Even though he was clearly struggling in addition to down on himself, Nick gave his partner all the credit she deserved. “You see these pros doing the opening number in addition to you’re like, ‘Wow, she looks so Great when she doesn’t have me pulling her down with her dead weight,'” the 43-year-old singer told Erin Andrews after their dance. “although, honestly, which show is usually about so much more than the dancing, in addition to I’m having a blast, in addition to I’ll continue to have a blast as long as they’ll have me on here. which’s been a lot of fun in addition to which dance was a lot of fun, so thank you.”
Unfortunately, which time came to an end less than two hours later. Bruno in addition to Len both gave the duo 6s, while Shania in addition to Carrie awarded them 7s. While those numbers elicited a boo coming from pro dancer Lindsay Arnold, the total of 26 out of 40 gave them the lowest score of the night.
within the end, which came down to Nick in addition to Peta in addition to Terrell Owens in addition to Cheryl Burke as the last two couples — even though T.O. scored his first 10 of the year coming from Shania — although, ultimately, the former 98 Degrees singer was sent packing.
Peta seemed to know they were going home, nodding before giving Nick a hug after their names were called.
“I’m most proud of the fact which we laid which all out there every week,” Nick told Erin — who tried to reassure him which he wasn’t supposed to come on the show a professional dancer — after he in addition to Peta were eliminated. “I came in here not a very Great dancer, I’m going to leave not a very Great dancer, although I’m proud of the effort we gave. which’s all I can ask. which was a blast… I can’t say enough about which wonderful woman [Peta] in addition to the journey we had together.”