NFL – Special – 1985 All Madden Team Defensive Backs – John Madden & Pat Summerall

DOG ASIDE: John Madden and Pat Summerall sat at the top of the heap for NFL game sportscasters….as they formed a perfect combination of “color with emphasis” and “elegance and eloquence”….which was welcomed into the homes and hearts of American pro football fans all over the country….and their work on the All Madden Team was…

NFL – NBC Preview – Super Bowl XIII – Cowboys VS Steelers – Defensive Lines OR

DOG COMMENTARY: Western Pennsylvania with the Pittsburgh Tri-State area (including parts of Northern West Virginia and Eastern Ohio)….along with the entire state of Texas….a big place…..are known to be football hotbeds at all levels.  When Bone Daddy was in high school (1961 – 1965)….one of the biggest rivalries in high school football was The Big…

NFL – Special – Silver Season – Dallas Cowboys 25th Anniversary Season – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: Prior to the formation of the Dallas Cowboys….there had not been an NFL team south of Washington, D.C. since the Dallas Texans folded in 1952.  Oilman Clint Murchison Jr. had been trying to get an NFL expansion team in Dallas (as was Lamar Hunt – who ended up with an AFL franchise)….but George…

NFL – Special – Silver Season – Dallas Cowboys 25th Anniversary – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: The Dallas Cowboys are a professional American football team located in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex.  The team is a member of the East division of the National Football Conference(NFC) in the National Football League (NFL). They are headquartered in Valley Ranch in Irving, Texas….which is moving to Frisco, Texas in 2016.  The team…

NFL – Special – 1985 Chicago Bears Super Bowl Shuffle

DOG COMMENTARY: Without a doubt…..this is one of my all time favorite videos….cuz Da Bears are doing The Super Bowl Shuffle…..as brought to you on ESPN by Greg Gumbel and Tom Mees…..two of the sportscasters on the sports and entertainment network in the early days…..for here were the World Champion Chicago Bears doing a “non-gangster”…

NFL – Men Who Played The Game – Cleveland Browns TE Ossie Newsome

DOG ASIDE: Ozzie Newsome Jr. (born March 16, 1956) is a former American football tight end for the Cleveland Browns….an inductee into the Pro Football Hall of Fame….and the current General Manager of the Baltimore Ravens.  Newsome was the 23rd pick in the 1978 NFL Draft for the Cleveland Browns.  He was named the Browns’ Offensive…

NFL – Men Who Played The Game – The Fridge – Chicago Bears Refrigerator Perry

DOG ASIDE: William Anthony Perry (born December 16, 1962) is a former American professional football player who was a defensive lineman in the National Football League (NFL) for ten seasons during the 1980’s and 1990’s.  Perry played college football for Clemson University….and was recognized as an All-American. He was selected in the first round of…

NFL – Special – NFL Coaches – Crunch Course On Hitting

DOG ASIDE: The game of pro football has always been a game of hitting….in fact, George Halas….founder of the NFL….has been quoted for saying….”Pro Football will always be a game of hitting”….and in this video….the viewer gets many coaches perspectives and ideas on the “Crunch Course On Hitting”…..and is well worth watching….that is if you…

NFL – Hilites – Super Bowl XIV – Pittsburg Steelers VS Los Angeles Rams – 4th Qtr

DOG ASIDE: The Pittsburgh Steelers were the best 4th Quarter team in the NFL in the 1979 season…..and Super Bowl XIV proved to be another dose of the same…..as the game lead had changed hands seven (7) times going into the 4th Quarter…..but the Steelers lived up to their history and won another Super Bowl…