You knew Burt Reynolds was a badass … however do you know he as soon as lit up Brian Bosworth for NOT hitting him laborious sufficient?!?!
It’s true … Bill Romanowski tells TMZ Sports the late Burt as soon as obtained so mad that The Boz wasn’t going all out for a film scene — HE CHUCKED A FOOTBALL AT HIS HEAD!!
It all went down on the set of “The Longest Yard” (the 2005 one) … the place Romo tells us the then 69-year-old Reynolds needed to beg among the finest linebackers in faculty soccer historical past to run him over for the film’s essential scene.
“He’s got to go in the game, pick up a fumble, run around the left side of the offense and jump into the endzone,” Romanowski says of Burt.
“And, guess who has to tackle him? Brian Bosworth!”
You gotta hear Romo inform the story from right here … so watch the video now.
As for the top end result?? It got here out nice — like every thing Burt Reynolds did.