Boxing – Featherweight – 10 Round – Barry McGuigan vs Juan LaPorte

DOG COMMENTARY: Barry McGuigan, nicknamed The Clones Cyclone….is a retired Irish professional boxer from Clones, County Monaghan, Ireland….who became a World Boxing Association featherweight champion. Barry was a fan favorite for Irish and British audiences….as he represented neutrality and peace in a time when Northern Ireland (where he lived) was divided as part of The Troubles. He…

NCAAM – CBS Special – Highlights Of 50 Years At The Final Four – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: This CBS Special provides incredible highlights of the first 50 years of the Final Four at the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament….a tournament that has become tremendously popular and known as March Madness….as these highlights are guaranteed to bring back awesome memories for those of us who have followed the tournament religiously in March…

NCAAM – CBS Special – Highlights Of 50 Years At The Final Four – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: From the first 1939 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament finals…..when the Oregon Ducks beat the Ohio State Buckeyes by a score of 46 – 33…..to the 1989 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament finals…..when the Michigan Wolverines defeated the Seton Hall Pirates by a score of 80 – 79…..there have been 26 different schools to win…

NFL – Special – Old 1956 Rivals Touch Football Game – NY Giants VS Baltimore Colts – 2nd Half

DOG ASIDE: The Baltimore Colts won the NFL Championship in 1958….a game widely known as the “Greatest Game Ever Played” for its dramatic conclusion…in a game where the New York Giants….with Hall of Famers  QB Y A Title, RB Frank Gifford and LB Sam Huff squared off against the Baltimore Colts with Hall of Famers QB Johnny…

NFL – Special – A Match Made In Heaven – Pat Summerall & John Madden – Kickers

DOG COMMENTARY: Having a small taste of Pat Summerall and John Madden talking about pro kickers and pro coaches…..is like savoring a lychee nut that you roll around in your mouth for awhile….cuz you just want to enjoy the moment that the taste brings….and that is what these two guys do for this lil ole…

NFL – Special – A Match Made In Heaven – Pat Summerall & John Madden On Quarterbacks

DOG COMMENTARY: CBS sports commentators Pat Summerall and John Madden were a match made in Heaven…..as they had a special chemistry that transcends the typical broadcast teams….for this duo was more like Abbott & Costello.  Yep, Summerall was dang near a carbon copy of comedian Lou Costello….the intelligent….articulate….decisive straight man for Bud Abbott’s look alike…

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 – 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…