Remember The Titans: The Athletes Behind The Movie

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Hollywood loves making movies based off of true stories, but in all the glitz and glam of the silver screen, the real people behind those stories are often forgotten. Remember the Titans told the story of a newly integrated high school football team, and the people who inspired that story deserve recognition.

The Background..

Remember the Titans was set Alexandria, a suburb just outside of Washington, D.C. High school football coach, Herman Boone, was in charge of integrating the schools football team and he faced major opposition in the small town. They grow together as brothers, learning to understand each other's differences and many of them made life long friendships in the process.

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