Friday Night Lights (Season 5)

5.12 – Texas Whatever

(July 8, 2011)
Directed by: Kyle Chandler | Written by: Kerry Ehrin

The School Board reaches a decision about the future of Dillon football. An old friend helps Tim find his way. Jess and Vince reunite. Tami and Eric face a tough decision about their future.


5.13 – Always

(July 15, 2011)
Directed by: Michael Waxman | Written by: Jason Katims

With the decision to close the East Dillon Football program speculation runs wild on two fronts. Will the Lions be able to win State by beating the Hudgins Hawks and go out in a blaze of glory; and will Coach Taylor agree to return to coach the Dillon Panthers and a super team with the best of both schools? Tami’s PA job offer adds conflict in the Taylor home as does a new development with Matt and Julie. Meanwhile Tim Riggins and Tyra talk seriously about their futures and Luke and Becky clear the air.