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Matt's father returns home from Iraq for a surprise two-week visit, but the heroic figure Matt remembers is nothing like what his father is now. Meanwhile, Street and Lyla rekindle their relationship; Landry tutors Riggins; and Smash's girlfriend confides in him a deep secret.

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x11
Production Number: 111
Airdate: Wednesday January 03rd, 2007

Director: Jonas Pate
Writer: Liz Heldens

Alternate Airdates:

NL (RTL 8) Aug 16, 2009
UK (sky ATLANTIC) Apr 23, 2012

  • Currently 9.2/10
9.2/10 (5 Votes cast)
Guest Stars
Brad LelandBrad Leland
As Buddy Garrity
Kevin RankinKevin Rankin
As Herc

Co-Guest Stars
Blue DeckertBlue Deckert
As Mac McGill
Brent SmigaBrent Smiga
As Henry Saracen
Katherine WillisKatherine Willis
As Joanne Street
Louanne StephensLouanne Stephens
As Lorraine Saracen
Nicole SwahnNicole Swahn
As Melissa
Reverend Peter HeckmannReverend Peter Heckmann
As Reverend Locke
Timothy F. CrowleyTimothy F. Crowley
As Coach Crowley
Chris HumphreyChris Humphrey
As Caseworker
Main Cast
Kyle ChandlerKyle Chandler
As Coach Eric Taylor
Connie BrittonConnie Britton
As Tami Taylor
Aimee TeegardenAimee Teegarden
As Julie Taylor
Taylor KitschTaylor Kitsch
As Tim Riggins
Jesse PlemonsJesse Plemons
As Landry Clarke
Zach GilfordZach Gilford
As Matt Saracen
Adrianne PalickiAdrianne Palicki
As Tyra Collette
Minka KellyMinka Kelly
As Lyla Garrity
Scott PorterScott Porter
As Jason Street
Gaius CharlesGaius Charles
As Brian "Smash" Williams
Episode Notes
Ratings: 6.27 million viewers

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
SpoonI Turn My Camera On 
Tom PettySaving Grace 

Warning: Friday Night Lights season 1 episode 11 guide may contain spoilers
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