Special – 1987 NBC Sports – Year In Review – Part 3

DOG ASIDE: The year 1987 gave us special teams at special moments…..Penn State Nittany Lions beating Miami Hurricanes for the National Championship of college football….the New York Giants beating the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XXI….in MLB the Minnesota Twins took down the St Louis Cardinals in 7 games to win the World Series….the Lakers…

Special – 1987 NBC Sports – Year In Review – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: This video starts off with a fast running highlights of the I986 Indy 500…..to the music of “Highway To The Danger Zone” from the movie…Top Gun…..with Al Unser, Sr. winning and tying A. J. Foyt with four wins at Indy……then we get to watch the Track & Field World Championship Men’s 100m dash…

Special – 1986 – Sports Year In Review – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: As the year 1986 in sports unfolded…..Da Bears won Super Bowl XX….following that awesome accomplishment with the team doing The Super Bowl Shuffle….which Bone Daddy has in his library…..but suffice to say….Coach Mike Ditka and his Chicago Bears put a slap-down on the New England Patriots….and 1986 was off and running…..as the OU…

Special – 1985 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 4

DOG ASIDE: This video starts off with a look at sports outside of the USA…..as Americans tend to think sports starts and ends with USA sports….but it is so untrue.  Bone Daddy has traveled fairly extensively around the world….and being the original Sportsphile….he had to search out sporting events in the places he went….so, he…

Special – 1985 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 3

DOG ASIDE: Part 3 of 1985 CBS year in review covers the year in golf and tennis.  In golf there was Benhard Langer and Curtis Stange in the Masters….Hal Sutton at the Memphis Open….Roger Maltbie’s win Westwood….and then there were the kids winning…. Bill Glasson at the Kemper Open….Mark O’Meara at The Corsby and The…

Special – 1985 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: The year 1985 in college football provided many memorable moments…. Coach Eddie Robinson won his 324 game and passing Bear Bryant…..TCU’s Coach Jim Wacker stood tall when 7 of his players admitted to accepting money from alumni….Bo Jackson of Auburn beat out Chuck Long of Iowa for the Heisman Trophy…..and Joe Dudak of…

Special – 1985 – CBS Billy Packer – NCAA Final Four Cinderella Stories

DOG ASIDE: Bone Daddy and I just live in a land of excitement every year when March Madness comes around….as the NCAA Men’s Final Four is always chocked-full of “last second excitement”…..and it just doesn’t get any better than that to a Sportsphile.  CBS Billy Packer covers the dream story of Villanova University and Coach…

Special – 1985 – John Madden’s Journal – 1985 Sports Year In Review – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: John Madden is truly a rare American national resource….he should be crowned as a natural spring for footbal from which billions flow….even more so today….some 34 years after this video was taped.  During the mid-1980’s, Madden had his own program called John Madden’s Journal….and it was some really good stuff….delivered in that undeniable…

Special – 1985 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: In the year 1985…..sports was in full bloom around the world…..with Associated Press Athletes of the Year Men’s Dwight Gooden, NY Mets and Women’s Nancy Lopez, LPGA golf…with Pete Rose winning ABC Wide World of Sports Athlete of the Year…..as there are so many other champions and championship moments in this 3-part video…