NFL – Greatest QBs – Sammy Baugh & Sonny Jorgenson & Joe Namath

DOG ASIDE: Samuel Adrian “Slingin’ Sammy” Baugh (March 17, 1914 – December 17, 2008) was an American football player and coach. He played college football for the Horned Frogs at Texas Christian University….where he was a two-time All-American. He then played in the National Football League (NFL) for the Washington Redskins from 1937 to 1952. He was…

NFL – Great Teams Great Years – 1975 Oakland Raiders – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: Coach John Madden was hired by Al Davis as linebackers coach for the AFL’s Oakland Raiders in 1967…..putting him in the Sid Gillman coaching tree….as he helped the team reach Super Bowl II that season. A year later, after Raiders head coach John Rauch resigned to take the same position with the Buffalo Bills….Madden…

NFL – Great Teams Great Years – 1975 Oakland Raiders – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: The 1975 Oakland Raiders season was the team’s 16th season….and 6th in the National Football League.  The 1975 season would be George Blanda’s final season in the NFL…as Blanda retired with two significant records….the most seasons in American professional football (26)….and the most games played (340).  Opposing quarterbacks had a passer-rating of 37.2 against…

NFL – Greatest QBs Ever – Dallas Cowboys Roger Staubach & Baltimore Colts Johnny Unitas

DOG COMMENTARY: Roger the Dodger and Johnny U…..two of Bone Daddy’s all time favorite quarterbacks. BD was a big fan of Roger Staubach’s when he was at Navy…..for besides University of Texas RB Earl “The Tyler Rose” Campbell….Bone Daddy’s two all time favorite college football players were QB Roger Staubach and RB Joe Belino…..who both…

NFL – Greatest QBs Ever – Chiefs Len Dawson & Eagles Norm Van Brocklin

DOG ASIDE: Leonard Ray Dawson (born June 20, 1935) is a former American football quarterback and a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He played 19 seasons for three professional teams….in his last 14 seasons with the Dallas Texans/Kansas City Chiefs….and played college football at Purdue University. Dawson led the Chiefs to three American…

NFL – Great Players – Howie Long – Warlord Of The Raiders

DOG ASIDE: Man, was this guy a HUNK or what…..I mean, long before the flattop….this dude looked like Elvis on steroids….but, gee maneee he was soooo cute…..OK, just know this…..I wouldn’t mind having the Howie Long in this video’s “shoes under my bed in the morning”….cuz this lil ole Chiweenie has had a crush on…

NFL – Great Players – Minnesota Vikings DE Jim Marshall

DOG COMMENTARY: Bone Daddy and Minnesota Viking defensive end Jim Marshall have something in common….during each of their sports careers….both are remembered for their what had to be one of the most embarrassing moments that could ever happen…..in professional league and any league sports history. James Lawrence Marshall (born December 30, 1937) is a retired…

NFL – Great Coaches – Minnesota Vikings Bud Grant

DOG ASIDE: Harry Peter “Bud” Grant, Jr. (born May 20, 1927) is a former coach and player of American football and Canadian football. Grant served as the head coach of the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL) for eighteen seasons….as he was the team’s second (1967–83) and fourth (1985) head coach.  Before coaching the…

Olympics – 1972 Munich – Track – Mens 5000m & 10000m – FIN Lasse Viren – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: At the 1972 Summer Olympics at Munich….Lasse Virén won both the 5,000 and the 10,000 meter events.  At the 10,000 meters final held on 3 September, Virén broke Ron Clarke’s 7-year-old world record….despite falling in the twelfth lap after getting tangled with Emiel Puttemans….as Tunisia’s Mohamed Gammoudi also fell after being tripped by Viren’s…