Season 1, Episode 5 Popularity

First Aired: October 18, 2002

David joins his school's football team to bolster his popularity, even though he has no intention of playing. But his plan goes awry when Joaquin asks the coach to put the teen in during a game. Meanwhile, Maria struggles with an essay she must write for a college application. Coach Farber: Nick Gaza. Chrissy: Shannon Marie Woodward. Kicker: Paul Zubia. David: Pablo Santos. Joaquin: Julio Oscar Mechoso.

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  • Premiered: September 20, 2002
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: Adolescent angst and family tensions drive this sitcom about a multiethnic (Mexican and Irish) teen and his upwardly mobile kin as they adapt to their new lives in the suburbs. Based on the Tucson childhood of series creator Peter Murrieta, a `Second City'… (more)

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