

I'm a long time I love Lucy lover, Coach by far exceeds any and every show I've ever watched.

No matter how many times I watch each and every episode I crack up. I don't watch sports, I don't even like sports of any kind, but I love this show. Every character is special and adds to the show.

It's only on at 6:00 am on USA, I stay up to watch it. I never found Cheers or Seinfield entertaining or funny. Outside of Home Improvement and Everybody Loves Raymond they have not come out with a good show even worth turning on. I do like The District,and watch also faithfully. I wish it was on more often. I loved it in the one episode of the district the characters Luther and Dauber played apart of it. I enjoyed seeing then all together again, It's to bad they could not find a spot for Christine.


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