“Remember the Titans” is one of the greatest sports films ever produced, and one of the most famous scenes is Coach Boone’s speech in Gettysburg.
The incredible true story is about the integrated football at T.C. Williams in Alexandria, Virginia. During training camp, Boone, played by Denzel Washington, has the team run to the Gettysburg battlefield. At the Civil War gravesite, he gives a passionate speech about the necessity to come together and forget about race.
Leave it to a football movie to have the most important message at the same time a quarterback is creating problems in the NFL.