'Deadliest Catch' Season 9 finale: Jake Anderson, forever the 'greenhorn'

When fans of the reality hit "Deadliest Catch," airing Tuesdays on Discovery Channel, first met deckhand Jake Anderson, he was a wide-eyed greenhorn (rookie fisherman) coming aboard the F/V Northwestern to catch crab in Alaska's Bering Sea.Under the tutelage of Capt. Sig Hansen and his younger brother, deck boss Edgar Hansen, Anderson endured the losses of his sister and father, matured into a full-share deckhand and deck boss in his own right, got married, and earned the licenses necessary to perhaps one day become a skipper.But not all fans have caught up with Anderson's accomplishments."I think I will always probably be kind of the underdog, the greenhorn," Anderson tells Zap2it. "I've been fishing crab alone for eight years, and I've always been in that position of being a greenhorn."Especially with television and media ... if you talk to another guy who's been fishing crab for eight years, he's not going to be called a greenhorn....



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