Bone Daddy’s 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics Original Pictures Collection Pieces

DOG ASDIE: The following original pictures were taken by Bone Daddy while attending the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics….on a trip that proved to not only be memorable…but also historic…resulting in an abundance of 1984 Olympics collection pieces.  The following, for the most part, are pictures taken at the Closing Ceremonies….a group of pictures at…

Bone Daddy’s 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics Official Pins Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: In the process of going to a live event in every sport in the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles….each time an event was attended….the first thing that Bone Daddy did when he entered an Olympic venue….he would buy a pin or button signifying the sporting event and the venue in which it…

Bone Daddy’s 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics Official Publications Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: Throughout the 14 days that Bone Daddy, Sky Pilot and Prince of Pleasure spent in Los Angeles attending a live event in every sport of the 1984 Summer Olympics…if there was an affordable and accessible piece of Olympic memorabilia that could be obtained….it was indeed obtained….as this collection of official Olympic publications proves…

CBS Sports Sunday Pat O’Brien Featuring USA Speed Skaters Dan Jansen & Erik Henriksen & Nick Thometz At Netherlands World Championship

DOG ASIDE: Daniel Erwin “Dan” Jansen is a retired American speed skater. A multiple world champion in sprint and perennial favorite at the Winter Olympics…he won a gold medal in his final race (1,000 meters) in the 1994 Winter Olympics at the end of his career. Keith James (“Nick”) Thometz was an American ice speed-skater. For…

The Story Of Grandson Of Knute Rockne Coaching Football At East Carbon High School In Utah

DOG ASIDE: Just the name Knute Rockne conjures up visions of college football….young men playing a game they love….while being motivated by the finest of coaches…each who understands the psychology of teaching and motivating boys to play a game….while ultimately developing men to be able to tackle all of life’s challenges after they quit playing…

NCAA Football Highlights The Legend Of Bear Bryant

DOG ASIDE: In 1954, Bryant accepted the head coaching job at Texas A&M University…..where he also served as athletic director.  The Aggies suffered through a grueling 1-9 initial season….which began with the infamous training camp in Junction, Texas…..when the “survivors” were given the name “Junction Boys”.  Two years later, Bryant led the team to the…

1985 ESPN With David Sullivan On NCAA Football David McWilliams As New Coach At Texas Tech

DOG ASIDE: This ESPN Sportscenter clip from 1985 covers the announcement of David McWilliams a former American football player at The University of Texas from 1961 to 1963….and defensive coordinator at Texas from 1982 to 1985 when he was named as the head coach at Texas Tech University in 1986. McWilliams returned to UT at…

1978 ESPN NFL Primetime With Tom Jackson & Chris Bermen & Gayle Gardner

DOG ASIDE: This video clip gives you a look at a 1978 ESPN telecast with Chris Berman, Tom Jackson and Gayle Gardner…who were some of the original ESPN sportscasters.  Both Berman and Jackson are still bringing the NFL on ESPN in 2016…..some 38 years later…which by any standard is a significant accomplishment….especially when you consider…