Sam at Eleven is the fourth episode of the first season of Cheers, and the fourth episode overall.
Guest Starring: Fred Dryer (Dave Richards), Paul Vaughn (Customer #1), Eapen Mathai (The Recordist), Michael Mann (The Guy), Harry Anderson (Harry "the Hat" Gittes)
When Sam is approached by Dave Richards to be interviewed for a Boston sportscast, he realizes how much he misses the attention of being a professional athlete.
Behind the Scenes
- The show's creators originally envisioned Sam as a former football player. At that time, Fred Dryer, himself a former football player who appears here as Dave Richards, was among those in the running for the role.