Emmitt Smith: Stiff competition on 'DWTS'

With two dancers heading home Tuesday night, anything can happen on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars."

On Monday night, the four athletes -- Shawn Johnson, Emmitt Smith, Apolo Ohno and Helio Castroneves -- all stayed in the middle of the pack of the 11 remaining couples.

"All the competition has stepped up. There is a particularly high number of quality dancers on the show," said Smith, who scored 25 points with partner Cheryl Burke. "I'm having as much fun as I ever did."

The three lowest totals Monday night went to Drew Lachey, Kirstie Alley and Bristol Palin, but that doesn't necessarily mean they will go home.

The weight of the results for the dance-elimination show is 50 percent by judges and 50 percent by public vote. And Tuesday, two dancers will go.

Smith, who won Season 3, said the dance routines are more difficult, but he wouldn't have it any other way.

"I love the idea of competition," Smith said. "I can't think of too many jobs without competition."