Hayden Fox is the head coach of a university football team, and eats, sleeps and lives football. His partner, however, does not share his passion for the sport, which frequently causes friction in their relationship. While Hayden often fits the stereotype of dumb jock , he sincerely cares about his friends and family.
Last Episode09x23 Leaving Orlando (3) Aired: May. 14, 1997
Hayden decides to retire from coaching and become the unofficial “Mayor of the lake,” which is located next to his old Minnesota cabin.
Series Fun Facts
- During the three-part finale, Hayden finds three people residing in his cabin: Larry, his brother Darryl, and his other brother Darryl from Newhart. Barry Kemp was the creator of both shows.
- The first episode was dedicated to the memory of John C. Chulay.
- Christine reads a book called "How to fly-fish" by Dick Louden, who is the main character in "Newhart".