Coach Taylor (Kyle Chandler) returns from his new position to witness his daughter's birth — only to face pressure from a family and town that feel he's abandoned them. Tami (Connie Britton) is shocked to discover Julie (Aimee Teegarden) has broken up with Matt Saracen (Zach Gilford) and is disheartened by the distance between herself and her teenage daughter. Tyra (Adrianne Palicki) and Landry (Jesse Plemons) develop a secret bond after a deadly confrontation with her attacker. Jason (Scott Porter) risks his life after he learns of an experimental surgery that could help him walk. Tensions between Smash (Gaius Charles) and Saracen explode as the team falls apart under the rigid, cold leadership of Coach MacGregor. Lyla (Minka Kelly) discovers faith and tries to convert Riggins (Taylor Kitsch), whose feelings for her only get in the way. Experience the true-to-life struggles and triumphs of a town that make you feel a part of it.