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Friday Night Lights

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Drama Sport Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)2006 - 20115 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Free Services Prime Video Hulu Tags: High School Sports Teen Country: America

This award-winning drama series centers on life in Dillon, Texas, where high school football brings the community together -- and the drama of small town life threatens to tear it apart.Friday Night Lights featuring Kyle Chandler and Connie Britton has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming with subscription on Hulu, streaming on Starz, and 9 others. It's a drama and sport show with 76 episodes over 5 seasons. Friday Night Lights is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 96% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.7 (50,481 votes).

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10 episodes (13%) are available to watch free online (NBC).

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76 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, Hulu & Starz).

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Friday Night Lights has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 96% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.7 (50,481 votes). The show is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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76 Total Episodes of Friday Night Lights Where to stream every episode from all 5 seasons of Friday Night Lights. Filter these episodes by what's available to watch free or on your streaming services using the tabs above.

Season 1

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Season 01, Episode 01 Pilot

S01 E01

Oct 4, 2006
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Pilot Oct 4, 2006 A newcomer coach Eric Taylor finds himself helming a promising high school football team, the Dillon Panthers, that has a real chance to make it to the top.

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Season 01, Episode 02 Eyes Wide Open

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Oct 11, 2006
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Eyes Wide Open Oct 11, 2006 As the team pulls together and tries to help Matt get used to his new role as quarterback after Jason's injury, Lyla offers her support to Tim.Jason learns about the extent of his injury, and Tami gets a job as the school guidance counselor.

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Season 01, Episode 03 Wind Sprints

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Oct 18, 2006
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Wind Sprints Oct 18, 2006 The situation in town begins to get ugly as Coach Taylor and his family is forced to endure heat from a difficult loss against the San Marco HS Rattlers.Tim and Tyra break up after he confronts her about Smash, and Lyla, after having an argument with Jason, vents her anger onto Tim.

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Season 01, Episode 04 Who's Your Daddy

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Oct 25, 2006
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Who's Your Daddy Oct 25, 2006 As the Panthers prepare for a match against the Tigers, who are their biggest rival, Jason's new roommate tries to help him understand the potential he has for recovery.Lyla tells Tim of her regrets about what happened between them, and Matt hits an all-time low.

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Season 01, Episode 05 Git 'Er Done

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Oct 31, 2006
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Git 'Er Done Oct 31, 2006 The big game against the Tigers drawing closer, Coach Taylor must decide between Matt and the self-assured recruit Ray "Voodoo" Tatum for the starting quarterback. The feelings between Tim and Lyla grow stronger. Jason's newly-found motivation strives him to begin the rehab.

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Season 01, Episode 06 El Accidente

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Nov 8, 2006
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El Accidente Nov 8, 2006 Ray Tatum faces the blame of his team mates after Panthers' win in the game last week might be overturned.Defensive tackle Bobby Reyes is arrested by the police during a practice for beating a student. Coach Taylor and Buddy Garrity are questioned by the Texas High School athletic administration.Lyla and Tim surprise Jason by taking him to the lake.

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Season 01, Episode 07 Homecoming

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Nov 15, 2006
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Homecoming Nov 15, 2006 As the Panthers get ready to face the dominating Laribee Lions, the 2000 State Champ quarterback, Lucas Mize is set to join the team.Smash catches his chance to convince a college scout of his talents. A focused Tim quits drinking. Jason's suspicions of Lyla and Tim's affair grow. Tyra and Billy set up an after game homecoming party.

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Season 2

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Season 02, Episode 01 Last Days of Summer

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Oct 6, 2007
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Last Days of Summer Oct 6, 2007 Changes in the team force Dillon Panthers to work harder than ever before to achieve the same level of success they had last season. Losing Coach Taylor to TMU might prove to be their biggest setback. Tyra gets a shock visitor. Matt and Landry struggle with their everyday life, as it is not what they expected.

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Season 02, Episode 02 Bad Ideas

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Oct 13, 2007
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Bad Ideas Oct 13, 2007 So many things have changed at Dillon High and the first day of school is the real test. Matt stands by as his world comes crashing down, while Landry still copes to make sense of his. All eyes seem to be focusing on Smash, while Tami tries to adjust to having a teenager and a newborn.

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Season 02, Episode 03 Are You Ready for Friday Night?

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Oct 20, 2007
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Are You Ready for Friday Night? Oct 20, 2007 Matt and Smash have a hard time listening to their coach as they prepare for their first game of the new season. Coach Taylor heads back to Dillon to check on his family and finds out just what is happening to the Panthers since he's left.

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Season 02, Episode 04 Backfire

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Oct 27, 2007
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Backfire Oct 27, 2007 Tim and Jason go to Mexico as Street hopes to explore experimental surgery. Riggins, who is worried about Street, turns to Lyla Garrity, who's busy helping a newcomer acclimate to Dillon. Meanwhile, Coach Taylor decides on a big career move that will change his life. A development in a police search deeply affects the lives of Tyra and Landry.

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Season 02, Episode 05 Let's Get It On

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Nov 3, 2007
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Let's Get It On Nov 3, 2007 Coach Taylor returns to Dillon, but it is not an easy homecoming; the team must deal with conflict between Saracen and Smash; Riggins turns to Lyla for help in changing Street's mind about surgery.

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Season 02, Episode 06 How Did I Get Here?

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Nov 10, 2007
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How Did I Get Here? Nov 10, 2007 Key evidence comes in implicating Landry; when Tami's sister visits to help her with the baby, she stirs things up in the house; Riggins must prove to coach Taylor that he wants to be a part of the team.

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Season 02, Episode 07 Pantherama!

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Nov 17, 2007
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Pantherama! Nov 17, 2007 As college football scouts approach Smash, he must make a life-changing decision. Coach Taylor has set his sights on a potential addition to the team. Tami appoints Lyla and Tyra to be in charge of this year's Pantherama. Matt is living his dream, with his new cheerleader girlfriend by his side, but yet he is drawn to the live-in nurse. Julie turns her jealousy into a twisted relationship.

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Season 3

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Season 03, Episode 01 I Knew You When

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Oct 2, 2008
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I Knew You When Oct 2, 2008 In the third-season opener, Eric fights to keep his job and helps Smash rebound. Elsewhere, Tami faces new challenges as principal; Tyra frets over college; Billy proposes; and tension escalates between Lyla and Riggins.

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Season 03, Episode 02 Tami Knows Best

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Oct 9, 2008
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Tami Knows Best Oct 9, 2008 Tami becomes angry by Tyra's actions. In an effort to help his grandma, Matt stumbles upon his estranged mother. Coach Taylor tries his best to encourage Smash as he tries to make the college tryouts.

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Season 03, Episode 03 How the Other Half Lives

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Oct 16, 2008
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How the Other Half Lives Oct 16, 2008 Coach worries and fears for his job as Tami befriends Katie McCoy. The pressure is on Matt as everyone's hopes turn to the new quarterback. Matt's friendly with Julie. Billy drags Tim into a risky scheme to get them out of debt. Lyla cautions Tim.

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Season 03, Episode 04 Hello, Goodbye

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Oct 23, 2008
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Hello, Goodbye Oct 23, 2008 Tami embarrasses herself with the superintendent. Tyra breaks with Landry to take up with Cash, the new bad boy in town. Julie advises Matt who is upset with his mother who has come to help with grandma. Smash has an emotional goodbye with Coach.

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Season 03, Episode 05 Every Rose Has Its Thorn

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Oct 30, 2008
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Every Rose Has Its Thorn Oct 30, 2008 Matt grapples with his mother, his emotions and Coach Taylor as McCoy garners more attention. Tami tangles with Tyra about Julie and Tyra's interest in Cash. Tyra experiences Cash's darker side. Erin disappoints Jason.

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Season 03, Episode 06 It Ain't Easy Being J.D. McCoy

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Nov 6, 2008
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It Ain't Easy Being J.D. McCoy Nov 6, 2008 Coach is furious with Tim and the team for a freshman hazing. J.D. wins the respect of the town and team. A late night swim at the lake turns into more for Julie and Matt. Tyra is shocked when a woman shows up claiming Cash owes her child support.

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Season 03, Episode 07 Keeping Up Appearances

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Nov 13, 2008
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Keeping Up Appearances Nov 13, 2008 Eric and Tami try to calm Jamarca's angry parents; Billy helps Tim pursue a scholarship; and Jason, Herc and the Riggins brothers receive good news.

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Season 4

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Season 04, Episode 01 East of Dillon

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Oct 29, 2009
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East of Dillon Oct 29, 2009 Coach Taylor wonders how low his fortunes can sink as he struggles to pull the East Dillon Lions together while Tami navigates the new politics at West Dillon. Meanwhile, Matt gets a taste of life as a townie and Tim is inspired by a college lecture on "the hero's journey."

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Season 04, Episode 02 After the Fall

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Nov 5, 2009
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After the Fall Nov 5, 2009 A controversy at West Dillon puts star player Luke Cafferty on the Lions' roster. Elsewhere, Coach tries to reenergize his demoralized team and Tami takes an unpopular stand. Meanwhile, Matt meets an uncouth local artist and Tim finds a new living situation in an unexpected place.

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Season 04, Episode 03 In the Skin of a Lion

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Nov 12, 2009
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In the Skin of a Lion Nov 12, 2009 Coach betrays Tami's trust over a financial decision. tensions between Vince and Luke threaten the team's chances on the field. Tim helps Coach condition his players. Julie doesn't want to go to church.

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Season 04, Episode 04 A Sort of Homecoming

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Nov 19, 2009
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A Sort of Homecoming Nov 19, 2009 Homecoming at the newly-reopened school prompts Coach to investigate East Dillon's history. Tami feels the wrath of the boosters. Landry and Vince both like Jess. Julie accompanies Devin to a gay bar. Matt and Tim go hunting.

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Season 04, Episode 05 The Son

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Dec 3, 2009
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The Son Dec 3, 2009 Julie, Landry, Coach, and Tami rally around Matt in a time of crisis; Vince endangers his rising star as a football player by engaging in criminal activity in order to support his family; Becky and Tim grow closer.

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Season 04, Episode 06 Stay

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Dec 10, 2009
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Stay Dec 10, 2009 Coach searches for a strategy to shut down their toughest opponent yet. Tim reconnects with Lyla. Vince discovers he has a gift for car theft. Julie and Matt attend a concert in Austin and reach a critical juncture in their relationship.

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Season 04, Episode 07 In the Bag

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Dec 17, 2009
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In the Bag Dec 17, 2009 Despite some doubt, Coach makes Vince quarterback. Tami struggles to comfort Julie who's grieving over Matt's sudden departure. Tim has a confrontation with Becky's dad. Luke is badly injured. Landry makes a play for Jess.

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Season 5

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Season 05, Episode 01 Expectations

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Oct 28, 2010
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Expectations Oct 28, 2010 Coach tempers high expectations for East Dillon's impending season; Vince and Luke work to recruit a new player for the Lions' squad; Dillon bids farewell to two alumni as they prepare to leave for college.

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Season 05, Episode 02 On the Outside Looking In

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Nov 4, 2010
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On the Outside Looking In Nov 4, 2010 Eric realizes that the Lions' performance in the first game of the season hasn't satisfied everyone; Vince receives unexpected benefits from his status as a football player; and Luke's aggression on the field has repercussions.

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Season 05, Episode 03 The Right Hand of the Father

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Nov 11, 2010
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The Right Hand of the Father Nov 11, 2010 Someone from Vince's past resurfaces. Julie connects with a faculty member. Eric tries to instill discipline in the team. Buddy is troubled after learning something about his son.

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Season 05, Episode 04 Keep Looking

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Nov 18, 2010
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Keep Looking Nov 18, 2010 Coach is forced to play mediator as tensions erupt in the locker room. Luke gets recruited. Buddy deals with the trials and tribulations of fatherhood. Tami deals with a troubled student. The Lions welcome a new player.

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Season 05, Episode 05 Kingdom

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Dec 2, 2010
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Kingdom Dec 2, 2010 Coach discusses recruitment regulations. The Lions take a road trip. East Dillon's four stars make a pact. Julie's relationship becomes more complicated.

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Season 05, Episode 06 Swerve

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Dec 9, 2010
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Swerve Dec 9, 2010 A popular magazine hails Coach as the "Kingmaker." Vince's past catches up to him. Luke reacts to the truth. A suspicious accident delays Julie's return to college.

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Season 05, Episode 07 Perfect Record

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Dec 16, 2010
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Perfect Record Dec 16, 2010 Rivalry week stirs up controversy. Vince is caught in the middle between Coach and Ornette. Billy takes Luke under his wing.

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