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Football coordinator Mike Fisher keeps grit in gridiron action when they yell 'action'

Updated: November 20, 2009, 1:52 PM ET
By Matthew Iles | Special to ESPN.com

Football is just a small part of "The Blind Side," the story of Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman Michael Oher's rise from poverty to being taken in by a wealthy family. But any amount of great acting and heartwarming story would be diminished if the football scenes were unrealistic or unbelievable.

That's where Mike Fisher, 48, comes in. His job is to bring authenticity to the gridiron action, just as he has done in "Remember the Titans" and numerous commercials.

Fisher ...

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