NFL – 1986 NFC Wild Card – Washington Redskins vs Los Angeles Rams – 1st Half

DOG ASIDE: This 1986 NFL NFC Wild Card Playoff game features Brent Musberger, Jimmy ‘The Greek” Snyder and Irv Cross in studio for CBS…..with the legendary game commentator crew of Pat Summerall and John Madden bringing the “play by play” coverage of the game….and any time you get to hear these two bring an NFL…

NFL – Great Teams Great Years – 1976 Oakland Raiders – Part 2

DOG COMMENTARY: This second part of the NFL Films production of Great Teams Great Years – The 1976 Oakland Raiders starts with the division playoffs against the New England Patriots….then carries the viewer through the AFC Championship game with the Pittsburgh Steelers…..and culminates with the winning of Super Bowl XI against the NFC Champion Minnesota…

NFL – Great Teams Great Years – 1976 Oakland Raiders – Part 1

DOG COMMENTARY: After having appeared in the three previous AFC Championship Games – and having lost all three—the 1976 Raiders finally won the conference championship….and went on to win their first Super Bowl….ater posting a 13–1 regular season record and winning their sixth AFC West championship in seven seasons,…as the Raiders rolled to victories against…

NFL – 1967 Green Bay Packers – Part 2

DOG COMMENTARY: The Green Bay Packers were the gold standard of the NFL from 1959 through 1967…..during the years that legendary Coach Vince Lombardi was at the helm…..while having legendary quarterback Bart Starr guiding his offense against the ranks of the best defenses the NFL could offer….the Fearsome Foresome of the Los Angeles Rams, the…

NFL – 1967 Green Bay Packers – Part 1

DOG COMMENTARY: The 1967 Green Bay Packers season was their 48th season in the National Football League and resulted in a 9–4–1 record and a victory in Super Bowl II….as they beat the Dallas Cowboys in the NFL Championship Game….a game commonly known as the “Ice Bowl”….which marked the second time the Packers had won…

NFL – 1985 Madden All Pro Linebackers – Lawrence Taylor & Mike Singletary

DOG COMMENTARY: In this lil ole chiweenie sportsphile’s opinion….any time I get to hear and see John Madden…..it just makes me feel good….cuz there’s something about the combination of his significant physical stature….his energy and enthusiams for all things that he love…..the way explained with a piece of chalk and a knowledge of the game….and…

NFL – Special – Old 1956 Rivals Touch Football Game – NY Giants VS Baltimore Colts – 2nd Half

DOG ASIDE: The Baltimore Colts won the NFL Championship in 1958….a game widely known as the “Greatest Game Ever Played” for its dramatic conclusion…in a game where the New York Giants….with Hall of Famers  QB Y A Title, RB Frank Gifford and LB Sam Huff squared off against the Baltimore Colts with Hall of Famers QB Johnny…

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…