Movie to focus on 10 tough days of training camp

Updated: July 9, 2002, 9:56 PM ET
Associated Press

PASADENA, Calif. -- First it was basketball coach Bob Knight. Now ESPN is focusing its cameras on football coach Bear Bryant.

The network said Tuesday its second original made-for-television movie will be about the 35 players who endured Bryant's preseason training camp at Texas A&M in the mid-1950s.

''The Junction Boys: How Ten Days in Hell with Bear Bryant Forged A Championship Team,'' will air Dec. 14 after the Heisman Trophy presentation.

The movie is based on ...

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