The son of Dallas Cowboys soccer legend Don Meredith is getting behind the lens to direct a film in regards to the Army-Navy soccer sport simply days after the assassination of JFK.
Michael Meredith tells us the challenge — “The President’s Team” — will middle across the 1963 Naval group and the brotherhood shaped between the lads on the squad. Roger Staubach, who went on to QB the Cowboys after Don, is a centerpiece of the movie.
A fast historical past refresher — Kennedy was assassinated simply days earlier than the annual Army-Navy sport that 12 months, and was alleged to do the ceremonial coin toss. Many questioned if the sport would nonetheless be performed … Jackie Kennedy finally gave the go-ahead.
Meredith tells TMZ Sports simply how tight the bond between the lads on the Navy group that 12 months was … and the way they managed to snag an F-14 to see Staubach’s first Super Bowl look.