• Season 5 Episode 9
  • The Big Game

  • Airdate:12.04.2013.

With a big football game coming up and a record to break, Coach Cam is intensely focused and showing no mercy even when the opposing team is playing with an unexpected disadvantage. Elsewhere, Claire is determined to prove to the staff that she is more than just the boss's daughter, and Phil tries to teach his kids a lesson about optimism, but the universe just isn't cooperating.

series regulars:

    · Ariel Winter as Alex Dunphy
    · Aubrey Anderson-Emmons as Lily
    · Ed O'Neill as Jay Pritchett
    · Eric Stonestreet as Cameron
    · Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell Pritchett
    · Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy
    · Nolan Gould as Luke Dunphy
    · Rico Rodriguez as Manny Delgado
    · Sarah Hyland as Haley Dunphy
    · Sofia Vergara as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett
    · Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy

guest cast:

    Justin Kirk as Charlie Bingham, Philip Anthony-Rodriguez as Tim, Zachary Conneen as Miller, Shannon McClung as Ref, Kate Steele as Carol, John Gloria as John, Reid Ewing as Dylan, Megan Goodman as Sophomore Girl, Sara Amini as Teacher, Khamani Griffin as Davis, William Leon as Student #1 and Michele Panu as Student #2

written by:

Megan Ganz

directed by:

Beth McCarthy Miller.