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Losers in the game of life, these juvenile prisoners-the most violent of street criminals-are taught the game of football to take on 'straight schools' and learn what can happen when they commit themselves 100%.

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Lee Stanley
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Credited cast:
Louis Gossett Jr. ... Self - Host
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Glen Bell Glen Bell ... Self - Quarterback Coach / Offensive Coordinator
Michael Black Michael Black ... Self
Mario Castillo Mario Castillo ... Self
Ray Childrey Ray Childrey ... Self
Tryvon Cockrell Tryvon Cockrell ... Self
Paul Higa Paul Higa ... Self - Camp Director
Jason Lamb Jason Lamb ... Self
Tstrong Mataele Tstrong Mataele ... Self
Malcom Moore Malcom Moore ... Self - Assistant Coach
Junior Palaita Junior Palaita ... Self
Sean Porter Sean Porter ... Self - Head Coach
Clarence Scranton Clarence Scranton ... Self
Jack Simms Jack Simms ... Self - Defensive Coordinator
Amond Simpson Amond Simpson ... Self
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Losers in the game of life, these juvenile prisoners-the most violent of street criminals-are taught the game of football to take on 'straight schools' and learn what can happen when they commit themselves 100%.

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4th and life
17 September 2003 | by ricsanfordSee all my reviews

What a story - convicted killers, all under the age of 18 years old competing as a team when out in the streets they would kill one another. Unbelievable courage for the coaches to take on this responsibility and fight for the championship.


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