Guest Star :: Craig T. Nelson
Craig T. Nelson is an Emmy-award winning American actor best known for his title role in the long-running ABC sitcom Coach.
Nelson starred as Hayden Fox, the coach of a university football team, on Coach from 1989 to 1997. He won an Emmy award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series in 1992 for his role on the show.
Nelson had a leading role on the CBS drama series The District from 2000 to 2004. Nelson also starred in the family-drama series Parenthood, which ran from 2010-2015 on NBC. Nelson's other TV credits include recurring roles on My Name is Earl, Monk and Grace and Frankie.
On the big screen, Nelson is known for his roles in films including Stir Crazy, Poltergeist, Silkwood, and Turner & Hooch. Nelson lent his voice to Mr. Incredible in the 2004 Disney-Pixar film The Incredibles and its 2018 sequel.
Craig T. Nelson has guest starred in 32 episodes of Young Sheldon.
306. A Parasol and a Hell of an Arm as Dale
Aired November 7, 2019
When George takes Missy to a baseball tryout, Coach Dale Ballard won't consider having a girl on his team.
307. Pongo Pygmaeus and a Culture that Encourages Spitting as Dale
Aired November 14, 2019
Meemaw is concerned when George goes out for a drink with her new boyfriend, Dale.
308. The Sin of Greed and a Chimichanga from Chi-Chi's as Dale
Aired November 21, 2019
Dale offers Georgie a job at his sporting goods store.
310. Teenager Soup and a Little Ball of Fib as Dale
Aired December 12, 2019
Dale doesn't know what's going on when Meemaw's ex-boyfriend, Dr. Sturgis, starts lurking around.
313. Contracts, Rules and a Little Bit of Pig Brains as Dale
Aired January 30, 2020
Dale invites George and Georgie on a camping trip.
314. A Slump, a Cross and Roadside Gravel as Dale
Aired February 6, 2020
Dale tries to encourage Missy when she hits a slump in baseball.
315. A Boyfriend's Ex-Wife and a Good Luck Head Rub as Dale
Aired February 13, 2020
Dale doesn't like the idea of Meemaw hanging out with his ex-wife, June.
318. A Couple Bruised Ribs and a Cereal Box Ghost Detector as Dale
Aired March 12, 2020
Meemaw and Dale finally have a conversation about what their relationship is.
319. A House for Sale and Serious Woman Stuff as Dale
Aired April 2, 2020
Meemaw talks to Dale about benching Missy so she doesn't have to pitch against her boyfriend.
320. A Baby Tooth and the Egyptian God of Knowledge as Dale
Aired April 16, 2020
When Meemaw and Dale go away for the weekend together, he leaves Georgie in charge of the store.
321. A Secret Letter and a Lowly Disc of Processed Meat as Dale
Aired April 30, 2020
Meemaw is outraged when she learns Dale fired Georgie from the store.
401. Graduation as Dale
Aired November 5, 2020
Dale tries to patch things up with Meemaw after firing Georgie.
404. Bible Camp and a Chariot of Love as Dale
Aired December 3, 2020
Georgie uses Dale's office bathroom to clean himself up after moving into a van.
405. A Musty Crypt and a Stick to Pee On as Dale
Aired December 17, 2020
Dale tries to show Meemaw his softer side by agreeing to watch Sheldon and Missy with her.
409. Crappy Frozen Ice Cream and an Organ Grinder's Monkey as Dale
Aired February 25, 2021
Dale invites Meemaw to accompany him to his son's wedding.
411. A Pager, a Club and a Cranky Bag of Wrinkles as Dale
Aired March 11, 2021
Dale's ex-wife, June, apologizes to Meemaw for how they left things.
413. The Geezer Bus and a New Model for Education as Dale
Aired April 8, 2021
Dale is reluctant to lend Meemaw his truck after she crashes her car.
414. Mitch's Son and the Unconditional Approval of a Government Agency as Dale
Aired April 15, 2021
Sheldon will leave no stone unturned to prove the IRS wrong after they claim he made a mistake on his family's tax return. Meanwhile, Dale is unhappy when his doctor asks him to get a colonoscopy.
503. Potential Energy and Hooch on a Park Bench as Dale
Aired October 21, 2021
Dale gets caught in a family argument when Georgie drops out of school to work at the sporting goods store.
504. Pish Posh and a Secret Back Room as Dale
Aired October 28, 2021
Dale is unsure about Meemaw's plans to buy a laundromat with a secret gaming room in the back.
505. Stuffed Animals and a Sweet Southern Syzygy as Dale
Aired November 4, 2021
Meemaw has had a bad day at the laundromat when Dale goes to pick her up for date night.
506. Money Laundering and a Cascade of Hormones as Dale
Aired November 11, 2021
Pastor Rob considers giving a "birds and the bees" talk after Missy asks questions about relationships during Sunday school. Meanwhile, Georgie helps Meemaw open her secret casino at the laundromat.
507. An Introduction to Engineering and a Glob of Hair Gel as Dale
Aired November 18, 2021
Meemaw and Dale help take care of his ex-wife, June, after she injures her knee.
509. The Yips and an Oddly Hypnotic Bohemian as Dale
Aired December 9, 2021
Dale tells Missy she has a case of the yips when she loses her ability to pitch.
515. A Lobster, an Armadillo and a Way Bigger Number as Dale
Aired March 3, 2022
Georgie asks for Dale's advice about his situation with Mandy.
516. A Suitcase Full of Cash and a Yellow Clown Car as Dale
Aired March 10, 2022
As Meemaw flashes the cash from her gambling room, Dale starts considering stepping back from his sporting goods store.
517. A Solo Peanut, a Social Butterfly and the Truth as Dale
Aired March 31, 2022
Dale won't stop talking to George about his recent breakup from Meemaw.
518. Babies, Lies and a Resplendent Cannoli as Dale
Aired April 14, 2022
Georgie seeks Dale's advice over his situation with Mandy.
601. Four Hundred Cartons of Undeclared Cigarettes and a Niblingo as Dale
Aired September 29, 2022
George Sr. bails Meemaw and Georgie out of jail. Also, Sheldon and Missy meet Mandy (Emily Osment), and Mary feels unwelcome at church.
603. Passion's Harvest and a Sheldocracy as Dale
Aired October 13, 2022
Sheldon must choose sides in an ethical dilemma. Also, Mary tries her hand at writing and Mandy needs a new place to live.
605. A Resident Advisor and the Word 'Sketchy' as Dale
Aired October 27, 2022
At college, Sheldon decides to expand his responsibilities and become a dorm resident advisor. Also, Meemaw and Dale make a sketchy business deal and Mary and George Sr. rekindle their romance.
610. Pancake Sunday and Textbook Flirting as Dale
Aired January 12, 2023
Mary struggles to make new friends while Mandy pushes Georgie to date another woman.