Necessary Roughness

Necessary Roughness

"They just might be the biggest bunch of losers that ever became winners."
  • PG-13
  • 1991
  • 1 hr 48 min
  • 6.2  (10,326)
  • 45

The Texas State University Armadillos must scrape the bottom of the student body barrel to find a full football team roster after crippling NCAA sanctions. They come up with a mid-aged quarterback (Scott Bakula), a female kicker and an undisciplined group of wannabes to challenge the Colts. Coaches Wally Rig (Robert Loggia) and Ed Gennero (Hector Elizondo), along with misfits like Andre Krimm (Sinbad) somehow form a competitive football club.

Necessary Roughness
Necessary Roughness
Necessary Roughness

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Description
The Texas State University Armadillos must scrape the bottom of the student body barrel to find a full football team roster after crippling NCAA sanctions. They come up with a mid-aged quarterback (Scott Bakula), a female kicker and an undisciplined group of wannabes to challenge the Colts. Coaches Wally Rig (Robert Loggia) and Ed Gennero (Hector Elizondo), along with misfits like Andre Krimm (Sinbad) somehow form a competitive football club.

Necessary Roughness is a 1991 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 48 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.2 and a MetaScore of 45.

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  • Release Date
    1991
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 48 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.2  (10,326)
  • Metascore
    45