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Longest Yard, The

Longest Yard, The(1974)

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  • Ray Nitschke, the Green Bay Packer great, played a game called "Kill the Star" while on the playing field with 'Burt Reynolds' .
  • A number of the actors had previously played professional football. 'Burt Reynolds' played for Florida State University, and was drafted by the Baltimore Colts. 'Mike Henry' (Rasmussen) played for the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Los Angeles Rams. Joe Kapp (Walking Boss) played quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings. Ray Nitschke (Bodaanski) was a middle linebacker for the Green Bay Packers, and Pervis Atkins (Mawabe) played for the Los Angeles Rams, the Washington Redskins and the Oakland Raiders.

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