Special – 1987 NBC Sports – Year In Review – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: In the year 1987….Catfish Hunter and Billy Williams were elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame….as Catfish is a very popular pitcher in Bone Daddy’s book….cuz he was with the A’s when Dick Williams was Manager….and BD spent three hours talking baseball and life in general with that great baseball manager….as Bone Daddy…

Special – 1986 – Sports Year In Review – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: This delightful review of sports in 1986……starts off with highlights of the entire 1986 World Cup…..with Argentina….led by Maradona…taking down a strong West Germany side in the Finals….then the video moves into auto racing….with Mario Andretti at the Indy 500…..plus Bobby Rajal, A J Foyt, Al and Bobby Unser….and endless days of rain…..a…

Special – 1987 NBC Sports – Year In Review – Part 3

DOG ASIDE: The year 1987 gave us special teams at special moments…..Penn State Nittany Lions beating Miami Hurricanes for the National Championship of college football….the New York Giants beating the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XXI….in MLB the Minnesota Twins took down the St Louis Cardinals in 7 games to win the World Series….the Lakers…

Special – 1987 NBC Sports – Year In Review – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: This video starts off with a fast running highlights of the I986 Indy 500…..to the music of “Highway To The Danger Zone” from the movie…Top Gun…..with Al Unser, Sr. winning and tying A. J. Foyt with four wins at Indy……then we get to watch the Track & Field World Championship Men’s 100m dash…

1983 Track & Field World Championship from Peking, China – Mens 100m & Pole Vault & 1500m & High Jump

DOG ASIDE: The doors to China began to open widely in the late 1970’s and early 1980’s….thanks to the development of televised sports being held all over the world. ABC had their weekly programming of Wide World of Sports….while NBC had theirs known as Sports World….as both networks would send their crews and sportscasters to…

NBC’s SportsWorld On Ryan’s First 4 No Hitters & Humorous Interview Boxer Tex Cobb

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NBC’s Sports World was a weekend program that covered the whole spectrum of sports….much like ABC’s Wide World of Sports…and CBS’s Sports Saturday and Sports Sunday programs. In this clip….NBC covers MLB Nolan Ryan’s first 4 No Hitters….and then gives you a wonderfully humorous interview with Heavyweight Boxer Tex Cobb.

Bob Costas Features Super Stars Jack Nicklaus, Jim Brown, Babe Ruth & Richard Petty et al

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Sports Commentator Bob Costas features sports superstars Jack Nicklaus, Jim Brown, Babe Ruth, Wilt Chamberlain, Billie Jean King and Richard Petty is this video presented by NBC Sports as a Celebration of Sports.