Name: Dan Evans
Starting Weight: 310 lbs.
Eliminated Weight: 198 lbs.
Hometown: Frankfort, IL
Favorite cheat food:Chinese food, French fries
Goal for '08:To wear leather pants
1.) What was your big turning point -- either during the show or before that made you realize you needed to lose weight?
Dan: About 6 months ago, a close friend of mine passed away.
2.) If you could go back in time, would you go on the show with the same weight-loss buddy? Why or why not?
Dan: I love my mom and I wouldn’t have done this with anyone else.
3.) Who worked harder at losing weight—you or your partner? Tell us why.
Dan: My mom and I challenged each other equally and that is why we made a great team.
4.) What do you think your biggest weight-loss obstacles will be now that you're dieting on your own?
Dan: Not having Bob there. The fear of Bob is a great motivator.
5. ) Who do you think will make it to the end of the show and why?
Dan: Me, because I’m so cool.
6.) What is one thing that happened behind-the-scenes that no one would know from watching the show?
Dan: I love stealing the production golf carts.
7.)What advice can you give other people who are hoping to lose extra pounds?
Dan: Get on The Biggest Loser.
8.) What strategy did you use to try and stay on the show? Why don’t you think it worked?
Dan: Mainly, just losing the weight. That was my strategy.
9.) Do you think anyone was portrayed unfairly on the show?
Dan: I don’t know. I haven’t seen the show.
10. Did anyone act differently when the cameras were off?
Dan: Everyone acted differently. Everyone.