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Charlie's Angels

Season 2 Episode 19

Angels in the Backfield

Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Jan 25, 1978 on ABC
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Episode Summary

The Angels investigate trouble on the gridiron. Sabrina, Kelly and Kris don shoulder pads after members of a women's professional football team are terrorized by a pair of motorcyclists. Through Coach Amy Jarvis believes the harassment is designed to scare her players out of playing a big game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, the Angels soon discover the attack is really tied to a plot to rob the stadium of over a million dollars.moreless

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    Gary Wood

    Gary Wood

    Joe Phillips

    Guest Star

    Patch Mackenzie

    Patch Mackenzie

    Julia Smyth

    Guest Star

    L.Q. Jones

    L.Q. Jones

    Dan Jarvis

    Guest Star

    Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions


    • TRIVIA (0)

    • QUOTES (5)

      • Pokey: (In the Locker room with Bosley) You see I have dyslexia sometimes. Well, I used to keep taking the wrong turns home from school and getting lost. That's how my daddy and Dr. Higgins figured it how. I came out here to play football so maybe I could get it fixed.

      • Grinelda: (In the shower room) Well hello precious. Gonna wash some of that dirt off your nose?
        Kris: How would you like some skin off your nose?
        Grinelda: Cutie pie. (walking towards Kris) You're about a foot short and (Kelly walks in) forty pounds of doing me any damage.
        (Grinelda shoves Kris backwards and walks past Kelly)
        Kelly Hey! (Kelly grabs Grinelda's wrist) Think I can do you any damage?

      • Grinelda: (talking to Kris whom she knocked over again): Oh. Did precious fall down and go boom.

      • Grinelda: (talking to Kris whom she knocked over on the field): A little too rough for you, precious.

      • Charlie: Girls you'll need a cover. Kelly. Sabrina. Didn't you both play on the football team when you were at the Police Academy.
        Sabrina: (whispering) No. No. Tell him no. Tell him no. No No.
        Kelly: Oh, that right Charlie but we didn't have much of a choice.
        Sabrina: Sshh.
        Kelly: Um Sabrina played quarterback.
        Sabrina: No. No!
        Kelly: and did some kicking and I played running back.
        Sabrina: (Groaning): Oh!

    • NOTES (7)

    • ALLUSIONS (1)

      • Kris(after getting tackled on the football field): I wonder if this is how O.J. got started.

        This is a reference to O.J. Simpson who, at the time, was a successful football player for the Buffalo Bills and the San Francisco 49ers.