NFL – Special – Super Bowl Rivalry – Steelers VS Cowboys – Super Bowls X & XIII

DOG COMMENTARY: Super Bowls X and XIII are considered still today after 50 Super Bowls…..to be two of the best games ever played in Super Bowl history….and certainly two of the most stirring games ever played.between two outstanding championship teams of the decade of the 1970’s…..as both were played at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena,…

NFL – Super Bowls Super Memories – Minnesota Vikings – 4 Super Bowl In The 1970s

DOG ASIDE: Between the years of 1970 and 1977, Coach Bud Grant of the Minnesota Vikings…..took his team to four (4) Super Bowls (SB IV, SB VIII, SB IX and SB XI)…..returning to Minnesota with 4 losses….for the Vikings have never been back to the Super Bowl since…..but during the 1970’s….when The Purple People Eaters…

NFL – Highlights – Super Bowl Memories – Pittsburgh Steelers VS Los Angeles Rams

DOG ASIDE: Super Bowl XIV was an American football game between the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Los Angeles Rams and the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Pittsburgh Steelers to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1979 season. The Steelers defeated the Rams by the score of 31–19….becoming the first team to win…

NFL – NBC Preview – Super Bowl XIII – Cowboys VS Steelers – Ground Game & Linebackers

DOG ASIDE Super Bowl XIII was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Pittsburgh Steelers and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Dallas Cowboys to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1978 season. The Steelers defeated the Cowboys by the score of 35–31. The game was played on January…

NFL – Special – The Decade Of The Fabulous Fifties – The Baltimore Colts

DOG COMMENTARY” It was sometime during 1958 that Bone Daddy and his dad and two brothers started a tradition around their household of watching pro football on Sunday afternoons after returning from church and having Sunday lunch at Midland’s favorite Chinese restaurant….the Blue Star Inn (another family tradition).  These were the early days of televised…

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

DOG ASIDE: John Madden and Pat Summerall sat at the top of the heap for NFL game sportscasters….as they formed a perfect combination of “color with emphasis” and “elegance and eloquence”….which was welcomed into the homes and hearts of American pro football fans all over the country….and their work on the All Madden Team was…

NFL – Special – Big Game America – Jim Thorpe & Johnny Blood & George Halas & Red Grange

DOG COMMENTARY: First of all, this video is narrated by Burt Lancaster….now that was a MAN….I mean, capital M A N….his looks and that voice…..from this lil ole Chiweenie’s perspective…I sure did like the man and his voice. Big Game America is a wonderful video piece regarding the development of the sport of pro football…..as…

NFL – Special – Road To Pasadena – Saints & Patriots & Steelers & Oilers

DOG ASIDE: In this video, the preview of the upcoming 1979 season in this special on the “Road to Pasadena”…..takes the fans to New Orleans led by QB Archie Manning and RB Chuck Muncie…..then to New England led by QB Steve Grogan….with the next stop being at the Pittsburgh Steelers training camp with QB Terry…

NFL – Special – Silver Season – Dallas Cowboys 25th Anniversary Season – Part 2

DOG ASIDE: Prior to the formation of the Dallas Cowboys….there had not been an NFL team south of Washington, D.C. since the Dallas Texans folded in 1952.  Oilman Clint Murchison Jr. had been trying to get an NFL expansion team in Dallas (as was Lamar Hunt – who ended up with an AFL franchise)….but George…