This is the first episode in which Sam leaps with someone under the age of eighteen: Eddie Vega, a sixteen-year-old high school student. It is also the first time that he leaps into a Hispanic person.
This is the one of the only episodes in which Al first appears to Sam before the opening credits.
The director of this episode, John Cullum
, previously played John O'Malley in "Catch A Falling Star
Sam: I thought I told you to stay away from Chuey.
Ruben: Does he tell you when to wipe your butt too?
Chuey: You bet on us?
Ruben: Hey, would I bet against my old high school?
Chuey: You would if the odds were right.
Ruben: I think I like this kid of yours, Celia.
Al: That's the story with our country. Mothers and fathers go through all kinds of hardships just to see that their kids get a better break than they had.
Al: Sam, that pass was like a ten dollar hooker. It wasn't pretty but it got the job done.
Sam: Where have you been?
Al: I've been watching SuperBowl XXX...and the Steelers are down by three...