Friday Night Lights

Season 4 Episode 1

East of Dillon

Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Oct 28, 2009 on DirecTV



  • Trivia

    • This episode airs on NBC on May 7, 2010.

    • The girl that is singing the National Anthem at the opening game of East Dillon sang "...for the land of the free..." It is supposed to be "O'er the land of the free."

  • Quotes

    • Vince: I'm Vince.
      Coach Taylor: I'm Coach play any football?
      Vince: Yeah, all the time.
      Coach Taylor: What do you play?
      Vince: Madden.

    • Coach: A few of you have been here. A few of you have not. One thing we all have to do tonight, we've got to focus. The game plan, the fundamentals, gentlemen, moving the sticks what we're going to be doing out there. And listen, fellas, there's a joy to this game, is there not? There's a passion, there's a reason why we're all out here. Other than the fact the pride that it gives us and the respect that it demands we love to play the game so let's go out there and have fun tonight. Do you understand? Because tomorrow, if you give 100% of yourself tonight people are going to look at you differently. People are going to think of you differently. And I promise you you're going look and think differently about yourself. Clear eyes. Full Hearts.
      Landry: Can't Lose.

    • Becky: Aren't you Tim Riggins? Panthers' Tim Riggins? I know you hear me talking.
      Tim: Yep.
      Becky: I wonder if my mom knows she slept with you.

    • Grandma Saracen: Landry, stop throwing the ball. You look like a girl.
      Landry: Just one more.
      Grandma Saracen: No. You're just a funny looking creature.
      Landry (to Matt): She seems to be doing well.

    • Tim (helping Billy paint the nursery): Billy, if I threw up on this wall you wouldn't even know it because this color is puke.
      Billy: It's mustard!

    • Devin: My mom said she'd die before she'd send me there (East Dillon).
      Landry: Literally like end her life?
      Devin: Hunger strike probably.

    • Jess: So, what's it like to be the guy who used to be Tim Riggins?

  • Notes

    • Featured Music:

      Sideways Walking By Eastern Conference Champions
      I Know What I Am By Band of Skulls
      Cello Song By The Books Feat. Jose Gonzalez
      New In Town By Little Boots
      Shake It Out By Manchester Orchestra
      Obits By Two-Headed Coin
      California Queen By Wolfmother
      Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing By Sufjan Stevens
      I'm On The Battlefield For My Lord Sung by actor LaMarcus Tinker

  • Allusions