Tim Riggins played by Taylor Kitsch — The of the Dillon Panthers. He is the troubled best friend to Jason Street. He is the ex-boyfriend of Tyra Collette and now dates Lyla Garrity, with whom he has an off and on relationship. Of course, both were stops in quite a long line of girls, as Riggins is known as a bit of a womanizer. He solves many of his problems through promiscuous sex and heavy drinking