The Replacements was not the only Hollywood
movie involving deaf football.
There was another movie that was made in the past
years – Silent Knights. The story revolved
around a successful NCAA-I football coach
who became deaf after an accident. Wanting
to continue his coaching career, he accepted
a new job at a school for the deaf.
Which school – Gallaudet or a state school
for the deaf?
Movie script writers love to make it a
mystery. Marlee Matlin starred in that