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…

NFL – CBS Special – Passport To Pasedena – Preview Of 1979 Season – Part 1

DOG COMMENTARY: This CBS Sports Special previews the upcoming 1979 season in the NFL…..as hosted by Brett Musberger, Jane Kennedy and Irv Cross…..the then CBS Sunday commentator team.  As with sports commentators like Chris Berman, Bob Ley, Dick Vitale, Marv Albert, Greg Gumbel and Bob Costas….Musberger is still at the mike in 2016…..as these folks…

NFL – 1987 All Madden Team – Linebackers – Lawrence Taylor & Mike Singletary

DOG ASIDE: Lawrence Julius Taylor (born February 4, 1959)….nicknamed “L.T.”….is a Hall of Fame former American football player. Taylor played his entire professional career as a linebacker for the New York Giants (1981–1993) in the National Football League (NFL). He is considered to be one of the greatest players in the history of football….and has been…

Special – 1986 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 5

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1986 gave sports fans everywhere an incredible US Tennis Open Women’s Finals between reigning queen Martina Navratilova and so to be queen of the courts, Steffi Graf….while in boxing Mike Tyson looked unbeatable….and Sugar Ray Leonard and Marvin Hagler finally meet in the ring for the Middleweight Title. 

Special – 1986 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: In this video of the review of 1986 in sports….probably the biggest sports headline was taken by PGA golfer Jack Nicklaus….as the Golden Bear became the oldest Masters winner (age 46) in winning his last major golf championship…..as Greg Norman won the British Open….Ray Floyd the US Open….and Bob Tway the PGA Championship.…