- California Doubling: As Marshall's home stadium in the early 70s, Fairfield Stadium, was demolished in 2004, Morris Brown Stadium in Atlanta stood in as Fairfield Stadium.
- The Cameo: As the film was shot in Georgia, then-governor Sonny Perdue has a cameo as an opposing football coach.
- Direct-to-Video: Despite starring Matthew McConaughey and Ian McShane, it had this fate after spending two years on Warner Bros' The Shelf of Movie Languishment - its Stateside underperformance, plus its subject matter would have made it a tough sell - not to mention that a similar tragedy hit Manchester United in 1958. Another movie about American football which did get a British cinema release didn't exactly set the UK box office alight.
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