NFL – NBC Preview – Super Bowl XIII – Cowboys VS Steelers – Offense Comparisons

DOG ASIDE: Part 1 of this 5-part video series provides NBC’s assessment of both the Cowboys and the Steelers offensive schemes and skill levels….as both teams were loaded with talent….both on the offensive line and at the skill positions.  It was certainly difficult to say which team had the most talent…..as both teams sent their…

NFL – Special – Passport To Pasadena – Part 4 – Vikings & Raiders & Chargers & Rams

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Part 4 of the CBS special “Passport to Pasadena” focuses on the Minnesota Vikings with new quarterback Tommy Kramer…..the Raiders trying to get by with QB Ken Stabler’s injured elbow….the San Diego Chargers with “Air Coryell” and Dan Fouts…..followed by the L A Rams and QB Vince Ferragamo.

NFL – Special – Passport To Pasadena – Steelers & Cowboys & Oilers & Seahawks – Prt 3

DOG ASIDE: The viewer gets a good look at the status of the champion Pittsburgh Steelers…..the perennial powerhouse Dallas Cowboys….the NFL rushing leader Earl Campbell of the Houston Oilers….and the Seattle Seahawks with rising start QB Jim Zorn…..for the upcoming 1979 NFL season….as all signs lent themselves toward having an outstanding year in the NFL.…

NFL – Special – Passport To Pasadena – Giants & Chiefs & Falcons – Part 2 imasportsphile

DOG ASIDE: This video goes into detail about the effects of what has been called the “Miracle at the Meadowlands”….where with seconds left on the clock with the Giants up by 5 point against the Eagles….and all the Giants QB Joe Pisarcik had to do was take a knee…but he didn’t…thus fumbling the hand-off….only to…

NFL – CBS Special – Passport To Pasedena – Preview Of 1979 Season – Part 1

DOG COMMENTARY: This CBS Sports Special previews the upcoming 1979 season in the NFL…..as hosted by Brett Musberger, Jane Kennedy and Irv Cross…..the then CBS Sunday commentator team.  As with sports commentators like Chris Berman, Bob Ley, Dick Vitale, Marv Albert, Greg Gumbel and Bob Costas….Musberger is still at the mike in 2016…..as these folks…

NFL – Highlights – Super Bowl VIII – Miami Dolphins VS Minnesota Vikings – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: Super Bowl VIII was an American football game between the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Minnesota Vikings and the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Miami Dolphins to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1973 season. The Dolphins defeated the Vikings by the score of 24–7 to win their second consecutive…

NFL – Highlights – Super Bowl XI – Oakland Raiders VS Minnesota Vikings – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: This was the Raiders’ second Super Bowl appearance after losing Super Bowl II. They posted a 13–1 regular season record before defeating the New England Patriots and the Pittsburgh Steelers in the playoffs. The Vikings were making their fourth Super Bowl appearance after posting an 11–2–1 regular season record and playoff victories over…

NFL – Hilites – Super Bowl XI – Oakland Raiders VS Minnesota Vikings – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: Super Bowl XI was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Oakland Raiders and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Minnesota Vikings to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1976 season.  The Raiders defeated the Vikings by the score of 32–14 to win their first Super Bowl.…

NFL – Highlights – 1979 Game Of Week – St Louis Cardinals VS Pittsburgh Steelers

DOG ASIDE: This was a really good game…..as the Cardinals were led by quarterback Jim Hart, WR Mel Grey and RB O J Anderson…..leading the Cards to a 9 point lead going into the 4th Quarter…..when Steelers QB Terry Bradshaw hooked up with WR John Stallworth, WR Lynn Swann and RB Franco Harris to steal…