Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 2/16/12
And you thought Law and Orderwas the only franchise in Hollywood ripping storylines out of the newspaper. Friday Night Lights executive producer Peter Berg is working on bringing the franchise back to the big screen with a movie. And while there has already been a FNL movie with the likes of Billy Bob Thornton starring, this version would be based on the characters from NBC's TV show of the same name. Oh, and it also will be basing its plot on a certain football coach from Lubbock, Texas. "[Writer Jason Katims] has come up with a really great storyline that...

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