- 9 Seasons
The TV series "Coach" stars veteran actor Craig T. Nelson in the role of Hayden Fox. Hayden Fox is the head football coach of the Minnesota State University football team. The team is chronically defeated, and much of the show's plot revolves around Hayden Fox trying to come up with a way to finally have a winning season. Fox is assisted by Luther who is played by Jerry Van Dyke and by Dauber played by Bill Fagerbakke. Shelley Fabares plays the part of Hayden's girlfriend, Christine Armstrong. Through much of the series, Hayden and Christine attempt to have a child together. During the final years of the series, Hayden is given the job of coaching a professional football team in Florida. His old assistant coaches join him in his new position.