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.…

Boxing – Jr Welterweight Bout – David Taylor VS Al Laddie

DOG ASIDE: This video features a 6 round junior welterweight bout between David Taylor and Al Laddie….who were two journeyman boxers who fought often times on USA Networks Friday Night Fights during the 1980’s.  Although neither of the boxers ever amounted to any particular significance in the ring…..this was a pretty darn good fight that…

Boxing – Continental Americas Welterweight Title – Davey Hilton VS Dennis Horne

DOG ASIDE: Dave “Davey” Hilton, Jr. is a Canadian former boxing world champion. He is a member of the Fighting Hilton Family and is the former brother-in-law of Arturo Gatti. He held the WBC super middleweight title briefly after defeating Dingaan Thobela in December 2000….but shortly thereafter, the WBC stripped it from him after child molestation…

Boxing – 10 Rnd Welterweight Bout – Mike Picciotti VS Kirkland Lange

DOG ASIDE: Kirkland Laing is a retired British welterweight boxer nicknamed The Gifted One….who fought 56 times in a twenty-year career….the highlight of which was a shock split decision win over Roberto Durán in September 1982. The fight was selected as Ring Magazine’s upset of the year…..as Laing was a two-time winner of the British welterweight title….winning the…

Boxing – Middleweight Title – Vito Antuofermo VS Marvin Hagler – 1st Fight Round 11 – 15

DOG ASIDE: This video is the finish to the 1st world middleweight title fight between champion Vito Antuofermo vs Marvin Hagler…..as it picks up where the first video posted for this particular title fight left off at the end of the 10th round…..and carries the viewer through the 11th to end of the 15th round…..followed…

Boxing – WBA Junior Middleweight Title – Champ Davey Moore VS Gary Guiden

DOG ASIDE: This video features WBA junior middleweight champion Davey Moore…..who was another really good boxer during the golden age of boxing….for the boxing world never got to see the full development of his boxing talents because of his untimely and unexpected death at the height of his career. As an amateur, Davey Moore won…

Boxing – Middleweight Bouts – Frank Tate VS Galvin Prejean & Frank Tate VS David Barrows

DOG ASIDE: Frank Tate’s 6th and 7th professional middleweight bouts verses Calvin Prejean and David Barrows as seen in this video…..are early bouts in the career of another great boxer during the golden age of boxing (1964 – 1995)….who gets overlooked as a result of the plethora of super great and legendary boxers during this…