NFL – CBS Special – Passport To Pasedena – Preview Of 1979 Season – Part 1

DOG COMMENTARY: This CBS Sports Special previews the upcoming 1979 season in the NFL…..as hosted by Brett Musberger, Jane Kennedy and Irv Cross…..the then CBS Sunday commentator team.  As with sports commentators like Chris Berman, Bob Ley, Dick Vitale, Marv Albert, Greg Gumbel and Bob Costas….Musberger is still at the mike in 2016…..as these folks…

NFL – Highlights – 1985 All Pro Special Teams – Ron Brown & Nick Lowery

DOG ASIDE: Although the special teams players on an NFL team don’t get much notoriety or press coverage…..each team’s coaching staff knows how important the kicking and the return games are….I mean, just think about how many games you have seen where a kickoff or kickoff return…..or a punt and/or punt return…..have made a huge…

NFL – Special – Hardest Hits & Hardest Hitters – 1950s & 1960s

DOG COMMENTARY: Like the history of war….the history of the NFL….has shown the world that you cannot win with just strategy alone…..you must have strength…..that is why pro football players are eager for combat…..as they all love the taste for contact…..which means the hardest hitters who delivered the hardest hits just simply had a big…

NFL – Hardest Hits Hardest Hitters – Bears Dick Butkus & Giants Lawrence Taylor

DOG COMMENTARY: When Bone Daddy talks about the NFL from the 1960’s to the 1990’s…..he seems to always get around to the subject of the hardest hits and the hardest hitters he had seen….as two guys names that come up every time…Dick Butkus, linebacker for the Chicago Bears in the 60’s and 70’s…..and Lawrence Taylor…

NFL – Greatest Teams – 1967 Green Bay Packers – Part 1

DOG ASIDE: The 1967 Green Bay Packers season was their 48th season in the National Football League….which resulted in a 9–4–1 season record….and a victory in Super Bowl II.  The team 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 an…

NFL – Greatest QBs Ever – Minnesota Vikings Fran Tarkenton

DOG ASIDE: Francis Asbury “Fran” Tarkenton (born February 3, 1940) is a former NFL quarterback, television personality, and computer software executive.  He is best known for playing with the Minnesota Vikings and New York Giants….as well as serving as a commentator on Monday Night Football….and a co-host of That’s Incredible!. At the time of his…

NFL – Greatest QBs Ever – Archie Manning & Terry Bradshaw & Fran Tarkenton

DOG ASIDE: Elisha Archibald “Archie” Manning III (born May 19, 1949) is a former American football quarterback. He played professionally in the National Football League (NFL) for the New Orleans Saints from 1971 to 1982….and for short stints with the Houston Oilers and Minnesota Vikings.  In college, he played for the Ole Miss Rebels football…