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Tank Talks About Emmitt's Mixup

Tank Williams received a phone call from former Cowboys running back Emmitt Smith, who referred to Williams on ESPN as Tank Johnson, the former Bears defensive tackle who has had multiple legal issues and is currently suspended by the league. See what Williams had to say about the phone call and the case of mistaken identification, which isn't the first time it has happened.

Vikings safety Tank Williams received his anticipated apology from former Dallas Cowboys running back Emmitt Smith. Smith, working for ESPN, inadvertently referred to former Bears defensive tackle Tank Johnson as Tank Williams. Smith reportedly made the error several times, and it wasn't corrected during that telecast, according to the Sporting News. Williams said Smith called him personally and... Recommended Stories

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