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6th May '16 11:08:46 AM GuyIncog
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-->'''Coach McGinty''': I hope he doesn't kill someone.

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-->'''Coach McGinty''': [=McGinty=]''': I hope he doesn't kill someone.
6th May '16 11:06:32 AM GuyIncog
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* RabidCop: Danny Bateman. Being a football movie, the "rabid" part figures ''much'' more prominently than the "cop" part, but in the one scene where we do see him at his day job - during a SWAT raid - he's just as [[TheBerserker no-holds-barred]] as he is on the football field.
-->'''Coach McGinty''': I hope he doesn't kill someone.
20th Mar '16 5:23:48 PM tk421SW
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--> Jumbo: "Nandeska!"

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--> Jumbo: "Nandeska!""Nan desu ka?!!!!"
10th Jan '16 5:08:12 PM phoenix
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* TheBeautifulGame: Nigel's experience is with ''Association'' Football, known to Americans as Soccer. He brings great kicking and [[FootballHooligans dirty fighting]] to the table.



* BigGame

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* %%* BigGame
9th Oct '15 2:18:20 PM HighCrate
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* MightyGlacier: Jamal and Andre, but not nearly as much as Jumbo, who weighs about as much as both of them put together, and has the muscles to match.

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* %%* MightyGlacier: Jamal and Andre, but not nearly as much as Jumbo, who weighs about as much as both of them put together, and has the muscles to match.
29th Jul '15 7:09:04 PM BanjoTCat
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* [[{{Expy}} Expy]]: With his fedora and the way he holds his rolled up play sheet on the field, [=McGinty=] bears more than a striking resemblance to Bear Bryant.

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* [[{{Expy}} Expy]]: With his fedora and the way he holds his rolled up play sheet on the field, [=McGinty=] bears more than a striking resemblance to Bear Bryant.Tom Landry.
30th Dec '14 5:29:38 AM AFP
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* TheBeautifulGame: Nigel's experience is with ''Association'' Football, known to Americans as Soccer. He brings great kicking and [[FootballHooligans dirty fighting]] to the table.
26th Nov '14 10:49:24 AM betastyle
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** All of the replacement players have this mindset, and Coach [=McGinty=] is in the same boat himself. He points this out in the briefing before the second game.
-->'''[=McGinty=]''': You've been given something every athlete dreams of: a second chance. And you're afraid of blowing it. ''We all are.''
11th Nov '14 12:33:05 PM MrDeath
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* FreezeFrameBonus / FunnyBackgroundEvent: Almost too many to list without starting a page for them.
22nd Sep '14 12:41:15 PM dbj2
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A [[RagTagBunchOfMisfits rag-tag group of semi-pro and amateur football players]] are collected by an esoteric former coach for one last shot at the big time. Thanks to a football strike by dozens of pro players, and in some cases (Washington, notably, the team of focus in the movie) entire teams, scabs are hired to keep the team's standings intact 'till the end of the season... they turn out to be even more awesome than the actual team they're replacing.

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A [[RagTagBunchOfMisfits rag-tag group of semi-pro and amateur football players]] are collected by an esoteric former coach for one last shot at the big time. Thanks to a football strike by dozens of pro players, and in some cases (Washington, notably, the team of focus in the movie) entire teams, scabs replacements are hired to keep the team's standings intact 'till the end of the season... they turn out to be even more awesome than the actual team they're replacing.



* BadassPreacher: One of the scab players is a minister, and gets to kick some ass in the BarBrawl.

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* BadassPreacher: One of the scab replacement players is a minister, and gets to kick some ass in the BarBrawl.



* MaleGaze: Both in the movie, and in real life. In the movie, all the Scab cheerleaders are strippers. You do the math.

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* MaleGaze: Both in the movie, and in real life. In the movie, all the Scab replacement cheerleaders are strippers. You do the math.



* MusicalEpisode: After the BarBrawl, the scabs are thrown in jail. They bond, and use the time until being bailed out to sing and dance together to 'I Will Survive'.

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* MusicalEpisode: After the BarBrawl, the scabs replacements are thrown in jail. They bond, and use the time until being bailed out to sing and dance together to 'I Will Survive'.
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