Happy New Year from The Fish Tank! With 22 episodes in the books for 2021, hosts O.J. McDuffie and Seth Levit reflect back on the year that was, and identify their top 10 moments, adding in a special bonus for listeners with a never-before heard segment featuring current Miami Dolphins wide receiver, Preston Williams.
The countdown includes stories from the following guests:
10. Kendall Langford (2:19) explaining why he will NEVER fly with Matt Roth again.
9. Damon Huard (7:28) rebounding from throwing a pick-six in his first NFL game action after some sage advice from Dan Marino.
8. Wes Welker (12:04) “heads” out to his first Dolphins practice in an oversized helmet and hears all about it from his teammates.
7. Sean Smith (16:05) faces Davone Bess and realizes that he’s going to need to hone his technique and study the game to play at the NFL level.
6. John Offerdahl (21:44) recalls basking in the moment prior to his first Monday Night Football game only to be jarringly interrupted by Don Shula.
5. Irving Fryar (25:18.5) candidly expresses how he cried out for help as he battled personal demons at the beginning of his playing career.
4. Jeff Darlington (31:01) reveals how members of the media may sometimes be wilder than the athletes they cover as he struggles to find one Alex Marvez story he can share on air.
3. Bernie Kosar (35:12.5) provides background on one of the most iconic plays in Dolphins history as he details the evolution of what became known as “The Clock Play.”
2. Dwight Stephenson (45:51) recalls a moment he wishes he could take back after breaking Dan Marino’s finger simply by snapping the football.
1. Channing Crowder (50:46.5) and his teammates blow off steam following a loss in London during the dreadful 2007 season, and finally get a dub.
Bonus: Preston Williams (59:40.5) in a never before heard interview, explains why astrology is important when it comes to his dogs.
Contributors to this episode include Sean Todd aka DJ Prēc and Miami Dolphins Productions.
Theme song created and performed by The Honorable SoLo D.