'Deadliest Catch' returns for season 8; 'Junior' gives us a preview

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PHOENIX -- The "Deadliest Catch" fleet sails back into action for its eighth season. What's more, the premiere will mark the 100th show of the award-winning reality series the spotlights the most dangerous job in the world.

According to Kirk Denkler, a contributor on Discovery.com, "... this season will be as good as it gets – at least for all of us viewers."

One of the captains, Scott Campbell (aka Junior) checked in with 3TV's Scott Pasmore live via satellite to talk about what's ahead for the crab-fishing crews on the icy waters of the Bering Sea this season.

"Deadliest Catch" returns to Discovery Channel on Tuesday, April 12 at 9 p.m.