Ep. 5: Rob’s bromance with Andrew Hawkins, Ryan Fitzpatrick on his first Gasparilla, Xavier Rhodes’ fear of the pirate ship and Business Connect!
10News anchor Ryan Bass and Rob Higgins, president/CEO of the Super Bowl LV Host Committee, welcome a bevy of guests to their booth on Radio Row in Miami. NFL Network and former wide receiver Andrew Hawkins joins the pod to chat about his love of Tampa (6:25) and learning the Patriot Way. Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick stops by to chat about his time with the Buccaneers, stealing DeSean Jackson's outfit and taking in his first Gasparilla (17:36). Former FSU star and Minnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes visited with Ryan to explain what makes Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston special and why he's scared of the pirate ship at Raymond James Stadium (23:28). Tampa Bay Sports Commission COO Claire Lessinger (29:30) and LaKendria Robinson, the Director of Business Connect and Community Outreach for the Super Bowl 55 Host Committee, also give their unique perspectives on the work being done leading up to 2021.