Friday Night Lights Recap: Zach Gilford, Most Valuable Player


Usually we fill this spot with a wordy mixture of jokes and admiration for the latest episode of Friday Night Lights. Y’know, stuff along the lines of “who’s taking advantage of Landry now?” and “Tim Riggins took his shirt off again? Whoever could have predicted that!” But this week is different. Because this week’s episode was owned — owned — by the titanic performance of Zach Gilford as an angry, confused, and grieving Matt Saracen. To pay attention to anything else would be downright disrespectful.

Read the rest of the recap, originally published when DirecTV aired the episode last November, here.