NFL – Great QBs – Graham & Tittle & Dawson & Layne & Van Brocklin

DOG COMMENTARY: Otto Everett Graham Jr. was an American football quarterback who played for the Cleveland Browns in the All-America Football Conference (AAFC) and National Football League (NFL)….who is regarded by critics as one of the most dominant players of his era….after having taken the Browns to league championship games every year between 1946 and 1955….while…

NFL – Great Coaches – Minnesota Vikings Bud Grant

THE GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT IN SPORTS THAT I HAVE EVER SEEN As I often do….I was moved by a sports program that I saw on television today….which was about Chris Spielman and his wife Stephanie…..and her 11 year fight with breast cancer….when in the last days of her life, she, Chris and her children were participating…

NFL – Hardest Hits Hardest Hitters -Ray Nitschke & Dick Butkus & LawrenceTaylor

DOG COMMENTARY: This video showcases three (3) of the NFL’s All-Time Greatest Linebackers….Green Bay Packer Ray Nitschke, Chicago Bears Dick Butkus and New York Giants Lawrence Taylor….for there may never be a trio of linebackers who were tougher, meaner or more intimidating than these guys….as each were inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame…

NFL – Greatest QBs Ever – Saints Archie Manning & Steelers Terry Bradshaw

DOG COMMENTARY: When you consider the history of the two NFL franchises of the New Orleans Saints and the Pittsburgh Steelers…..you find a tale of two cities……one being the home of the “lovable losers” known for many years as the “Aint’s”….and the other being the 6 – time SuperBowl champions known as the “steel curtain”….with…

NFL – 1985 Monday Night Match-Up – Cowboys VS Redskins – Part 1

DOG COMMENTARY: No matter where you look in the universe and history of American sports competition…..there is no greater rivalry than the Dallas Cowboys vs the Washington Redskins…..not the Lakers vs Celtics in the NBA…..not the Yankees vs Red Sox in MLB…..not the Longhorns vs Sooners in NCAA football…..not the Tar Heels vs Blue Devils…

NFL – 1985 Monday Night Match-Up – Bears VS Dolphins – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: In the mid-1980’s, ESPN featured NFL Monday Night Football…..and their pre-game production was called “Monday Night Match-Up”….which featured Steve Sabol (NFL Films fame) and Allie Sherman (NFL Head Coach fame) at the desk….and ESPN NFL analyst / commentator Chris Berman would often times join the desk with the two hosts Sabol and Sherman.…

NFL Films – 1985 All Pro Team – Defensive Backs & Running Backs

DOG COMMENTARY: During the 7 year process of personally transferring 2300 hours of vintage sports, comedy and music videos from Sony BetaMax cassettes to digital….while trying to identify each event / program and it’s participants has been a daunting task to say the least….and when you spend that kind of time in process and application…..even…

NFL – 1985 All Pro Team – QB Dan Marino & Special Teams

DOG COMMENTARY: When I consider the two greatest quarterbacks in Miami Dolphin franchise history….Bob Griese and Dan Marino…I have to say my pick as the best of the two would be Dan Marino…..but that’s partly cuz he was so good looking…..for this lil ole chiweenie Sportsphile wouldn’t mind finding his cleats under my bed in…

NFL – 1985 Madden All Pro Linebackers – Lawrence Taylor & Mike Singletary

DOG COMMENTARY: In this lil ole chiweenie sportsphile’s opinion….any time I get to hear and see John Madden…..it just makes me feel good….cuz there’s something about the combination of his significant physical stature….his energy and enthusiams for all things that he love…..the way explained with a piece of chalk and a knowledge of the game….and…