NFL – 1988 – NFC Championship – Minnesota Vikings VS Washington Redskins – 2nd Quarter

DOG ASIDE:  This 1988 NFC Championship game between the Washington Redskins verses Minnesota Vikings was played on January 17, 1988 at RFK Stadium in Washington, DC in front of 55, 212 fans.   After the Redskins had taken a 1st Qtr lead of 7 – 0….most of the 2nd Qtr was a defensive struggle….when with just…

NFL – 1987 – NFC Championship – Minnesota Vikings VS Washington Redskins – 1st Quarter

DOG COMMENTARY:    This 1987-88 NFC Championship game between the Washington Redskins verses Minnesota Vikings was played on January 17, 1988 at Robert F. Kennedy Stadium in Washington, DC in front of a home crowd of 55,212 “screaming hogs in attendance”.  CBS was broadcasting this game featuring their legendary lead crew of John Madden and…

NFL – 1988 NFC Championship – Washington Redskins VS Minnesota Vikings – With Madden & Summerall

DOG COMMENTARY: This 1988 NFC Championship game between the Minnesota Vikings versas the Washington Redskins was a hard fought battle that went down to the last two minutes of the game….when the Vikings had the ball with 1st down on the Redskin 23 yard line with 1 minute 37 seconds left in the game.  In…

NFL – Special – Super Memories Of Super Bowls I – XIII

DOG COMMENTARY: This video is awesome because Harry Kalas of NFL Films fame gives the viewer a compilation of highlights from the first Super Bowl game played through the 13th Super Bowl game played….which makes it a treasure in its own right. In the chronology of all things Super Bowl….starting off with the Green Bay…

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

DOG ASIDE: Any time you can get John Madden and Pat Summerall on camera while working together under whatever circumstances….it is probably going to be worth watching….and this video is certainly no exception….and Coach and Pat a moving down the highway in the “Madden Mobile” heading to their next gig as CBS lead Sunday NFL…

NFL – Super Bowl XIII – NBC Preview – Steeler Linebackers Vs Cowboys Backs

DOG ASIDE: This clip from NBC’s Super Bowl XIII Preview….aired in advance of their coverage of the game….has Bryan Gumble and Mike Adamle breaking down the match-up between the Steelers linebacker core of Jack Lambert, Jack Ham and Robin Cole against the Dallas Cowboys offensive backfield of RB Tony Dorsett, QB Roger Staubach and RB…

NFL – Hghilights – Super Bowl XI – Oakland Raiders VS Minnesota Vikings – Part 2

DOG COMMENTARY: The NFL awarded Super Bowl IX to Pasadena, California on March 19, 1975 at the owners’ meetings held in Honolulu….as this game marked the second Super Bowl appearance for the Oakland Raiders….who lost in their first Super Bowl II against the Green Bay Packers….who were coached by legendary coach Vince Lombardi. Two years after their Super…

NFL – Super Bowl Super Memories – Minnesota Vikings

DOG COMMENTARY: During the decade of the 1970’s….the Minnesota Vikings were one of the more domineering NFL teams….having played in Superbowl IV (1970)….Superbowl VIII (1974)….Superbowl IX (1975)….and Superbowl XI (1977)….but wht sports fans remember about this team is that they never won one….albeit they were losses to some really good teams like Coach Hank Stram’s Kansas City…

NFL – Great Players – Minnesota Vikings DE Jim Marshall

DOG COMMENTARY: James Lawrence Marshall is a retired American football player who played defensive end for the Cleveland Browns (1960) and the Minnesota Vikings (1961–1979)….who was a member of the Vikings’ famous “Purple People Eaters”….a defensice line that consisted of Marshall (DE), Alan Page (DT), Gary Larsen(DT), and Carl Eller (DE),…a force down in the trenches…