Zach Gilford

Zach Gilford - or, to be precise, Matt Saracen - was thrust into the spotlight after the show's opening episode.

Previous TV experience for this young actor includes an appearance on an episode of NBC's Law & Order: SVU.

Gilford is a recent graduate of Northwestern University and is a native of Chicago. He spends his free time leading backpacking and ice climbing expeditions in Alaska, while residing in New York City.

He now stars on Off the Map!

Role Show
Matt Saracen Friday Night Lights
Tommy Fuller Off the Map

Friday Night Lights Quotes

We're not playing this game in the stands, understand? Forget about that crap. This game happens on the field.

Coach Taylor

I'm sorry mama, but the more I look at this man, the more I remember him not being there.

Vince

Friday Night Lights Music

  Song Artist
Muzzle of bees Muzzle of Bees Wilco iTunes
Song Evergreen The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Song Bang a Gong (Get it On) T. Rex