NFL – Special – 1978 – Inside The NFL – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: The 1978 NFL season saw the Dallas Cowboys lead the NFL in defensive sacks on the quarterback….while the 49’ers were in such shambles that they had to resort to WR Fred Soloman as their quarterback at one point in this season….however, the league did introduce two sensational rookies in San Diego’s WR John…

NFL – Highlights – 1985 – This Week In NFL – Chargers Vs Oilers & Steelers Vs Broncos imasportsphile

DOG COMMENTARY: After posting some 1400 video posts of vintage sports, comedy and music….I have to admit that some of my more enjoyable posts are those known as This Week in the NFL and This Week in MLB….cuz it gives me a chance to see who was leading each team during a particular week during a particular…

NFL – Pregame 1985 MNF – Raiders VS Chargers – With Gifford & SImpson & Namath

DOG COMMENTARY: ABC brought the NFL to prime time on television in 1970 with the introduction to Monday Night Football….which featured the famous commentator crew of Frank Gifford, Howard Cosell and Don Meredith….all who became national celebrities in their tenure on MNF until 1983….when Cosell retired (except for 3 years that Meredith did spend from…

NFL – ESPN 1985 Monday Night Match Up – Raiders VS Chargers

DOG COMMENTARY: The 1985 Los Angeles Raiders improved upon their previous season’s output of 11–5 winning 12 games….as the team qualified for the playoffs for the fourth straight season by winning the AFC West Division….as Coach Tom Flores led the Raiders for a 7th season….while RB Marcus Allen earned the 1985 league MVP…..starting all 16 games and caught…

NFL – Special – Passport To Pasadena – Part 4 – Vikings & Raiders & Chargers & Rams

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Part 4 of the CBS special “Passport to Pasadena” focuses on the Minnesota Vikings with new quarterback Tommy Kramer…..the Raiders trying to get by with QB Ken Stabler’s injured elbow….the San Diego Chargers with “Air Coryell” and Dan Fouts…..followed by the L A Rams and QB Vince Ferragamo.

NFL – 1985 Monday Night Match Up – Oakland Raiders VS San Diego Chargers

DOG ASIDE: This particular 1985 Monday Night Match-Up between the Oakland Raiders and the San Diego Chargers….features a Raiders team that is playing without their starting quarterback, Jim Plumkett…..who is being replaced by Marc Wilson…..whereas the Chargers are led by Air Coryell….which defines the style of offense that San Diego employed under the tutelage of…