Sports Legend Special On Sportscaster Curt Gowdy Hosted By George Plimton

DOG ASIDE: Truly one of the all time great sportscaster/broadcaster/analyst was Curt Gowdy….as he was at the helm of televised sports when sportscasters covered all types of sports….they didn’t specialize like John Madden in football, Dick Vitale in basketball, et al….for he was of the same mold as Jim McKay, Keith Jackson, Howard Cosell, et…

1981 Boxing WBC Super Featherweight Championship With Cornelius Boza Edwards VS Rolando Navarate

DOG ASIDE: From this sportsphile’s perspective….in the universe of the hoopla in boxing,,,,which has been there since 1964….when The Greatest, Muhammad Ali….brought television to the sport of boxing…and the hoopla has only grown since that day…..anyway, in the hoopla of those who are extremely marketable television boxers….the great British boxers have been overlooked…..after all, this…

Bone Daddy’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Caps Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: It seems to me….and I know…I am just a lil ole Chiweenie sportsphile….but, I think there are really only two pieces of paraphernalia that are synonymous with sports….a ball and a cap….and when it comes to caps….they are simply worn by the majority of sports fans that participate in or go to live…

1979 Sports Illustrated Athlete Of The Year 1st 25 Years- Muhammad Ali

DOG ASIDE: This video takes a look at Sports Illustrated Magazine’s Athlete of the Year winners for the 1st 25 years of their publication….since August 16, 1954….as hosted by James Caan….covering winners such as MLB Hank Aaron, Golfer Jack Nicklaus, Jockey Stevie Cauthern, Tennis Bjorn Borg, NCAA Football Coach Bud Wilkerson, NHL’s Montreal Canadiens et…

Excerpts Of 1978 NCAAM 1978 Texas Longhorns Coach Abe Lemons VS DePaul University Coach Ray Meyers

DOG ASIDE: In this 1978 video excerpts of the NCAAM basketball game between the Texas Longhorns vs #1 DePaul University….was a clash between two legendary coaches….Abe Lemons of Texas….and Ray Meyers of DePaul.  Meyers team was ranked #1 in the nation at the time….partly due to the tremendous talent of Mark Aguire….a 2-time concensus collegiate…

1977 NCAAF University of Texas Coach Fred Akers Show

DOG ASIDE: Fred Akers is a former American football player and coach…who served as head football coach at the University of Wyoming (1975–1976)….the University of Texas at Austin (1977–1986)….and Purdue University (1987–1990)….compiling a career college football record of 108–75–3. Akers spent eight years as an assistant on Darrell Royal’s staff in the mid- to late ’60s and early…

Bone Daddy’s NFL 1978 Houston Oilers Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: Bone Daddy has been a Dallas Cowboy fan for a very long time….since the early 60’s….when QB Don Meredith was throwing bombs to Bullet Bob Hayers….so he never could really get his arms around the Houston Oilers…that at least was until The Tyler Rose….Earl Campbell the 1977 Heisman Trophy Winner from The University…

Bone Daddy’s NFL Caps Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE:  This post provides you with caps of NFL events attended by Bone Daddy over the years. The Raiders, especially the teams coached by John Madden….are at the top of his list of all time favorite NFL teams….along with the Houston Oilers coached by Bum Phillips with running back Earl Campbell….as both these teams…