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January 2006
Sporting News;1/27/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 4, p5
The article reports that National Broadcasting Co. Inc. which already will be adding NFL games to its schedule next season, has ordered a pilot based on the book and movie "Friday Night Lights." The show will follow the ups and downs of Permian High School's football team but, unlike the book and movie, be set in the present.


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