#9. Rudy (1993)

rudy1In honor of today being the first Chiefs game of the season, I decided to dedicate this post to a classic football movie–Rudy.

I LOVE FALL for many reasons, one being football season. Now I’m not the biggest sports fan; I occasionally enjoy a good basketball game and I tend to fall asleep during baseball (but being from Kansas and having loyalty to the Royals, I will always root against the Cardinals no matter what! You’re Welcome Dad!). However I do really enjoy football. I don’t go insane over it, like my mother and brother tend to do, but I enjoy attending games and watching them on t.v.

Growing up in Kansas City my whole life, the Chiefs were on our t.v. every single Sunday without a doubt. In fact, from birth till about age 18, my family had season tickets. One of my most cherished memories is being inside on a cold, November day and hearing the broadcast of a Chiefs game throughout my house.

mcdrudy-ec003-h-1-1Rudy is a true underdog story about a boy (Sean Astin) who, despite many obstacles, refused to give up on his dream of playing football for Notre Dame.

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