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Friday Night Lights

Backfire (Season 2, Episode 4)
TV-PG
TV Episode | 43 min | Drama, Sport

Eric quits his college coaching job to return home to his family and the Panthers, but the latter doesn't look very promising when the old coach fights his termination after only two games. Tim accompanies Jason to Mexico where a ...See moreEric quits his college coaching job to return home to his family and the Panthers, but the latter doesn't look very promising when the old coach fights his termination after only two games. Tim accompanies Jason to Mexico where a questionable medical procedure gives Jason hopes of walking again. After making an appearance in the Lord's name in a boys' home, Lila takes it upon herself to show a recently-release inmate the light. Landry's father is called into work after the body that he and Tyra disposed of is discovered. Written by Moviedude1 See less
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Director
Writers
Peter Berg (developed for television by) | Buzz Bissinger (book) (as H.G. Bissinger) | David Hudgins
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Oct 26, 2007

Release date
Oct 26, 2007 (United States)

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Kyle Chandler
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Connie Britton
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7.7 / 10 | 375 votes