Man, no matter what I tell you, you ain't never gonna know nothing about me. Bertier , along with being a tremendous on-field force, was also a determined, fierce competitor who expected his teammates to give their best week-in and week-out. Now, you can throw it a mile, but you can't pitch it yards. Julius Campbell and Gary Bertier, the two main characters on the team, are also excellent motivators. See you on the bus. We feel, hoo, hah, real good! Then we're gonna be overrun by 'em. It talks about not only the games, but also racial conflicts, friendship and the significance of life.
I was afraid of you, Julius. Yes, I do, and I respect it, I know that Ray missed that block on purpose. I forced them to be a part of each other's lives. Yo, come on, Petey, man! High school career Bertier began his high school career at Milton High School and joined the football team. It's not like I care or nothin', but bein' your roommate and all, uh. The other team is out there, they're tired. You can't be hurt like this.
And there ain't gonna be all this black-white between us. Sheryl, don't you want to play with Nicky? I wish she had spent any time with my children. We had to give them something. In the film, Bertier speaks to Coach Boone about cutting Ray, a tight end who intentionally failed to block for a black quarterback. One example of this is Bertier's girlfriend: in the film, Gerry has a girlfriend named Emma played by who has difficulty accepting Bertier's newfound respect for his black teammates while, in reality, Bertier did have a girlfriend, but her name was Becky, and their eventual split had nothing to do with Gerry's friendships with his black teammates. Uh, we wanted to let you know we was going to warm up a little different tonight. And who in the name of heaven might you be? If they keep playing like that, we'll lose every game! You've been in, what, or programs in the past years? I guess Disney, being the family movie production company that it is, felt that to depict a toilet stool coming through your window was a bit much.
You just stay out of it, girl! The rest of his time had been spent traveling the country speaking on behalf of the President's Committee on Employment of the Handicapped. Either you're with that or you're not. Don't see you grab his hand, take him off to the side. Now, I ain't saying that I'm perfect, 'cause I'm not. Ernie Savage, played the football player Lump Hudson in the black comedy thriller film 2004 , and starred in the police drama series 2005. Which boys are you talking about? They're gonna throw it deep.
Go to college and all that, I guess. Got some trick plays, some stuff that might fire up the boys' imaginations a little bit. We cannot change the inevitable. You just keep at it. These conflicts affect the movie itself and because.
A month after the accident, Bertier accepted an award for being the most outstanding defensive player in the metropolitan area, a ceremony he arrived at in an ambulance. Don't leave me hangin: bro. White players were concerned about loosing their starting positions and were upset that their Head Coach Bill Yoast was demoted to Assistant Coach, which almost caused them to quit the team. I will be discussing how the relationship of Gerry Bertier and. Coach Boon is the black football leader who takes over Yoast's job. You did a good job up here.
You look like a bunch of fifth-grade sissies after a cat fight. We fall apart like we ain't a damn bit of nothing, man. Harnessing that aggression into a team effort to achieve perfection! Folks in Carolina say you marched with Dr. Follow The Grueling Truth on Twitter and Like us on. Bill Yoast did convey to producer Jerry Bruckheimer that he wasn't happy about this.
The Titans are here, y'all, and we ain't goin' nowhere. Bertier was killed on March 20, 1981 at the age of 27, after being struck by a drunk driver. He's a Californian-- You talking to my girl? There was uproar among the white players and their parents because their white head coach was being replaced. The championship game was a blowout as well, unlike what we see in the film. Coach, if you go, I go.
Got to hold them here, Defense! This is my team now. You miss a blocking assignment, you run a mile. His long term goal was to receive a gold medal. The school had already been integrated six years earlier and even when the desegregation came, the racial tension just never existed to the extent the movie portrayed. You know my policy, Gerry. Denzel Washington was giving the head coaching job at T.