You are about to watch a snippet from 4th and Forever, a docu- series focusing on the football program at Long Beach Polytechnic High School, touted by Sports Illustrated as the “Sports School of the Century.”
The series, comprised of nine half-hour episodes and shot on location in Long Beach, and Southern California, follows the 2010 season of the Long Beach Poly High School JACKRABBITS. Long Beach Poly has sent more players to the NFL than any other high school in America, But “Poly” means much more than football for its community and for its players. The team is a point of pride for a community that struggles with poverty, drugs, and gangs. For Poly players, the team is a way out; everyone is pushing ahead for that “golden ticket” – a college scholarship and a better life.
Snoop Dogg is one of several coaches helping to guide them on and off the field. Check this out: