Steve Smith Sr. is the eighth-leading receiver in NFL history and easily one of the toughest guys to ever grace a football field. However, without a job that he had at Taco Bell in his youth, the two-time All-Pro may have never gotten a chance to star for the Carolina Panthers and Baltimore Ravens.

Steve Smith Sr. got into a fight with a junior college teammate and recently revealed that his job at Taco Bell likely prevented him from being shot by the unidentified teammate shortly after the incident.

The wide receiver-turned-media guy shared the story on the most recent episode of 10 Questions With Kyle Brandt: