Marv Albert Covers Career Highlights Of Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes Fights

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Marv Albert and Dr. Ferdie Pacheco are summing up the Heavyweight Title Fight between Champ Larry Holmes vs Scott Frank….which Holmes wins with a TKO in the 5th round….followed by memories of past Heavyweight Champions set to the song “Everybody Has A Dream”.

 

NFL Great Teams Of The Philadelphia Eagles In The Late 1940s And Early 1950s

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QB Lurtis “Tommy” Thompson came out of Tulsa University as a single wing tailback and led the Philadelphia Eagles to the NFL Championship in 1948 and 1949. When the Eagles started throwing the ball with Thompson at the helm….instead of running the ball like the Eagles of old…and the team became winners

 

A Salute To The 1969 NFL World Champion Kansas City Chiefs

DOG ASIDE: The 1969 Kansas City Chiefs were led to Super Bowl IV victory by Coach Hank Stram and QB Lenny Dawson over the Bud Grant’s Minnesota Vikings. The Chiefs intimidating defense limited the Vikings to just one touchdown. This video has Coach Stram miked….providing a really good view of the positive genius of the…

NFL’s Buddy Young In Better Players But No Better Man

DOG ASIDE: The worst discrimination in the world is not color….it is size. The New York Yanks, Dallas Texans and Baltimore Colts RB Buddy Young became an All Pro in the day when the helmet had no face mask….and the talent of the league was concentrated in a 12 team league. Throughout the history of…

Broadway Joe In The Story Of Jets QB Joe Namath

DOG ASIDE: Jets QB Joe Namath was truly one of the most glamorous players to ever play in the NFL….who was as great a player as he was a showman…..long before the likes of players Prime Time Deion Sanders or Ochocinco Chad Johnson’s touchdown celebrations.  Broadway Joe was perfectly suited for The Big Apple…New York…

The Dallas Cowboys Pro Football’s Glamour Team Of The 1960s

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They are the Dallas Cowboys….a free wheeling All American star-kissed team…..motivated and disciplined by the genius of a Coach named Landry….as they are Pro Football’s glamour team of the decade of the 1960’s….dynamic, progressive and spectacular.  Consistency is a Cowboy trademark….under scored by 16 straight winning seasons….11 division titles….and 2 world championships.

 

Bone Daddy’s New York Yankees Baseball Card Collection -1956

  DOG ASIDE: I wrote and posted a story about the 1956 New York Yankees being Bone Daddy’s favorite Yankee team ever…..and this post is just an extension of that story. In 1956, Bone Daddy’s favorite all time Yankees “The Mick” Mickey Mantle had a breakout season….after showing progressive improvement each of his first five…