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.
- When set in Minnesota, the outside shots of the campus, stadium, and office were filmed at the University of Iowa. The name of the main character, Hayden Fox, was in reference to longtime…
[show]When set in Minnesota, the outside shots of the campus, stadium, and office were filmed at the University of Iowa. The name of the main character, Hayden Fox, was in reference to longtime Iowa football coach, Hayden Fry.
- In the later episodes where Coach Fox is the head coach of the Orlando Breakers, the view of the stadium outside his office window is actually Milwaukee County Stadium.
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