Coach Of The Year
- 1 hr 36 min
Coach of the Year is a 1980 made for television film. The film's story follows a former professional football player as he returns from Viet Nam. The war has left him paralyzed from the waist down and he has no skills outside of the game he can no longer play. After he is rejected from a possible coaching job, he comes up with a plan to become the football coach at a nearby youth prison. He is faced with difficulties getting the young men to accept him and his disability as he forges them into a cohesive team.