April 15: Friday Night Lights, one of prime time's top dramas, launches its final season on the broadcast airwaves (it previously aired on DirecTV). A new school year brings high hopes for Coach Taylor (Kyle Chandler) and wife Tami (Connie Britton), but also plenty of new challenges. 8 p.m., NBC.
April 16: Kentucky Life rolls when it profiles the Derby City Roller Girls, goes to Russell Springs for "Today's Special" and learns all about mushroom farming in Bath County. 8 p.m., KET.
April 16: The new comedy-action series Supah Ninjas follows the adventures of a teen geek who forms a secret team of crime-fighters after learning that he's a descendant of ninjas. George Takei of Star Trek fame stars as the boy's grandpa. 8:30 p.m., Nickelodeon.
April 17: What would an episode of Family Guy be without '80s TV references? Guest voices Meredith Baxter and Michael Gross of Family Ties fame show up in a story featuring Julie Haggerty as Lois' sister, who falls in love with mayor Adam West — 1960s TV reference there. 9 p.m., Fox.
April 17: Burn Notice: The Fall of Sam Axe is a prequel to the hit USA series featuring Bruce Campbell's character, usually the sidekick to star Jeffrey Donovan, who directs this little film to whet our appetites for Burn Notice's return this summer. 9 p.m., USA.