Originally posted on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 6/10/13

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 21: Fred Smoot #27 of the Washington Redskins is introduced before the game against the New York Giants during their game on December 21, 2009 at Fedex Field in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Have you ever 'run through the okra patch' before? Guys? Gals? Oh--you don't know what that is? Well, you might be surprised to find out that you have done it before or are a really big fan of it without even knowing what it is. Former NFL DB Fred Smoot was on Reddit Monday talking about 'running through the okra patch,' the Vikings Love Boat Scandal, and so much more. And yes, the Love Boat Scandal and 'running through the okra patch' are related...curious now? Smoot played for the Washington Redskins and Minnesota Vikings during his nine-year career. One of the more memorable moments of it was the Love Boat Scandal that rocked the Vikings in 2006. He talked about that in his Reddit AMA: Oh--Mom, Dad--you may not want Junior reading this. Well, that's one way to promote eating your vegetables! Smoot talks about all sorts of things in the AMA. If you are interested in hearing some of the inner thoughts of a former NFL star it's worth checking out. And h...
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