Special – 1986 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 6

DOG ASIDE: This video has wonderful footage of the Four Horsemen of Notre Dame….as Jim Crowley, the 4th Horsemen was the last to die….as he tells what it was like to be one of the Fighting Irish legends of the gridiron….which is followed by footage on Detroit Lions QB Bobby Lane…..now that’s a Texas boy…

Special – 1986 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 4

DOG ASIDE: 1986 saw the Boston Celtics take the NBA Title in a 4 – 2 series against the Twin Towers (Ralph Sampson and Akeem Olajawon) of the Houston Rockets…..as Larry Bird was awarded NBA MVP award for the year…..where the Louisville Cardinals beat the Duke Blue Devils 72 – 69 in the finals of…

Special – 1986 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 3

DOG ASIDE: The year 1986 was full of memorable plays and players such as…. Alpine Skiing Overall World Cup was won by Marc Giradelli of Luxembourg and Swiss Maria Walliser….Oklahoma Sooners defeated Penn State Nittany Lions for the National Championship….with QB Vinny Testaverde of the Miami Hurricanes taking the Heisman Trophy…..with the Boston Celtics taking…

Special – 1986 – Sports Year In Review – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: As the year 1986 in sports unfolded…..Da Bears won Super Bowl XX….following that awesome accomplishment with the team doing The Super Bowl Shuffle….which Bone Daddy has in his library…..but suffice to say….Coach Mike Ditka and his Chicago Bears put a slap-down on the New England Patriots….and 1986 was off and running…..as the OU…

Special – 1985 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 4

DOG ASIDE: This video starts off with a look at sports outside of the USA…..as Americans tend to think sports starts and ends with USA sports….but it is so untrue.  Bone Daddy has traveled fairly extensively around the world….and being the original Sportsphile….he had to search out sporting events in the places he went….so, he…

Special – 1985 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 3

DOG ASIDE: Part 3 of 1985 CBS year in review covers the year in golf and tennis.  In golf there was Benhard Langer and Curtis Stange in the Masters….Hal Sutton at the Memphis Open….Roger Maltbie’s win Westwood….and then there were the kids winning…. Bill Glasson at the Kemper Open….Mark O’Meara at The Corsby and The…

Special – 1985 CBS Sports – Year In Review – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: The year 1985 in college football provided many memorable moments…. Coach Eddie Robinson won his 324 game and passing Bear Bryant…..TCU’s Coach Jim Wacker stood tall when 7 of his players admitted to accepting money from alumni….Bo Jackson of Auburn beat out Chuck Long of Iowa for the Heisman Trophy…..and Joe Dudak of…

Special – 1985 – CBS Billy Packer – NCAA Final Four Cinderella Stories

DOG ASIDE: Bone Daddy and I just live in a land of excitement every year when March Madness comes around….as the NCAA Men’s Final Four is always chocked-full of “last second excitement”…..and it just doesn’t get any better than that to a Sportsphile.  CBS Billy Packer covers the dream story of Villanova University and Coach…

1987 NBA Playoffs – Nuggets VS Lakers – CBS At The Half

DOG ASIDE: At some point in the development of halftime shows on network sports television….the halftime became almost as important to viewers as the actual game….and in my lil ole Chiweenie humble opinion…..that point in time in the world of televised sports…..that halftime became a genre of its own….and to my way of thinking….that just…